News & Events:

2nd Annual Animal Law Summit: Hot Topics Across North America, Friday August 12, 2016
Presented in partnership with the WSBA Animal Law Section. Click here for more details.

About the Section:


Enhance the role and skills of the lawyers engaged in the practice of animal law through study, collection, development and dissemination of materials on subjects of interest to animal law practitioners; assist in the formation, administration and implementation of programs, forums and other activities for the education of members of the State Bar of Nevada in matters pertaining to animal laws and regulations; recognize and discuss means of improving the law and the practice of law in the field of animal law; and act upon all matters germane to its purpose as so described or referred to by the Board of Governors.

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Chair:  Kathy McCarthy
Hall Jaffe & Clayton
7425 Peak Drive
Las Vegas, NV 89128
Phone: 702-316-4111
Vice Chair:  Melissa Roose
Wood Smith Henning & Berman, LLP
7674 W. Lake Mead Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89128
Phone: 702-251-4100
Secretary: Jill C. Davis
State of Nevada Commission on Ethics
704 W. Nye Lane, Suite 204.
Carson City, NV 89703
Phone: 775-687-5469
Treasurer: Jennifer Braster
Naylor & Braster
1050 Indigo Drive, Suite 110B
Las Vegas, NV 89145
Phone: 702-420-7997
Staff Liaison: Jenni Smith
Board Liaison: Richard Pocker
Dues: Annual dues are $25


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