TLRPAC Endorses Kristin Guiney for First Court of Appeals
FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION—October 31, 2023
Contact: Lucy Nashed
AUSTIN – Texans for Lawsuit Reform PAC (TLRPAC) today endorsed Judge Kristin M. Guiney of Houston for Place 8 on the First Court of Appeals, which covers Harris County and nine surrounding counties.
“Texas judges make critical decisions every day that impact our families and our freedoms, particularly on our intermediate appellate courts, which are often the last stop for some of the most consequential decisions affecting our state,” TLRPAC General Counsel Lee Parsley said. “Judge Kristin Guiney is a committed public servant who believes deeply in the rule of law. She has demonstrated fairness and efficiency throughout her time on the bench. TLRPAC is proud to endorse her.”
Guiney is presiding judge of the 183rd Criminal District Court. She previously served as judge of the 232nd and 179th Judicial District courts in Harris County, and in the Harris County District Attorney’s Office, prosecuting crimes ranging from DWIs, sexual assaults of children and capital murders. In her 22-year career, she has tried more than 90 cases to verdict as lead counsel.
Guiney received a bachelor’s degree from Emory University and a law degree from the University of Houston Law Center. She is board certified in criminal law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
TLRPAC is the political arm of Texans for Lawsuit Reform (TLR), the largest civil justice reform organization in Texas. TLR is a bipartisan, volunteer-led coalition with 16,300 supporters residing in more than 900 Texas communities and representing 1,255 different businesses, professions and trades.
For more information about TLRPAC, please visit www.tlrpac.com.
Pol. Adv. paid for by Texans for Lawsuit Reform PAC