Second Court of Appeals
Filing Docketing Statements
UPDATE: The Civil Docketing Statement can now be e-signed using the free Adobe Acrobat Reader DC. Once e-signed, the Civil document is ready to be e-filed without printing to PDF.
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC links
The Criminal Docketing Statement must still be prepared for filing using the instructions below.
After completing the Criminal Docketing Statement, in order to create a PDF suitable for electronic filing you must print to a PDF file. If you don't have Adobe Acrobat Pro DC, free software is available to Print to PDF, including CutePDF for PC and PDFwriter for Mac.Adobe Acrobat Users:
• When printing, select “Adobe PDF” as your printer destination; you will be prompted to save the file.
If you don't have Adobe Acrobat, free software is available to Print to PDF, examples include:
• CutePDF for PC, when printing select "CutePDF Writer"
(install both the writer and the converter)
• PDF Writer for MAC, when printing select "PDFWriter"
Trial Court's Certification of Defendant's Right of Appeal, Rule 25.2(d).
(Revised October 2011)