Judge Angie Juarez Barill is a native El Pasoan and has been married for 35 years to Patrick R. Barill. She has two daughters: Ashley and Lisa, and son-in-law, Erick.


  • Presently pursuing in Masters Degree in Judicial Studies

  • National Judicial College in Reno, Nevada

  • Graduate of Thurgood Marshall School of Law/TSU-Doctorate of Jurisprudence

  • University of Texas at El Paso-Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice


  • State District Judge-346th, 2005 to present: felony criminal docket, civil docket and

  • El Paso Veterans Treatment Court Program- August 2012 to present

  • Municipal Court Judge/Magistrate  from 1993-2003

  • Sole Practitioner, (civil, criminal, juvenile and family)1997-2004

  • Partner with Dunbar, Barill and Crowley Law Firm: 1993-1997

  • Assistant part-time City Prosecutor with Municipal Court: 1990-1992

  • Associate with Christie, Berry and Dunbar Law Firm: 1989-1992

  • Adjunct UTEP Professor: 1990-1991

Community Involvement and Notable Achievements

  • 17th Annual Hispanic Heritage Mentor Award El Paso Community College-October 2018

  • President’s Award from the El Paso Bar Association – April 2018

  • Patriotism Award from the Texas Veterans Commission for outstanding work with the El Paso Veterans Treatment Court Program – September 2015

  • Congressional Recognition, Congressman Beto O’Rourke, for her support of the Veterans in the community as Judge of the El Paso Veterans Court Program – June 17, 2015

  • Recipient of the Outstanding Achievement in Legal Service Award from the Civil Project Paso del Norte Rights - October 31, 2014

  • 6th Annual Diamond Award, from the El Paso Community College Diversity Programs in appreciation for contribution – March 5, 2014

  • MABA Award for Inspiring Generosity for Judge Barill and the El Paso Veterans Court Program - 2014

  • Special Recognition for outstanding support for Veterans from the El Paso Veterans and Riders Association – 2014

  • Outstanding Jurist Award by the El Paso Chapter of American Board of Trial             Advocates – December 2013

  • Recipient Outstanding Achievement from 1st Armored Division / Old Ironside Association 2012

  • Recognition by the Vietnam Veterans of America Ch. 574. Jan. 2011

  • Recognition Certificate of Leadership by El Paso Black Democrats, Feb. 2009

  • Certificate from the Texas College of Judicial Studies: Criminal & Civil Law

Professional Affiliation and Board Memberships

  • Member of the Texas Association of District Judges

  • Founding Member of the LSPI Advisory Board -Law School Preparation Institute at the University of Texas at El Paso

  • El Paso Bar Association Member

  • Women's Bar Association Member

  • Former Law Library Board Committee Member


  • Appointed by Chief Justice Wallace B. Jefferson, Supreme Court of Texas assigned to service to the 8th Court of Appeals on December 1, 2006 through May 31, 2007

  • Former Chair of the El Paso County Bail Bond Board

  • Former Board Member for the El Paso County Juvenile Board.

  • Appointed Master by Chief Justice Hecht in 2015, pursuant to the TEX. GOV’T CODE section 75.001.

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