Community Outreach Activities

CCBA members are invited to participate in planned activities to help the community at large in southern Nevada.

Suit Drive for Boyd Law Students

Now through August 2024

We are holding a suit drive to help law students of the William S. Boyd School of Law with their needs for professional apparel. Please donate clean gently-used and new suits, slacks, skirts, blazers, jackets, blouses, button-down shirts, ties, scarves, shoes, belts, purses, and briefcases. ✨All clothing items must be dry-cleaned prior to donation.

Drop-off locations available at these locations:

For more information, contact StephanieAbbott@clarkcountybar.org or Nikki Harris at nikki.harris@unlv.edu.

Annual Attorney Memorial Service

Members of the bench and bar are invited to attend a special event to honor Nevada attorneys who have passed on during the last year.

  • When: Friday, September 6, 2024, 3 to 5 p.m. Service starts at 3 p.m. sharp with reception immediately following.
  • Where: Supreme Court of Nevada, 408 E. Clark Avenue, Las Vegas
  • About: The annual attorney memorial services are produced by the Clark County Law Foundation in conjunction with the Clark County Bar Association, State Bar of Nevada, Eighth Judicial District Court, U.S. District Court, and the Federal Bar Association-Las Vegas Chapter. For more information, contact Patrick at the Clark County Law Foundation, (702) 333-8277.

Lunchtime Learning CLEs

Law Day CLE Series Free for CCBA Members

These events will provide an opportunity for CCBA members and USAF attorneys and legal office personnel to learn about a variety of legal issues that service members may face in their personal lives in southern Nevada. Each program in the series is planned to be held via Zoom:

The live webcasts (via Zoom) are FREE for active U.S. Air Force members and CCBA Members (2024) only. Not a CCBA member? Join/renew now. We plan to record the programs. After the programs, recorded materials rental (per program) will be available at $25/CCBA Member or $50/non-member.

William S. Boyd School of Law Student Placement Program

Law firms and agencies with opportunities for interns and externs can hire a law student to help established Nevada Bar members. To hire a Boyd student, employers can post their positions on Boyd’s online job board for free at: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdxp5H_kVRjoDO6fQlut-QL6o7qXQprEhqf9osEOWNOWvkqeQ/viewform.

Please direct any questions to Boyd’s Assistant Dean of Career Development, Nikki Harris at Nikki.Harris@unlv.edu.

Blanket the Homeless Program

Please be so kind as to help us to provide the gift of new rescue blankets to individuals experiencing homelessness. Make a donation to the Mark Blackman Blanket the Homeless program. Thank you!

Donate now: https://clarkcountybar.org/community-service-activities/blanket-the-homeless/.

Donate Goods to The Shade Tree

Your generous contributions to The Shade Tree play a crucial role in supporting survivors of domestic violence and human trafficking and helping them rebuild their lives. By donating essential items, you are making a direct impact on the well-being and safety of The Shade Tree’s clients and their children. 

Please donate items that are currently in high demand and listed in their seasonally updated list on their website. See https://theshadetree.org/donate-goods/. Remember, for the safety and well-being of their clients, they can only accept new or gently used items in clean and good condition.

For more information about the CCBA’s community outreach services, contact CCBA Community Service Committee Chair Benjamin Gordon at Naylor & Braster or Stephanie Abbott at the CCBA office. Thank you!