• Goldfield Court House
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  • 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.


  • The Certified Court Interpreter Program

    Being a Certified or Registered court interpreter ensures that a person possesses professional competence in a specific language and shows the interpreter has the knowledge and skills necessary to provide quality translation.

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Additional News
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  • New Webcast! 2021 Nevada Legislative Review 9/10/2021 4:27:04 PM

    The 81st session of the Nevada Legislature concluded on June 1, 2021. There were 495 Assembly Bills and 463 Senate Bills introduced during the 120- day session. Please join John McCormick for an interactive webinar as he guides you through the bills that may impact the courts. (more...)

  • Applications Being Accepted for District Judge Vacancy in Eighth Judicial District, Department 11 9/9/2021 1:43:26 PM

    Applications Being Accepted for District Judge Vacancy in Eighth Judicial District, Department 11 The Commission on Judicial Selection is now accepting applications for an open Judge seat in the Eighth Judicial District. This seat will fill the vacancy of Judge Gonzalez, who submitted her resignation effective S

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 »