The LVNBA’s history is deeply intertwined with the birth, growth, maturation and success of the state’s African-American legal community, and access to justice within the state of Nevada. This section includes a variety of resources related to the history of the LVNBA, its members, and the African-American legal community in Nevada.
Click on the links below to learn more about:
- Events related to the history of blacks, civil rights, and diversity in the bar and on the bench in Nevada (Timeline)
- The LVNBA Archive
- The LVNBA Oral History Project
- Past Presidents of the LVNBA
- Resources related to the history of blacks, civil rights, and the African-American legal community in Las Vegas and the state of Nevada
The LVNBA has embarked on a project to collect and archive documents and pictures as well as oral histories to document the contributions of the LVNBA and its members to civil rights, advancing the science of jurisprudence, and improving the administration of justice in Nevada.
If you would like to get involved or donate documents and pictures, please contact us at info @ lasvegasnba.org.