Upcoming Events

The following events* are listed as a courtesy for members of the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA):

December 2016

1     SNAWA Annual Charity Luncheon (12-1:00 p.m., The Pullman Grille) – RSVP to SNAWA by November 25, 2016. 

1     “Ethical Concerns & Social Media for Lawyers in Nevada” – a CLE seminar (1-3:15 p.m., Depo Int’l) – To attend, register with CCBA ASAP; seating will be limited.

1     CCBA Holiday Mixer (6-8 p.m., Artifice) – No RSVP necessary

2     CCBA Community Service Committee Meeting (12-1 p.m., CCBA) – Open to all bar members who want to produce opportunities for community outreach by bar members.

5     “Summary Judgment and Oral Argument in Federal Court” – a CLE seminar (12-1:00 p.m., LLoyd D. George U.S. Courthouse) – To attend, register with CCBA ASAP; seating will be limited.

5     US-China Relations: Coping with the Three ‘Nots’ (7:30 p.m., UNLV Barrick Museum Auditorium) – Dean Cheng, University Forum, UNLV and the Nevada Center on Foreign Relations.

5     Jury Instructions: Plain Language and Schema Theory – a CLE seminar (12-1 p.m., Depo International) To attend, register with CCBA ASAP; seating will be limited.

6      CCBA Publications Committee Meeting (12-1 p.m., CCBA)

8     CCBA New Lawyers Committee Meeting (12:30-1:30 p.m., CCBA) – Open to attorneys members admitted to practice in Nevada within the last five years.

9     Pro Bono Awards Luncheon (11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., [Location TBA]) – A special event hosted by the Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada

9     CCBA CLE Committee Meeting (12-1 p.m., CCBA) – Open to all bar members who want to produce seminars for continuing legal education. 

10     “The Nutcracker a performance by Nevada Ballet Theatre (7:30 p.m., The Smith Center) – CCBA tickets might be available. Restrictions on use will apply. Contact CCBA at (702) 387-6011 to inquire about our newest bar service.

13     LVALA Membership Meeting (12-1pm, Cili Restaurant)

13     Eighth Judicial District Court Civil Bench-Bar Meeting (12:05 p.m., RJC, Courtroom 15C)

13     Howard D. McKibben Chapter of the American Inns of Court Meeting (5:15 p.m., USDC, 7th Fl.)

14     “Basics of Representing Children in Abuse & Neglect Cases – a Pro Bono Training CLE seminar sponsored by the Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada. (9:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m., LACSN)

14     Election Day for CCBA 2017 Executive Board (9 a.m.-4 p.m., two locations) Ballots may be cast between the hours of 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at CCBA’s office at 717 S. 8th Street in downtown Las Vegas. Ballots may also be cast during the CCBA Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon & Annual Meeting (12-1 p.m.) at Cili at Bali Hai Golf Course.

14     CCBA Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon & Annual Meeting (12-1 p.m., Cili at Bali Hai Golf Course) – To attend, register with CCBA ASAP. Come for the food and stay for the collegiality!

15 LVJC Civil Bench/Bar Meeting (11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., RJC, Courtroom 7D)

16     CCBA CLE Committee Meeting (12-1 p.m., CCBA) – Open to all bar members who want to produce seminars for continuing legal education. 

16     Downtown Cultural Series – Volunteer CCBA member speaker needed!*

23-26     CCBA Office Closed

30-31     CCBA Office Closed

January 2017

1-2     CCBA Office Closed

3      CCBA Publications Committee Meeting (12-1 p.m., CCBA)

5     SNAWA Monthly CLE Luncheon (12-1:00 p.m., The Pullman Grille) – RSVP to SNAWA by December 30, 2016. 

6     CCBA Community Service Committee Meeting (12-1 p.m., CCBA) – Open to all bar members who want to produce opportunities for community outreach by bar members.

