Nevada Governor Announces Selection to fill Judicial Seat in

Department 14 of Eighth Judicial District Court

LAS VEGAS, NV (June 13, 2024) – Nevada Governor Joe Lombardo has appointed Tina Talim to fill the Department 14 judicial seat on the Eighth Judicial District Court. The seat became vacant when judge Adriana Escobar retired. Prior to her appointment, Talim served as Chief Deputy District Attorney for Clark County working in the High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area and District Attorney Director of Diversity and Community outreach.

The Nevada Commission on Judicial Selection forwarded Ms. Talim’s application to Nevada Governor Joe Lombardo for his selection and appointment.

To be eligible to apply for a seat on the Eighth Judicial District Court bench, applicants must be Nevada attorney in good standing with 10 years of legal experience, two years of Nevada legal practice and residency, and be at least 25 years old.

To serve the entirety of the term, the appointed judge is required to file as a candidate in the November 2024 general election. The current term for all district court judges in Nevada expires January 4, 2027.



Emma Williams

The Ferraro Group