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  Cortez Masto, Catherine
<-  2017-01-01  
NameCatherine Cortez Masto
Address8020 South Rainbow Blvd
Las Vegas, Nevada , United States
Website [Link]
Born March 29, 1964 (54 years)
Last ModifedIndyGeorgia
Feb 04, 2018 04:01pm
Tags Hispanic - Italian - Married - Catholic -
InfoCatherine Cortez Masto was appointed as Assistant County Manager for Clark County effective January 7, 2002. Her responsibilities include working with the legal and judicial departments of Clark County which include the Coroner, Public Defender, Special Public Defender, Public Guardian, Juvenile Justice Services, Family Services, and Law Library. Ms. Cortez Masto also provides fiscal oversight for the District Court, Justice Court, District Attorney, Public Administrator, Constables, and County Clerk.

Prior to her appointment as Assistant County Manager, Ms. Cortez Masto served as a federal criminal prosecutor for the United States Attorney’s Office in the District of Columbia. She began her career in public service in 1995 when she was appointed by Nevada Governor Bob Miller to run his Southern Nevada Office and eventually became his Chief of Staff.

Ms. Cortez Masto began her legal career in 1990 when she clerked for Judge Michael Wendell in the Eighth Judicial District Court and thereafter practiced civil law for the Las Vegas law firm Raleigh, Hunt & McGarry, P.C.

She is a graduate of the University of Nevada, Reno with a Bachelor of Science in Finance and obtained her Juris Doctorate from Gonzaga University School of Law.


DateFirmApproveDisapproveDon't Know
01/01/2017-03/31/2017 Morning Consult 42.00% ( 0.0) 37.00% ( 0.0) 21.00% ( 0.0)
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09/06/2016-09/07/2016 Public Policy Polling (D) 37.00% ( 0.0) 41.00% ( 0.0) 22.00% ( 0.0)

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Mar 29, 2010 09:55pm Statement AG Responds to Governor's Letter Over Possible Health Care Suit  Article Jason 
Dec 08, 2009 07:00am General Cortez Masto’s shining star dims after Krolicki decision  Article Monsieur 

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