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Board of Personal Injury Specialization Seeking Members

The State Bar of Nevada Board of Governors seeks to fill vacancies on the Board of Personal Injury Legal Specialization, which certifies, in cooperation with the Nevada Justice Association, attorneys as Personal Injury Specialists.

Members of the board establish standards concerning education, experience and other relevant matters for certification; approve or deny applicants for certification; provide ...Read More

Applications Sought for Positions on the Advisory Commission on the Administration of Justice

The Board of Governors is tasked with appointing two members to the Advisory Commission on the Administration of Justice, pursuant to NRS 176.0121. The role of the commission is to identify and study the elements of Nevada’s system of criminal justice which affect the sentences imposed for felonies and gross misdemeanors, evaluate the effectiveness and ...Read More

Applications Sought for Nevada Sentencing Commission

Senate Bill 451 established the Nevada Sentencing Commission to “identify and study the elements of this State’s system of criminal justice, including certain issues relating to the sentencing of persons convicted of felonies and gross misdemeanors.” The Board of Governors will appoint two members to the commission, pursuant to NRS 176, Section 6. The commission ...Read More

Second Judicial District Court Chief Judge Patrick Flanagan Passes Away

Second Judicial District Court Chief Judge Patrick Flanagan passed away in Reno on October 6, 2017.

In 2006, Judge Patrick Flanagan was elected to serve as the Second Judicial District Court Judge in Department 7. He was reelected in 2014. During his term, the Second Judicial District Court judges unanimously elected Judge Flanagan to serve as ...Read More

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