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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. Find A Lawyer — 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.

Find A Lawyer

The Bar's Find A Lawyer program garnered over 2500 hits in 2014-2015. Participants in Find A  Lawyer must be a member of WCBA. Download a form here. Deadline to be included in the 2015-16 Directory is April 30, 2015 (no exceptions.)

2015 Directory Order Form

Join WCBA now for 2015

WCBA membership for 2015 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.

2015 Membership Form

Court News

Lawyer Representatives for United States District Court. 

The United States District Court for the District of Nevada is accepting applications for Lawyer Representatives.  Lawyer Representatives provide vital input to the Court on a myriad of issues affecting the operations of the federal courts including but not limited to:  rule changes; development of new programs; design of new court facilities and the expenditure of fumds from the non-appropriated account.

If you are interested, please submit a letter of interest detailing your federal experience and reasons you would like to be considered to:

Mr. Lance S. Wilson, District Court Executive Lawyer Representative Application

Lloyd D. George U.S. Courthouse

333 Las Vegas Blvd., South, Ste 1334
Las Vegas NV 89101

Deadline is Friday, May 29, 2015.




Upcoming Events

May Bar Luncheon
Wednesday, June 10, 2015

12noon - Harrah's
Convention Center

Annual Meeting & Law Related Education

Come watch LRE in action as students from Reed High School's "We the People" team perform a portion of their presentation from the national competition.

Please RSVP by Monday, June 8, 2015. 
$25 per person $200 per table of 8.
To reserve tickets, please click below.




The unofficial pass rate for the February 2015 bar examination is 61%.  The swearing-in ceremony will be held for the North in Carson City on May 21 at 3:30 p.m.  The ceremony will take place at the Supreme Court. WCBA welcomes it's newest members.

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