Eighth Judicial Court Rules

Rule 4.02 – Probate Judge.

Rule 4.02. Probate Judge.

  • The chief judge for the Eighth Judicial District Court of Nevada shall be designated as the probate judge. The chief judge may, however, in the chief judge’s discretion, appoint one district court judge to serve as the probate judge in the chief judge’s stead. The chief judge shall also have the discretion to designate one or more additional district court judges as alternate probate judge(s) to hear probate matters in the event that the probate judge is disqualified from hearing a matter or if the probate judge is unable to accommodate a matter for any good cause in the discretion of the probate judge.

          [Added; effective September 2, 2014.]