Governor Abbott appoints Debra Ibarra Mayfield to the 190th District Court

“A proven and tested leader in Harris County, Judge Mayfield has defended the rights of children and families, devoted her career to elevating lives in the Hispanic community, and upheld the rule of law for the benefit of all Texans.  

Judge Mayfield’s legal career is a point of pride for Harris County and the State of Texas.”

Governor Greg Abbott


Get to Know Judge Mayfield

I am a two-time appointee of Governor Greg Abbott.  In 2017, Governor Abbott appointed me to serve in the 190th Civil District Court. I am an experienced trial judge, having served you as Judge of the 165th Civil District Court and County Court at Law No. 1, trying hundreds of cases to the jury and hundreds to the bench.  I am also a former in-house energy lawyer with the largest publicly traded partnership and provider of mid-stream energy services.  Also, I was a partner in a Houston civil defense firm, where I had an active statewide trial and appellate practice.  I am devoted to the community and to mentoring young women and men and am faithful to causes that provide such opportunity, devoting time to serving charitable boards.

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