Democratic Judge Gisela Triana is running for Texas Supreme Court Place 8 against Republican Brett Busby. Busby nominated to the Texas Supreme Court by Governor Greg Abbott in 2019 and confirmed by the Texas Senate, previously, served as a Justice of the Fourteenth Court of Appeals of Texas. Judge Triana won the Democratic Primary with 72.0% of the vote against Peter Kelly.
“Justice Gisela Triana has over 24 years of experience on the Judicial Bench. Before serving on the Appellate Court, Justice Triana served on every level of the Texas trial courts. Her exceptional experience makes her uniquely qualified to bring fairness and balance to the Texas Supreme Court.”
“As a Justice on the Third Court of Appeals, Justice Triana helps resolve complex legal matters that reach the Third Court from multiple areas. Before being chosen for the Third Court of Appeals, Justice Triana served as Judge of the 200th Judicial District Court of Texas, where she presided over hundreds of cases involving complex civil matters.”
“Justice Triana is known for being fair, deliberate, courteous, and for her willingness to listen to all sides of a case. With 24 years on the bench and a reputation for fairness, Justice Triana will bring the best of our legal system to the Texas Supreme Court.” – Judge Gisela Triana for Texas Supreme Court Campaign”
Judge Triana has been endorsed by The Austin Chronicle, the Houston Lawyers Association, Texas Speaker Pro Tem Joe Moody, the Mexican American Legislative Caucus chair Rep. Rafael Anchia, the House Democratic Campaign Committee Chair Rep. Celia Israel, and more.
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