Help for Self-Represented Litigants
Listed below are several sources of information for persons who do not have a lawyer. The information is not legal advice an does not take the place of talking to a lawyer.
If there are any questions related to the information on this webpage, please contact our office at 254.933.5183 or JP1@bellcounty.texas.gov.
- Texas Court Help - Videos and other information in English and Spanish about going through the court system, including information about how to find a lawyer, where to find forms, and how to get ready to go to court. The website is http://www.texascourthelp.org.
- Texas Law Help - Information about different areas of the law for people who are handling their own simple civil legal matter. It also has a Chat service that allows the user to chat with someone who can help. The website is https://www.texaslawhelp.org.
- Texas State Law Library - The State Law Library website has Self-Help information, forms, and links. Its Ask a Librarian feature allows users to get legal information from a librarian by email. The website is https://www.sll.texas.gov.
- Texas Justice Court Training Center (TJCTC) - Contains resources for case information packets designed to help self-represented litigants understand court processes. Listed below are the current packets available. The website address is https://www.tjctc.org/SRL.