District Attorney

Civil Division

In addition to the prosecution of criminal offenses the Criminal District Attorney's Office also has a Civil Division that serves as the legal counsel to Denton County. The Division advises the Denton County Commissioners Court, elected officials and department heads on legal issues and represents the County and its representatives in Federal and State court.


All Personnel Can Be Reached At (940) 349-2750, Or Click Name For E-Mail

John Feldt
Chief of Civil Division
(940) 349-2759

Moira Schilke
Civil Attorney I
(940) 349-2711

Claire Yancey
Civil Attorney II
(940) 349-2755

Bill Schultz
Civil Attorney II – Public Information
(940) 349-2621

Matt Shovlin
Civil Attorney II
(940) 349-2717

Linda Puckett
Civil Attorney II
(940) 349-2678

Heather Walker
Senior Paralegal
(940) 349-2754

Lakesha Bell
Senior Paralegal
(940) 349-2753

Daphina Park
Senior Paralegal
(940) 349-2758

Wendy Callen
Administrative Specialist
(940) 349-2712

Nancy West
Administrative Specialist
(940) 349-2757


Denton County Courts Building
1450 East McKinney Street
Suite 3100
Denton, TX 76209-4524

Mary Miller
Civil Attorney II – Counsel to the Sheriff
(940) 349-2391

Julia Christman
Senior Paralegal
(940) 349-2390


Law Enforcement Center
127 North Woodrow Lane
Denton, TX 76205-6325