WCBA—Your Practice Partner

WCBA is 113 Years Strong – Washoe County Bar Association celebrated its 100th Anniversary on January 12, 2005. Formed by a small group of dedicated Reno lawyers to further professionalism and ethics, WCBA continues that work today. Join WCBA 2018:WCBA Member Application. Renew your dues for 2018 Click to renew online.

WCBAR.ORG – Find local legal news, an RSS feed for national legal news, archived, searchable Writ articles, a calendar, expanded links to research sites, Court news, and a searchable up-to-date member directory with e-mail links. We’ve added a public information page to assist the public in finding legal assistance.

Pictorial Directory 2017-18 – your reference tool to lawyers, courts, government agencies and law firms in Northern Nevada. Each member receives one free Directory as a benefit of membership. Published annually for August delivery. 2017/18 Directory Order Form.

• Join Find A Lawyer (Deadline April 30, 2017, to be included in the directory), you can join online at any time.  Members only.

• Add your listing in the ADR pages of the 2017-18 Directory.

Find A Lawyer – Build your practice with Find A  Lawyer—over 2300 searches in 2013! WCBA members can choose to be listed in select practice areas. Listings are included in the Pictorial Directory and are searchable at 2016 Find A Lawyer Signup. Deadline is April 30, 2017, for the 2017-18. Directory. Join

THE WRIT – your monthly newsletter with substantive columns, news, calendar and classifieds. Writ articles are searchable on this site (members only).

Bar Flash! -WCBA’s monthly e-newsletter that keeps you informed in between issues of The Writ. Bar Flash! includes up-to-date court and Bar news, events and links for registration forms or more details. Only WCBA members with listed e-mail addresses receive Bar Flash!

ABA Books members save 15% off all ABA books.  Please visit ABA BOOK SALE (enter code WCBAR)

Discounts on CLE programs, advertising and mailing list rental. WCBA members save on all CLE programs.

Monthly luncheons – WCBA luncheons feature a variety of programs, from candidate debates to CLE presentations. WCBA meets at Harrah’s Third Floor Convention Center on the second Wednesday of each month. Join us for interesting speakers and friendly conversation. Reservations paid in advance are $25 for members and $30 for non-members which includes CLE if provided that month. Reservation paid at the door are $30. Please visit the event’s page for upcoming events.

Participation – WCBA sponsors several public service events throughout the year along with hosting judicial investiture receptions, the receptions following the swearing-in of new admittees. WCBA also sponsors the High School Mock Trial Competition in Northern Nevada with funding from the Washoe County Bar Foundation. WCBA provides substantial financial assistance to Washoe Legal Services and the Legal Resource Fund.  Join Now

Questions about membership? Call WCBA Executive Director, Gina MacLellan at 775-786-4494.