Special Events

July 28, 2016: Bar ExamMixer
September 23, 2016: Attorney Memorial Service
November 5, 2016: Light The Night­ Walk
[Various Dates [TBA]: Downtown Cultural Series


Bar Exam Mixer

Date: Thursday, July 28, 2016
Time: 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Location: Crown & Anchor British Pub, 1350 E. Tropicana Avenue, Las Vegas

After the NV Bar Exam is over, aspiring lawyers and licensed lawyers are invited to join us at the “Bar Exam Mixer”—a special event with complimentary appetizers & beverages sponsored by the CCBA’s New Lawyers Committee. Relax after the NV bar exam. Mix and mingle. Act responsibly. No RSVP necessary. No cover charge. No minors allowed.


Memorial Service

Date: Friday, September 23 2016
Time: 3 p.m. Reception to immediately follow.
Location: Lloyd D. George U.S. Courthouse, Courtroom 6B, 333 Las Vegas Blvd. S., Las Vegas

Members of the bar are invited to join in remembrance of colleagues who have passed away. The Clark County Law Foundation’s Community Service committee hosts a memorial service honoring the members of the bar who have passed on in the last year. This service is a project of the Clark County Law Foundation’s community service committee in conjunction with the Clark County Bar Association, State Bar of Nevada, Eighth Judicial District Court, U.S. District Court and Federal Bar Association-Las Vegas Chapter. Get details about this event from the staff at Clark County Law Foundation, (702) 333-8877 or visit www.clarkcountylawfoundation.org.


Light The Night Walk

Join with the CCBA’s Community Service Committee in support of this important cause!

Register to walk and make a donation.

Date: Saturday, November 5, 2016
Walk & Parking Location: The Western Hotel, 899 E. Fremont Street, Las Vegas, NV 89101

  • Pay tribute and bring hope to people battling blood cancers.
  • Walk with Team CCBA.
  • Donate to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS).
  • Sign-up online with Team CCBA.

Event Agenda:

  • 4:00pm Registration opens & festivities begin
  • 4:30pm Remembrance Ceremony
  • 5:30pm Program on the Main Stage
  • 6:00pm Walk begins
  • 8:00pm After-party ends

Thank you for bringing us all closer to living in a world without blood cancers!


Downtown Cultural Series

Opportunities Available for CCBA Members (Attorneys & Judges) to Make a Public Address

The Clark County Bar Association is seeking attorney members to volunteer to speak to the crowd gathered for the performances scheduled as part of the “Downtown Cultural Series” held monthly inside the Carol Fitzgerald Jury Assembly Room at the Lloyd D. George U.S. Courthouse.

Schedule for Next Season’s Performances*:

  • Dates to be listed soon [to be updated during Summer 2016]

Typical schedule (on day of event):

  • 11:50 a.m.-11:59 a.m. – Attorney speaker at podium to present public education
  • 12:00 (noon) – 1:00 p.m. – Artists on stage to perform

Volunteer Requirements

Only attorneys who are members of the Clark County Bar Association will be selected to speak. There is no charge for the attorney to participate with appearances limited to once per season.

On the day of the performance, the scheduled speaker must be ready at the podium to start speaking by 11:50 a.m. and they must finish by 11:59 p.m. before the performers take the stage at noon.

Presentation Topics

Choose your own topic to present to the audience. The content of the 3-4 minute presentations are to educate the public, be kept general in nature, and be without any promotional content for their law practice, business, or advocacy of a political nature. Additionally, the speaker cannot distribute flyers or brochures to promote their law practice or business. The presentation should not lend the dignity of the court to any private interest. Topics are subject to approval. Suggested topics for a presentation include:

  • Courts – judicial selection process for local, state, and federal judges
  • Courts – jurisdiction of any one of the local or state courts
  • Courts – jurisdiction of any one of the local federal courts, including general jurisdiction trial court, bankruptcy court, tax court, Social Security Administration, immigration court, tax court, court of appeals for veterans claims, etc.
  • Elder law issues
  • Guardianship
  • Jury and jury service
  • Landlord/tenant resources
  • Living wills
  • Military legal assistance
  • Probate
  • Tax law updates

Contact

To volunteer to be a speaker at one of these events, contact Steph at CCBA via e-mail or phone at (702) 387-6011 between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

More about the Downtown Cultural Series

As free, public events, the demographic of the audience can vary. Past audiences have included visitors from local senior citizen centers, court staff, and locals simply enjoying their lunch watching talented performers. The series is produced by the City of Las Vegas’ Office of Cultural Affairs with cooperation by the Lloyd D. George U.S. Courthouse. Performances vary and can include music, dance, and drama. The scheduled performers are subject to change without notice. See http://www.artslasvegas.org/. Admission to attend the event as part of the audience is free and open to the public. The performers take the stage at noon and generally finish by 1:00 p.m. There is a light lunch buffet available for all to enjoy during the event.


Sponsor a Bar Event

The Clark County Bar Association (CCBA) hosts events throughout the year for the members of our non-profit organization. Sponsorship opportunities are available to selected businesses. Learn more about sponsorship opportunities…