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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

Law Guide listing registration deadline is Friday, July 25, 2014

UPDATED 7/14/2014. Registration deadline has been extended to July 25, 2014. Attorney members of the Clark County Bar Association can receive a complimentary listing* in this year’s edition of The Law Guide, a special publication of the Las Vegas Business Press.  To participate, registration is required by the CCBA attorney member. If you want your... Read more

Las Vegas Justice Court Civil Bench-Bar Meeting on March 26, 2014

Where: Courtroom 7D, Regional Justice Center, 200 Lewis Ave, Las Vegas When: Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 11:30 a.m Nevada attorneys who practice in civil matters in Las Vegas Justice Court are invited to this meeting to comment and/or ask questions about some of the ongoing modifications of processes in the civil department. (Please bring... Read more

Volunteers Needed for 7th Annual In-House Negotiation Competition

Nevada attorneys and judges are needed to volunteer as judges for the William S. Boyd School of Law’s “7th Annual In-House Negotiation Competition” to be held on Friday, April 11, 2014 at the law school on the UNLV campus and sponsored by the Bank of Nevada, Clark County Bar Association, and the Saltman Center for... Read more

Clark County Bar Association Honors Senior Members at “40 Year Club” Event

UPDATE 3/24/2014:  A program was printed and distributed at this event. See PDF: 40-Year-Club-Event-Program-2014 Over 30 attorneys will be honored in Las Vegas, Nevada on Thursday, March 20, 2014, at a special event hosted by the Clark County Bar Association. The Clark County Bar Association (CCBA) is pleased to announce the names of the inductees and... Read more
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