Pro Bono

Pro Bono Mentor Opportunity

For Nevada lawyers: If you are an attorney with 5+ years of experience, you can be matched with Boyd student and work on a pro bono case of your choice together through the Legal Aid Center Partners in Pro Bono Program. If interested, please contact Pro Bono Director Noah Malgeri at for more information, […]

October 2018 issue of COMMUNIQUÉ Published

We are pleased to announce the release of the October 2018 issue of COMMUNIQUÉ, the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association. This issue focuses on “Pro Bono Matters” with select content relevant for Nevada lawyers and their support staff. Read these features online now: Help Somebody on the Road to Recovery: Take a […]

February 2017 issue of COMMUNIQUÉ Published

We are pleased to announce the February 2017 issue of our journal COMMUNIQUÉ has been published. This issue focuses on the topic of pro bono opportunities for attorneys and access to justice matters. The following articles were written by attorneys for attorneys: “Interview with Supreme Court of Nevada Justice Douglas on Access to Justice” by Paul C. Ray, […]

Honoring Melanie Kushnir

Submitted by Barbara Buckley and Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada We are devastated at the loss of our beloved colleague, Melanie Kushnir. Melanie was a passionate believer in justice. She was a bright light and inspiration to clients, attorneys, law students, and co-workers. Her spirit, love of life, and dedication to justice was unmistakable. […]

Bar Luncheon to Feature Nevada Attorney General Laxalt

Event registration extended to Noon, Wednesday, May 20, 2015! Join us on Thursday, May 21, 2015 from Noon to 1 p.m. for a luncheon at the Las Vegas Country Club with featured speaker Nevada Attorney General Adam Paul Laxalt. Laxalt’s presentation will include information about the Attorney General’s Advisory Committee for the Office of Military […]

United States District Court Invites Attorneys to Apply for a Position on Inmate Early Mediation Panel

The United States District Court for the unofficial northern division of the District invites members of the Clark County Bar Association to apply for a position on the Inmate Early Mediation Panel. Attorneys appointed to serve as pro bono mediators will preside over mediations with inmate plaintiffs who sue the Nevada Department of Corrections for […]