Category: Highlighted Judges

Highlighted Judge for June

Judge Susan Roger Department 2 Susan Roger was elected as the Las Vegas Municipal Court judge for Department 2 on June 7, 2011, and was sworn into office on July 6, 2011. Judge Roger was raised in Oklahoma City and moved to Las Vegas in 1993. Judge Roger graduated from UNLV with degrees in Hotel […]

Highlighted Judge for May

Adriana Escobar Department XIV Eighth Judicial District Court   Term of Office 2012 – present   Judge Adriana Escobar has been a practicing attorney since 1991.  She was appointed to the District Court by Governor Sandoval on June 26, 2012 after being recommended for appointment by the Nevada Commission on Judicial Selection. She took the […]

November’s Highlighted Judge – Lidia S. Stiglich

The Honorable Lidia S. Stiglich Justice Supreme Court of Nevada  The Honorable Lidia S. Stiglich was appointed to the Supreme Court of Nevada by Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval in November 2016. Justice Stiglich is a member of the Nevada Supreme Court’s Indigent Defense Commission and the Commission on Statewide Rules of Criminal Procedure.  She is a […]

July’s Highlighted Judge – Tiera Jones

Tierra D. Jones is currently a District Court Judge in Department 10 of the Eighth Judicial District Court. On April 27, 2017, Governor Sandoval appointed Tierra to the District Court Bench. Tierra became the first African American woman to serve on the District Court in the State of Nevada. Her case assignments consist of both […]

October’s Highlighted Judge – Bonnie Bulla

Commissioner Bonnie A. Bulla Discovery Commissioner Eighth Judicial District Court Regional Justice Center 200 Lewis Avenue Las Vegas, NV 89155 Bonnie A. Bulla was appointed Discovery Commissioner for the Eighth Judicial District Court in January 2007.  She graduated Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa with a B.S. degree in Economics from Arizona State University […]

September’s Highlighted Judge – Elissa Cadish

Judge Cadish graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania in 1986, receiving her Bachelor of Arts degree with honors in Political Science.  She received her law degree from the University of Virginia School of Law in 1989, where she was a member of the Virginia Law Review and was honored to be awarded […]

August’s Highlighted Judge – Harmony Letizia

Judge Harmony Letizia was born and raised in Las Vegas.  Judge Letizia received her Bachelor of Arts with a degree in Political Science from the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona.  While in college, she served as a Congressional staff Intern to Congresswoman Shelley Berkley, where she conducted research on constituent-related issues concerning Transportation and […]

June’s Highlighted Judge – J. Allf

Judge Allf graduated from Transylvania University in 1979, receiving her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Pre-Law and French. She received her law degree from the Salmon P. Chase College of Law at Northern Kentucky University in 1982. After graduation, she moved to Las Vegas and was admitted to practice in 1983. Judge Allf entered private […]

May’s Highlighted Judge – Gloria Sturman

Gloria Sturman is a District Court Judge in Department 26 handling civil litigation  probate and guardianship matters.  An attorney in Nevada since 1983 with an A-V rating, she served as President of the Southern Nevada Association of Women Attorneys, Clark County Bar Association,   and   State Bar of Nevada.  She was elected to a four-year term in 2010 and ran […]