HELPING YOU PLAN YOUR DAY

If you want a true professional, one who has performed almost every type of wedding ceremony imaginable, Judge Jon Wisser is here to help.

RESUME

 

EDUCATION
  • University of Texas at Austin B.A.
  • University of Texas School of Law J.D.
  • National Judicial College Graduate
COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
  • Founder Lions Club, Past President
  • Jester Estates Homeowners Association
  • South Austin Civic Club, Past President
  • Austin Runner’s Club
MILITARY SERVICE
  • 2nd Armored Division, Ft. Hood, Tx.
  • 1st Infantry Division, Lai Khe, Vietnam
  • Retired from army as a captain
LEGAL WORK
  • Senior District Court Judge 2006-Present
  • Criminal Prosecutor for Travis County 1972-75
  • Justice of the Peace, Pct. 3, Travis County, 1975-77
  • Part-time Private Law Practice 1972-77
  • Judge, County Court-at-Law, Travis County, 1977-82
  • Judge, District Court of Travis County, 1982-2006
  • Travis County Bail Bond Board, Chairman, 1977-2006
  • Travis County Juvenile Board, 1982-2006
  • Former Administrative Judge for Travis County Criminal Courts
  • District Courts’ Representative on Community Justice Council
  • Criminal District Court’s Member of Jail Overcrowding Task Force
NOTEWORTHY CONTRIBUTIONS TO CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM
  • Designed and implemented felony court-appointed attorney system in Travis County
  • Designed and established Drug Diversion Court (SHORT Program)
  • Designed and established Child Abuse Impact Court Program
  • Assisted in establishing Probation’s Department Alcohol Treatment Program (SMART)
  • Established Criminal Court’s Administration Office
  • Created Travis County’s Criminal Magistrate Court