Second Judicial District Court -- State of Nevada, Washoe County
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Department 12
Honorable
Frances Doherty

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Judge Doherty

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Biography

Judge Frances M. Doherty currently presides in Department 12 - Family Division of the Second Judicial District Court in Washoe County, Nevada. She oversees civil family court cases including dissolution of marriage, custody, adoption and guardianship matters. She was elected in November 2002 and re-elected in 2008. Judge Doherty previously served as a Family Division Master in the Second Judicial District Court for a period of five years.

Judge Doherty has spoken and trained nationally and in Nevada on issues affecting children and families in our court system and has received recognition for her work in a variety of venues. Prior to joining the Court, Judge Doherty worked as a legal services attorney with Washoe Legal Services and in Illinois with Prairie State Legal Services. Judge Doherty also served as a Nevada Deputy Attorney General for the Nevada Commission on Ethics; the Consumer Protection Division and the Nevada Domestic Violence Task Force. Judge Doherty currently lives with her spouse and two children in Reno, Nevada.

Calendar Information for the next 14 days

Start Time Case Number & Description Event Description

Oct-27-2014
 1.  09:00 AM FV14-02723 - CUST: MEGAN L ESSEX VS. JERRY TERRELL ODOM (D12) CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE
 2.  10:00 AM FV14-02760 - CUST: RICARDO MACIAS VS. BEATRIZ ZARAGOZA (D12) CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE
 3.  11:00 AM FV12-02982 - CUST: TREVOR SEEVERS VS. RACHEL STORY (D12) ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE
 4.  14:00 PM DV11-02021 - IN RE: ROSELYNN & TAUTAI IAULUALO (D12) MOTION TO RELOCATE

Oct-28-2014
 5.  08:30 AM GR14-00244 - GUARD: DOMINICK VALLEJO (12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 6.  08:30 AM GR14-00216 - GUARD: JONATHAN R. GERHOW (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 7.  08:30 AM GR14-00246 - GUARD: AUSTIN GRAU (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 8.  08:45 AM GR14-00256 - GUARD: STANLEY RAYMOND DEROCHE (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 9.  08:45 AM GR14-00171 - GUARD: WARREN EARL FIDLER (D12) PETITION FOR INSTRUCTIONS
 10.  09:00 AM GR14-00236 - GUARD: ROBERT S. ROBBINS (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 11.  09:00 AM GR10-00227 - GUARD: JERRY VANOUS FINAL ACCT/PET/TERM/GDSHP
 12.  09:15 AM GR11-00249 - GUARD: ALBERT LELAND KELLISON (D2) FINAL ACCT/PET/TERM/GDSHP
 13.  09:15 AM GR10-00142 - GUARD: SUSAN WALDEN (D2) ANNUAL ACCOUNTING
 14.  10:00 AM GR12-00255 - GUARD: JAY R. BEST (D2) PETITION FOR INSTRUCTIONS
 15.  14:00 PM GR10-00050 - GUARD: DAVID HOWCROFT (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 16.  14:15 PM GR14-00245 - GUARD: ELIODORO VELASQUEZ (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 17.  14:30 PM GR14-00249 - GUARD: ANNA KATHERINE AYRES (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 18.  14:45 PM GR13-00152 - GUARD: JOSEPH FRANCIS RYDZEWSKI (D12) ANNUAL ACCOUNTING
 19.  15:00 PM GR14-00223 - GUARD: PAIGE NICOLE SPARKS (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 20.  15:15 PM GR13-00190 - GUARD: FELIPE VILLEGAS JR. (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 21.  15:30 PM GR14-00163 - GUARD: BENYAM HAIMANOT (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 22.  15:45 PM GR14-00272 - GUARD:KARINA ALONSO (D12) EXTEND/TEMP GDSHP

Oct-29-2014
 23.  08:30 AM FV04-04693 - CHRISTINE ARANDA VS. JOSE SARRATEA HEARING ON EX PARTE FILING
 24.  09:00 AM FV14-02880 - NAME CHANGE: MELISSA ANDREA COLOMBO BENNETT (D12) HEARING...
 25.  10:00 AM DV13-00272 - IN RE: DARLENE CLASEN & WILLIAM CLASEN (D12) ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE
 26.  13:30 PM DV14-01749 - VIENCINT C. CABADA VS. AJA A. CABADA (D12) HEARING ON EX PARTE FILING
 27.  14:00 PM FV14-01849 - CUST: EVANIA PAPUTSIDIS VS CAESAR HODGE (D12) SETTLEMENT CONFERENCE
 28.  15:30 PM DV14-00343 - **sealed**HEIDY ZUNIGA VS. JOSE MARTIN ZUNIGA(D12) SETTLEMENT CONFERENCE

