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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.

Featured Programs

Additional News
  • New Webinar! How to Respond to the Opioid Crisis in Your Jurisdiction: Engaging Youth and Families with Lived Experiences 2/26/2021 5:28:33 PM

    New Webinar! How to Respond to the Opioid Crisis in Your Jurisdiction: Engaging Youth and Families with Lived Experiences As child welfare and juvenile justice professionals, we develop policy/procedures and make decisions about system improvements, all of which affect the youth and families you served; however

  • New! CIP Permanency and Concurrent Planning 2/17/2021 10:00:06 AM

    During this course, faculty will discuss what the Nevada Kinship Guardianship Assistance Program (KinGAP) is; including eligibility requirements, logistics assistance, and partner roles in the KinGAP process. Also to be addressed is the understanding of "reasonable efforts," when they are required and examples. Faculty will wrap up the course with what Concurrent Planning is, barriers to Concurrent Planning, the difference between Concurrent Planning and Concurrent Plans, as well as the process and stakeholders involved. (more...)

  • New Webcast! 2021 Navigating the Realm of Nevada Judicial Discipline 2/17/2021 9:12:15 AM

    Ms. Beggs will provide a quick review of the investigative process and the formal disciplinary process (more...)

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 »