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Brownsville Division

ADDRESS, HOURS, SECURITY and ELECTRONIC DEVICE POLICY
Location:

Reynaldo G. Garza-Filemon B. Vela
United States Courthouse
600 E. Harrison St.
Brownsville, TX 78520

Correspondence:

David J. Bradley
Clerk of Court
600 E. Harrison St., #101
Brownsville, TX 78520

Hours:

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday - Friday

Deputy-in-Charge:

Rosy D’Venturi
Deputy-In-Charge
956-548-2500

Counties:

Cameron and Willacy

Holidays:

New Years Day, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day,
Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day

Security and Electronic Device Policy

Government issued photo identification required to enter the Courthouse.
Cell phones, laptops and other wireless devices are not allowed in the courthouse without judicial approval.  The CSOs will only store a wireless device if the person is unable to return it to their vehicle.
Broadcasting, televising, recording, or photographing is not allowed anywhere in the courthouse without a presiding judge's authorization.

CONTACTS
Clerk of Court:

Civil 956-548-2500
Criminal 956-548-2528
Jury Clerk 956-548-2508
Juror Information only 800-582-9109
Court Interpreters 956-982-9770
After Hours Emergencies 956-509-9243

District Judges:

Andrew S. Hanen 956-548-2591
Case Manager: Cristina Sustaeta 956-548-2629

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Rolando Olvera  956-548-2595
Case Manager: Sandra Espinoza 956-982-9685

Hilda G. Tagle (Senior Judge) 956-548-2510
Case Manager: Stella Cavazos 956-548-2628

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Bankruptcy Judges:
when in Brownsville 956-548-2597

Marvin Isgur 713-250-5639
Case Manager: Anita Dolezel 713-250-5421

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Eduardo V. Rodriguez 956-928-7080 
Case Manager: Jeannie Chavez 956-928-7082

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Magistrate Judges:

Ronald G. Morgan 956-548-2570
Case Manager: Bertha Vasquez 956-982-9657

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Ignacio Torteya, III 956-548-2564
Case Manager: Sally Garcia 956-982-9659

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OTHER AGENCIES
Federal Public Defender 956-548-2573
U.S. Attorney 956-548-2554
U.S. Marshal 956-548-2519
U.S. Pretrial Services 956-548-2667
U.S. Probation 956-548-2522