10    LVALA Membership Meeting (12-1pm, Cili Restaurant)

10     Howard D. McKibben Chapter of the American Inns of Court Meeting (5:15 p.m., USDC, 7th Fl.)

11     CCBA Social Committee Meeting (12:30-1:30 p.m., CCBA) – Open to members who want to facilitate opportunities for members to meet and socialize.

12     CCBA New Lawyers Committee Meeting (12:30-1:30 p.m., CCBA) – Open to attorneys members admitted to practice in Nevada within the last five years.

13     CCBA CLE Committee Meeting (12-1 p.m., CCBA) – Open to all bar members who want to produce seminars for continuing legal education.

26     CCBA “Ethics in Government Law” CLE Luncheon (Check-in: 11:30, Luncheon: 12-1:30 p.m., Vic & Anthony’s Steakhouse) – To attend, register with CCBA ASAP. Come for the food and stay for the collegiality and 1 Ethics CLE credit!

February 2017

3     CCBA Community Service Committee Meeting (12-1 p.m., CCBA) – Open to all bar members who want to produce opportunities for community outreach by bar members.

3     Cyber Fraud & Attacks: What You Need to Do & Know!” – a CLE seminar (Lunch included: 11:30 a.m.-12 p.m., Program: 12-1:30 p.m., Depo International)

7      CCBA Publications Committee Meeting (12-1 p.m., CCBA)

7      Howard D. McKibben Chapter of the American Inns of Court Meeting (5:15 p.m., USDC, 7th Fl.)

8     CCBA Social Committee Meeting (12:30-1:30 p.m., CCBA) – Open to members who want to facilitate opportunities for members to meet and socialize.  

9     CCBA New Lawyers Committee Meeting (12:30-1:30 p.m., CCBA) – Open to attorneys members admitted to practice in Nevada within the last five years.

10     CCBA CLE Committee Meeting (12-1 p.m., CCBA) – Open to all bar members who want to produce seminars for continuing legal education.

14     LVALA Membership Meeting (12-1pm, Cili Restaurant)

March 2017

3     CCBA Community Service Committee Meeting (12-1 p.m., CCBA) – Open to all bar members who want to produce opportunities for community outreach by bar members.

7      CCBA Publications Committee Meeting (12-1 p.m., CCBA)

8     CCBA Social Committee Meeting (12:30-1:30 p.m., CCBA) – Open to members who want to facilitate opportunities for members to meet and socialize.  

9     CCBA New Lawyers Committee Meeting (12:30-1:30 p.m., CCBA) – Open to attorneys members admitted to practice in Nevada within the last five years.

10     CCBA CLE Committee Meeting (12-1 p.m., CCBA) – Open to all bar members who want to produce seminars for continuing legal education.

14     Howard D. McKibben Chapter of the American Inns of Court 30th Anniversary Dinner (6 p.m., Location TBA)

April 2017

4     CCBA Publications Committee Meeting (12-1 p.m., CCBA)

4      Howard D. McKibben Chapter of the American Inns of Court Meeting (5:15 p.m., USDC, 7th Fl.)

5     CCBA Social Committee Meeting (12:30-1:30 p.m., CCBA) – Open to members who want to facilitate opportunities for members to meet and socialize.  

6     CCBA New Lawyers Committee Meeting (12:30-1:30 p.m., CCBA) – Open to attorneys members admitted to practice in Nevada within the last five years.

7     CCBA Community Service Committee Meeting (12-1 p.m., CCBA) – Open to all bar members who want to produce opportunities for community outreach by bar members.

14     CCBA CLE Committee Meeting (12-1 p.m., CCBA) – Open to all bar members who want to produce seminars for continuing legal education.

May 2017

2      CCBA Publications Committee Meeting (12-1 p.m., CCBA)

5     CCBA Community Service Committee Meeting (12-1 p.m., CCBA) – Open to all bar members who want to produce opportunities for community outreach by bar members.

