Williamson County Justice Center

368th District Court Judge
405 M.L.K. Street
Georgetown, TX 78626
(512) 943-1368
Fax: (512) 943-1285
Case Transfers to the 480th District Court
368th District Court Judge Rick J. Kennon

Judge Rick KennonOn October 7, 2013, Governor Rick Perry appointed Rick Kennon as judge of the 368th District Court and was sworn in on November 1, 2013.

Prior to being appointed as Judge, Rick Kennon was a trial attorney for 29 years. He started as a prosecutor in 1985 in Travis County and then worked as an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Texas. When he first went into private practice, he concentrated on criminal defense work for 8-9 years representing clients charged with both misdemeanors and felonies. Rick also has extensive civil trial experience. He has handled numerous jury trials for both plaintiffs and defendant and understands the issues that both parties and attorneys experience when presenting their cases before a jury. At one point in his career, he tried 14 jury trials in an 18 month time period. Rick also represented clients in family law cases for approximately 10 years prior to being appointed as judge.

Rick was born and raised in the rural town of Cleburne, Texas. He graduated from Baylor University in 1981 with a degree in Education and Texas Tech School of Law in 1984.

Rick resides in Georgetown. He has two (2) grown sons, Alex and Jacob. He is an active member of Gateway Church.