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Bankruptcy Law Section

News and Events:

On Thursday, December 10, 2015, from 6:00 p.m. to 8 p.m., members are invited to attend the Holiday Mixer sponsored by the CCBA’s New Lawyers Committee and State Bar of Nevada’s Bankruptcy Section. This special event will be held at Artifice located at 1025 First Street, #A in Downtown Las Vegas. Artifice is a casual neighborhood lounge serving delicious drinks and boutique wines. It offers a unique ambiance featuring three different rooms often featuring paintings and photography by local and international artists. No RSVP is necessary.

Please join your colleagues for networking, complimentary beverages, and appetizers. Please drink responsibly.



To enhance the role and skills of lawyers engaged in the practice of bankruptcy law through study, collection, development and dissemination of materials on subjects of interest to the bankruptcy law practitioner; to assist in the formulation, administration and implementation of programs, forums, and other activities for the education of members of the State Bar of Nevada in matters pertaining to bankruptcy laws and regulations; and to act upon all matters germane to its purposes as so described or referred to it by the Board of Governors.

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Chair: Ogonna Atamoh
Cotton, Driggs, Walch, Kearney, Holley, Woloson & Thompson
400 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Phone: 702-791-0308
Vice-Chair: Scott Fleming
Armstrong Teasdale
3770 Howard Hughes Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89169
Phone: 702-678-5070
Fax: 702-878-9995
Secretary: Rob Charles
Lewis Roca Rothgerber LLP
3900 Howard Hughes Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89169
Phone: 702-949-8320
Treasurer: James Leavitt
601 S. Sixth Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Phone: 702-385-7444
Finance Chair:
Richard Holley
Cotton, Driggs, Walch, Kearney, Holley, Woloson & Thompson
400 South Fourth Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Events Chair: James Leavitt
601 S. Sixth St.
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Education Chair: Candace Carlyon
Carlyon Law Group
3333 E. Serene Ave
Henderson, NV 89074
Communications Chair: Amy Tirre
Law Offices of Amy N. Tirre
3715 Lakeside Dr.
Reno, NV 89509
Staff Liaison: Lori Wolk
Board Liaison: Ryan Works

Dues: Annual dues are $25


Southern Nevada Association of Bankruptcy Attorneys Officers

Gordon R. Goolsby,
Goolsby Law, Ltd
2850 Horizon Ridge Pkwy
Suite 200
Henderson, NV 89052
Jeffrey A. Cogan
6900 Westcliff Dr.
Suite 602
Las Vegas, NV 89145
Lars K. Evensen
Holland & Hart
9555 Hillwood Drive
Second Floor
Las Vegas, NV 89134
Arun Gupta
800 N. Rainbow Blvd.
Suite 208
Las Vegas, NV 89107


Northern Nevada Bankruptcy Bar Association

NNBBA Co-President
Courtney O'Mara
Fennemore Craig
300 E. Second St.
Reno, NV 89501
NNBBA Co-President
Seth Adams
Woodburn and Wedge
6100 Neil Road, Suite 500
Reno, NV 89501

State Bar of NV

Our mission is to govern the legal profession, to serve our members, and to protect the public interest.

State Bar of Nevada
3100 W. Charleston Blvd.
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV 89102
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