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Northern District of Texas

Barbara M.G. Lynn, Chief Judge
Karen Mitchell, Clerk of Court

Swearing-In Schedule

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The Northern District of Texas is currently conducting telephonic swearing-in ceremonies in the Dallas Division.
Please contact the attorney admissions clerk at 214-753-2190 for more information.

Chief Judge Lynn By appointment only.
Email the Court Coordinator at to set up an appointment.
214-753-2420 Dallas
Judge Lindsay 1st, 3rd and 5th Mondays at 1:30 p.m., by appointment only. 214-753-2365 Dallas
Judge Godbey Mondays by appointment only. 214-753-2700 Dallas
Judge Kinkeade Not accepting any swearing in appointments at this time. 214-753-2720 Dallas
Judge Boyle Thursdays at 1:30 p.m., by appointment only.
Email the Court Coordinator at to set up an appointment.
214-753-2748 Dallas
Judge O'Connor No appointments at this time. 817-850-6788 Ft. Worth
Judge Scholer By appointment only.
Call or email the Courtr Coordinator at to set up an appointment.
214-753-2291 Dallas
Judge Kacsmaryk By appointment only.
Email the Court Coordinator to set up an appointment.
806-468-3822 Amarillo
Judge Pittman By appointment only. 817-850-6656 Ft. Worth
Judge Hendrix Mondays at 9:00 a.m., by appointment only.
Arrive in the district court courtroom at 8:45 a.m. with completed paperwork.
806-472-1925 Lubbock
Judge Brown Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m., by appointment only.
Email the Court Coordinator at to set up an appointment.
Senior Judge Fish Tuesdays at 1:45 p.m., by appointment only. 214-753-2310 Dallas
Senior Judge Fitzwater Attorney admissions will not be held until further notice. 214-753-2333 Dallas
Senior Judge Cummings By appointment only. 806-472-1922 Lubbock
Senior Judge McBryde By appointment only. 817-850-6650 Ft. Worth
Senior Judge Means By appointment only. 817-850-6670 Ft. Worth