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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

  • Specialty Court Program Changes Lifestyles

    The Specialty Court Program assists in funding Specialty Courts statewide for individuals facing addiction-related offenses. In 2015, the Nevada Legislature appropriated $3 million each year of the biennium to fund additional opportunities for Specialty Courts. With the new appropriation, in FY15-16, the Nevada Judiciary added 20 new Specialty Courts and enhanced 11 of the existing programs. This has increased the number of Nevada Specialty Courts to a total of 62

  • Nevada Certified Court Interpreter Program

    In 2015, the Nevada Certified Court Interpreter Program (NCCIP) participated in a project funded by the State Justice Institute and supported by the New Mexico Language Access Center (NMLAC), the National Center for State Courts and Language Access Advisory Committee

  • Court Statistics Project Reporting Excellence Award 2016

    The Conference of State Court Administrators (COSCA) and the National Center for State Courts (NCSC) have awarded the Nevada Supreme Court, Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC) with the Court Statistics Project Reporting Excellence Award 2016. Nevada was one of six states to receive the award at the COSCA mid-year meeting Dec. 3 in Naples, Florida.

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  • Find A Court Quickly Locates a Nevada Traffic Court

    Traveling across Nevada, a driver may crossover several court jurisdictions. For instance, on a trip across I-80 from the California border through Nevada to the Utah border, motorists would find themselves in more than 10 different traffic court jurisdictions. 

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Additional News
  • On-Line Attorney Dependency Training 1/17/2017 3:43:26 PM

    The Court Improvement Program fosters its mission by using technology to build systemic capacity, and advance judicial and attorney knowledge and expertise.  The On-Line Attorney Dependency Training is intended to improve legal representation of parents and children in dependency cases and 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.

  • Commission on Judicial Selection Announces Application Deadline for Washoe County District Court Open Seat 1/6/2017 8:29:35 AM

    The Nevada Commission on Judicial Selection (Commission) will begin accepting applications for the Second Judicial District Court, Department 8, seat on Jan. 9. The Commission will accept applications until 5 p.m. on Feb. 3. The vacancy follows the appointment of Lidia S. Stiglich to the Nevada Supreme Court.

  • Court Statistics Project Reporting Excellence Award 2016 12/7/2016 9:49:04 AM

    The Conference of State Court Administrators (COSCA) and the National Center for State Courts (NCSC) have awarded the Nevada Supreme Court, Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC) with the Court Statistics Project Reporting Excellence Award 2016. Nevada was one of six states to receive the award at the COSCA mid-year meeting Dec. 3 in Naples, Florida.

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 »