Lawyer IOLTA Accounts

12/20/2021 10:22:00 AM

Financial institution participation in the Nevada IOLTA (Interest on Lawyer Trust Accounts) program is voluntary and all Nevada financial institutions taking part pay favorable rates over market rates.


Annually, more than $700 million is held in Nevada lawyer trust accounts. The below financial institutions have agreed to pay favorable rates on all IOLTA accounts under deposit. The Nevada Bar Foundation grants more than 97% of the interest earned on these dollars to statewide legal service organizations serving more than 37,000 Nevada families.

Thank you to the following banks for their participation:

  • American First National Bank
  • Bank of America
  • Bank of George
  • Bank of Nevada
  • Bank of the West Chase
  • CIT
  • Citibank City
  • National Bank
  • East West Bank
  • Financial Horizons Credit Union
  • First Foundation Bank
  • First Independent Bank
  • First Savings Bank
  • First Security Bank of Nevada
  • Heritage Bank
  • GenuBankLexicon Bank
  • Meadows Bank
  • Nevada Bank & Trust
  • Nevada State Bank
  • Northern Trust Bank
  • Pacific Premiere Bank
  • Plumas Bank
  • Royal Business Bank
  • Silver State Schools Credit Union
  • Town and Country Bank
  • US Bank
  • Valley Bank of Nevada (BNLV)
  • Washington Federal
  • Wells Fargo

*Institutions in bold are Leadership Institutions and pay premium rates which offer increased financial help to support the delivery of legal services and access to justice for all Nevadans.

To learn more about this program, please visit: https://nvbar.org/for-lawyers/resources/iolta/