Applications and Forms

Download the Appointment Application

Choose the document format that best matches your computer system. Be sure to download the guide as well [91KB PDF].

Attorney Releases and Judicial Application

All attorneys must complete the “State Bar and Judicial Conduct Release” prior to appointment. The Judicial Questionnaire must be completed for consideration of appointment to the Texas Judiciary. An Appointment Application (available above) must also be submitted, along with a resume and photograph.

Appointee Forms

The following forms and instructions are for use by individuals who have been appointed by the Governor. The forms are provided by the Secretary of State. Please note that the Oath of Office cannot be taken until the Statement of Officer is received by the Secretary of State.