• Goldfield Court House
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  • Pershing District Court
  • Lincoln County Court House
  • Humboldt County Court House
  • Eureka District Court
  • Eureka Justice Court
  • Alamo Justice Court
  • Elko County Court House
  • Las Vegas Regional Justice Center
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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.
Katherine Stocks, AOC Director and Court Administrator

Katherine Stocks 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.


Additional News
  • New Webinar! Neuroscience in Mediation: What Judges Need to Know 5/4/2021 7:25:20 PM

    New Webinar! Neuroscience in Mediation: What Judges Need to Know Neuroscience is an increasingly useful topic for judges. No matter what the disagreement, the common denominator is people. Conflict often triggers a stress response in parties involved in court or settlement negotiations. Judges must be equipped

  • New Webinar! Virtual Courtroom - Ethics 5/4/2021 6:23:04 PM

    New Webinar! Virtual Courtroom -Ethics Professor Regalia will explore simple strategies for running virtual hearings (and meetings) virtually and cover tips for managing litigants and other participants and strategies for preparing for virtual hearings. He will also discuss the judge’s ethical use of court te

  • New Webinar! Evolve - The Red Project 5/4/2021 11:42:19 AM

    New Webinar! Evolve - The Red Project Chief Justice Hardesty is pleased to inform you that the Nevada Supreme Court has arranged for participation for all District Court Judges in a presentation of The Red Door Project’s Evolve Experience. The interactive experience is scheduled for 1:30 to 4:30 pm, on Frid

FY 2020 Annual Report

The annual report provides a detailed look at what the judiciary has accomplished during fiscal year 2020. Read the Report »


Learn more about employment with the Court and view open positions. Find Open Positions »

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. Find Disclosures »

Judicial Directory

Contact information for judicial employees throughout Nevada. View the Directory »

Documents and Forms

Access all of the AOC's documents and forms.View all Documents »