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Seminar to Train Nevada Attorneys to Represent Children in Foster Care

On Wednesday, February 24, 2016, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., the Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada will host a seminar for Nevada attorneys in their classroom at 725 East Charleston Boulevard in downtown Las Vegas. All attorney members of the Clark County Bar Association are invited to attend. This is a great opportunity […]

February 2016 issue of Bar Journal COMMUNIQUÉ Published

We are pleased to announce the February 2016 issue of our journal COMMUNIQUÉ has been published. This issue focuses on the topic of Community Service and includes features and articles for members of the southern Nevada legal community. A premier feature starting this month is a photo essay of attorneys who perform community service outside of […]

Volunteer Judges Sought for Truancy Diversion Program

The 8th Judicial District Court is seeking volunteer judges for the CCSD and Family Court Truancy Diversion Program. This collaborative effort between CCSD and Family Court has been structured to prevent and reduce youth crime, re-engage students in learning, and ultimately, reduce potential costs to our welfare and justice systems. It is a non-punitive, incentive-based […]

Update to Assignment of Civil Cases at Eighth Judicial District Court

On January 22, 2016, Chief Judge David Barker of the Eighth Judicial District Court filed Administrative Order 16-02 (amended) to modify the procedures the court uses to assign hearing discovery matters to Commissioner Bonnie Bulla and Commissioner Chris Beecroft. The changes in procedure are effective for cases filed or submitted on or after February 16, […]

Volunteers Needed for Regional Client Counseling Competition

Five Ways to Help Boyd School of Law and the ABA Regional  Client Counseling Competition On Friday, February 5, 2016 and Saturday, February 6, 2016 the UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law is hosting the ABA Regional Client Counseling Competition. Boyd Law will also have three Boyd teams to compete in the competition. Learn […]

EJDC Medical/Dental Malpractice Status Check Calendar – Monday, February 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, February 1, 2016. The calendar will be held in Courtroom 15D on the 15th floor of the Regional Justice Center in downtown Las Vegas. See EJDC-Notice-Med-Mal-Status-Check-Calendar-Feb-2016 (PDF). The calendar will be […]

Bar Luncheon to Focus on Bar Leaders, Volunteers, Downtown Las Vegas

On Thursday, January 21, 2016, from Noon to 1:30 p.m., the Clark County Bar Association will host the “CCBA Volunteer Appreciation Awards Luncheon”—sponsored by the Bank of Nevada, Downtown Project, and Phil Valentine—at Place on 7th in Downtown Las Vegas with a free box lunch to be catered by The Market. Featured keynote speaker Mark […]

CCBA to Host Art & Essay Competition for Students in Honor of Law Day 2016

The CCBA’s Community Service Committee has planned to hold an art and essay contest in honor of Law Day. The contest will be open to students registered at local middle and high schools (public and private). Members of the bar are encouraged to share information about this competition with local students and schools. The “CCBA […]

CCBA Annual Meeting and President’s Luncheon Event Highlights

On Thursday, December 10, 2015, at the CCBA Annual Meeting and President’s Luncheon, an election was held to select members to serve on the association’s executive board. The following members were elected to serve on the 2016 CCBA Executive Board: Nedda Ghandi, Esq.* of Ghandi Deeter Law Offices; James E. Harper, Esq.* of Harper Law […]

CCBA Membership Renewals Due December 31, 2015

  Memberships to the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA) will expire on December 31, 2015. Renewals can be made online now for the 2016 membership year. We kindly request for members of this non-profit organization to submit their renewal fee as soon as possible. To renew online, members may log in to the CCBA website using their e-mail address or […]