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Original And Renewal Application Registration Of Multijurisdictional Law Firms Form. This is a Nevada form and can be use in State Bar Statewide.
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Instructions for Multijurisdictional Applications New and Renewals RPC 7.5A Virtual multijurisdictional offices are not permitted in Nevada. Item 1 Name of firm in Nevada and complete address list of all branches/offices . Item 2 Exhibit A - In addition to names and work addresses of all attorneys employed by the firm, it MUST also include each jurisdiction each attorney is licensed in as well as attesting to his/her good standing in each jurisdiction . DO NOT SUBMIT AN OFFICE EXTENSION LIST AS YOUR EXHIBI T. It is not necessary to obtain certificates of good standing or prints of state bar websites. Item 3 Exhibit B - MUST contain information regarding any pending discipline or investigation against any attorney employed by the firm. If there is none, you still need to submit the Exhibit; you may state if there is none. Item 4 Self explanatory. Item 5 home address and phone number, not his/her work address . Item 6(E) Please give the name and address of your S tate B ar of Nevada approved financial institution /s . A list of approved financial institutions is available on our website at www. nvbar.org. You must include p roof the firm s registration with the Nevada Secretary of State is current. A website print - out will work for this. Most frequent reasons applications are returned Exhibit A is incomplete Exhibit B is not included Item 5 lists work address rather than re sidential address Item 6 (E) is not a State Bar of Nevada approved financial institution Filing fee of $500 is not included Mailing Address: State Bar of Nevada 3100 W. Charleston Blvd., Suite 100 Las Vegas, NV 89102 Please email question s to Mary Jorgensen at firstname.lastname@example.org . American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com Exhibits A and B may be made with a table in Word or a spreadsheet. Below are examples which you may use if you would like. Each exhibit is to be on their own page. Exhibit A Attach as Exhibit A: MUST ACCOMPANY APPLICATION The names and work addresses of ALL attorneys employed by the firm in any capacity i.e. attorney, firm administrator, paralegal, etc. The jurisdictions in which each attorney is licensed. Verification that e ach attorney is in good standing in each jurisdiction he/she is licensed in. You do not need to provide certificates of good standing. An attestation on the Exhibit will suffice. Do not submit bar website print outs as verification. Example: Attorney Office Address Jurisdiction/s Licensed In Good Standing John Doe 123 Main Street Las Vegas, NV 89102 NV, CA, AZ Yes Jane Doe 456 Elm Road Phoenix, AZ 85001 AZ Yes Matt Doe 789 Birch Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90029 CA No. See Exhibit B for explanation Exhibit B Attach as Exhibit B: MUST ACCOMPANY APPLICATION Information regarding any pending disciplinary action or investigation against any attorney, regardless of position, employed by the firm. A separate Exhibit must be submitted. If no discipline exi sts, indicate so on Exhibit B. If there is no current or pending discipline or investigations, you may write such on your exhibit. If there is pending discipline or a pending investigation, you are required to submit a brief explanation. We will reach out to you if more information is needed. Example: Attorney Information Regarding Disciplinary Action or Investigation John Doe No pending disciplinary action or investigation Jane Doe No pending disciplinary action or investigation Matt Doe One current investigation is pending American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com RPC 7.5A ORIGINAL /RENEWAL APPLICATION REGISTRATION OF MULTIJURISDICTIONAL LAW FIRMS This is an application for a new firm registrat ion. This is an annual renewal. Proof of Nevada Secretary of State current registration is included . Required for new and renewal registrations. Firm ID: (This is provided on the renew al notice.) This constitutes the form required by the provisions of RPC 7.5A relating to firms having an office in Nevada and in one or more other jurisdiction / s. This a pplication must be filed with the State Bar of Nevada, 3100 W. Charleston Blvd., Ste. 100 , Las Vegas, Nevada 891 02 , together with the annual fee of $500, prior to the establishment of an office within the State of Nevada or if renewing, on or before the anniversary date of your original filing. 1. Set forth : Name of firm (do not attach a s an exhibit): Complete address for ALL additional branches of the firm. You may attach as an exhibit if necessary. Do not submit firm letterhead. 2. Attach as Exhibit A : MUST ACCOMPANY APPLICATION The names and work addresses of ALL attorneys e mployed by the firm in any capacity i.e. attorney, firm administrator, paralegal, etc. T he jurisdictions in which each attorney is licensed. Verification that each attorney is in good standing in each jurisdiction he/she is licensed in. You do not need to provide certificates of good standing. An attestation on the Exhibit will suffice. Do not submit bar website print outs as verification. 3. Attach as E xhibit B : MUST ACCOMPANY APPLICAT I ON I nformation regarding any pending disciplinary action or investig ation against any attorney , regardless of position, employed by the firm. A separate Exhibit must be submitted. If no discipline exists, indicate so on Exhibit B. American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com 4. Set forth the following information regarding the permanent office of the firm located i n Nevada (do not attach as an exhibit): A ddress : T elephone number : Fax number: 5. Set forth (do not attach as an exhibit): T he name of the active member in good standing of the State Bar of Nevada who will maintain a full time presence in the phys ical Nevada office of the firm and who will be the firms designated agent for service of process in Nevada : The residence address of your resident member: The residential telephone number : 6. THE FIRM HEREBY CERTIFIES THAT: (A) The firm will at a ll times that the firm is practicing in Nevada maintain a permanent office in Nevada containing a resident member of the firm who is an active member in good standing of the State Bar of Nevada; (B) The firm will notify the State Bar of any change in the identity of its resident member or Nevada address within thirty (30) days thereafter. (C) The firm will disclose in writing to its Nevada clients whether all of its attorneys are licensed to practice in Nevada and, i f not, to disclose to the Nevada client s what legal work will be performed by attorneys not admitted to practice in Nevada. (D) The firm understands that it is required to provide to the State Bar evidence of its compliance with Subpart (C) above upon request. American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com (E) The firm maintains the foll owing trust accounts in accordance with SCR 78.5 and SCR 217 and all funds arising from any matter in Nevada will be maintained solely in those accounts: Name of Financial Institution (s) and address ( e s): MUST BE A NEVADA STATE BAR APPROVED FINANCIAL INSTI TUTION, DO NOT LIST OUT OF STATE FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS Name of financial institution: Nevada address for financial institution: (F) The firm will comply fully with the provisions of RPC 7.5, regarding firm names. 7. T he firm acknowledges its resp onsibility to file with the state bar a renewal appl i cation for registration on or before the anniver sary date of the approval of the original application and pay an annual fee of $500. The State Bar of Nevada may contact: phone: , email: with any questions regarding this application. The firm will maintain a permanent office in Nevada with a resident member of the firm who is also an active member in good stan ding of the State Bar of Nevada at all times the firm is practicing in Nevada and will notify the state bar of any changes of status or address within 30 days of the change in status or address. I certify that the information contained in this Original /R enewal Application and its attachments are true and correct. Signed: Must be Managing Partner/Principal Shareho lder Printed Name: Tit le: Date: American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com Resident Member Attestation I , , hereby agree to act as please print name - time presence in the Nevada office for th