Take a pro bono case or four

Take a pro bono case or four

2016-01-29T01:21:02-07:00January 29th, 2016|
“You should all take a pro bono case or four;” that’s the advice attorney Carrie Primas gave her colleagues at the January Family Bench-Bar meeting after being honored as Pro Bono Advisory Council volunteer of the month.Carrie raised an issue of concern that got people talking [...]
2016-01-29T01:21:02-07:00January 29th, 2016|

Guardianship Bench Bar to offer latest news and Q&A session

Guardianship Bench Bar to offer latest news and Q&A session

2016-01-28T22:58:21-07:00January 28th, 2016|
A guardianship Bench-Bar meeting will be held Feb. 1 at 11:30 a.m. at the Public Guardian’s Office, 515 Shadow Lane. Topics covered will include processes and procedures; code review and proposed changes; notices; news you can use, including guardianship committee updates; and a question and [...]
2016-01-28T22:58:21-07:00January 28th, 2016|

Upcoming Family Bench Bar To Give Attorneys Practicing Family Law Info To Be More Effective in Court

Upcoming Family Bench Bar To Give Attorneys Practicing Family Law Info To Be More Effective in Court

2016-01-27T00:28:39-07:00January 27th, 2016|
Attorneys who attend the upcoming Family Bench Bar on January 28, will get info that should help navigate practicing in the Family Division. The meeting, to be held at noon in Family Courtroom 9 at 601 N. Pecos Road, will open with announcements and updates, [...]
2016-01-27T00:28:39-07:00January 27th, 2016|

Specialty Courts To Celebrate Graduation As Court Preps For Program Expansion

Specialty Courts To Celebrate Graduation As Court Preps For Program Expansion

2016-01-15T00:36:14-07:00January 15th, 2016|
District Court will celebrate another specialty court graduation just as the program prepares to ramp up with a new infusion of funding. The newly minted specialty court grads will receive certificates and accolades on Friday, Jan. 15 at 2 p.m., in the Regional Justice Center [...]
2016-01-15T00:36:14-07:00January 15th, 2016|

It’s a new year – pay it forward – attorneys here’s your opportunity

It’s a new year – pay it forward – attorneys here’s your opportunity

2016-01-06T18:14:50-07:00January 6th, 2016|
Remember the good old days when you were a young law students looking to practice your craft in a mock trial? Remember the anticipation and excitement? A new crop of fresh-faced young students is experiencing those same feelings and they need the benefit of your wisdom, [...]
2016-01-06T18:14:50-07:00January 6th, 2016|

Contest calls for students to make a case for 50-year-old Miranda Decision

Contest calls for students to make a case for 50-year-old Miranda Decision

2016-01-06T16:49:14-07:00January 6th, 2016|
The United States Supreme Court decision in Miranda v. Arizona turns 50 this year. The Ninth Circuit has come up with a great way to mark that exceptional decision: a contest with a cash prize. The Ninth Circuit has announced a civics contest with two categories: 1) Individual [...]
2016-01-06T16:49:14-07:00January 6th, 2016|

Civil Bench Bar to get New Year off to a hot start with chili challenge

Civil Bench Bar to get New Year off to a hot start with chili challenge

2016-01-06T00:15:26-07:00January 6th, 2016|
The District Court will help civil attorneys get the new year off to a hot start at the Civil Bench Bar Meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 12 at noon (courtroom TBD). The meeting will include updates on the latest news and decisions from the Nevada Supreme Court. Participants are challenged [...]
2016-01-06T00:15:26-07:00January 6th, 2016|