Jennifer Paige Togliatti (born 1967) is a Senior Nevada state court judge who is a nominee to be a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the District of Nevada.
Togliatti earned her Bachelor of Science from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and her Juris Doctor from the California Western School of Law.
Togliatti previously served as a Deputy District Attorney for Clark County, Nevada.
State court service
Togliatti spent nearly two decades as a judge on Nevada's Eighth Judicial District Court, serving as Chief Judge from 2011–2014. She was previously a Las Vegas Justice Court Judge. She is currently a Senior Judge on the Nevada District Court and a private mediator and arbitrator for complex civil litigation cases and mass torts.
Nomination to district court
On October 16, 2019, President Trump announced his intent to nominate Togliatti to serve as a United States District Judge for the United States District Court for the District of Nevada. On November 21, 2019, her nomination was sent to the Senate. President Trump nominated Togliatti to the seat on the United States District Court for the District of Nevada vacated by Judge James C. Mahan, who took senior status on June 29, 2018. Her nomination was welcomed by Nevada's two Senators, Catherine Cortez Masto and Jacky Rosen. On January 3, 2020, her nomination was returned to the President under Rule XXXI, Paragraph 6 of the United States Senate. On February 13, 2020, her renomination was sent to the Senate again. Her nomination is currently pending before the Senate Judiciary Committee. On March 4, 2020 a hearing on her nomination was held before the Senate Judiciary Committee.