101st Judicial District Court

Hon. Martin ’Marty’ Lowy, Presiding

George L. Allen, Sr. Courts Building – 600 Commerce Street, 6th Floor West, Dallas, TX 75202
Court Phone: (214) 653-6937
E-mail: jmckinnon@dallascourts.org


Judge Lowy was elected to the 101st District Court in November, 2006 and has served as Judge since January 1, 2007.

Judge Lowy was born in 1950 in Baltimore, Maryland.  He received his Bachelor of Arts degree with high honors from Michigan State University in 1973 and his Juris Doctor degree magna cum laude from Southern Methodist University School of Law in 1979.  Judge Lowy was licensed to practice law in 1979, has been Board Certified in Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization since 1988, and is a member of the College of the State Bar of Texas.

For the first 18 years of his legal career, Judge Lowy practiced civil litigation with several small law firms and as a sole practitioner.  From November, 1997 until taking the bench, he served as in-house litigation counsel for the Texas division of a major bank.

Judge Lowy has served as chair of numerous committees and sections of the Dallas Bar Association and was selected to serve as the Judicial At-Large member of the DBA Board of Directors for 2008.  He is a fellow of the Dallas Bar Foundation and the Texas Bar Foundation.  Since 2000, Judge Lowy has appeared almost every year in Bar None, the annual variety show produced by the Dallas Bar Association and Dallas Bar Foundation to benefit the Sarah T. Hughes Diversity Scholarships at the SMU Dedman School of Law.