Contact Justice Court 5-1

Phone: (713) 274-8700
Civil Department E-Fax: (713) 437-5756
Criminal Department E-Fax: (713) 437-4139
Juror E-Fax: (713) 437-8553

For wedding information please call 713-274-8741


Email: MyJP51@jp.hctx.net

Staff Directory

Mariana Carpelino
Chief Clerk

Sheritta Johnson
Civil Assistant Chief Clerk

Evette Fonseca
Criminal and Civil Assistant Chief Clerk

Lisa Jefferson
Criminal Assistant Chief Clerk

John Karfaridis
Criminal Supervisor

Marlene Simpson
Criminal Supervisor

Melissa Perez
Civil Supervisor

Alejandra Tenorio
Financial Supervisor
Honorable Israel B. García, Jr., and Mariana Carpelino, Chief Clerk.
Executive Staff Starting from the left: Lisa Jefferson, Mariana Carpelino, Alejandra Tenorio, Evette Fonseca, Melissa Perez, John Karfaridis, Marlene Simpson
Full Court staff for Justice of the Peace 5-1

Chief Clerk:
Mariana Carpelino
Mariana Carpelino became Chief Clerk for Justice of the Peace Precinct 5 Place 1 in June, 2021, and has served in Harris County since 2013.