YVONNE Y. HO
United States Magistrate Judge, Southern District of Texas
Yvonne Ho was sworn in as a United States Magistrate Judge in March 2022. Before her appointment to the bench, Judge Ho was a partner at Bracewell LLP who practiced civil appellate law.
Judge Ho obtained a Bachelor of Music degree from Rice University and a Master of Music degree from the University of Southern California. She subsequently obtained a Juris Doctorate from the University of Houston Law Center, where she graduated summa cum laude and as valedictorian of her class. After law school, she served as a law clerk for both the Honorable Ewing Werlein, Jr. of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas, and for the Honorable Thomas M. Reavley of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.