Executive Board & Staff

See who serves on our board as officers and directors and meet the CCBA staff

Officers

President (2021)
James E. Harper
Harper Selim
(702) 948-9240
President-elect (2021)
Nedda Ghandi
Ghandi Deeter Blackham Law Offices
(702) 878-1115
Secretary-Treasurer
Brandon P. Kemble
City of Henderson
(702) 267-1200

Directors

Director
Heather Anderson-Fintak
Southern Nevada Health District
(702) 759-1395
Director
Mark S. Blackman
BDF Law Group
(818) 515-6670
Director
Jacquelyn M. Franco
Backus, Carranza & Burden
(702) 872-5555
Director
Joel Henriod
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP
(702) 949-8200
Director
Paul J. Lal
Boies Schiller Flexner LLP
(702) 382-7300
Director
James T. Leavitt
Leavitt Legal Services
(702) 385-7444
Director
Paul Ray
Paul C. Ray, Chtd.
(702) 823-2292
Director
Alayne M. Opie
Greenberg Traurig, LLP
(702) 792-3773
Director
Amanda Stevens
Battle Born Capital
(702) 912-0118
Judicial Appointee
Judge Jerry Wiese, II
Eighth Judicial District Court, Dept. 30
Past president (2020)
Mariteresa Rivera-Rogers
Wright Marsh & Levy
(702) 382-4004

Staff

Executive Director
Donna Wiessner
(702) 387-6011

Donna produces:

  • CLE Seminars
  • Bar Luncheons
  • Special Events, Mixers
  • Sponsorship Opportunities
  • Membership Benefits & Services
  • Bar Operations
Communications Manager
Stephanie Abbott
(702) 387-6011

Stephanie produces:

  • Advertising opportunities
  • Bar journal, COMMUNIQUÉ
  • Bar website, clarkcountybar.org
  • E-newsletter
  • Social Media
  • Court News