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CCBA 2017 Executive Board Election Information

On Wednesday, December 14, 2016, attorney members of the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA) are expected to vote for members to serve on the 2017 CCBA Executive Board of Directors. Officers serve for one year. Directors serve for two years. This year’s ballot is uncontested. The full list of proposed board members to serve in […]

State Bar of Nevada President Bryan Scott to Speak at Clark County Bar Luncheon

Bar Leaders to Address Volunteering, Attorney Wellness On Wednesday, December 14, 2016, members of the Nevada bar and bench are invited to attend the Clark County Bar Association’s “Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon and Annual Meeting” a special event hosted by CCBA President Catherine M. Mazzeo and sponsored by Bank of Nevada to be held at Cili […]

Nevada Ballet Theatre Tickets & Discount Codes Available

The CCBA has tickets to select performances of the Nevada Ballet Theatre. We also have discount codes (if the tickets have been claimed by at CCBA member already.) CCBA members—with the exception of law students—can request the use of the free tickets: The Nutcracker Music by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky Choreography by James Canfield Sat., Dec. 10 […]

Team CCBA Taking Steps to Cure Cancer

  On Saturday, November 5, 2016, members of the Clark County Bar Association’s Community Service Committee (aka “Team CCBA”) will participate in the Light The Night event to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Southern Nevada Chapter. All members of the CCBA are invited to support the LLS and support Team CCBA’s efforts. CCBA members can sign up […]

November 2016 issue of COMMUNIQUÉ Published

We are pleased to announce the November 2016 issue of our journal COMMUNIQUÉ has been published. This issue focuses on the topic of veterans law matters. The following articles were written by attorneys for attorneys: “Representing Veterans on Their Disability Claims Before the VA” by Travis N. Barrick, Esq. “Military Retirement Primer” by Marshal S. Willick, Esq. “Impact of […]

New Admittees Luncheon on Oct. 27, 2016 at Regional Justice Center

On Thursday, October 27, 2016, from Noon to 1 p.m., the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA) will host a luncheon for new admittees to the State Bar of Nevada. This casual event will provide an opportunity for the newest members of the State Bar of Nevada to meet judges, commissioners, and court staff who serve southern Nevada. Also, new […]

Donations Sought for “Blanket the Homeless Project”

We are excited to announce a new community service project of the Clark County Bar Association and the Clark County Law Foundation. The “Blanket the Homeless” project is designed to provide new blankets to the homeless served by local charities including Catholic Charities, Shade Tree, Veteran’s Village, and Caridad.  However, financial donations are sought to […]

Justice of the Peace Natalie Tyrrell Elected to AJA Board

North Las Vegas Justice Court Justice of the Peace Natalie Tyrrell was elected to the American Judges Association (AJA) Board of Governors at their annual conference in September.  The objective and purpose of the AJA is to promote and improve the effective administration of justice and to maintain the status and independence of the judiciary.  Judge […]

Nominations to CCBA Executive Board Due November 14, 2016

Nominations from Clark County Bar Association (CCBA) members to serve on the 2017 CCBA Executive Board will be accepted through Monday, November 14, 2016. Nominations should be sent to the CCBA President Catherine Mazzeo at prez@clarkcountybar.org. The nominating committee shall consider the following criteria and characteristics as applied to each prospective nominee in their application: […]

Volunteers Needed to Judge UNLV Law School Competition

The CCBA is organizing volunteers to  to judge the law students at the upcoming Client Counseling Competition at UNLV’s Boyd School of Law on Friday, October 21 (5:45-10pm) and Saturday, October (10am-2pm) with most volunteers needed for the preliminary rounds on Friday night. Learn more about the event and register to volunteer at one of the […]