Dave Humke, is a licensed Nevada attorney with 25 years of practice serving as a prosecutor, a defense attorney and for the past seven years as a tribal court judge. Additionally, he was elected and served both in the State Assembly and as County Commissioner. So if you are interested in what it takes to be an attorney and run for judge, listen in to the three unique judicial candidate interviews, episode 66, 67 and 68. Now without further ado let’s get right into the interview with Dave Humke.
Bottom Line Up Front: Through experience a judge should know in family court how to help people, especially minors.
BOTTOM LINE UP FRONT QUESTIONS:
- Are you a MAC or PC and what brand of phone do you use? Dave has a iMAC at home that he uses to facilitate video arraignment (An arraignment is the defendant’s initial appearance before a judge; the defendant is informed of the charges against him/her). For a phone Dave uses a android but it considering buying a new phone (of course we recommend the iPhone).
- What is your favorite technology, hardware or software? email and the ability to communicate with people.
- What is your favorite quote? “There is nothing as gratifying as being shot at and missed” Winston Churchill
- What are your favorite books? Likes John Grisham, Michael Connelly and Tony Hillerman overall like biographies. One of Dave’s favorite books is Charlie Wilson’s War by George Crile
LEISURE: Dave enjoys being at home in the Washoe Valley. The home is on one acre: it get him back to his roots
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