COMMUNIQUÉ Issues

Federal Court Announces Magistrate Judge Valerie Cook to Retire

This morning, we received the following announcement from the office of Debra Kempi, District Court Executive for the U.S. District Court – District of Nevada. The United States District Court for the District of Nevada announces that, after 18 years of dedicated service to the Court, United States Magistrate Judge Valerie P. Cooke will be […]

Now Accepting Nominations for CCBA 2018 Executive Board

Nominations from members of the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA) to serve on the 2018 CCBA Executive Board will be accepted by CCBA President Tami Cowden at prez@clarkcountybar.org through Tuesday, November 14, 2017. The nominating committee shall consider the following criteria and characteristics as applied to each prospective nominee in their application: Each prospective nominee […]

Nevada Ballet Theatre Presents Classic Americana – Special Offer

We are excited to invite CCBA members to enjoy upcoming presentations of the Nevada Ballet Theatre. The CCBA has free tickets to select performances of the Nevada Ballet Theatre. We also have discount codes (if the tickets have been claimed by at CCBA member already.) CCBA members—with the exception of law students—can request the use of […]

September 2017 issue of COMMUNIQUÉ Published

We are pleased to announce the release of our legislative law issue of Communiqué (September 2017), the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association. Find content focused on related to legislation passed during the Nevada’s recent legislative session in this 40-page magazine. Readers can enjoy a few of the articles (written by attorneys for attorneys) now posted […]

Tickets Available for LLS Light The Night/Las Vegas 51’s Fundraiser Game

Special Offer Get tickets for “LLS Light the Night / Las Vegas 51s Fundraiser” Baseball Game! Join us at 7:05 p.m. for the inaugural “LLS Light The Night/Las Vegas 51’s Fundraiser” on Saturday, September 2nd as the 51’s take on the Tacoma Rainiers at Cashman Field for Fan Appreciation Night. This exclusive baseball event on Sept. 2, 2017, […]

Joint Court Order to Modify Admin Procedures for Certain Defendants

On August 21, 2017, a joint order was signed by the chief judges of the Las Vegas Justice Court and the Eighth Judicial District Court related to the procedures for handling of cases involving a defendant with an indictment in both courts. Administrative Order #17-10 addresses matters related to the process and timing for dismissals […]

Special Offer for Tickets to “LLS Light the Night/Las Vegas 51s Fundraiser”

UPDATE 8/29/2017:  Tickets are no longer available from CCBA. The CCBA has tickets to the the inaugural “LLS Light The Night/Las Vegas 51’s Fundraiser” on Saturday, September 2nd as the 51’s take on the Tacoma Rainiers at Cashman Field for Fan Appreciation Night. This exclusive baseball event on Sept. 2, 2017, will feature: First pitch ceremony by one […]

Case Reassignments at Clark County Court Eff. Aug 21, 2017

Effective August 21, 2017, several cases will be reassigned and a revised criminal case flow model will be in use at the Eighth Judicial District Court. The changes come as result of the August 16, 2017, filing of Administrative Order 17-08 in the matter of the assignment of construction defect cases. See EJDC-AO-17-08 (PDF download). Also […]

August 17 Bar Luncheon to Educate Attorneys about Substance Abuse

We are pleased to announce the format for our regular bar luncheon on August 17, 2017, is designed to provide 1 AAMH credit of continuing legal education for all members of the Nevada bar and bench who attend. However, seating will be limited to people who RSVP to the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA) in […]