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CLE Seminar to Focus on How to Bring a Case to Trial

Join us on Thursday, September 25, 2014 for the CLE seminar, “How to Bring a Case to Trial”. This seminar will help you prepare for the outline of proof, organization of facts and documents, graphics, and provide practical pointers. Featured speakers are Phillip S. Aurbach, Esq. from Marquis Aurbach Coffing and Eighth Judicial District Court... Read more

NOTICE: CCBA’s Office Communications are Offline

UPDATE:  At this time, the outage seems to be limited to phone and fax transmissions. (4:50 p.m., 8/15/2014) Our telecommunications service is no longer working. This outage includes all phone, fax, e-mail, and internet service. We are working to remedy this problem. If you have business to conduct with the staff of the Clark County... Read more

New Benefit for CCBA Members: Professional Liability Coverage

We are excited to announce a new benefit for members of the Clark County Bar Association! The CCBA has partnered with AFPD, a division of NSM Insurance Group and Kaercher Insurance to provide members with a terrific new professional liability policy. Learn more from CCBA President Kimberly Buchanan at https://www.clarkcountybar.org/about-us/letter-from-the-president/

Spring Seminars Offer Continuing Legal Education for Bar Members

Thanks to all of the people who attended our CLE seminars this spring. On May 16, we hosted the seminar, “Gun Law for Lawyers.” Special thanks to Stephen F. Smith, Esq. and Michael G. Giles, Esq. who held a fascinating discussion aimed to educate the bar  members. Special thanks to Mr. Smith for his time... Read more

Christopher Mathews Completes FBI Citizens Academy Program

On April 29, 2014, member Christopher Mathews graduated from the 2014 FBI Las Vegas Citizens Academy. He was awarded a certificate signed by FBI Director Jamey B. Comey commemorating his successful completion of this eight-week program and for demonstrating a commitment to the FBI mission. Mr. Mathew’s interest in law enforcement dates from his earlier... Read more

Beverly Salhanick Elected Chair of the Board of Directors for the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, Lodge 1468

This spring, member Beverly Salhanick was elected and installed as chair of the board of directors for the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, Lodge 1468 serving Las Vegas, Nevada. An 18-year member of lodge, Beverly is also co-chair of the Whiskerino Committee of Helldorado, a community event since 1934 that celebrates Las Vegas heritage... Read more

Kathleen Paustian Volunteers for ADR Presentation at Downtown Cultural Series Performance

On Friday, April 21, 2014,  member Kathleen Paustian, Esq. addressed the audience gathered for the Chautauqua performance presented as part of the Downtown Cultural Series. The topic of her presentation was alternative dispute resolution. Also, it was great to see U.S. District Magistrate Court Judge (and CCBA Past President!) Cam Ferenbach provide introductions for Kathleen and... Read more

Mineral County (NV) Announces RFP for Public Defender Services – Proposals Due May 9, 2014

Mineral County is requesting proposals for the purpose of providing contracted Public Defender services for the Fifth Judicial District Court including Hawthorne Justice Court for the fiscal year 2014-15, July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2015. Option for 2-year contract is recommended but not required. Chapter 20 of the Nevada Revised Statutes authorizes the County... Read more
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