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-23-2014
 1.  09:00 AM DV14-00018 - SHANNON BAKER VS SHAWN BAKER (D12) REVIEW HEARING
 2.  10:00 AM DV14-01011 - SABINA STRAIGHT VS ERIC STRAIGHT (D12) CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE
 3.  10:30 AM DV14-00441 - RUBI AGUNDEZ VS. DANNY TORRES (D12) SETTLEMENT CONFERENCE
 4.  13:30 PM DV11-00252 - IN RE : JONATHAN SOBERANES & ADRIANA MEZA (D12) HEARING ON EX PARTE FILING
 5.  14:00 PM DV14-00837 - BRITTANY J. BROWN VS. JESSE T. BULLOCK (D12) SETTLEMENT CONFERENCE
 6.  15:30 PM DV06-02522 - IN RE: GIGI & PETER DUSTIN RHODES MOTION MODIFY CHILD SUPPORT

Oct-27-2014
 7.  09:00 AM FV14-02723 - CUST: MEGAN L ESSEX VS. JERRY TERRELL ODOM (D12) CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE
 8.  10:00 AM FV14-02760 - CUST: RICARDO MACIAS VS. BEATRIZ ZARAGOZA (D12) CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE
 9.  11:00 AM FV12-02982 - CUST: TREVOR SEEVERS VS. RACHEL STORY (D12) ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE
 10.  14:00 PM DV11-02021 - IN RE: ROSELYNN & TAUTAI IAULUALO (D12) MOTION TO RELOCATE

Oct-28-2014
 11.  08:30 AM GR14-00244 - GUARD: DOMINICK VALLEJO (12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 12.  08:30 AM GR14-00216 - GUARD: JONATHAN R. GERHOW (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 13.  08:30 AM GR14-00246 - GUARD: AUSTIN GRAU (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 14.  08:45 AM GR14-00171 - GUARD: WARREN EARL FIDLER (D12) PETITION FOR INSTRUCTIONS
 15.  08:45 AM GR14-00256 - GUARD: STANLEY RAYMOND DEROCHE (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 16.  09:00 AM GR14-00236 - GUARD: ROBERT S. ROBBINS (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 17.  09:00 AM GR10-00227 - GUARD: JERRY VANOUS FINAL ACCT/PET/TERM/GDSHP
 18.  09:15 AM GR11-00355 - GUARD: HEIDRUN WINTER (D2) OTHER PROB/TRST/GDSHP HRG
 19.  09:15 AM GR10-00142 - GUARD: SUSAN WALDEN (D2) ANNUAL ACCOUNTING
 20.  09:15 AM GR11-00249 - GUARD: ALBERT LELAND KELLISON (D2) FINAL ACCT/PET/TERM/GDSHP
 21.  10:00 AM GR12-00255 - GUARD: JAY R. BEST (D2) PETITION FOR INSTRUCTIONS
 22.  14:00 PM GR10-00050 - GUARD: DAVID HOWCROFT (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 23.  14:15 PM GR14-00245 - GUARD: ELIODORO VELASQUEZ (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 24.  14:30 PM GR14-00249 - GUARD: ANNA KATHERINE AYRES (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 25.  14:45 PM GR13-00152 - GUARD: JOSEPH FRANCIS RYDZEWSKI (D12) ANNUAL ACCOUNTING
 26.  15:00 PM GR14-00223 - GUARD: PAIGE NICOLE SPARKS (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 27.  15:15 PM GR13-00190 - GUARD: FELIPE VILLEGAS JR. (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 28.  15:30 PM GR14-00163 - GUARD: BENYAM HAIMANOT (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 29.  15:45 PM GR14-00272 - GUARD:KARINA ALONSO (D12) EXTEND/TEMP GDSHP

Oct-29-2014
 30.  08:30 AM FV04-04693 - CHRISTINE ARANDA VS. JOSE SARRATEA HEARING ON EX PARTE FILING
 31.  09:00 AM FV14-02880 - NAME CHANGE: MELISSA ANDREA COLOMBO BENNETT (D12) HEARING...
 32.  10:00 AM DV13-00272 - IN RE: DARLENE CLASEN & WILLIAM CLASEN (D12) ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE
 33.  13:30 PM DV14-01749 - VIENCINT C. CABADA VS. AJA A. CABADA (D12) HEARING ON EX PARTE FILING
 34.  14:00 PM FV14-01849 - CUST: EVANIA PAPUTSIDIS VS CAESAR HODGE (D12) SETTLEMENT CONFERENCE
 35.  15:30 PM DV14-00343 - **sealed**HEIDY ZUNIGA VS. JOSE MARTIN ZUNIGA(D12) SETTLEMENT CONFERENCE

