Department A

William O. Voy

Office - (702) 455-5990

Fax - (702) 388-2038

Law Clerk - (702) 455-5035

Email -

Location - FAMILY Courtroom 18

Family Court House
601 North Pecos RD, Las Vegas, NV. 89155

William O. Voy

Department A


Eighth Judicial District Court


Term of Office 1998 - present


On April 20, 1998, Judge Voy was appointed to the Clark County District Court, Family Division, Las Vegas, Nevada by Governor Bob Miller.  For five years Judge Voy heard domestic, guardianship and mental commitment matters.  In January of 2004, he was selected to take over the Juvenile Delinquency calendar.  Prior to his appointment, Judge Voy spent ten years in private practice in Las Vegas.  For three years he served as a Captain in the U.S. Army’s Judge Advocate General’s Office, stationed at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C.  Judge Voy received his law degree from Williamette University in Salem, Oregon in 1986.

Courtroom Protocol

No weapons are allowed. There is no eating, drinking, smoking or chewing gum in any courtroom.

Proper courtroom attire is required. No shorts or tank tops are allowed in the courtroom, shoes are required. T-shirts, which show offensive slogans or pictures, are not allowed. Hats should be removed before entering the courtroom.

While in the courtroom, sit quietly when court is in session. Do not talk or whisper. The court proceedings are being recorded by a court recorder and noise can interfere with the preparation of this important record.

All beepers, cellular telephones, and electronic devices must be turned off before entering the courtroom. Avoid reading newspapers, or books in the courtrooms, particularly if your use of such material may be a distraction to others.

Attorneys are expected to maintain the highest ethical standards at all times, and to strictly adhere to the opportunities, requirements, limitations, and deadlines set by the judge. All counsel are to be punctual for all conferences, hearings and trials. They are to be civil to one another as well as to all parties, witnesses, and court personnel - whether in front of a jury or the court.