CARSON CITY, NV – This spring, the Nevada Supreme Court will host both a virtual swearing-in ceremony and an in-person swearing-in ceremony to administer the Oath of Attorney to new Nevada attorneys. The virtual swearing-in ceremony will begin at 3:30 p.m., Friday May 14, 2021, and will be webcast on the Nevada Supreme Court website at www.nvcourts.gov/supreme.
The admittees will be divided into groups small enough that family and friends can witness the admittee taking the oath on the webcast. The in-person swearing-in ceremony will be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center on Wednesday, May 26, 2021, at 3:30 p.m. Each admittee is limited to bringing two guests.
About the Nevada Supreme Court
The Supreme Court of Nevada is the highest court of the Judicial branch. There are seven Justices on the court who are elected to six-year terms, with one Justice Chief Justice. The court’s primary responsibility is to review and rule on appeals from District Court cases and determine if legal or procedural errors were committed during the case. The Supreme Court is funded almost equally from the state general fund and from administrative assessments. The court conducts regular sessions in Carson City and Las Vegas. To learn more about Nevada’s judicial branch, visit https://nvcourts.gov/supreme/.