|Current Court Information:|
|Texas Eighth District Court of Appeals|
|Past position:||District 168 Court Judge|
|Born:||May 9, 1948|
|Bachelors:||University of Texas at El Paso|
|Law School:||University of Texas School of Law|
|Candidate for:||EighthDistrict Court of Appeals|
|Election information 2012:|
|Primary date:||May 29, 2012|
|Election date:||November 6, 2012|
Guadalupe "Lupe" Rivera is a judge on the Texas Eighth District Court of Appeals. She was elected to this position on November 4, 2008 and took office on December 1, 2008. She was re-elected on November 6, 2012 to a current term that expires on December 31, 2018.
Justice Rivera began her legal career as an assistant district attorney for the 34th Judicial District. She became a judge in 1985, when she was appointed Court Master for the El Paso district courts. She judged family law cases and was also appointed a Criminal Law Magistrate. She was elected to the 168th District Court in 1990 and she judged in this position until her election to the Court of Appeals in 2008.
- See also: Texas judicial elections, 2012