Presiding Judge, Judge Derek J. Vanderwood
Court Administrator, Cheryl A. Stone


Civil Case Re-Assignments

As part of the Superior Court's efforts to implement the recommendations of the National Center for State Courts (NCSC) pending civil matters, case type 2, have been re-assigned to Judges in the Civil Division. This does not apply to Unlawful Detainer or Civil Protection Order matters. 

To determine where your case has been assigned please view the following chart: 

Civil Case Re-Assignment Chart

For more information on Superior Courts efforts, please visit the Superior Court News Page: 

Superior Court News

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 Personal and Professional Commitment to Racial Equity 


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Commitment to Eliminate Racism, Prejudice, and Inequality in Courts 


This Court is Respectful of all Genders and Gender Identities

One goal of Clark County Superior Court is to treat all people with dignity. If you use a name or pronouns other than what might be assumed by the court, we hope you will share this information to assist us in respecting your identity when appearing in court.



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