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Washoe County Bar's Find A Lawyer search page will help you find a Northern Nevada lawyer by practice area. All participants of Find A Lawyer are members of WCBA and have joined the Find A Lawyer service. Click on the owl  to get started. Find A Lawyer — a service of Washoe County Bar Association.


WCBA's valuable legal guide for senior citizens,their families and caregivers is now online at nvseniorlegalguide.org

Find answers and resources for all the important questions that seniors and their families face: wills & trusts, benefits, employment, driving, housing, health care, and much more. Links and phone numbers included to find more help.

To request a copy call (775) 786-4494 or send e-mail to WCBA.


WCBA online, interactive "Survival Guide" for teens and their parents offers legal information and resources on all the topics teens face when they turn 18 and face adult responsibilities. nowthatyouare18.org covers topics from credit cards to renting an apartment, from identity theft to car insurance, and from geting arrested to marriage.


Public Information

Find a Lawyer

Washoe County Bar Association's FIND A LAWYER. Search by practice area

State Bar of Nevada Lawyer Referral & Information Service (800) 789-5747

State Bar of Nevada attorney search

Washoe County Bar Association Member Directory (members only)

Solving Attorney Client Problems

State Bar of Nevada, Attorney Complaints (800) 254-2797

Fee Disputes (800) 254-2797

Client Security Fund (800) 254-2797

Legal Assistance & Information

"Now That You are 18 — A Survival Guide" 

Request a copy.

"Now That You are 18 — A Survival Guide"  Web Site

Find valuable information on working, credit, crime, debt, renting, and much more!

Seniors and the Law — A  Guide for Aging Nevadans

Request a copy.

Seniors and the Law Web Site

Senior citizens, family members and caregivers can find important information
on federal and state law affecting senior citizens: health, benefits,
driving, employment, wills.

Legal Assistance Programs & Agencies

Washoe Legal Services 650 Tahoe Street, Reno, NV 89509 Phone 775-329-2727

Nevada Legal Services 841 A E. Second St., Carson City, NV 89701 Phone 775-883-0404 650 Tahoe St., NV 89509 (775) 284-3491

Senior Law Project, 1155 E. 9th St. Reno, NV 89512 Phone 775-328-2592

Volunteer Lawyers for Rural Nevada 904 N. Nevada St., Ste. B, Carson City, NV, Phone  775-883-8278

Nevada Disability Advocacy and Law Center 1311 N. McCarran Blvd. Ste. 106, Sparks, NV 89431, Phone 775-333-7878

Washoe County Family Law Self-Help Center, One South Sierra St., Reno, NV, Phone 775-325-6731

Washoe County Courts Forms

Connect (case dockets)

Washoe County Law Library and Lawyer in the Library

Lawyer in the Library, Carson City: The Lawyer in the Lobby project is open to the public and provides free legal information and referrals. The Lawyer in the Lobby is held in the VARN offices, 904 N. Nevada Street, Carson City, Nevada. You will be able to meet with a volunteer attorney to discuss your legal problem. The Lawyer in the Lobby is generally held twice each month. To make an appointment or for more information, please call VARN at 775-883-8278.

Nevada Legal Resources Directory: A statewide collection of free legal assistance organizations and other related resources.

Nolo Press

Washoe County Law Library

State Bar of Nevada—For the Public

American Bar Association’s Public Education

Find Law for the Public http://public.findlaw.com/


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