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Teodora H. Popova

Teodora H. Popova

also known as Tara Popova

Practice areas:

Lawsuits & Disputes, Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Arbitration, Commercial, Contracts & Agreements, Litigation

About Me

Tara is an attorney at the Las Vegas office of Fox Rothschild - a national law firm with nearly 600 attorneys practicing in 19 offices coast to coast.  She is skilled in a broad range of legal matters with particular experience in commercial litigation, business disputes, receiverships, landlord-tenant controversies, and adversary proceedings in bankruptcy. Tara litigates cases in both federal and state courts and frequently appears before the Eighth Judicial District Court judges.


 


Prior to beginning her career as an attorney, Tara served as a law clerk to the Honorable Elissa Cadish at the Eighth Judicial District Court in Las Vegas, Nevada. As a law clerk, she assisted the judge with handling a docket of over 2,500 cases. 


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Tara earned her Juris Doctorate from the William S. Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada Las Vegas. During her time in law school, she was awarded the State Bar of Nevada Professional Development Fellowship and the Outstanding Student in Mediation Community Service Award. She also served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Elissa Cadish and later became a law clerk at the law firm of Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, where she worked on commercial litigation and gaming matters for some of Nevada's largest gaming companies and developers.


 


Tara holds a Bachelor’s Degree in International Business and Management from the Amsterdam School of Business in the Netherlands. A native European, Tara speaks Bulgarian, Dutch, and German which allows her to serve clients from all over the world. 


 


Being actively involved in the community, Tara is a member of several organizations including American Mensa, Howard D. McKibben Inn of Court, the Southern Nevada Association of Women Attorneys, the Clark County Bar Association, and the Las Vegas Defense Lawyers Association.  In her spare time, Tara enjoys traveling, trying different cuisines, and volunteering.



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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2010

  1. Chapter 11 Bankruptcy: 20%
    4 years
  2. Lawsuits & Disputes: 20%
    5 years
  3. Litigation: 15%
    5 years
  4. Contracts & Agreements: 15%
    5 years
  5. Other: 30%
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Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

15 total 

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    Gordon Goolsby
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  • Jared M. Moser

    Tara is a great lawyer - very thorough and a pleasure to work with!

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    Jared Moser Appeals Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Fox Rothschild

3800 Howard Hughes Pkwy
Suite 500
Las Vegas, NV, 89109

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NVAttorney Active201005/09/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarSyper Lawyers Magazine2015
Best Up and Coming AttorneyNevada Business Magazine2015
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2014
Best Up and Coming AttorneysNevada Business Magazine2014
Legal EliteNevada Business Magazine2013
Distinguished Local Female ProfessionalsLas Vegas Woman Magazine2013
Top 100 LawyersMYVEGAS Magazine2012

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Associate AttorneyFox Rothschild LLP2013 - Present
Associate AttorneyMarquis Aurbach Coffing2012 - 2013
Associate AttorneyBremer Whyte Brown & O'Meara2011 - 2012
Law Clerk to Judge Elissa CadishEighth Judicial District Court of Nevada2010 - 2011

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Las Vegas Defense Lawyers AssociationN/A2014 - Present
Southern Nevada Association of Bankruptcy AttorneysN/A2012 - Present
Nevada State BarN/A2010 - Present
Clark County Bar AssociationN/A2010 - Present
Howard D. McKibben Inn of CourtN/A2010 - Present
Southern Nevada Association of Women AttorneysN/A2008 - Present
American MensaN/A2007 - Present

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
CCIMReal Estate Financing Outside the Box2013
Nevada Business MagazineWhat Do You Hope the Legislators Will Accomplish This Season?2013
CCIMBankruptcy and the Single Asset Real Estate Debtor2012

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Nevada Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of LawLawJ.D.2010
Amsterdam School of Business (HES Hogeschool voor Economische Studies)International Business and ManagementBachelor2006