Search online Contract court records for free in Harris County Justice Courts by case number, case name, party, attorney, judge, docket entry, and more. Filter cases further by date of filing, case type, party type, party representation, and more.
With UniCourt, you can access Contract cases online in Harris County Justice Courts , find latest docket information, view case summary, check case status, download court documents, as well as track cases and get alerts on new case updates and access Harris County Justice Courts - Contract cases with Enterprise APIs. UniCourt also allows you to lookup Forfeiture, Civil Right, Tax, Other, Small Claim, Property, Labor and other cases in Harris County Justice Courts, Texas.
A contract lawsuit in the Harris County Justice Courts is a civil action involving no more than $20,000 (or $10,000 if the case was filed prior to September 1, 2020). The plaintiff is required to prove the existence of: (1) a valid contract, (2) performance or tendered performance by the plaintiff, (3) material breach by the defendant, (4) and damages suffered by the plaintiff as a result of material breach. Types of contract lawsuits filed in the Harris County Justice Courts include cases of professional negligence, debt collection, security, business, business governance, the Miller Act, and student loan collection cases.
In 2021, the Harris County Justice Courts saw 59,475 contract cases filed, which decreased to 45,560 cases in 2022. All of the contract cases filed in the Harris County JP Courts during these years were debt collection cases.
In 2022, the top five Plaintiff’s Attorneys for contract cases in the Harris County Justice Courts were Matthew W. Cooper and Jacob N. Misemer of The Law Office of Laurel Scott, PLLC; David E. Kirkendall of the Law Office of David E. Kirkendall; Janet B. Turay of Javitch Block, LLC; and Michael A. Moss of Moss Law Firm, PC.
The top five Defense Attorneys in 2022 were Michael W. Weston of Weston Legal, PLLC; David A. Fernandez of the Law Office of David A. Fernandez PC; Jonathon C. Johnson of Johnson & Bryan; James B. Heston of The Heston Law Firm, PC; and Daniel J. Ciment of Ciment Law Firm, PLLC.
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Each day, UniCourt collects all of the newly filed civil and criminal cases in the Harris County Justice Courts and lets you search through those new case filings in our CrowdSourced Library™. UniCourt gives you the ability to track state court litigation and get real-time case alerts sent directly to your inbox. Further, UniCourt allows you to download court documents on-demand without ever having to login to a government court database, and provides unlimited access to download millions of free state and federal court documents in our CrowdSourced Library™.
In addition to the Harris County Justice Courts, UniCourt provides you with access to other state courts across Texas, including many of the largest counties across the state, such as the Dallas County Texas Courts, the Travis County Courts, the Tarrant County Courts, the Collin County Courts, and the Denton County Courts.
UniCourt also gives you access to court records for all federal courts across the state of Texas, including the federal courts with jurisdiction over Harris County: the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.
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