2018 Annual Meeting Headed to Chicago; Register Now

Registration is now open for the 2018 Annual Meeting to be held July 12 -14 at the Drake Hotel in Chicago. The “Rule of Law” has been a hot topic in recent news – and will mark the theme of this year’s convention. While the phrase has been used widely, the sessions offered at this year’s Annual […]

Governor Sandoval Appoints Dixie Grossman to Second Judicial District Court

Governor Brian Sandoval has appointed Dixie Grossman to the Second Judicial District Court. “Dixie has an impressive history of family law experience and I am pleased to appoint her to this position,” Governor Brian Sandoval said. “I am confident that the attention and passion with which she treats all those who enter her courtroom will […]

Judicial Selection Commission Selects Finalist For Washoe County Judicial Position

The Nevada Commission on Judicial Selection has forwarded the application of Dixie Grossman to Governor Brian Sandoval for consideration to fill the judicial vacancy in the Second Judicial District Court, Dept. 2. The judicial position was made vacant by the appointment in November of Judge Egan Walker to the Second Judicial District Court, Dept. 7. Ms. Grossman, 42, […]

Nevada Guardianship Compliance Toll-Free Fraud Hotline Established

The Nevada Guardianship Compliance Office has established a toll-free guardianship fraud hotline at (833) 421-7711. The number will connect concerned Nevadan with a team of professionals who will review case files and evaluate the information in the file using investigation techniques and financials tools. The goal of the professionals in the Nevada Guardianship Compliance Office […]

Public Hearing Scheduled for April 2 Regarding Random Trust Account Audit Proposal

Public Hearing Scheduled for April 2 Regarding Random Trust Account Audit Proposal On Feb. 27, 2018, the Nevada Supreme Court issued an order in ADKT 0533 scheduling a public hearing and inviting public comment regarding proposed changes to Supreme Court Rule (SCR) 78.5 to authorize the state bar to conduct random trust account compliance audits of […]

U.S. District Judge James Mahan Will Take Senior Status

The United States District Court for the District of Nevada announces that District Judge James Mahan will be taking senior status June 29, 2018. Upon taking senior status, Judge Mahan will maintain his current caseload and will continue to receive new case assignments; however, senior judges are authorized to request a lower caseload. Judge Mahan […]

Applications Sought for Washoe County District Court Judicial Opening

With the appointment of the Honorable Egan Walker to the Second Judicial District Court, Dept. 7, a vacancy now exists in the Second Judicial District Court, Dept. 2. The Nevada Commission on Judicial Selection will accept applications for this judicial opening until Feb. 2, 2018. Application materials can be found online. Nevada attorneys with 10 […]

Governor Sandoval Appoints Egan Walker to Second District Seat

Governor Brian Sandoval announced the appointment of Egan Walker to the Second Judicial District Court on Wednesday, December 20. Judge Walker replaces the late Judge Patrick Flanagan who passed away earlier this year. “I am extraordinarily humbled and privileged to accept appointment to Department 7. I hope to honor Judge Flanagan’s memory and the Governor’s […]

Annual Report of the Nevada Judiciary Marks Milestones and Challenges

The Supreme Court of Nevada and the Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC) released the 2017 Annual Report of the Nevada Judiciary to the public on the Supreme Court website. The 52-page document details accomplishments of the Nevada Judiciary, a view of work for judicial commissions and committees, and a caseload overview of Nevada’s 11 […]