The Sixth Judicial District Court serves Humboldt, Lander and Pershing Counties. The three counties are located in northwestern Nevada. The Sixth Judicial District Court serves approximately 30,000 people. The Judicial District has two departments. The Honorable Richard A. Wagner serves as the Department I Judge. The Honorable Michael R. Montero serves as the Department II Judge. Judge Montero’s chambers are located in the Humboldt County Courthouse in Winnemucca.
In addition to the traditional caseload, the Sixth Judicial District Court operates five specialty courts. Some specialty courts are available in all three counties. Specifically, the Court operates:Youth and Family Services. The Youth and Family Services component of the Court provides services for juveniles and their parents under a number of programs.
This website provides contact information for one of the two presiding judges in this District. Furthermore, the website contains the court calendar. Unrepresented parties can also find assistance in the Self-Help section. Potential Jurors can obtain information regarding jury service under the Jury Duty Information section. Information regarding juvenile services and specialty courts can also be obtained on this website.