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Article Submissions

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 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. 


2015 Submission Deadlines:


January 2015

Issue Theme:  Trusts & Estates

Article Deadline:  Nov. 8, 2014

Kristen Simmons
February 2015

Issue Theme: Legislative Update

Article Deadline:   Dec. 5, 2014

Scott Wasserman
March 2015

Issue Theme: Civil Rights Law

Article Deadline:   Jan. 9, 2015

Steve Smith
April 2015

Issue Theme: Agriculture Law

Article Deadline:   Feb. 13, 2015

John Zimmerman
May 2015

Issue Theme: Entertainment Law

Article Deadline:   March 13, 2015

Mark Hinueber
June 2015

Issue Theme: Entrepreneurial Issue

Article Deadline:   April 10, 2015

Laury Macauley
July 2015

Issue Theme: Working with LGBT Clients

Article Deadline:   May 15, 2015

Erin Barnett
August 2015

Issue Theme: Justice Courts

Article Deadline:   June 12, 2015

Patty Cafferata

September 2015

Issue Theme: Aviation Law

Article Deadline:   July 10, 2015

Greg Shannon

October 2015

Issue Theme: Criminal Law
Article Deadline: August 14, 2015
Nancy Harkess

November 2015

Issue Theme: Medical Marijuana
Article Deadline: Sept. 11, 2015
Elizabeth Fielder

December 2015

Issue Theme: Insurance Law
Article Deadline: Oct. 9, 2015
Chad Olsen
January 2016 Issue Theme: Employment Law

Article Deadline: Nov. 13, 2015
Michael Saunders
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