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About Me

Troy Atkinson is an AV Preeminent rated litigator in the areas of personal injury, business litigation, and real estate.


After graduating from the University of San Diego School of Law, Troy returned to his hometown of Las Vegas and began working at McCormick, Barstow, Sheppard, Wayte, and Carruth focusing his practice on insurance defense and business litigation. Troy later joined the law firm of Snell & Wilmer where his business litigation practice included representing major financial institutions in foreclosure litigation.


Prior to founding Atkinson & Watkins, Troy worked as a sole practitioner – Law Office of Troy Atkinson, PLLC – where he used his experience representing banks to help homeowners with negative equity in their properties.


As a managing partner of Atkinson & Watkins, Troy continues to represent homeowners burdened with negative equity properties. Troy also uses his experience as an insurance defense attorney to maximize compensation for persons injured in motor vehicle accidents, premise liability, and dangerous products.


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Practice Areas


  1. Personal Injury: 50%
    11 years
  2. Real Estate: 30%
    7 years
  3. Trucking Accident: 20%
    11 years



Contingent (33-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

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


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Christian K. Lassen II

    Top-notch attorney. Highly respected in the legal community.


    Christian Lassen Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Atkinson & Watkins, LLP

10789 W. Twain Ave.
Suite 100
Las Vegas, NV, 89135


NVAttorney Active200408/10/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Legal EliteNevada Business Journal2014
Super LawyerMountain States Super Lawyers2014
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2013
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2012
Legal EliteNevada Business Journal2012
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2011
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2011
Legal EliteNevada Business Journal2011
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2010
Legal EliteNevada Business Journal2010
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerAtkinson & Watkins, LLP2010 - Present
Managing PartnerLaw Office of Troy Atkinson, PLLC2009 - 2010
AttorneySnell & Wilmer, L.P.2007 - 2009
AttorneyMcCormick Barstow Sheppard Wayte & Carruth, LLP2004 - 2007
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Nevada Justice AssociationMember2012 - Present
Clark County Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Jason Carthagena v. SK Properties dba Courtside Garden Apartments; Courtside Gardens RAF LLCSettled for Two Million Dollars ($2,000,000)
Homeowner v. ChasePrincipal reduction of $766,728.81 for new loan of $535,500.00
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Publication NameTitleDate
Communique (Clark County Bar)The Homeowner's Bill of Rights - Nevada's Foreclosure Process Changes for the Benefit of Homeowners2013
Nevada Law Journal"The Future of Guinn v. Legislature?"2004
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of San Diego School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
University of Nevada-Las VegasBiologyBS - Bachelor of Science2001
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
The Morning BlendLas Vegas Police will no longer respond to non-injury accidents2014