Tort Claims

Office of the Attorney General

Nancy Katafias -Tort Claims Manager

    Claim Against the State of Nevada

    A claim may be filed against the State of Nevada for an incident/accident in which a State employee and/or State agency is alleged to have caused damages to another party. To file a claim against the State of Nevada, a claim form must be completed and submitted to the Office of the Attorney General per the instructions on the claim form. Please see the link below to access the claim form.

      Once the claim form is received, the incident will be investigated to determine of the State is liable for the damages due to the alleged incident. If the State is liable, damages will be paid as appropriate. Claims are processed in accordance with the Nevada Revised Statutes, Chapter 41.


      Tawnya Cook
      Program Officer
      (775) 684-1263