JUDGE DOUGLAS NIELSEN

Judge Douglas Nielsen was appointed to the bench in January 2013, first serving in the Lehi City Justice Court and Alpine/Highland City Justice Court where he served until being appointed by Governor Herbert to the Fourth Judicial District Juvenile Court Bench in September 2016. He earned a bachelor degree from Utah State University in 2004 and graduated from Oklahoma City University Law School in 2007. During law school, Judge Nielsen interned for the Oklahoma County Public Defenders Association and the Utah County Public Defenders Association. In 2007, he became an associate at Young, Kester & Petro and in 2010, formed the law firm of Petro & Nielsen where he served until his appointment to the bench. During his time in the judiciary, Judge Nielsen has served on various boards and committees including the Board of Justice Court Judges, Board of Juvenile Court Judges and chair of the Fourth District Child Welfare Interagency Committee.1/19

Fourth District Juvenile Court Judges

JUDGE D. SCOTT DAVIS

Fourth District Juvenile Court Judge

JUDGE D. SCOTT DAVIS

Fourth District Juvenile Court Judge

JUDGE RYAN PETERS

Fourth District Juvenile Court Judge

JUDGE RYAN PETERS

Fourth District Juvenile Court Judge