COMMUNIQUÉ Issues

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 […]

November 2017 issue of COMMUNIQUÉ Published

We are pleased to announce the release of the “Legal History” issue of Communiqué (November 2017), the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association.  Readers can enjoy the main articles now posted on our website as follows: History of Gambling in Nevada” By Jennifer Roberts, Esq. and Abigayle Farris, Esq. “Considering the Influence of Corporate Law […]

City of Las Vegas Announces RFP for Public Attorney (Traffic) for Indigent Defendants

The City of Las Vegas (City) hereby invites qualified firms or individuals (Offerors) to submit written proposals for consideration as a Public Attorney for Indigent Defendants. The City will use the Successful Offerors to establish a candidate pool for future openings. The Public Attorneys for Indigent Defendants will work for Las Vegas Municipal Court in […]

Discovery Commissioner Bulla, John Aldrich to Teach Law on Claiming Privilege Seminar

On Thursday, October 12, 2017, from Noon to 1:30 p.m., the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA) will host a seminar for members of the bar and the supporting legal community. The seminar “Claiming Privilege” will feature speakers Eighth Judicial District Court Discovery Commissioner Bonnie Bulla and Nevada lawyer John P. Aldrich of Aldrich Law Firm, […]

October 26 Bar Luncheon to Feature NV Bar Counsel Stanley Hunterton

On Thursday, October 26, 2017, Nevada Bar Counsel Stan Hunterton will present information relevant to the Nevada Rules of Professional Conduct during the Clark County Bar Luncheon at Morton’s The Steakhouse in Las Vegas. All members of the Nevada bar and bench are invited to attend this event sponsored by Bank of Nevada and Marci […]