A Bar Association is an organization of lawyers. There are two types, one of which is official (in Nevada it is the State Bar of Nevada) which is qualified by the particular state's highest court to establish rules for admission and conduct. There are also local bar associations by city or county which are unofficial and voluntary, but do conduct the business of attorneys, such as settling fee disputes and working with the local courts on rules. There is also the American Bar Association, a national voluntary organization of attorneys.
Bar Associations in Nevada