Clark County Bar Association Honors Volunteers, Elects Leaders

On December 14, 2017, the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA) hosted its annual event to show appreciation to members of the organization who volunteer throughout the year to support CCBA activities and services. Featured speaker State Bar President Gene Leverty for his special presentation on how lawyers give back to the community. Also, CCBA members cast […]

Volunteers Sought to Speak at Performances at Federal Courthouse

 A unique opportunity to provide community service! The Clark County Bar Association arranges for the appearance of speakers to address the audience before each of the City of Las Vegas’ concerts at the Lloyd D. George U.S. Courthouse.  Nevada attorneys are sought to volunteer to speak at upcoming performances of the Downtown Cultural Series as […]

Volunteers Needed to Judge Mock Trial Tournament Jan 20-21, 2018

The UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law, Greenspun College of Urban Affairs and the University of Southern California are collaborating to host the 2017 UNLV-USC Rebel Trojan All-In Mock Trial Tournament on Saturday, January 20 and Sunday, January 21, 2018. Approximately 145 volunteers are needed to judge these trials. Students nationwide have worked hard […]

A Quick Note About Nevada Rules of Civil Procedure Rule 16.1

Rule 16.1: Not gone; nor forgotten. In Michie’s Nevada Revised Statutes Annotated, 2018 Court Rules NRCP 16.1 was inadvertently left out. However, the rule is still in full force and effect as it applies to civil cases. Please utilize Rule 16.1 as it appears in the Nevada Rules of Civil Procedure online at or […]

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