Month: April 2018

State Bar of Nevada Announces 2018 Membership Awards

State Bar of Nevada Announces 2018 Membership Awards State Bar of Nevada members work hard to contribute to our organization and further the development of the legal profession. Please join us in recognizing the invaluable contributions of our 2018 State Bar of Nevada Membership Award recipients for their contributions: PRESIDENTIAL AWARD: William Peterson The State […]

Carla Higginbotham Appointed to Reno Magistrate Judge Position Opening in August

Carla Higginbotham has been selected to replace the Honorable Valerie P. Cooke as a United States Magistrate Judge in Reno, Chief Judge Gloria M. Navarro, of the United States District Court for the District of Nevada, announced Monday. Judge Cooke will be retiring July 31. Ms. Higginbotham is presently an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the […]

Court Solicits Additional Comment on Trust Account ADKT

On April 2, 2018, the Nevada Supreme Court held a public hearing for ADKT 0533 regarding random trust account compliance audits. The Court has invited additional comments from the bench, bar and public. Comments are due no later than 5:00 p.m. on April 20, 2018. Additional information, including the full text of ADKT, can be […]

Random Audit of Attorney Trust Accounts: Your Opinion Counts

Random Audit of Attorney Trust Accounts: Your Opinion Counts Attorney Survey Respondents Offered Valuable Feedback to Board of Governors Taskforce In November, nearly 9,000 active and active exempt attorneys received the opportunity to offer feedback to the state bar’s Board of Governors taskforce regarding whether the state bar should make a recommendation to the Nevada […]