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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! Maintaining the Integrity of Criminal Records 4/25/2017 11:20:55 AM

    The Nevada Supreme Court is offering this free webinar from 12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. on June 27, 2017, for all judicial officers and court staff. In an effort to maintain the integrity of criminal records, the Nevada Department of Public Safety (DPS), General Services Division (GSD), will focus this training on the importance of criminal record maintenance and how it impacts the criminal justice community.The goal is to further enhance that balance of information sharing by gathering important information to enable DPS to better serve the community as a whole. Based on feedback from a presentation on this subject at the limited jurisdiction judges winter seminar, this session will focus on specifics identified as needing extra attention.more details...

  • On-Line Attorney Dependency Training 4/24/2017 10:04:04 AM

    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

  • Applications Now Being Accepted for Washoe County Judicial Opening 4/24/2017 7:34:17 AM

    The Nevada Commission on Judicial Selection is seeking applications for attorneys wishing to fill an open judicial seat in the Second Judicial District Court. The opening is the result of the retirement of the Honorable Janet J. Berry in Dept. 1.

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 »