Resources

The Clark County Bar Association (CCBA) is a 501(c)(6), non-profit, voluntary member organization based in Las Vegas, Nevada that includes members throughout the county, state and nation. The purpose of CCBA is to provide meaningful services to members, opportunities for collegiality and social interaction, perform outreach services to the community at large, and to promote professionalism. Membership categories include attorneys, judges, legal assistants, legal secretaries, law students and merchants. CCBA is a great resource for businesses looking to market to the southern Nevada legal community. As the local bar, CCBA is the social networking hub for attorneys, judges, legal administrators and secretaries. CCBA hosts luncheons, meetings and mixers. The bar also publishes an award-winning print magazine, Communiqué, the weekly e-mail “Bar Briefs,” and this website.
CCBA Member Directory is a searchable database of all of the members of the Clark County Bar Association. Search for attorney members via name, law school, over 60 areas of practice, or other criteria.
Clark County Lawyer Finder is an online directory featuring attorney members of the Clark County Bar Association and legal tool kits for the following practice areas:
  • Adoption and Surrogacy
  • Bankruptcy, Debt and Consumer Law
  • DUI/Criminal and Traffic Defense
  • Education, School and Government Law
  • Employment and Labor Relations
  • Family Law and Divorce
  • Immigration and Visas
  • Injury and Accidents
  • Lawsuits and Appeals
  • Malpractice
  • Probate, Estate and Elder Law
  • Real Estate and Housing Law
  • Small Business Law and Litigation
  • Social Security and Veterans Benefits
  • Workers’ Compensation
E-Newsletters and Court News: CCBA publishes a weekly e-mail, “Bar Briefs” and various alerts about changes in court procedure and other practical legal information. Have you stopped receiving e-mails? Click here to sign-up.

Clark County Law Foundation (CCLF): CCLF is a private, non-profit charity organization located in Las Vegas, Nevada. They operate the juvenile diversion program, Trial By Peers® and promote community service projects. Learn about their programs at www.clarkcountylawfoundation.org or call CCLF at 702-333-8277.

FAQ Page: Find answers to frequently asked questions regarding CCBA and our Web site.

Legal Links: Find links to Nevada state, city and county Web sites as well as links to law libraries, legal search engines, databases, legal news and legal organizations.

Mentor Program: Help shape the future of your legal community by participating in Boyd School of Law’s mentor program.

Law Practice Management: Development: Find career and practice development related services and resources.

Pro Bono Opportunities: Find lists of organizations or programs that a Nevada attorney may consider in their efforts to fulfill their goal to provide pro bono service to the public.

Public Legal Resources: A list of some of the available legal services and resources in the Las Vegas community.

Specialty Bars and Legal Associations: Find contact information and links to many of the specialty bars and legal associations in Nevada.

Trial By Peers (TBP): TBP is an innovative juvenile court diversion program used for first time and some second time juvenile offenders. Juveniles charged with misdemeanors are tried, represented, and sentenced by their peers; other teens. TBP, of the Clark County Law Foundation works in cooperation with the Clark County Bar Association and the Department of Family and Youth Services and is based on the Youth Court concept. Learn about this life changing program and how you may participate at www.clarkcountylawfoundation.org.

 

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Center for Professional Responsibility

The ABA has an excellent website that provides resources to help you understand and resolve ethics questions that come up in your law practice. Visit their Web site for immediate access to articles and checklists.


The Spring Valley Club

The Spring Valley Club provides AA resources for those in need. View their Web site for meeting details.