E-Filing in civil cases is mandatory. E-filing in criminal cases is permissive. Please ensure you have indicated your e-service email address in the system, this is different than your correspondence email address.

Pro Se Litigant (Self Representation)

We suggest you hire an attorney, however, if you choose to represent yourself in court, you can now create and file many court forms using the E-FileTexas Self-Help website. This website can help you prepare legal documents. You will be guided through a series of questions, and your answers will help automatically prepare and file your court forms online. Get started by visiting E-File Texas' Website.

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