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FAQs

How do I change my contact information?

Select Member Login on the top right of the home page. Username and password information is given at login. Once logged in select 'My Account'.

How do I request a Certificate of Good Standing?

Certificates of Good Standing are purchased via our website. Click here to be directed to the Certificate of Good Standing page. Contact Laurie Scheffler, lauries@nvbar.org, with questions.

How do I change my status from active to inactive?

An active member, if in good standing, may be enrolled as an inactive member upon written request, on a form provided by the State Bar, and there shall be no rebate of any membership fee after March 1 of the year in which such request is filed. If the change is made after March 1, license fees will be equal to that of an active member plus any applicable late fees. The inactive request form may be found on our Library of Forms page.

How do I change my status from inactive to active?

An inactive member, if in good standing, may be enrolled as an active member upon written request, on a form provided by the State Bar, and payment of all registration fees required plus a $1 reactivation fee. The active request form may be found on our Library of Forms page.

Where can I find information about resigning from the State Bar of Nevada?

Any member of the state bar who is not actively engaged in the practice of law in this state, upon written application on a form approved by the state bar may resign from membership in the state bar if the member (1) has no discipline, fee dispute arbitration, or clients' security fund matters pending and (2) is current on all membership fee payments and other financial commitments relating to the member's practice of law in Nevada. Such resignation shall become effective when filed with the State Bar, accepted by the Board of Governors, and approved by the Supreme Court.

Resignation forms are available on our forms page, under the heading SCR 98.5 Resignation Forms.

Further resignation questions should be directed to Rebecca Thole in the State Bar of Nevada's Discipline department, 702-382-2200.

 

State Bar of NV

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State Bar of Nevada
P.O. Box 50
Las Vegas, NV 89125-0050
600 E. Charleston Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89104
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