Governor Abbott Appoints Wheless Presiding Judge Of The First Administrative Judicial Region

March 16, 2018 | Austin, Texas | Appointment

Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Ray Wheless as presiding judge of the First Administrative Judicial Region for a term set to expire four years from the date of qualification.

Ray Wheless of Allen is judge of the 366th District Court. He is the chair of the Specialty Courts Advisory Council and the immediate past president of the Texas Association of Specialty Courts. He is certified in Criminal Law, Civil Trial Law, and Personal Injury Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Wheless received a Bachelor of Business Administration from California State University, San Bernardino, and a Juris Doctor degree from The University of Texas School of Law.