The State Bar of Nevada is looking for talented professionals – including attorneys, paralegals and non-attorneys – to join our organization. To apply, please complete and return the application form and see the instructions posted in each individual job description (if any) for further instructions.

Open Positions:

Assistant Bar Counsel

The State Bar of Nevada is currently accepting applications for Assistant Bar Counsel. This is a full-time, exempt position with the Office of Bar Counsel.  Responsibilities include:

  • Prosecuting members of the State Bar for violations of the Rules of Professional Conduct;
  • Working closely with investigators on matters of alleged attorney misconduct, including: conducting research, interviewing witnesses, and analyzing documents and court filings:

Key Competencies:

  • Proficiency in drafting pleadings, motions, mediation statements, writs, appeals, and Records on Appeal;
  • Conversant in the Rules of Professional Conduct and the ABA Model Rules for Imposing Lawyer Sanctions;
  • Communicate, with a customer service-oriented approach, ethical guidance to members of the State Bar;
  • Prepare and present education and training on attorney ethics, discipline, and related programs to members of the State Bar, courts, state agencies, legal service organizations and law firms;
  • Lead a prosecution team with confidence while guiding the team to efficient and consistent prosecution.
  • Ability to exercise sound judgment and to work independently and efficiently under time pressures and deadlines;
  • Excellent presentation, negotiation skills, research, writing, analytical, and oral advocacy skills required.

Requirements: licensed Nevada attorney with minimum of five years’ litigation experience.

Interested individuals should view the job description, and qualified candidates should complete an application and submit a cover letter, resume, salary requirements and a writing sample to hrobc@nvbar.org.