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The Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC) provides Nevada’s court system with the programs and skills required to provide all Nevadans with timely and efficient justice. The AOC provides continuity and improvement in the Nevada judiciary through:

  • Continuously examining the processes and effectiveness of the Judicial Branch.
  • Providing leadership in ensuring access to timely and cost effective justice in the State Courts.
  • Implementing policy goals set forth by the Supreme Court and aiding the Court in fulfilling its role as the leader of an independent and co-equal branch of government.
Robin Sweet

Robin Sweet serves as the current director and state court administrator and directs an organization of more than 60 professionals providing support to Nevada’s judiciary. The AOC develops and maintains information technology essential for managing courts, provides judicial education, trains and certifies court interpreters, and manages programs designed to improve access to justice, provide family permanency, and achieve conflict resolution.

Featured Programs

  • Nevada Certified Court Interpreter Program

    The Nevada Certified Court Interpreter Program was established in 2002. Over the past 14 years, the program has increased the number of credentialed court interpreters and improved access for Nevada's judicial system.

  • Judicial Education Provides Advanced Education for Nevada’s Judiciary

    Since 1987, the Judicial Education Unit of the Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC) has delivered 1,366 conferences and seminars providing continuing education for judges and court staff throughout Nevada. Mandatory training is required of all new judges and judges are encouraged to continue learning throughout t

  • On-Line Attorney Dependency Training

    The Court Improvement Program (CIP) now offers On-Line Attorney Dependency Training to improve legal representation of parents and children in dependency cases. The training enhances the CIP mission to use technology to build systemic capacity, and advance judicial and attorney knowledge and expertise. The training is open to all judges handling neglect and abuse cases and the attorneys appearing in these courts. The distance learning environment maximizes accessibility and removes the barriers of location, time, and costs.For more information

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  • Rural District Court Judges Travel Study

    A recent report issued by the Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC), Research and Statistics Unit, discusses the total miles driven and the associated time traveling each year by the district court judges that must travel to multiple courts in their judicial districts.

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Additional News
  • New Webinar! Nevada Court Administration 2017 Legislative Summary 5/24/2017 4:28:24 PM

    The Nevada Supreme Court is offering this free webinar on June 27, 2017, for all court administrators, court representatives, lead clerks, and county clerks. (more…

  • Area Attorneys Seek Appointment to the Washoe County District Court 5/19/2017 5:16:22 PM

    A total of six attorneys have applied to the Nevada Commission on Judicial Selection to fill the open judicial seat in Dept. 1 of the Second Judicial District Court in Reno. The applicants seek to fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Janet J. Berry.

  • Court Improvement Program News and Report - 1st Quarter 2017 5/17/2017 2:07:45 PM

     During the past quarter (January through March, 2017), the Court Improvement Program (CIP) has focused on three primary strategies: improving timeliness to permanency for children; increasing judicial, attorney, and stakeholder’s knowledge and expertise; and building systemic capacity through continual quality improvement (CQI) and data exchange.  

FY 2016 Annual Report

The annual report provides a detailed look at what the judiciary has accomplished during fiscal year 2016. Read More »

Employment

Learn more about employment with the Court and view open positions. Read More »

Financial Disclosures

Each Nevada justice, district court judge, limited jurisdiction judge, municipal court judge, senior justice, senior judge, and all judicial candidates are required to file the Judicial Statement of Financial Disclosure. Read More »

Judicial Directory

Contact information for judicial employees throughout Nevada. Read More »

Documents and Forms

Access all of the AOC's documents and forms.Read More »