Judge Jeremy Brown

Judge Jeremy L. Brown was sworn in as Presiding Judge of Harris County Justice of the Peace Court (Precinct 7-1) on November 16, 2018.

Judge Brown was born and raised in the South Acres community in the Southside of Houston, Texas. He is a graduate of Morehouse College and the University of Oklahoma Law School.

After law school, Judge Brown worked at a private law practice that focused on criminal and family law. After his time in private practice, he worked for Houston City Council Member, an agenda policy advisor. As the District Director and legislative aide for a State Senator, he led community outreach efforts and worked on policies to expand access to voting rights and ensure a fairer criminal justice system. Before taking the bench, he was an advisor of strategic initiatives and community engagement coordinator for Harris County Precinct 1.

He is active in several civic groups and organizations and is a longtime member of Jones Memorial United Methodist Church.