Brent T. Adams
Judicial Assistant: Heidi Boe
Court Clerks: Annemarie Simpson
Law Clerk: Galen Carrico
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Judge Adams graduated, with distinction, from the University of Arizona College of Law in 1974. On July 4, 1989, he was appointed by Governor Bob Miller as presiding judge in Department Six of the Second Judicial District Court. He has been elected four times. He has consistently received among the highest retention ratings and judicial performance evaluations by the Washoe County Bar Association in biennial surveys since 1994.
Judge Adams has been a faculty member of the National Judicial College for twenty years. He conducts national and international legal and judicial training on the subjects of judicial discretion, evidence, trial tactics, ethical issues, complex case management and judicial settlement techniques.
As chief judge, Judge Adams initiated the Washoe County Drug Court, the Court Services program and the Washoe County Criminal Justice Advisory Committee, which he chaired from 1993 to 2002. He is a member of the Nevada Board of Continuing Legal Education and has served on the Nevada Commission on Judicial Discipline, the Judicial Assessment Commission, the Nevada Supreme Court Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee and the Washoe County Law Library Board.
Judge Adams has served on the University of Nevada, Reno, College of Liberal Arts Advisory Council and the Reno Diocese Review Board of the Roman Catholic Church.
He is the founding presiding judge of the Washoe County Business Court.
Judge Adams is Editor in Chief of the Nevada Civil Practice Manual and Forms (second and third editions) published by the Lexis Publishing Company.
Calendar Information for the next 14 days
|Start Time||Case Number & Description||Event Description||
|1. 09:00 AM||CR14-0294 - STATE VS. ENRIQUE FRANK ROJAS-RUBIO (D6)||TRIAL - JURY||
|2. 09:00 AM||CR14-0290 - STATE VS. JOHN ALLEN SCHWARTZ (D6)||REPORT PSYCHIATRIC EVALUATION|
|3. 09:00 AM||CR13-1981 - STATE VS. KENNETH CURRY (D6)||SENTENCING|
|4. 09:00 AM||CR14-0573 - STATE VS. SCOTT LAUREN CLARK (D6)||ARRAIGNMENT|
|5. 09:00 AM||CR14-0564 - STATE VS. REGINALD DEAN MILLER (D6)||ARRAIGNMENT|
|6. 09:00 AM||CR13-2100 - STATE VS. CHRISTINA MARIE ROBINS (D6)||SENTENCING|
|7. 09:00 AM||CR14-0212 - STATE VS. BRANDON MICHAEL JONES (D6)||SENTENCING|
|8. 09:00 AM||CR13-1455 - STATE VS. DANIEL PATRICK ARCHULETA (D6)||MOTION TO CONFIRM TRIAL|
|9. 09:00 AM||CR13-2037 - STATE VS. HERIBERTO BARAJAS MARTINEZ (D6)||SENTENCING|
|10. 09:01 AM||CR13-1913 - STATE VS. JESSICA MARIE ORTIZ (D6)||SENTENCING|
|11. 13:30 PM||CV12-00410 - CHRISTOPHER CHAPMAN VS. CITY OF RENO ETAL (D6)||ORAL ARGUMENTS||
|12. 09:00 AM||CV10-00663 - LEONARD ARRUDA, ETAL VS KB HOME RENO, INC ETAL (D6||SETTLEMENT CONFERENCE||
|13. 09:00 AM||CR12-1315 - STATE VS EMANUEL THOMAS (TN)(D6)||PROBATION REVIEW HEARING|
|14. 09:00 AM||CR13-1470 - STATE VS. SELA HEMALOTO (D6)||SENTENCING|
|15. 09:00 AM||CR13-1554 - STATE VS. WILDER CRUZADO-MARTINEZ (D6)||SENTENCING|
|16. 09:00 AM||CR13-1681 - STATE VS. JASON ALAN HERRMANN (D6)||SENTENCING|
|17. 09:00 AM||CR13-1234 - STATE VS DORIAN ROBERTO ESCOBAR-MONTANO (D6)||MOTION TO CONFIRM TRIAL|
|18. 09:00 AM||CR14-0616 - STATE VS. RAMON RENTERIA (D6)||ARRAIGNMENT|
|19. 09:00 AM||CR14-0599 - STATE VS. MONTORIUS A. WEBLEY (D6)||ARRAIGNMENT|
|20. 09:00 AM||CR13-1451 - STATE VS. JACQUEE VASVARI (D6)||SENTENCING|
|21. 09:00 AM||CR14-0246 - STATE VS. STEVEN EUGENE ATWELL (D6)||SENTENCING|
|22. 09:00 AM||CR12-0095 - STATE VS. JOSHUA VELASCO (TN)(D6)||MOTION -PROBATION REVOCATION|
|23. 09:00 AM||CR14-0161 - STATE VS. RICHARD WARREN FIMBY (D6)||ARRAIGNMENT|
|24. 09:00 AM||CR14-0588 - STATE VS. DANTE LAMAR RODGERS (D6)||ARRAIGNMENT|
Business Court Calendar Information for the next 14 days
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