Sponsors

The State Bar of Nevada extends sincere gratitude to the sponsors listed below.

 

 

 

 

 

New Incubator Class Launches March 4, 2022 – Apply Now!

If you are new to the practice of law – or looking to enter private practice for the first time in your career – get the mentoring and resources you need through the Handle|BAR Incubator Program.

This program is designed for those with an entrepreneurial spirit and enthusiasm about serving low-and modest-income clients.

Benefits include:

  • Furnished office and meeting room space within the State Bar of Nevada’s Las Vegas and Reno offices.
  • Free CLE.
  • Weekly mentoring, education and tips on how to start and build your practice from our practice management advisor.
  • Support from the state bar’s business partners.
  • Information from experienced attorneys who have opened their own practices.
  • Sessions with judges on tips from the bench.

 

Participant Responsibilities:

  • Purchase and maintain appropriate malpractice insurance – minimum amount of $250,000 per occurrence/$500,000 aggregate.
  • One-year commitment with a $3,000 program fee (scholarships will be available).
  • Provide at least 10 hours of pro bono service through a Nevada legal aid organization per month. 
  • Commit to providing services to modest means clients through the State Bar of Nevada’s (SBN) Lawyer Referral Services program. 
  • Share metrics and other information as requested by the SBN to gauge program success. 
  • Acknowledge that the attorney practices independently from the SBN.  This relationship would also be reflected in the participants written fee agreement with their clients. 
  • Maintain a license and stay in good standing with the SBN. 

You must be ready to submit your resume and Statement when you submit this form.

Prepare a 1-2 page statement on why you would like to participate in the Incubator program, why you should be selected and why you want to be a solo or small-firm practitioner. Please include your career goals for the next 3-5 years as well.

Deadline for applications is February 4, 2022.

Incubator Application






















  • Preferred contact email for the Handle|BAR Incubator program.
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  • A 1-2 Page statement on why you would like to participate in the State Bar of Nevada’s Handle|BAR Incubator program, why you should be selected and why you want to be a solo or small-firm practitioner. Please include your career goals for the next 3-5 years as well.