Gloria A. Martinez
Bexar County District Clerk

Phone: 210-335-2113

Main Downtown Location
Paul Elizondo Tower
101 W Nueva, Suite 217
San Antonio, TX 78205-3411
All mail should be directed to this address

Gloria A. Martinez - District Clerk

Contact Our Offices

  1. OfficePhone Number
    District Clerk - Main Office Location (Downtown)210-335-2113
    Records Office210-335-2653
    Magistrates Office210-335-6111
    Finance Section Office210-335-2617
    Criminal Section Office210-335-2591

Downtown - Main Location

Paul Elizondo Tower
101 W Nueva, Suite 217
San Antonio, TX 78205-3411  

All mail should be directed to this address

Tejeda Juvenile Justice Center

235 E. Mitchell
San Antonio, TX 78210 

Records & Training Center

232 Iowa St
San Antonio, TX 78210

This facility requires an appointment

Bexar County Central Magistrate

200 N Comal
South Tower
San Antonio, TX 78207 

Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Forms & Information

About our Offices

Central Magistration

The Central Magistrate Division, located in the Bexar County Jail, processes all arrests made within Bexar County that are Class B or Higher.

Civil Operations

The Civil Operations Division accepts all new suits and subsequent filings for civil and some family-related matters filed in the Bexar County District Courts.

Criminal Operations

Criminal Operations Division files all felony indictments, issues subpoenas, sets the case for the first settings and processes all criminal appeals and post-conviction writs. Additionally, this Division serves as clerk of the court for all Bexar County Criminal District Courts.

Civil Courts

The Civil Courts Division is responsible for maintaining the civil courts' daily non-jury dockets on all civil and family matters.

Finance Section

The Finance Division maintains the Court Registry. This includes monies deposited from lawsuits, cash bonds, cash bail bonds, and any other funds tendered to the clerk for deposit. The department also issues demand notices for costs and collect fees.


This Division files all petitions for Juvenile Delinquent Conduct and Children in Need of Supervision, issues subpoenas, set cases for hearing, and prepares the appeals on these cases. They also file Applications for Sealing of Juvenile Records and Applications for Restricted Access.


The Bexar County District Clerk's Office is a certified U.S Passport processing center. We accept walkins Monday-Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm in our Finance Department.

Records and Archives

The Records Division answers public inquiries as to the status and disposition of civil cases filed in this office, while the Archives section maintains all historical documents for the District Clerk's Office.