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Prerecorded (November/December 2020)

Training Description:

Congratulations and welcome to the Nevada Judiciary! The Nevada New Judges 2020 Virtual Orientation has been developed to provide you with important information, tools, and skills as you become a valued member of the Nevada judiciary. The various Orientation topics have been developed and are being presented by judges, educators, and others serving in a leadership role.

Each module is designed as a standalone session. You can complete the modules all at once or separately at your convenience. While the modules are listed in alphabetical order, you can complete them in any order you choose.


John McCormick, Supreme Court of Nevada, Administrative Office of the Courts, Judicial Programs and Services; Judge Richard Glasson, Tahoe Justice Court; Judge Steven Dobrescu, Seventh Judicial District Court; Judge Charles J. Hoskin, Eighth Judicial District Court; David Gordon, Manager, Judicial Education, Supreme Court of Nevada, Administrative Office of the Courts; Judge Cristina Silva, Eighth Judicial District Court; Judge Alvin R. Kacin, Fourth Judicial District Court; Marcie Ryba, Esq. and Jarrod Hickman, Esq., Nevada Department of Indigent Defense Services

Who Should Attend:

This course is designed primarily for all New Nevada Judges; however, all Nevada judges and senior judges are welcome to view.

Continuing Education Credit:

CLE credit is available for each session (excluding JE Requirements & Admin) and is set up for individual credit; therefore, a Certificate of Attendance must be submitted for each session. Up to 7.0 total credits to include 3.5 CLE/CJE and 3.5 Ethics credits. (Certificate of Attendance required to receive continuing legal/judicial education credit). NOTE: CLE credit for this course is approved through December 31, 2023, and will then be stale dated.


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These resources do not necessarily reflect the views of the Supreme Court of Nevada, the Administrative Office of the Courts, or Judicial Education nor provide any warranties as to the currency and accuracy of the information in these works. Users are reminded to check the subsequent changes to rules of court and statutes cited in the works before relying on them. Questions regarding a specific education session should be directed to the faculty of that session.