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Bankruptcy Law Section

News and Events:

December 12, 2014
Mortgage Modification Mediation in Bankruptcy Workshop
Meet Las Vegas, 233 South 4th Street
8 a.m. - 5:25 p.m.


To enhance the role and skills of lawyers engaged in the practice of bankruptcy law through study, collection, development and dissemination of materials on subjects of interest to the bankruptcy law practitioner; to assist in the formulation, administration and implementation of programs, forums, and other activities for the education of members of the State Bar of Nevada in matters pertaining to bankruptcy laws and regulations; and to act upon all matters germane to its purposes as so described or referred to it by the Board of Governors.

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Chair: Ogonna Atamoh
Cotton, Driggs, Walch, Kearney, Holley, Woloson & Thompson
400 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Phone: 702-791-0308
Vice-Chair: Scott Fleming
Armstrong Teasdale
3770 Howard Hughes Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89169
Phone: 702-678-5070
Fax: 702-878-9995

Secretary: Rob Charles
Lewis Roca Rothgerber LLP
3900 Howard Hughes Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89169
Phone: 702-949-8320

Treasurer: James Leavitt
601 S. Sixth Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Phone: 702-385-7444

Finance Chair:
Richard Holley
Cotton, Driggs, Walch, Kearney, Holley, Woloson & Thompson
400 South Fourth Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Events Chair: James Leavitt
601 S. Sixth St.
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Education Chair: Candace Carlyon
Carlyon Law Group
3333 E. Serene Ave
Henderson, NV 89074
Communications Chair: Amy Tirre
Law Offices of Amy N. Tirre
3715 Lakeside Dr.
Reno, NV 89509
Staff Liaison: Lori Wolk
Board Liaison: Eric Dobberstein

Dues: Annual dues are $25

Meeting Minutes:



December Annual Meeting


Southern Nevada Association of Bankruptcy Attorneys Officers

Gordon R. Goolsby,
Armstrong Teasdale LLP
3770 Howard Hughes Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89169

Jeffrey A. Cogan
6900 Westcliff Dr.
Las Vegas, NV 89145

Lars K. Evensen
Holland & Hart
9555 Hillwood Drive
Second Floor
Las Vegas, NV 89134

Arun Gupta
800 N. Rainbow Blvd.
Suite 208
Las Vegas, NV 89107


Northern Nevada Bankruptcy Bar Association

NNBBA Co-President
Courtney O'Mara
Lionel Sawyer & Collins
50 W. Liberty St.
Reno, NV 89501

NNBBA Co-President
Seth Adams
Woodburn and Wedge
6100 Neil Road, Suite 500
Reno, NV 89501


State Bar of NV

Our mission is to govern the legal profession, to serve our members, and to protect the public interest.

State Bar of Nevada
P.O. Box 50
Las Vegas, NV 89125-0050
600 E. Charleston Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89104
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