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Board of Governors Elections Results

2014-2015 State Bar of Nevada Board of Governors Elections

On Sunday, June 8, voting for the 2014-2015 State Bar of Nevada Board of Governors concluded.  District 1 (Clark County) had a contested election to fill four seats and there were no vacancies for District 2 (rural counties) or District 3 (Carson City). District 4 (Washoe County) also had an uncontested election. 

District 1: Clark County

The following members were elected to join the Board of Governors for  a two-year term:
District One (Clark County):
District 4 (Washoe County)

Paola Armeni

Admission to Practice in Nevada: 2003
Firm: Gordon & Silver
Position: Shareholder
Ms. Armeni is a Board of Governors member that was re-elected for another two-year term. She is the former chair of the bar's Young Lawyers Section and is also past president of Nevada Attorneys for Criminal Justice and current member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Clark County and American Bar Associations.

Troy IsaacsonTroy Isaacson

Admission to Practice in Nevada: 1999
Firm: Maddox, Isaacson and Cisneros
Position: Partner
Mr. Isaacson is admitted to practice in both Nevada and California.  He practices in the area of civil litigation and has tried cases on construction law, construction defect, personal injury and malpractice.  He is also a member of the Nevada Justice Association. 

Kari StephensKari Stephens

Admission to Practice in Nevada: 2001
Firm: Jeffrey Burr
Position: Of Counsel
Ms. Stephens is the former president of the Clark County Bar Association and in 2013 was named by Vegas Inc.
as a Woman to Watch Out For.  She has also acted as a
Trustee of the State Bar of Nevada's Clients'
Security Fund Committee.

Ryan WorksRyan J. Works

Admission to Practice in Nevada: 2004
Firm: McDonald Carano Wilson
Position: Partner
Mr. Works is a partner at the firm of McDonald Carano
Wilson and he practices primarily in corporate bankruptcy,
insolvency and business litigation.  Since becoming a member of the bar, he has been active in bar
groups,such as the Young Lawyers Section.  

Ann Morgan

Admission to Practice in Nevada:1979
Firm: Fennemore Craig Jones Vargas
Position: Director
Ms. Morgan has previously served on the Board of Governors.  She practices primarily in the areas of
employment law and human resources. 


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