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.

2020 Submission Deadlines:

ISSUE TOPIC AND DEADLINES CONTACT
February 2020 Issue Theme: Election Law
Article Deadline: Nov. 21, 2019
Editor:
Anna Karabachev
March 2020 Issue Theme: HR & Employment Law
Article Deadline: Dec. 27, 2019
Editor:
Erin Barnett
April 2020 Issue Theme: Consumer Protection
Article Deadline: Jan. 24, 2020
Editor:
Laura Tucker
May 2020 Issue Theme: Federal Practice
Article Deadline: Feb. 21, 2020
Editor:
Steve Smith
June 2020 Issue Theme: Gaming Law
Article Deadline: March 27, 2020
Editor:
Michael Morton
July 2020 Issue Theme: Personal Injury Law
Article Deadline: April 24, 2020
Editor:
Joe Riccio
August 2020 Issue Theme: Diversity: Women’s Issue
Article Deadline: May 22, 2020
Editor:
Laury Macauley
Sept. 2020 Issue Theme: Criminal Law
Article Deadline: June 26, 2020
Editor:
Scott Wasserman
Oct. 2020 Issue Theme: Bankruptcy Law
Article Deadline: July 24, 2020
Editor:
Patty Walsh
Nov. 2020 Issue Theme: Military Law
Article Deadline: Aug. 28, 2020
Editor:
Kiah Beverly-Graham
Dec. 2020 Issue Theme: Property Law
Article Deadline: Sept. 25, 2020
Editor:
Kristen Simmons
January 2021 Issue Theme: General Topics on Nevada Law
Article Deadline: Oct. 23, 2019
Editor:
Chad Olsen