Oct-30-2014
 36.  09:00 AM FV14-02803 - CUST: EMBER HORDAN VS WARREN BURGOS (D12) CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE
 37.  10:00 AM FV14-00761 - CUST: RACHEL POWDRILL VS. RYAN REYNOLDS (D12) CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE
 38.  11:00 AM FV14-02809 - GRACE DUNLAP VS. AMBER MATTHEWS (D12) CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE
 39.  13:30 PM DV14-01109 - IN RE: BILLI L PARSONS & IVAN J PARSON (D12) HEARING ON EX PARTE FILING
 40.  14:00 PM FV14-01828 - CUST: KATRINA ESPARZA VS. JAMIE SANTANA (D12) CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE
 41.  15:00 PM FV14-02842 - CUST: ROBERT C. FUENTES VS. HEATHER L. RILEY (D12) CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE
 42.  16:00 PM DV14-01374 - BRANDY R. DELLOCA VS MICHAEL S. DELLOCA (D12) CASE MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE

Nov-03-2014
 43.  08:30 AM DV13-01462 - CHRISTINE E. KIESSLING VS. JON R. KIESSLING (D12) CONTESTED DIVORCE TRIAL

Nov-04-2014
 44.  08:30 AM GR14-00258 - GUARD: EDITH STARNES (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 45.  08:30 AM GR12-00164 - GUARD: KENNETH EDWARD BULL (D2) OTHER PROB/TRST/GDSHP HRG
 46.  08:30 AM GR14-00059 - GUARD: ANNE CHAMBERLAIN (D12) OTHER PROB/TRST/GDSHP HRG
 47.  08:45 AM GR14-00255 - ESTATE: OTTO A HOVORKA, SR. (PR) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 48.  08:45 AM GR14-00247 - GUARD: CAROL LEE RICE (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 49.  08:45 AM GR07-00265 - GUARD: HENRY LEE BROWN ANNUAL ACCOUNTING
 50.  09:00 AM GR14-00267 - GUARD: AGUSTIN AYALA (D12) PET/APPT/GDN/ADULT
 51.  09:00 AM GR13-00218 - GUARD: JESSE DELA CRUZ REYES (D12) ANNUAL ACCOUNTING
 52.  09:15 AM GR12-00115 - GUARD: DONNA FIALDINI (D2) FINAL ACCT/PET/TERM/GDSHP
 53.  09:15 AM GR13-00146 - GUARD: BARBARA DREW (D12) ANNUAL ACCOUNTING
 54.  09:15 AM GR12-00158 - GUAR: EDWARD HUTCHISON (D2) FINAL ACCT/PET/TERM/GDSHP
 55.  09:30 AM GR07-00184 - GUARD: CYNTHIA ADELE IRATCABAL (D2) ANNUAL ACCOUNTING
 56.  10:00 AM GR13-00307 - GUARD: JOSIAH BARTLETT METZ (D12) OTHER PROB/TRST/GDSHP HRG

Nov-05-2014
 57.  09:00 AM DV13-00348 - INRE: ANDY D. DIXON & AUBREE R. DIXON (D12) MOTION MODIFY CHILD CUSTODY
 58.  10:30 AM FV10-03226 - EDGAR SEDANO VS CELIA CRAWFORD ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE
 59.  14:00 PM DV11-02119 - IN RE: GERMAN RAMIREZ VS. JENNIFER RAMIREZ (D12) MOTION MODIFY SPOUSAL SUPPORT
 60.  15:30 PM DV12-01656 - LAURIE-JO BETKER VS DAVID B BETKER (D12) ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE

Nov-06-2014
 61.  10:00 AM DV10-01910 - DONALD WORKMAN VS JINIE WORKMAN (D12) ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE
 62.  14:00 PM DV02-01655 - TIMOTHY D. HOGG VS. LISA RAE HOGG REVIEW HEARING