Texas Commission on Judicial Selection


The Texas Commission on Judicial Selection consists of 15 members. Four members are appointed each by the Governor, Lt. Governor, and Speaker of the House with one appointment each by the Supreme Court of Texas, the Court of Criminal Appeals, and the State Bar of Texas.


Mr. David Beck, Attorney

Legislative Members

Hon. Brian Birdwell, Senator
Hon. Juan “Chuy” Hinojosa, Senator
Hon. Joan Huffman, Senator
Hon. Robert Nichols, Senator

Hon. Todd Hunter, Representative
Hon. Brooks Landgraf, Representative
Hon. Ina Minjarez, Representative
Hon. Carl Sherman, Representative

Citizen Members

Mr. Charles “Chip” Babcock, IV, Attorney
Hon. Martha Hill Jamison, (Ret.)
Hon. Wallace Jefferson, (Ret.)
Ms. Lynne Liberato, Attorney
Mr. David Oliveira, Attorney
Hon. Thomas Phillips, (Ret.)