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Employment

THE FIRST JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT AND THE CARSON CITY JUSTICE/MUNICIPAL COURT are accepting Letters of Interest from licensed Nevada attorneys who are in good standing to perform legal services for indigent defendants when the State Public Defender’s Office has declared a conflict.  The contract term is January 1, 2020 through June 30, 2020.  A new contract term beginning July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2023 will be available to apply for.  Compensation is approximately, $10,488 per month for the existing contract.

The conflict attorneys are appointed an average of 135 new cases per year, including Juvenile and 432(B) cases.  A selection committee will review the letters of interest and make a recommendation to the Carson City Board of Supervisors for final approval.

Please submit your letter of interest to Max Cortes, Court Administrator, by October 9, 2019 at 885 Musser Street Suite 2007, Carson City, Nevada 89701 or by email at mcortes@carson.org

For further information with respect to contract requirements such as General and Professional Liability insurance etc., please contact Carol Akers, Purchasing and Contracts Manager at (775) 283-7362 or CAkers@carson.org

BREMER WHYTE’S Reno office is seeking an Associate Attorney with 0-3 years’ of Insurance Defense and Civil Litigation experience.  An ideal candidate must be motivated, reliable, and able to work independently for a professional firm. This rare opening is ideal for an entry level attorney, ready to take their career to the next level with a highly reputable and international based firm.
This opportunity will task the chosen candidate with the management of their own caseload alongside the supervision of either a senior associate or partner.
Qualifications include:
· exceptional research and strong legal writing abilities
· a sharp attention to detail
· an ability to work collaboratively
· a professional demeanor
· the ability to meet deadlines
· the capability to follow detailed instructions
Candidates should have experience analyzing, researching and drafting briefs, addressing sophisticated legal issues as to complex litigation, ranging from motions to dismiss, summary judgment and pre-trial motions. Experience taking and defending depositions, briefing and arguing dispositive and discovery motions, interfacing with clients and opposing counsel, and attendance of hearings are preferred.
BWB&O is committed to inclusion and diversity in the work place. We are heavily focused on career development, along with, providing employees with a healthy work-life balance. BWB&O offers a competitive market-based compensation package based on experience, an aggressive bonus program, dental, medical and vision insurance, paid time off, paid holidays, and 401k. *Must be licensed in California
Please contact Tierney Clafford, email:  tclafford@bremerwhyte.com, phone: 949.221.1000.

LYON COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY’S OFFICE is accepting applications for two open positions: Deputy District Attorney and Deputy District Attorney – Civil. Salary DOE $83,576.27 – $119,394.91 EE PERS. To view complete job descriptions and to apply, visit www.lyon-county.org/jobs

CARSON CITY is currently seeking qualified applications for the full-time position of Deputy DA – Civil.  Please see posting at www.carson.org

CORPORATE ASSOCIATE, The Las Vegas office of Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck is seeking a Corporate Transactional Associate with 1-4 years of experience in corporate and business law. This position involves performing work relating to mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity financings, entity formations and restructurings, and securities offerings. Ideal candidates will have a proven track record of experience in legal research, due diligence and drafting of business entity documentation, including governance documents for corporations, limited liability companies and limited partnerships. Excellent academic performance, strong writing and analytical skills, interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team environment are required.
REAL ESTATE ASSOCIATE, The Las Vegas office of Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck is seeking a Real Estate Transactional Associate. Ideal candidates will have 1-3 years of experience or interest in real estate law or land use, superb drafting skills, a proven track record of working in a law firm, excellent academic performance, strong analytical and interpersonal skills, and the ability to work in a team environment. General real estate or transactional law experience, lending and/or land use experience is preferred, but not required.
Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume and transcript to AttorneyRecruiting@bhfs.com
Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck is an equal opportunity employer.

THE RENO CITY ATTORNEY’S OFFICE seeks an attorney licensed to practice in Nevada, to fill the position of Deputy City Attorney II (Civil) (“DCA”), salary dependent on experience. Salary range $101,500.52 – 132,952.09.  Benefits include medical, dental and vision.  The DCA will be expected to draft and review contracts, real estate documents, resolutions, and ordinances; perform legal research, prepare legal opinions, advise City officials, and represent the City in state and federal court.  The ideal DCA candidate will have strong research and writing skills, and demonstrated expertise in real estate, land use, redevelopment, economic development, municipal law, and/or litigation.  Individuals interested in the position are invited to submit the following materials on the City of Reno website: (1) a City of Reno employment application, (2) a resume, (3) a letter of interest, and (4) a writing sample.

