Minor Guardianship

Minor Guardianships are handled in Department 14, Family Division, Second Judicial District Court, 3rd Floor, 1 South Sierra, Reno, NV 89501

The District Court cannot give legal advice or assist the public in drafting petitions. Individuals who are proceeding without the assistance of an attorney, may contact the Self-Help Center to obtain guardianship packets that may assist in initiating or responding to a guardianship case. Self-represented litigants are responsible to familiarize themselves with law that is applicable to their case. The law library is available for public use during the following hours: 8:00am to 4:30pm; the Self Help Center is located at 1 South Sierra Street, First Floor, Reno, Nevada 89501.

Guardianships shall be heard in Department 14 Courtroom of the Family Division.


Telephone: (775)325-6788
Email Emily.Reed@washoecourts.us

Other Resources

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Note: The Required Information Sheet must be completed and provided to the court in every guardianship case
(This can be found on the Forms and Packets page by clicking the "Minor Guardianship Forms" link under Family Related Forms.)