Eighth Judicial Court Rules

Rule 7.44 – Presence of local counsel required.

Rule 7.44. Presence of local counsel required.

  • (a) Unless otherwise allowed by the court, no attorney who is not a resident of Nevada and has not been admitted to the State Bar of Nevada may appear as counsel in any cause pending in this district without the presence of associated Nevada counsel.

    (b) If foreign counsel is associated, all pleadings, motions and other papers must be signed by Nevada counsel, who shall be responsible to the court for their content. Nevada counsel must be present during oral arguments and must be responsible to the court for all matters presented.