Municipal Court Location:
555 Walnut Street
Abilene, Texas 79601
The Court is located on the first floor of City Hall. Parking is available on Walnut Street and on the East Side of the building, you will find visitors parking spaces. The building is accessible for the physically challenged.

Mailing Address:
Abilene Municipal Court
P.O. Box 60
Abilene, Texas 79604 - 0060

Court Administration:

Judge: Honorable Keith A. Barton
Court Administrator: Melissa Strickland




Court Office Phone and Fax Numbers:

Court Office (325) 676-6333
Court Fax (325) 676-6286




Hours of Operation:


Monday through Friday
8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Excluding City Holidays



City Holidays:
New Years Day
Martin Luther King Day
Memorial Day
Fourth of July
Labor Day
Thanksgiving Day
Day after Thanksgiving
Christmas Day

Judge's Walk-in Hours:
8:00 A.M. until 9:30 A.M.
2:30 P.M. until 4:30 P.M.
You do not need an appointment to see the Judge; however in order to not be inconvenienced please call the court office at (325) 676-6333 to ascertain the availability of the judge at the time you wish to make your appearance

** PLEASE NOTE:
The Abilene Municipal Court Does Not Provide or Give Legal Advice.


If you decide to appear in person, your appearance should NOT be made before 24 hours following issuance of the citation. This allows the court to process the citation and make it available at your appearance.

A telephone call DOES NOT constitute an appearance.

Continuances ARE NOT granted by telephone.