CCBA New Lawyers Committee Highlights

The New Lawyers Committee consists of attorneys admitted to practice in Nevada within the last five years regardless of age. In addition to publishing the Lawyer’s Survival Guide, producing CLE seminars of special interest to new attorneys, hosting networking and social events for new attorneys, and volunteering at CCBA events such as the Meet Your... Read more

Clark County Seeks Proposals from Law Firms to Provide Civil Defense Legal Services

Clark County is soliciting submittals from qualified firms/agencies to provide civil defense legal services to Clark County. Clark County is seeking outside legal counsel with qualifications to give legal advice and civil litigation representation of Clark County and its employees in any of the following practice areas: Civil Rights Personal Injury/Tort Defense Employment Bankruptcy Eminent... Read more

Volunteers Sought to Judge Leadership in Action Fair at Robert O. Gibson Middle School

On April 16, 2015, Nevada attorneys are needed to judge the students who will participate in the Leadership in Action (LIA) Fair  at the Robert O. Gibson Middle School in Las Vegas. The LIA Fair begins at 5:30 p.m. and will be held on the school’s campus at 3900 W. Washington Avenue, Las Vegas, Nevada (Decatur/95). The dual language... Read more

CCBA Moves to a New Location

As of March 1, 2015, the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA) will be located in a NEW location at 717 S. 8th Street, Las Vegas, Nevada, 89101. Our phone, fax, and e-mails will remain the same. Please update your records accordingly. While we will be open for business today through Friday, February 27, 2015, we will... Read more

Portrait Session for CCBA Members on February 12, 2015

On Thursday, February 12, 2015, the Clark County Bar Association will host a 4 1/2-hour session for CCBA members to sit for a professional portrait. DATE: Thursday, February 12, 2015 TIME: 9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. LOCATION: Clark County Bar Association, 725 S. 8th Street, Las Vegas, NV 89101. All Nevada bar members are invited... Read more

February 25 CLE Seminar to Help Attorneys Prepare for Effective Negotiation

On February 25, 2015, the Clark County Bar Association will host a one-hour seminar during the lunch hour for Nevada attorneys to earn continuing legal education credit. “Drawing on Psychology to Become a Better Negotiator” will provide resources for attorneys to prepare for effective negotiation. Our featured speaker will be Jean R. Sternlight – Saltman Professor,... Read more

Pat Getter to Present Depo Tips at CLE Seminar for Lawyers – Feb. 5, 2015

On Thursday, February 5, 2015 at Noon the Clark County Bar Association will host an hour-long class of continued legal education for attorneys to learn how to better prepare deponents during trial preparation. The CLE seminar “Deposition vs. Root Canal: Preparation Techniques to Make Dental Work the Only Painful Experience” will feature presenter Pat Getter,  a member of the... Read more

CLE Seminar to Help Lawyers Understand Asset Protection Trusts in Nevada – January 22, 2015

January 22, 2015 - Celebrating 15 Years of Asset Protection Trusts in Nevada Produced by the CCBA’s CLE Committee Featured Speakers: Jeffrey Burr, Esq. Jeffrey Burr, Ltd. Nevada attorney Jeffrey Burr will provide a historical analysis about domestic asset domestic trust planning in Nevada and its current status in select U.S. jurisdictions in comparison to... Read more