Diana L. Sullivan

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Diana L. Sullivan
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Current Court Information:
Las Vegas Township Justice Court, Nevada
Title:   Judge
Active:   2008-2021
Past position:   Managing partner, Ghanem & Sullivan
Past term:   2004-2008
Past position 2:   Partner, Jones, Jones Close & Brown
Past term 2:   2001-2004
Personal History
Undergraduate:   University of Nevada Reno, 1989
Law School:   University of San Diego School of Law, 1992
Candidate 2014:
Candidate for:  Las Vegas Township Justice Court
Position:  Dept. 12
State:  Nevada
Election information 2014:
Incumbent:  Yes
Primary date:  6/10/2014
Election date:  11/4/2014
Election vote:  77.2%ApprovedA

Diana L. Sullivan is a judge for the Las Vegas Township Justice Court in Nevada. She was elected to the court in 2008.[1][2] Sullivan ran for re-election in 2014, winning a new term that expires on January 3, 2021.[3][4]



See also: Nevada judicial elections, 2014
Sullivan ran for re-election to the Las Vegas Township Justice Court.
Primary: She ran unopposed in the primary on June 10, 2014.
General: She defeated Marian Kahoiwai Kamalani in the general election on November 4, 2014, receiving 77.2% of the vote.[4][5]

2013 judicial performance evaluation

In 2013, the Las Vegas Review-Journal sponsored a survey of 902 lawyers who rated Nevada Supreme Court justices and judges located in Clark County. 75% of respondents voted in favor of keeping Sullivan on the bench. The average vote in favor of retention for all 88 judges evaluated was 71%.[6]


Sullivan received her undergraduate degree from the University of Nevada Reno in 1989 and her J.D. degree from the University of San Diego School of Law in 1992.[1]


  • 2008-2021: Judge, Las Vegas Township Justice Court
  • 2004-2008: Managing partner, Ghanem & Sullivan
  • 2001-2004: Partner, Jones, Jones Close & Brown
  • 1992-2001: Attorney, Jones, Jones Close & Brown [1]

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