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Legal Connections Mixer Scheduled for September 8, 2016

Members from the business and legal communities are invited to meet and greet during “Connect with the Best” mixer to be held on Thursday, September 8, 2016, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the RS Boiler Room located on the second floor of Mandalay Place. This exclusive event will be hosted by the Las Vegas Business Press and sponsored […]

Political Reporter Jon Ralston to Speak at Bar Luncheon

We are pleased to announce the featured speaker at the Clark County Bar Luncheon on Thursday, September 15, 2016, at Grotto Ristorante inside the Golden Nugget, will be political journalist Jon Ralston. Jon Ralston has been covering politics in Nevada for over 25 years. Ralston operates RalstonReports.com and provides breaking news to subscribers of his daily and weekly reports […]

Applications for Open Supreme Court Seat Due September 9, 2016

The Nevada Commission on Judicial Selection (Commission) will begin work to fill the future Nevada Supreme Court vacancy initiated by the August 12 retirement of Justice Nancy M. Saitta, according to Chief Justice Ron D. Parraguirre. The appointment process is open to all Nevada attorneys with 15 years of legal experience, including two years in […]

Donations for “Rebel Relief” to Help Homeless

Members of our legal community are invited to donate useful supplies for the Las Vegas homeless community. The CCBA’s Community Service Committee will host a donation box at the CCBA offices to collect items for the “Rebel Relief” project produced by the William S. Boyd School of Law’s Public Interest Law Association, Black Law Student […]

Conflict Trainer David Doto to Teach Mediation Seminar

On Wednesday, September 14, 2016, from Noon to 1 p.m., the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA) will host a seminar for members of the bar and the supporting legal community. The seminar “Tips From the Trenches: Leveraging the Power of Mediation” will feature David M. Doto, Esq., LL.M. This fast paced interactive seminar will address ways that […]

Las Vegas JP Melissa Saragosa to Teach Law on Squatters Seminar

On Friday, August 26, 2016, from Noon to 1 p.m., the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA) will host a seminar for members of the bar and the supporting legal community. The seminar “Nevada Law on Squatters” will feature Justice of the Peace Melissa Saragosa from the Las Vegas Township Justice Court. The speaker will focus on Nevada Assembly Bill […]

Opportunities for Nevada Law Firms to Sponsor Team CCBA T-Shirts

Nevada law firms and businesses are invited to sponsor the T-shirts for the CCBA’s Community Service Committee (AKA Team CCBA)  to wear during their planned, group activities. Special thanks to Team CCBA T-Shirt Sponsors: Dias Law Group, Ltd. Paul C. Ray, Chtd. Don’t miss out on this branding opportunity for your firm!  Sponsorship is available to select […]

August 2016 issue of Bar Journal COMMUNIQUÉ Published

We are pleased to announce the August 2016 issue of our journal COMMUNIQUÉ has been published. This issue focuses on the topic of guardianship matters in southern Nevada. The following articles were written by attorneys for attorneys: “Status of Guardianship Rules in the Eighth Judicial District Court” By Dara J. Goldsmith, Esq. “Guardianship Compliance” By Guardianship Compliance Administrator […]

Honoring Melanie Kushnir

Submitted by Barbara Buckley and Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada We are devastated at the loss of our beloved colleague, Melanie Kushnir. Melanie was a passionate believer in justice. She was a bright light and inspiration to clients, attorneys, law students, and co-workers. Her spirit, love of life, and dedication to justice was unmistakable. […]

EJDC Medical/Dental Malpractice Status Check Calendar – August 1, 2016

The Eighth Judicial District Court has announced that it will hold the next Medical/Dental Malpractice Status Check Calendar at 8:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. on Monday, August 1, 2016. The calendar will be held in Courtroom 14A on the 14th floor of the Regional Justice Center in downtown Las Vegas. See EJDC-Atty-Memo-Med-Mal-Status-Check-8-1-16 (PDF). The calendar will be heard in numerical […]