Donna Lowe  
82nd District Court
Title: Court Administrator/Court Clerk/Magistrate


Court Administrators and Court Clerks manage all administrative functions of the Court. Directs staff responsible for processing of traffic, civil, and criminal cases; providing court security and fulfilling other non-judicial functions. Responsible for personnel management, fiscal management, caseflow management, jury utilization, research and planning, facilities management, and other important administrative functions. Magistrates serve in a quasi-judicial capacity as prescribed by statute and court rule, and as authorized by the judge. Conducts arraignments on misdemeanor and felony matters, issues arrest and search warrants, and sets bond; performs civil wedding ceremonies. Magistrates may, at the direction of the chief judge, perform other duties allowed by statute. 

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