Editorial Submissions

Nevada Lawyer welcomes the submission of unsolicited article outlines, manuscripts and photographs on topics of interest to the State Bar of Nevada and its members. When possible, completed articles are preferred to outlines or proposals. Please submit queries or articles to nvlawyer@nvbar.org. Your work will be fully attributed to you, the author or photographer.

Submission Guidelines

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Guideline highlights:

  • Unsolicited submissions should be 1,500 words or less.
  • Please keep endnotes to a minimum – 10 or less.
  • Articles authored by Nevada attorneys are strongly preferred.
  • All article submissions must be accompanied by a signed copy of our Copyright Assignment Agreement.

Deadline for substantive article submissions is three months prior to the issue date (in most cases, timely or urgent submissions will be considered). Non-feature and advertising items should be submitted by the first of the month prior to publication.

2017 Submission Deadlines:

ISSUE TOPIC AND DEADLINES CONTACT
Dec. 2017 Issue Theme: Bankruptcy Law
Article Deadline: Oct. 6, 2017
Editor:
Laury Macauley
January 2018 Issue Theme: Roundup – General Topics
on Nevada LawArticle Deadline: Nov. 3, 2016
Editor:
Kristen Simmons

2018 Submission Deadlines:

ISSUE TOPIC AND DEADLINES CONTACT
February 2018 Issue Theme: Marijuana & Business
Article Deadline: Nov. 27, 2017
Editor:
Mark Hinueber
March 2018 Issue Theme: Law Practice Management
Article Deadline: Dec. 29, 2017
Editor:
Erin Barnett
April 2018 Issue Theme: Admissions
Article Deadline: Jan. 26, 2018
Editor:
Steve Smith
May 2018 Issue Theme: Protecting Your Bar License
Article Deadline: Feb. 23, 2018
Editor:
Leon Mead
June 2018 Issue Theme: Social Media and Technology for Lawyers
Article Deadline: March 30, 2018
Editor:
Laura Tucker
July 2018 Issue Theme: Attorney Wellness
Article Deadline: April 27, 2018
Editor:
Laury Macauley
August 2018 Issue Theme: Sports Law
Article Deadline: May 25, 2018
Editor:
Scott Wasserman
Sept. 2018 Issue Theme: Land Use & Real Estate
Article Deadline: June 29, 2018
Editor:
Elizabeth Fielder
Oct. 2018 Issue Theme: Artificial Intelligence in Nevada
Article Deadline: July 27, 2018
Editor:
Greg Shannon
Nov. 2018 Issue Theme: First Amendment Law
Article Deadline: Aug. 31, 2018
Editor:
Chad Olsen
Dec. 2018 Issue Theme: Estate Planning
Article Deadline: Sept. 28, 2018
Editor:
Kristen Simmons
January 2019 Issue Theme: Roundup – General Topics
on Nevada Law
Article Deadline: Oct. 25, 2018
Editor:
Rich Williamson