Three finalist named for open judicial vacancy

RENO, Nev. (KRNV & - The Nevada Commission on Judicial Selection today named three finalists to fill the vacancy on the Second Judicial District Court. District Judge Steven Elliott is retiring March 12th after serving on the bench since 1997.

The names of the finalists have been sent to Governor Brian Sandoval, who will appoint the new judges from the list.

-Elliott Sattler, II, 46, Reno, with Washoe County District Attorney's Office
-Lynne Simons, 51, Reno, with Lynne Simons, Esq.
-John Springgate, 53, Reno, with Law Office of John Springgate