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Melanie Andress-Tobiasson

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Melanie Andress-Tobiasson
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Current Court Information:
Las Vegas Township Justice Court, Nevada
Title:   Judge
Position:   Dept. 10
Personal History
Law School:   Pepperdine University School of Law
Candidate 2012:
Candidate for:  Las Vegas Township Justice Court
State:  Nevada
Election information 2012:
Incumbent:  Yes
Primary date:  6/12/2012
Primary vote:  100%ApprovedA
Election vote:  ApprovedA

Melanie Andress-Tobiasson is the Department 10 justice of the peace on the Las Vegas Township Justice Court in Nevada.


Andress-Tobiasson received her undergraduate degree from Harvard University and her J.D. from Pepperdine University School of Law.[1]


Andress-Tobiasson is currently a judge for the Justice Court of Las Vegas Township.[2]



Andress-Tobiasson maintained her position on the Las Vegas Township Justice Court after running unopposed in the primary election on June 12, 2012.[3] Her new term will end in January 2019.

See also: Nevada judicial elections, 2012 - Justice Courts


Andress-Tobiasson was re-elected after running unopposed in the general election.[4]

Main article: Nevada judicial elections, 2010

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. 85% of respondents voted in favor of keeping Tobiasson on the bench. The average vote in favor of retention for all 88 judges evaluated was 71%.[5]

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