Oct-30-2014
 29.  09:00 AM FV14-02803 - CUST: EMBER HORDAN VS WARREN BURGOS (D12) CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE
 30.  10:00 AM FV14-00761 - CUST: RACHEL POWDRILL VS. RYAN REYNOLDS (D12) CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE
 31.  11:00 AM FV14-02809 - GRACE DUNLAP VS. AMBER MATTHEWS (D12) CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE
 32.  13:30 PM DV14-01109 - IN RE: BILLI L PARSONS & IVAN J PARSON (D12) HEARING ON EX PARTE FILING
 33.  14:00 PM FV14-01828 - CUST: KATRINA ESPARZA VS. JAMIE SANTANA (D12) CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE
 34.  15:00 PM FV14-02842 - CUST: ROBERT C. FUENTES VS. HEATHER L. RILEY (D12) CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE
 35.  16:00 PM DV14-01374 - BRANDY R. DELLOCA VS MICHAEL S. DELLOCA (D12) CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE

Nov-03-2014
 36.  08:30 AM DV13-01462 - CHRISTINE E. KIESSLING VS. JON R. KIESSLING (D12) CONTESTED DIVORCE TRIAL

Nov-04-2014
 37.  08:30 AM GR14-00059 - GUARD: ANNE CHAMBERLAIN (D12) OTHER PROB/TRST/GDSHP HRG
 38.  08:30 AM GR14-00258 - GUARD: EDITH STARNES (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 39.  08:30 AM GR12-00164 - GUARD: KENNETH EDWARD BULL (D2) OTHER PROB/TRST/GDSHP HRG
 40.  08:45 AM GR07-00265 - GUARD: HENRY LEE BROWN ANNUAL ACCOUNTING
 41.  08:45 AM GR14-00255 - ESTATE: OTTO A HOVORKA, SR. (PR) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 42.  08:45 AM GR14-00247 - GUARD: CAROL LEE RICE (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 43.  09:00 AM GR13-00218 - GUARD: JESSE DELA CRUZ REYES (D12) ANNUAL ACCOUNTING
 44.  09:15 AM GR13-00146 - GUARD: BARBARA DREW (D12) ANNUAL ACCOUNTING
 45.  09:15 AM GR12-00115 - GUARD: DONNA FIALDINI (D2) FINAL ACCT/PET/TERM/GDSHP
 46.  09:15 AM GR12-00158 - GUAR: EDWARD HUTCHISON (D2) FINAL ACCT/PET/TERM/GDSHP
 47.  09:30 AM GR07-00184 - GUARD: CYNTHIA ADELE IRATCABAL (D2) ANNUAL ACCOUNTING
 48.  10:00 AM GR13-00307 - GUARD: JOSIAH BARTLETT METZ (D12) OTHER PROB/TRST/GDSHP HRG

Nov-05-2014
 49.  09:00 AM DV13-00348 - INRE: ANDY D. DIXON & AUBREE R. DIXON (D12) MOTION MODIFY CHILD CUSTODY
 50.  10:30 AM FV10-03226 - EDGAR SEDANO VS CELIA CRAWFORD ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE
 51.  14:00 PM DV11-02119 - IN RE: GERMAN RAMIREZ VS. JENNIFER RAMIREZ (D12) MOTION MODIFY SPOUSAL SUPPORT
 52.  15:30 PM DV12-01656 - LAURIE-JO BETKER VS DAVID B BETKER (D12) ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE

Nov-06-2014
 53.  10:00 AM DV10-01910 - DONALD WORKMAN VS JINIE WORKMAN (D12) ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE
 54.  11:00 AM FV07-02144 - BILLIE ISRAEL VS. MICHAEL BALDWIN HEARING ON EX PARTE FILING
 55.  11:00 AM FV14-03870 - MICHAEL BALDWIN OBO VS BILLIE ISRAEL (DM) EXTENDED HEARING - CHILDREN
 56.  14:00 PM DV02-01655 - TIMOTHY D. HOGG VS. LISA RAE HOGG REVIEW HEARING

Nov-07-2014
 57.  09:00 AM DV13-01985 - JOSE NAVA-REYES V. MARGARITA ABIGAIL MEZ (D12) SETTLEMENT CONFERENCE