Aurora Martinez Jones

459th District Judge, State of Texas, TX

Aurora Martinez Jones is an Associate Judge in Travis County presiding over the Family Drug Treatment Court and Child Protective Services dockets. The daughter of immigrants, she grew up in La Porte, Texas before coming to Austin to attend the University of Texas for both undergraduate and law school after which she founded her own firm focused on family and civil law. Judge Martinez Jones is a certified Child Welfare specialist and serves her community as chair-elect of the Texas Children’s Justice Act Task Force, board member of the Travis County Women Lawyer’s Foundation, and board member of Girls Empowerment Network.