Recent News

Federal Court Pro Bono Case Announcement

The United States District Court for the District of Nevada seeks a guardian ad litem and an attorney to represent pro se plaintiff Gregory G. Grant in Grant v. Nevada Disability Advocacy and Law Center, case number 2:14-cv-01640-JCM-CWH. Mr. Grant is an inmate at Northern Nevada Correctional Center in Carson City, Nevada, who suffers from […]

Judicial Openings in Las Vegas Call for Interested Attorneys

See below for recent news from Nevada Appellate Courts / Administrative Office of the Courts CARSON CITY, Nev., Jan. 14, 2019 – The Nevada Commission on Judicial Selection has made applications available for attorneys interested in filling judicial seats currently open in Clark County’s Eighth Judicial District Court, Departments 6, 9, and G. Nevada attorneys […]

January 2019 issue of COMMUNIQUÉ Published

We are pleased to announce the release of the January 2019 issue of COMMUNIQUÉ, the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association. This issue focuses on “Five Things” with select content relevant for Nevada lawyers and their support staff. Read these features online now: “Five Things to Know About The Laws Governing Homeowners Associations” […]

Nevada Appellate Court Summaries (11-30-18)

Nevada Appellate Court Summaries was written by attorney Joe Tommasino. This long format piece is designed to highlight summaries of recent opinions from Nevada’s Court of Appeals and Supreme Court from the Nevada. The content of this post was originally submitted for publication in the January 2019 issue of Communique, the official publication of the […]

CCBA Honors Volunteers from 2018 and Elects Leaders for 2019

On December 13, 2018, the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA) honored volunteers and elected leaders during the CCBA’s Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon and Annual Meeting sponsored by Bank of Nevada and held at Grotto Ristorante inside the Golden Nugget in downtown Las Vegas.  Photo from the event may be viewed online at https://photos.app.goo.gl/UtSxEhtQ9updQpHGA. Highlights of the awards and […]

LVJC Order Updates to Guidelines Re Own Recognizance Releases

On December 7, 2018, the Las Vegas Justice Court filed an order in the administrative matter regarding “guidelines for administrative own recognizance releases” for the Las Vegas Justice Court. Administrative Order 18-04 addresses the conditions for release of persons held without bail, and entitled to bail. AO #18-04 lists information related to how Pre-Trial Services shall […]

Election Information for 2019 CCBA Executive Board of Directors

On Thursday, December 13, 2018, attorney members of the Clark County Bar Association (CCBA) are invited to vote for nominees to serve on the 2019 CCBA Executive Board of Directors. This year’s ballot is uncontested with two nominees for the two open positions with terms to expire at the end of 2020. Nominees: Heather Anderson-Fintak […]

December 2018 issue of COMMUNIQUÉ Published

We are pleased to announce the release of the December 2018 issue of COMMUNIQUÉ, the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association. This issue focuses on “Family Law” with select content relevant for Nevada lawyers and their support staff. Read these features online now: “Family Court Judicial Process” by Carli L. Sansone, Esq. “School […]