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 Position Available

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’s Las Vegas office. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Represents the state bar in discipline and reinstatement hearings before panels of disciplinary boards including: drafting pleadings, presentation of evidence and examination of witnesses at hearings, and preparing findings and orders.
  • Supervises investigations of allegations of attorney misconduct, including: conducting research, interviewing witnesses, issuing subpoenas, and analyzing documents and court filings.
  • Draft pleadings for filing with the Supreme Court, including writs, appeals and records on appeal.
  • Provides informal ethics opinions to state bar members over the telephone.
  • Performs investigations of allegations of unauthorized practice of law, and when necessary, seeks a civil injunction pursuant to NRS 7.285.
  • Prepares and presents ethics, discipline and related programs for continuing legal education to the courts, state agencies, legal service organizations and law firms.
  • Litigation experience preferred.

Qualified applicants may submit their resume, a writing sample and a completed application for consideration to Shelley Young, at hrobc@nvbar.org by  Wednesday, November 22.