9     Howard D. McKibben Chapter of the American Inns of Court Meeting (5:15 p.m., USDC, 7th Fl.)

10     CCBA Social Committee Meeting (12:30-1:30 p.m., CCBA) – Open to members who want to facilitate opportunities for members to meet and socialize.  

11     CCBA New Lawyers Committee Meeting (12:30-1:30 p.m., CCBA) – Open to attorneys members admitted to practice in Nevada within the last five years.

12     CCBA CLE Committee Meeting (12-1 p.m., CCBA) – Open to all bar members who want to produce seminars for continuing legal education.

18     27th Annual Meet Your Judges Mixer  (5:30 pm to 8:30 pm, Cili at Bali Hai Golf Club)

June 2017

2     CCBA Community Service Committee Meeting (12-1 p.m., CCBA) – Open to all bar members who want to produce opportunities for community outreach by bar members.

6      CCBA Publications Committee Meeting (12-1 p.m., CCBA)

6     Howard D. McKibben Chapter of the American Inns of Court Meeting (5:15 p.m., USDC, 7th Fl.)

8     CCBA New Lawyers Committee Meeting (12:30-1:30 p.m., CCBA) – Open to attorneys members admitted to practice in Nevada within the last five years.

9     CCBA CLE Committee Meeting (12-1 p.m., CCBA) – Open to all bar members who want to produce seminars for continuing legal education.

14     CCBA Social Committee Meeting (12:30-1:30 p.m., CCBA) – Open to members who want to facilitate opportunities for members to meet and socialize.  

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*All dates, locations, promotions, and events details are subject to change without notice.

**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.

Acronyms Explained:

CCBA=Clark County Bar Association
CCLF=Clark County Law Foundation
CLE= Continuing Legal Education
EJDC=Eighth Judicial District Court
LACSN=Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada
LVALA=Las Vegas Association of Legal Administrators
LVJC=Las Vegas Justice Court
LVVPA=Las Vegas Valley Paralegal Association
NCFR=Nevada Center on Foreign Relations
NSC=Supreme Court of Nevada
TBP=Trial By Peers
UNLV=University of Nevada Las Vegas
USDC=United States District Court


Summary of Annual CCBA Events

40 Year Club Induction Ceremony & Luncheon
Next Event: Winter/Spring 2016
The CCBA hosts an induction ceremony for current member attorneys who have been in practice for 40 years and also recognizing the 40–Year Cub members on their 5th, 10th, and 15th Anniversary. The inductees are honored by their colleagues while the others celebrating their anniversary enjoy a lunch filled with good food, presentations, and reminiscing with a bit of humor thrown in on the side. Sponsorship opportunities are available. Contact: Donna at CCBA (702) 387-6011.

Meet Your Judges Mixer
Next Event: June 16, 2016 – See special event page for details…
The Meet Your Judges Mixer is one of the most popular, annual, networking events for the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA). Open to judges, attorneys, legal assistants, legal secretaries, law students, merchants, candidates, and their guests, this event provides an opportunity for individuals to meet members of the local, state, and federal judiciary in a casual, social setting. Attendance levels in past events average 600 people. Sponsorship opportunities are available for select local and national businesses to promote their products and services. Contact: Donna at CCBA (702) 387-6011.

CCBA Luncheons
The Clark County Bar Association hosts luncheons to bring news and featured speakers from the community to the membership and public at large.

CCBA luncheons are typically held on the third Thursday except for the December Luncheon which is the second Thursday. Visit our Bar Luncheons page for information about the upcoming luncheon. Sponsorship opportunities are available. Contact: Donna at CCBA (702) 387-6011.


Memorial Service

Next Event: [TBA]
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 State Bar of Nevada, Eighth Judicial District Court, U.S. District Court and Federal Bar Association-Las Vegas Chapter. Contact: Clark County Law Foundation, (702) 333-8877.

Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon
Next Event: [TBA]
The beginning of every year brings the annual Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon. CCBA honors and thanks those who donate their time and energy to a CCBA program, project, committee or publication. Contact: Donna at CCBA (702) 387-6011.