Washoe County Bar's Find A Lawyer search page will help you find a Northern Nevada lawyer by practice area. All participants of Find A Lawyer are members of WCBA and have joined the Find A Lawyer service. Click on the owl to get started. — a service of Washoe County Bar Association.
WCBA's valuable legal guide for senior citizens,their families and caregivers is now online at nvseniorlegalguide.org
Find answers and resources for all the important questions that seniors and their families face: wills & trusts, benefits, employment, driving, housing, health care, and much more. Links and phone numbers included to find more help.
To request a copy call (775) 786-4494 or send e-mail to WCBA.
WCBA online, interactive "Survival Guide" for teens and their parents offers legal information and resources on all the topics teens face when they turn 18 and face adult responsibilities. nowthatyouare18.org covers topics from credit cards to renting an apartment, from identity theft to car insurance, and from geting arrested to marriage.
2014-15 WCBA Directory Information
The WCBA Directory provides listings for individual attorneys, law firms, courts, goverment agencies plus Find A Lawyer, ADR listings. The 260-page book also offers opportunities for advertising. Links to Directory forms and information are listed here.
Directory information and forms have been mailed. Mind the deadlines and return confirmation cards, Directory pre-orders and Find A Lawyer forms by the deadlines.
Find A Lawyer Adds Landlord Tenant to list of practice areas.
WCBA added one new practice area to Find A Lawyer for 2014-15—Landlord Tenant. The Bar's Find A Lawyer program garnered over 2300 hits in 2013-2014. Participants in Find A Lawyer must be a member of WCBA. Download a form here. Deadline to be included in the 2014-15 Directory is April 30, 2014 (no exceptions.
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Join WCBA now for 2014
WCBA membership for 2014 offers access to all publications, The Writ delivered to your mail box, discounts on CLE seminars and audio CLE, optional listings in Find A Lawyer and the ADR sections of the Directory and more. Click below to join now.
Chief Judge David Hardy Nominated for Second Term
Chief Judge David Hardy has been nominated for a second term as Chief Judge of the Second Judicial District Court. There are no other nominees. His second term will begin December 13, 2013 and conclude in December 2015. Chief Judge Hardy will deliver his second State of the Judiciary address at the March 2014 WCBA bar luncheon on March 13, 2014.
Wed., March 12, noon, Harrah's
Second Judicial Distirct Court
Chief Judge David Hardy
State of The District Court
Chief Judge Hardy will offer a look into the state of the Second Judicial District Courts.
Washoe County Bar Foundation Begins Work on Middle School Survival Guide
The Washoe County Bar Foundation received funding for a new "Survival Guide" for Middle School students. Using Now That You are 18: A Survival Guide as a model, volunteers met to plan topics for the new Guide which is funded by a grant from the State Bar of Nevada Lawyer Referral and Information Services as well as donations to the Washoe County Bar Foundation. The new guide will be available in February.
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