Affidavit Of Consent To Designate Attorney
This is a Nevada form that can be used for Criminal within County, Washoe, Justice Court, Reno Township.
Last updated: 11/3/2006
DATE _____________________________________________________________ DEFENDANTS NAME _________________________________ ADDRESS _________________________________ PHONE TO: The Reno Justice Court of the County of Washoe Re:_________________________________________________________________________________ CASE NAME I, ________________________________, in accordance with Nevada Revised Statutes, 178.388*hereby designate and desire by attorney ____________________________________, Esq. represent me at________________________________________ in the Court on ________________________________. ARRAIGNMENT, PLEA, TRIAL, ALL STAGES, ETC. DATE OF APPEARANCE__________________________________ DEFENDANTS SIGNATURE __________________________________ DEFENDANTS ATTORNEY The Court approves/disapproves the above request. _____________________________ JUSTICE OF THE PEACE DEPT. NO. _____________Rights of Defendant *NRS 178.388 Presence of the Defendant. 3. In prosecutions for offenses punishable by fine or by imprisonment for not more than 1 year, orboth, the court, with the writtencon sent of the defendant, may permit arraignment, plea, trial andimposition of sentence in the defendants absence, if the court determines that the defendant was fullyaware of his applicable constitutional rights when he gave his consent.