Job descriptionThe 2nd District Court of Appeals has seven-members. It is one of the 14 appeals courts in Texas. Term is six years.
  • Reviews cases that are appealed from district and county courts, including civil and criminal cases, but not death penalty cases.

Note: Civil law deals with behavior that injures an individual or other private party, such as a corporation. Criminal law deals with behavior that is an offense against the public, society, or the state – even if the victim is an individual.
Annual salary$169,400