EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES AT THE STATE BAR OF NEVADA
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday, November 22.