Law Library

Our Mission

The Law Library of Hidalgo County serves the legal research needs of the Hidalgo County community and the general public and help the courts advance fairness and equality in the judicial system. 

The Law Library is funded by a combination of court filing fees and user service fees. The Law Library receives direction and guidance from the Hidalgo County Commissioners and the Law Library Committee.

The content of this website is for informational purposes only. It is not a substitute for the advice of an attorney.

Even though the federal Covid-19 PHE has ended as of May 11th, 2023, the Hidalgo County Law Library is requiring all patrons to follow state and county safety guidelines. PATRONS ARE RECOMMENDED TO WEAR FACE MASKS AND MAINTAIN A SOCIAL DISTANCE OF 6 FEET WHEN VISITING THE LAW LIBRARY. Please visit the Hidalgo County Covid-19 webpage for more information.
Local information on the Monkeypox Virus is available here

For Lawyer Referral Services, you may contact The State Bar of Texas at 1-800-252-9690.

For problems with an attorney (resolve a dispute or grievance information), click here.

Committee Members

  • Judge Fidencio M. Guerra, Jr. – Chairman
  • Attorney Joseph A. Connors, III
  • Attorney John Skaggs
  • Attorney Jose Antonio Gomez
  • Attorney Sharon Almaguer
  • Attorney Frank Sabo
  • Attorney Matt Richter
  • Attorney Jose Ozuna