Judge Will Ward, County Court at Law Five

Judge Will Ward at his swearing in ceremony

Will Ward was appointed County Court at Law #5 judge on August 30, 2022 and took his oath of office on October 3rd.  County Court at Law #5 was approved during the 2021 legislative session and became effective October 1st, 2022.

Prior to his appointment, Judge Ward served as a Williamson County Assistant District Attorney for six years and a Brazos County Assistant District Attorney for four years.  He attended Texas Tech School of Law on the Post-9/11 GI Bill after ten years of service as a combat engineer officer in the United States Marine Corps.  Judge Ward is a 1996 high school graduate of Mineral Wells, Texas and a 2000 graduate of the Virginia Military Institute.  He lives in Georgetown with his wife, Amberly, and loyal attack-dog, Scout.