The State Bar of Nevada’s Law Related Education (LRE) endeavor inspires young people to become involved in the law.
Through the law related programs offered by the State Bar of Nevada, K-12 students are introduced to the possibility of careers in law and public service. It is hoped that young people will be influenced by our programs to bring a spirit of service to the public arena. Read more about each of the bar’s LRE programs below!
High School Mock Trial Competition
The State Bar of Nevada coordinates the High School Mock Trial Competition. Teams of six to eight students take on the roles of lawyer and witnesses in a mock trial. Local attorneys and teachers coach the teams for the competition, held at district, state, and national levels.
2020 Law Day Theme: Your Vote. Your Voice. Our DemocracyThe women’s suffrage movement forever changed America, expanding representative democracy and inspiring other popular movements for constitutional change and reform. Yet, honest reflection on the suffrage movement reveals complexity and tensions over race and class that remain part of the ongoing story of the Nineteenth Amendment and its legacies.