PLEASE CONTACT THE COURT FOR ANY QUESTIONS REGARDING YOUR COURT APPEARANCE
The Lago Vista Municipal Court of Record will resume in-person hearings and jury trials.
Safety precautions remain in effect to protect defendants, attorneys, court personnel, witnesses, jurors, and city staff from potential exposure to COVID-19.
You will not be permitted to enter the courtroom unless you are wearing a face covering. If you do not have one the court will provide one for you. If you feel feverish, or show signs or symptoms of COVID-19, you will not be permitted to enter the court room. Please contact the court at 512.267.9419 if you have concerns, your court notice will provide detailed instructions.
Please familiarize yourself with the following:
COURT PROCEDURES RELATED TO COVID-19
COVID-19 HEALTH AND SAFETY MEASURES
The Lago Vista Municipal Court has jurisdiction over all matters, including offenses and issues provided by state law, and all other matters that are not inconsistent with state law.
The City Manager appoints the Municipal Judge and any Associate Municipal Judges, provided they are approved by City Council. Compensation for the Municipal Judge and any Associate Judges is also set by the City Manager and approved by Council.
In addition, the Lago Vista City Manager appoints the Court Clerk and any deputies. The Court Clerk and deputies work to administer oaths and affidavits, make certificates, affix the court seal, and perform duties authorized by state law, ordinance, or directed by the city manager.
To access the March 23, 2021 court docket. Click here
Presiding Judge: Jay Caballero
Associate Judge: Jarrod Smith
Prosecutor: Erin Selvera
Robin Smith, Court Administrator