Nevada Judiciary News

  • Hardesty Begins Term as Chief Justice, Herndon Joins the Nevada Supreme Court
    1/13/2021 5:22:24 PM

    Leadership at the Nevada Supreme Court changed on January 4, 2021 when Justice James Hardesty assumed the post of Chief Justice and Justice Ron Parraguirre began serving as Associate Chief Justice.

  • New Webinar! Decision Standards and Creative Custody and Visitation Schedules
    12/30/2020 4:29:33 PM

    Custody Schedules – How Creative Can We Get: It is each for divorcing or separating parents and the Court they are working with to get stuck in a routine of week on/week off or alternating weekends and holidays. Is that all there is too it? Of course not – children and families are unique. During this session, Ms. Surratt and Ms. Exline will provide participants with tools and details on creative custody schedules to make your courtroom work for the families they serve. (more...)

  • Retiring Justice Mark Gibbons Honored by Judiciary Colleagues
    12/23/2020 12:17:01 PM

    Retiring Nevada Supreme Court Justice Mark Gibbons has been honored by his current and former law clerks and court co-workers with a memorial bench. The handcrafted, personalized bench has been placed in the Carson City Supreme Court courtyard so people can remember Justice Gibbons as a dedicated and just individual who devoted many years to the state of Nevada.

  • Justice Mark Gibbons to Retire from Nevada Supreme Court
    12/21/2020 12:32:08 PM

    Nevada Supreme Court Justice Mark Gibbons will be retiring from the Nevada Supreme Court in January 2021, capping a nearly 24-year career as a member of Nevada's judiciary. Justice Gibbons was first elected to the Nevada Supreme Court in 2002, making him the longest serving of the high court's current seven members.

  • Justice Mark Gibbons Honored at Virtual Pro Bono Awards Luncheon
    12/15/2020 6:36:24 PM

    Nevada Supreme Court Justice Mark Gibbons was honored with the Justice Nancy Becker Pro Bono Award of Judicial Excellence at the virtual Pro Bono Awards luncheon on Dec. 11. The event was sponsored by the Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada.