JUDGE HAWKINS WILL KEEP HARRIS COUNTY MOVING FORWARD
Kristen Brauchle Hawkins believes in fairness and access to justice. For the last 16 years she has represented corporations, doctors, small-business owners, and individuals. She was appointed Harris County Tax Master in 2010 and presides over Tax Court once a week. On the bench she ensures that tax payers have every opportunity to be heard and manages a docket of approximately 6,000 cases. Kristen also founded her own firm and understands the challenges business owners face balancing their clients’ needs and managing employees.
Kristen attended Alief Hastings High School, the University of Texas at Austin, and graduated magna cum laude from South Texas College of Law.