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Marc Anthony Saggese

Marc Anthony Saggese

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Criminal Defense, Litigation

About Me

Marc Anthony Saggese was born and raised in Utica, New York. He attended the State University of New York at Cortland and earned his Bachelor of Arts degree (cum laude) in Political Science. Saggese received his Juris Doctorate degree from Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, in Washington, D.C. After obtaining his law degree, Saggese served as a Captain in the United States Army, Judge Advocate General Corps. Saggese has been practicing law for 11 years. He is a civil and criminal trial attorney.

Saggese is also a pro tempore Judge for the Las Vegas Municipal Court System, as well as a Small Claims Court Judge. He is licensed in Nevada, Georgia, the United States Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit, the United States Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces. Saggese is also a professional boxer and has a record of 3-0 (all first round KO’s).

Marc Saggese is also the inspiration for the character, Pete Kaczmarek on CBS’s Wednesday night TV drama, “The Defenders.” He works closely with the writers on all scripts and provides the legal and storyline authenticity for the show.

Marc Saggese has appeared nationally on Fox and Friends, On the Record with Greta VanSusteren, Court TV, TruTV, The Line-up with Kimberly Guilfoyle, CBS’s 48 Hours with Peter Van Sant, CNN’s The Burden of Proof, Catherine Crier Live, The New York Post, USA Today, Vegas Magazine, The New York Times, For Your Ears Only radio show, Mancow’s Morning Madhouse radio show, Muscle Missions Radio,,,, Entertainment Weekly and Mystery Scene Magazine.

He has also been featured in the Las Vegas Review Journal, the Las Vegas Sun, CBS’s local affiliate KLAS-TV’s 8 News Now This Morning, KTNC-ABC Action News, KLAS-TV 8 News Now, KSNV-TV NBC News 3, Fox 5 News, Face to Face with Jon Ralston, KXNT Talk Radio with host Alan Stock, X107.5 FM, along with Mix 94.1FM on the Mark and Mercedes Morning Show. Saggese also a makes regular appearances on X-107.5’s Dave and Mahoney in the Morning on their “Ask a DAM Lawyer” segment.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1999

  1. Personal Injury: 60%
  2. Criminal Defense: 30%
  3. Litigation: 10%



Contingent (33-40%), Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

  • Johnathan Myron Leavitt

    There is no lawyer in Las Vegas, or all of Nevada, and perhaps even the entire West Coast, that has more natural talent in their entire ancestral lineage than Marc Saggese has in his left pinky. He was born to be an attorney. Plain and simple. If you want the best in Personal Injury AND Criminal Defense, look no further.


    Johnathan Leavitt Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Marc. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

The Law Offices of Saggese & Associates

732 S. Sixth Street
Suite 201
Las Vegas, NV, 89101


GAActive Member in Good Standing 200307/07/2015
NVAttorney Active199905/09/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Nation's Top One Percent of AttorneysThe National Association of Distinguished Counsel2015
10 BEST Client Satisfaction AwardAmerican Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys2015
Clients' Choice Award - Criminal DefenseAVVO2015
10 Best 2 Year Client Satisfaction AwardAmerican Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys2015
Top 10 Attorney AwardNational Academy Of Personal Injury Attorneys2014
Superb Rated Award - Top Attorney Criminal DefenseAVVO2014
The Valley's Top LawyersDesert Companion Magazine2014
10 BEST - Client Satisfaction AwardAmerican Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys2014
Top Lawyers in Las VegasMyVegas Magazine2013
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2013
Top AttorneysMountain States2012
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2012
Top 40 Under 40The National Trial Lawyers2012
Top AttorneysMountain States2011
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2011
Service Above SelfMedical Department - United States Army2001

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneySaggese & Associates, Ltd.2003 - Present
Attorney and Counselor at LawUnited States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces2001 - 2003

Association NamePosition NameDuration
The National Association of Distinguished CounselMember2015 - Present
Rue Ratings' Best Attorneys of AmericaLifetime Charter Member2015 - Present
Multi-Million Dollar Advocates ForumMember2014 - Present
Million Dollar Advocates ForumMember2014 - Present
National Academy Of Personal Injury AttorneysMember2013 - Present
MantaMember2013 - Present
Martindale-HubbellMember2012 - Present
The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth CircuitAppellate Attorney2010 - Present
Clark County Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
Justices of the Peace, Las Vegas TownshipJustice Court Judge Pro Tempore2008 - Present
City of Las VegasAlternate Municipal Court Judge2006 - 2011
The United States Court of Appeals for the Third CircuitAppellate Attorney2006 - Present
The Supreme Court State of GeorgiaAttorney and Counselor at Law2003 - Present
Georgia State Bar AssociationAttorney and Counselor at Law2003 - Present
The United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth CircuitAppellate Attorney2001 - Present
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMember2000 - Present
The United States Court of Military Appeals of the Armed ForcesAppellate Attorney2000 - 2003
The Supreme Court of NevadaAttorney and Counselor at Law1999 - Present
Nevada State BarAttorney and Counselor at Law1999 - Present
Phi Delta PhiMember1997 - Present
Kappa Delta PiMember1994 - Present
Pi Sigma AlphaMember1994 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Donald Hixon v. Nevada Department of CorrectionsAppeal granted, reversed and remanded.
Yeghiazrian VS. LV Metro. Police Dept.Won - Supreme Court Level

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Judge Advocate General's School, U.S. ArmyN/A151st Judge Advocate Officer Basic Course2000
Catholic University of America, Columbus School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1999
State University of New York, CortlandPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1995
University of North London, Kentish Town, North London, EnglandN/ABritish Politics and Government1993

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
My News 3 - SportsManny Pacquiao Class-Action Lawsuit2015
Live and Local with Kevin WallBoston Marathon Bomber2015
On-air Interview 4/17/14Clive Bundy and BLM2014
On-air InterviewMissouri Police Shooting2014
Live And Local With Kevin WallO.J. Simpson, Glenn Cook, And The IRS2013
Live And Local With Kevin WallGeorge Zimmerman, Rachel Jeantel, And Trayvon Martin2013
Live And Local With Kevin WallAnswer Las Vegas residents legal questions2013
Live And Local With Kevin WallMetro Police, Department of Justice, And The Wall-To-Wall Free For All2012
Live And Local With Kevin WallStanley Gibson, Steven Horsford, And The Gripe Line2012
Face To Face with Jon RalstonPolice Cover Up?2009