Eleventh Court of Appeals
The Chief position is currently vacant.
Justice Mike Willson was elected to the 11th Court of Appeals in 2012 and initially took office by Governor Perry’s appointment on November 30, 2012. Justice Willson lives in Midland and Abilene. Before joining the Court, Justice Willson had a trial and appellate practice as a shareholder at Cotton, Bledsoe, Tighe and Dawson, P.C. in Midland. Before that, he was a... Read more
Justice John Bailey was appointed by Governor Rick Perry in October 2013 to succeed Justice Terry McCall as a Justice on the Eleventh Court of Appeals. Justice Bailey is a native of Cisco. He graduated from Cisco High School in 1985 as the valedictorian of his class. Justice Bailey subsequently attended Cisco Junior College, graduating with an Associate of Arts degree... Read more