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.

2021 Submission Deadlines:

ISSUE TOPIC AND DEADLINES CONTACT
February 2021 Issue Theme: Black History Month/Legislative Preview
Article Deadline: Nov. 20, 2020
Editor:
Scott Wasserman
March 2021 Issue Theme: Lawyers Working Remotely
Article Deadline: Dec. 18, 2020
Editor:
Anna Karabachev
April 2021 Issue Theme: Disability and Public Assistance
Article Deadline: Jan. 22, 2021
Editor:
Kiah Beverly-Graham
May 2021 Issue Theme: Administrative Law
Article Deadline: Feb. 19, 2021
Editor:
Patty Walsh
June 2021 Issue Theme: Appellate Law
Article Deadline: March 26, 2021
Editor:
Deborah Westbrook
July 2021 Issue Theme: Government Power
Article Deadline: April 23, 2021
Editor:
Greg Shannon
August 2021 Issue Theme: Mental Health
Article Deadline: May 21, 2021
Editor:
Michael Morton
Sept. 2021 Issue Theme: Immigration Law
Article Deadline: June 25, 2021
Editor:
Laura Tucker
Oct. 2021 Issue Theme: Public Lands
Article Deadline: July 23, 2021
Editor:
Laury Macauley
Nov. 2021 Issue Theme: Insurance Law & Coverage
Article Deadline: Aug. 27, 2021
Editor:
Chad Olsen
Dec. 2021 Issue Theme: Tax Law
Article Deadline: Sept. 24, 2021
Editor:
Kristen Simmons
January 2022 Issue Theme: General Topics on Nevada Law
Article Deadline: Oct. 24, 2021
Editor:
Joe Riccio