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1ST COURT OF APPEALS

Chief Justice

There are no Other Official Candidates for this Office

Jim L. Peacock
(D) – Houston

sherry radack

Sherry J. Radack*
(R) – Houston

PARTY AFFILIATION

Democrat

Republican

CURRENT OCCUPATION

Current Job
Organization

Since…
(term expires…

Chief Justice of the Texas First District Court of Appeals

Since 2004
(term expires 12/31/16)

UNDERGRAD SCHOOL/YEAR

Degree
School
Year

Bachelor’s
Rice
Year

JURIS DOCTOR

Degree
School
Year

Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)
University of Houston School of Law
1981

YEAR OF STATE BAR LICENSURE

YEAR

1981

JUDICIAL EXPERIENCE – APPELLATE

  • Appellate Judicial Experience
  • First Court of Appeals since 2001

JUDICIAL EXPERIENCE – OTHER

  • Other Judicial Experience
  • Harris County Civil District Judge 1998-2001

LEGAL EXPERIENCE – NONJUDICIAL

  • Legal Experience – Non-Judicial
  • Bracewell and Patterson- civil trial work (specifically contracts, products liability, and claims of insurance fraud)

ADMITTED

  • Courts Admitted To
  • Federal:
    Texas Eastern District Court
    Texas Northern District Court
    Texas Southern District/Bankruptcy Court
    Texas Western District Court
  • Other States Licensed:
    District Of Columbia

JUDICAL/LEGAL HONORS

  • Judicial/Legal Honors
  • Texas Judicial Council, The Task Force on Indigent Defense, Appellate Section of the State Bar of Texas, Texas Council of Intermediate Appellate Court Chiefs

PRIOR ELECTION(S) RESULTS

SEAT, DATE, PERCENTAGE

SEAT, DATE, PERCENTAGE

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

Board Certifications

Board Certifications

MOST RECENT BAR POLL RESULTS

# of #

Bar Poll:896 of 1508(59.4%)

KEY ENDORSEMENTS

  • Key Endorsements
  • Key Endorsements

JUDICIAL PHILOSOPHY

Judicial Philosophy

Judicial Philosophy

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