Due to inclement weather, Dallas County offices (all non-essential employees), the Courts, and Jury Services will be CLOSED on February 1.

Biography: The Honorable Brenda Hull Thompson

Presiding Judge of the Dallas County Probate Court
Presiding Probate Judge for all Dallas County Probate Courts
Local Administrative Statutory Probate Court Judge for Dallas County Probate Courts


Juris Doctorate, Georgetown University, Washington, D. C.

Master of Arts, Boston University, Boston, MA

Bachelor of Science, University of Maryland, College Park, MD

Prior Professional:

Law Offices of Brenda Hull Thompson (1982 to 2010) - General civil practice in areas including probate, family, contracts, personal injury, juvenile, and small business issues

Brenda Hull Thompson Mediation Services (1989 to 2010) - Mediation of civil disputes and conflict resolution services

Adjunct Professor, Texas Wesleyan School of Law (1992 to 1994) - Instructor for mediation and arbitration courses

Panel Member, U. S. Arbitration and Mediation – Southwest office (1991-1995)

Judge Thompson is active with the Dallas Bar Association, J. L. Turner Legal Society, Legal Services of North Texas, Dallas Women Lawyer’s Association and many other local organizations.

Member of the Texas College of Probate Judges and National College of Probate Judges.