COMMUNIQUÉ Issues

Volunteers Needed ASAP for Statewide Civil Legal Needs Assessment

Members of the Clark County Bar Association are invited to volunteer to help administer surveys for a statewide civil legal needs assessment. Volunteers are need to go out and get these surveys done ASAP (before Xmas). UPDATE 12/4/2017: Volunteers are sought to perform surveys on Friday, December 8, 2017, and Saturday, December 9, 2017, from […]

CCBA Membership Renewals Requested for 2018

It is (nearly) that time of year again. Memberships to the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA) will expire on December 31, 2017. We invite CCBA members to renew now for the 2018 membership year. Members are encouraged to log in to the CCBA website to renew their memberships. If you have already renewed your CCBA […]

December 2017 issue of COMMUNIQUÉ Published

We are pleased to announce the release of the December 2017 issue of COMMUNIQUÉ, the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association. Our theme this month focuses on”Ethics” and contains articles related to ethics and professional conduct for Nevada lawyers and their support staff. Also, this issue includes our first CLE article offering 1 […]

CCBA Members Volunteer to Blanket the Homeless

On Saturday, November 14, 2017, members of the Clark County Bar Association’s Community Service Committee volunteered to distribute blankets to the homeless during the Project Homeless Connect event held at Cashman Center in downtown Las Vegas. Special thanks to Jennifer Roberts, Alicia Exley, Mark Blackman, Jared Hague, Mariteresa Rivera-Rogers, Monique Jammer, Paul Ray, Paul Lal, […]

Las Vegas Justice Court Announces Assignments for 2018

On November 9, 2017, Chief Justice of the Peace Joe Bonaventure announced the judicial chambers assignments and courtroom assignments for 2018.  For more information, see image at right or read the chart which is available as a PDF download: 2018 Assignments–CCBA Notice Source: Joe Tommasino, Las Vegas Justice Court

Family Court Judge Frances Doherty to Lead “Nevada Conversation”

On Tuesday, November 28, 2017, members of the bar are invited to attend “Supported Decision-Making,” a special event sponsored by the Second Judicial District Court, National Resource Center for Supported Decision-Making, State Bar of Nevada, and Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada. This event will be held at the University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, Clark […]

Notice for Appointment for New U.S. Magistrate Judge (NV)

The Judicial Conference of the United States has authorized the appointment of a full-time United States magistrate judge for the District of Nevada with a duty station (chambers) in Reno, Nevada. The essential function of courts is to dispense justice. An important component of this function is the creation and maintenance of diversity in the […]

Clark County Bar Luncheon & Annual Meeting Set for December 14, 2017

Please join us on Thursday, December 14, 2017, from Noon to 1:00 p.m., at the CCBA’s Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon and Annual Meeting sponsored by Bank of Nevada and Expert Legal Strategy Group and Lawclerk.Legal to be held at Grotto Ristorante inside the Golden Nugget in downtown Las Vegas. To attend this event, please submit registration with […]