Fifth Judicial District Court

NOTE: Have a question regarding a District Court file such as filing fees, copies of documents, hearing dates, or the filing of a document? Please contact the Nye County Clerk at 775-751-7040, or see their webpage for directory information.

Clerk of the District Court webpage


The Fifth Judicial District Court encompasses the following Nevada counties:

  • Nye
  • Esmeralda

The District Court is comprised of two departments:

  • Department 1
    Hon. Kimberly A. Wanker,
    District Court Judge
  • Department 2
    Hon. Robert W Lane,
    District Court Judge

Both judges hear criminal, civil, probate, and family cases.