COMMUNIQUÉ Issues

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 […]

Special Feature – “Living with Leukemia – A Story of Survival”

Special thanks to Judy Webb for sharing her story, “Living with Leukemia: A Story of Survival” a feature originally published in Communiqué (October 2017). Last year, the Light the Night Walk honored Scott Webb as a “patient” and this year honors Scott as a “survivor.” Scott and his family greatly appreciate the CCBA Community Service […]

October 2017 issue of COMMUNIQUÉ Published

We are pleased to announce the release of the “Health Care Law” issue of Communiqué (October 2017), the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association. Learn from a cross-section of members from our local legal community as they consider issues related to mass tort litigation, corporate practice of medicine, Medicaid fraud, and expenses related to long […]

Volunteers Needed to Judge UNLV Law Competition

The Clark County Bar Association is recruiting Nevada attorneys and judges to volunteer at the William S. Boyd School of Law’s 19th Annual Client Counseling Competition scheduled for Friday, November 3, 2017, and Saturday, November 4, 2017. Preliminary rounds (Friday) will be held at the law school. Semifinal and final rounds (Saturday) will be held […]

A Choreographers’ Showcase Performances Set for Oct. 8, 14, 15, 2017

CCBA members are invited to attend performances of the Nevada Ballet Theatre. Don’t miss out on  this year’s A Choreographers’ Showcase 10th Anniversary Celebration! In 2007, visionaries from Nevada Ballet Theatre and Cirque du Soleil® embarked on a journey to create something unique and life-changing. Something designed to showcase the raw talent present in both companies and […]

CCBA Night at The Nutcracker

We are excited to invite CCBA members to enjoy The Nutcracker presented by Nevada Ballet Theatre at their 7:30 p.m. performance on Thursday, December 21, 2017. The Nutcracker: Music by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky Choreography by James Canfield The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, Reynolds Hall CCBA Night at The Nutcracker Thursday, December 21, 2017 […]

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 […]