Month: July 2017

Second Judicial District Court Launches a Statewide Conversation on Supported Decision-Making

Judge Frances Doherty of the Second Judicial District Court, together with a group of committed partners, will travel across Northern Nevada July 17 through July 20 for a series of outreach events on Supported Decision-Making as an alternative to guardianship for seniors and adults with disabilities. In December 2016, the Second Judicial District Court received […]

New Board of Governors Officers, Members Sworn In

The 2017-2018 Board of Governors of the State Bar of Nevada were officially sworn in at the Annual Meeting on Thursday, June 29. The new officers are: President Vernon “Gene” Leverty, President-Elect Richard Pocker Vice-President Paul Matteoni and Immediate Past President Bryan Scott. The full membership of the Board of Governors also includes: Jeffrey R. […]

Kathleen Drakulich Appointed to Second Judicial Court

Governor Brian Sandoval announced the appointment of Kathleen Drakulich to the Second Judicial District Court, Department One, on June 30.  Drakulich will fill the vacancy created by Judge Janet Berry’s retirement earlier this year. “Kathleen Drakulich has been involved in some of the most complicated and dynamic energy and natural resource issues in the past […]