RENO JUSTICE COURT is seeking a Court Administrator.  Salary is $101,920 – $137,675.20 (depending on experience).  The Court Administrator is an executive, at-will position reporting to the six Judges of the Court, with primary administrative action through the Chief Judge.  The position is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the Court, and for providing leadership and direction to staff in the completion of key initiatives of the Court.  There are 52 full time employees assigned to Reno Justice Court, including professional, administrative, technical, and support staff employees.  Responsibilities include case flow management, records management, budget and accounting functions, statistical analyses and projections, public relations, technology management, court security management, and personnel management – including the selection, training, evaluation and disciplining of non-judicial staff.  Work requires the application of exceptional interpersonal skills and problem solving skills, as well as considerable initiative and independent judgment within the framework of a Chief Judge-Court Administrator management model.
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SUPREME COURT SEEKS FORECLOSURE MEDIATORS
The Supreme Court is seeking applications from people wishing to serve as a foreclosure mediator. Individuals appointed by the Supreme Court in 2017 will need to reapply as their 2-year appointments are expiring.  Each of the 17 District Courts in Nevada assign appointed mediators to cases when foreclosure case if filed and mediation is requested. The District Courts pay mediators $400 per case when mediation is complete.  Individuals interested in becoming an appointed foreclosure mediator should visit https://nvcourts.link/Foreclosure-Mediators to download an application and review the statewide foreclosure mediation rules. The qualified mediators should return a signed copy of the application (scan acceptable) to FMPMediator@nvcourts.nv.gov.  The Nevada Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC) maintains the list of eligible mediators for the District Courts. The AOC will notify applicants if the Supreme Court appoints them as a foreclosure mediator. The Supreme Court requires appointed individuals to sign and follow the Mediator Model Code of Conduct.

ELKO LAW FIRM seeking Associate Attorney with 1-5 years’ practice experience, preferably in civil litigation and commercial transactions.  Must be licensed to practice in Nevada.  This is a full-time position in a busy four-attorney practice in a growing community.  Our firm has a variety of both new and established clients.  Practice areas focus on municipal law, civil litigation, business transactions, real estate, employment law, wills, trusts and estates.  Salary depends on experience.  Submit letter and resume to: davidstanton@frontiernet.net.

IMMIGRATION STAFF ATTORNEY NEEDED. Volunteer Attorneys for Rural Nevadans (VARN), a nonprofit law firm in Carson City, is seeking an Immigration Staff Attorney who will counsel, advocate for and represent victims of domestic violence in immigration and family law matters. Prior immigration and family law experience preferred. Bilingual in Spanish required. Travel required. Medical benefits. EOE. More information can be found at www.varn.org. Please send resume and cover letter to VARN c/o Julie Bobzien, 904 N. Nevada St., Carson City, NV 89703, fax (775) 883-7211 or email, jbobzien@varn.org.

STAFF ATTORNEY NEEDED. Volunteer Attorneys for Rural Nevadans (VARN), a nonprofit law firm in Carson City, is seeking a Staff Attorney to counsel, advocate for and represent victims of domestic violence in family law matters. Prior family law or general civil law experience preferred. Travel required. Medical benefits. EOE. Full job description. Please send resume and cover letter to VARN c/o Julie Bobzien, 904 N. Nevada St., Carson City, NV 89703, fax (775) 883-7211 or email, jbobzien@varn.org.

SECOND JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT Employment Opportunities:
* Family Division Contract Mediator
* Law Library Assistant III
Please visit website for details.

LAWYER REPRESENTATIVE – The United States District Court for the District of Nevada is accepting applications for Lawyer Representatives. Lawyer Representatives provide vital input to the Court on a myriad of issues affecting the operations of the federal courts including but not limited to: rule changes; development of new programs; planning of conferences; and the expenditure of funds from the non-appropriated account. If you are interested, please visit www.nvd.uscourts.gov/lawyer-representatives-united-states-district-court/.

FEDERAL CJA HABEAS/APPEALS PANEL APPLICATIONS – The United States District Court for the District of Nevada is accepting applications for appointments of new Federal Criminal Justice Act (CJA) Panel attorneys (appointment of counsel for indigent petitioners/appellants) for the Unofficial Northern Division of the District of Nevada.  Attorneys interested in appointment to the CJA Panel must submit an application in PDF format to Jennifer_Cotter@nvd.uscourts.gov by August 30, 2019.  Applications and other information available at www.nvd.uscourts.gov..  Attorneys applying for the Habeas/Appeals Panel must also submit a writing sample.  Appointments for the new Panel will be effective November 1, 2019.

Office Space

1188 CALIFORNIA AVENUE:  Office Spaces Available – some with secretarial stations.  Kitchen Amenities, Shredding Services, Onsite Notary, Ample Parking.  Please contact John at (775) 574-8200 ext. 500 or at rents@weosuites.com

Services

LEGAL RESEARCH & WRITING  20+ years experience at the Nevada Supreme Court, now available on a freelance basis for research and writing projects.  Briefs, petitions, motions, etc. tlindeman@appellatesolution.com 775-297-4877.

EXPERIENCED PARALEGAL (25+ years) – available on a contractual basis. Multiple practice/jurisdictional areas. Please contact Renee at (775) 954-8473

LAWYER PROFESSIONAL ERRORS AND OMISSIONS INSURANCE PROGRAM. Altus Insurance Agency, Division of Orgill-Singer & Associates, has exceptional value for your Law Office. Over 30 years of serving Nevada. Contact: John Maksimik CIC, CRM at 775-398-2525 or email jmaksimik@orgillsinger.com.

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Advertise employment, office space and services in The Writ and online at wcbar.org. Ad appears monthly in The Writ and ads are updated weekly at wcbar.org. Rates to members are $25 for 30 words or less and $.50 each addtional word. Rates to nonmembers are $50 for first 30 words and $1.00 each for each additional word.