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Investiture Ceremony for U.S. Magistrate Judge Daniel J. Albregts

On Thursday, October 17, 2019, the United States District Court for the District of Nevada will host the formal investiture ceremony of The Honorable Daniel J. Albregts, United States Magistrate Judge for the District of Nevada. The event starts at 5:00 p.m. with a reception immediately following at the Las Vegas Country Club. Members of […]

Federal Court Accepting Applications for CJA Panel

Applications Due Aug 26, 2019 The Clerk of the Court of the federal district of Nevada is seeking applications for a limited number of new Federal Criminal Justice Act (CJA) Panel attorneys (appointment of counsel for indigent defendants) for the Unofficial Southern Division of the District of Nevada for both trial and appellate/habeas cases. Attorneys […]

Announcing U.S. Magistrate Judge Elayna Youchah

Chief Judge Gloria M. Navarro, of the United States District Court for the District of Nevada, is pleased to announce that Elayna J. Youchah has been selected to fill the vacancy created by the retirement of the Honorable George W. Foley, Jr., United States Magistrate Judge in Las Vegas, Nevada. Judge Foley will be retiring […]

Announcing U.S. Magistrate Judge Brenda Weksler

Nevada’s new federal court magistrate to be sworn in today Chief Judge Gloria M. Navarro, of the United States District Court for the District of Nevada, is pleased to announce that Brenda Weksler has been selected to fill the vacancy created by the retirement of the Honorable Peggy A. Leen, United States Magistrate Judge in […]

USDC (NV) Invites Comments Re Reappointment of Two Magistrate Judges

Public Notice Regarding Reappointment of Magistrate Judge William G. Cobb The current term of United States Magistrate Judge William G. Cobb will expire on September 2, 2019. The United States District Court is required by law to establish a panel of citizens to consider the reappointment of this magistrate judge to a new eight-year term. […]

US Magistrate Judge Applications Due November 30, 2018

Due to the pending retirements of two United States Magistrate Judges George W. Foley, Jr. and Carl W. Hoffman, Jr. , the United States District Court – District of Nevada has published a public notice regarding the process to fill the expected vacancies on the local bench. Specifically, in recent announcement, “United States District Court […]

US Magistrate Judge Peggy Leen to Retire from Southern Nevada Bench

Appointment Process for New Magistrate to Begin; Applications Due October 1, 2018 Recently, the United States District Court for the District of Nevada announced that United States Magistrate Judge Peggy A. Leen will be retiring on April 30, 2019. See press release (PDF) to download: Leen-press-release-retirement The court commented that after 18 years of dedicated […]

US District Court (NV) Lawyer Rep Applications Due May 18, 2018

The U. S. District Court for the District of Nevada is accepting applications for Lawyer Representatives. Lawyer Representatives provide vital input to the Court on a myriad of issues affecting the operations of the federal courts including but not limited to: rule changes; development of new programs; planning of conferences; and the expenditure of funds […]