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Candice E Renka

Candice E Renka

Practice areas:

Litigation, Appeals, Business, Construction & Development

About Me

Ms. Renka is a director at Marquis Aurbach Coffing, practicing as a litigator in both state and federal court with a focus on complex business litigation including guarantor defense. Before joining Marquis Aurbach Coffing, Ms. Renka served as a law clerk to Justice Mark Gibbons at the Nevada Supreme Court.


Ms. Renka was recognized by her peers on the Mountain States Rising Stars list (2014-2015), Desert Companion Top Lawyer – Litigation (2014), and Nevada Business Magazine Legal Elite (2014). She has a Superb/Top Attorney Litigation rating with AVVO (the highest rating available).


Ms. Renka received her bachelor of arts degree in English from the University of Richmond, where she graduated magna cum laude and with departmental honors, in 2002. In 2008, Ms. Renka obtained her juris doctor degree from Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego, where she graduated summa cum laude. During law school, Ms. Renka was the Editor-in-Chief of the Thomas Jefferson Law Review. She also worked as a Summer Associate for Marquis Aurbach Coffing and interned for Daley & Heft, a civil litigation firm in Solana Beach, California.


Away from work, Ms. Renka enjoys reading, writing, trying new restaurants, soaking up the bright Nevada sunshine, weekends in San Diego, and traveling back east to visit family.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2009

  1. Litigation: 70%
    6 years
  2. Construction & Development: 10%
    6 years
  3. Business: 10%
    6 years
  4. Appeals: 10%
    6 years


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • Shemilly A. Briscoe

    Candice is prompt and professional. I enjoyed working through settlements and litigating against her, because she is extremely skilled but not petty. A true value to her clients and the Nevada Bar.


    Shemilly Briscoe Licensing Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • William Aran Levy

    I had the pleasure of working with Candice for over 5 years. Candice has all of the qualities clients look for in an attorney. She is honest, bright, hardworking, enthusiastic, and a team player. Moreover, she listens to her clients and develops innovative strategies to meet her clients’ needs. Candice is truly an amazing attorney!


    William Levy Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Supervised lawyer

Contact Info

Marquis Aurbach Coffing

10001 Park Run Dr
Las Vegas, NV, 89145



NVAttorney Active200908/10/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarMountain States Super Lawyers2015
Rising StarMountain States Super Lawyers2014
Southern Nevada's Top AttorneysNevada Business Magazine2014
Best Up & ComingNevada Business Magazine2014
Top Lawyer (Litigation)Desert Companion Magazine2014
Best Up and ComingNevada Business Magazine2013

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociateMarquis Aurbach Coffing2009 - Present
Law Clerk to Justice Mark GibbonsNevada Supreme Court2008 - 2009
InternDaley & Heft, LLP2006 - 2006
ParalegalCawthorn, Picard & Rowe2002 - 2005


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Clark County Bar AssociationN/A2014 - Present
Nevada State BarN/AN/A
California State BarN/AN/A
Nevada Justice AssociationN/AN/A
Federal Bar AssociationN/AN/A


Publication NameTitleDate
Nevada Lawyer MagazineStriving For Fairness: The One Action Rule and Fair Value Defenses2014
Nevada Lawyer MagazineSandpointe: A Divided Decision2014
CCIMLingering Deeds of Trust After Judgment Against Guarantors - Lender Double Recovery2014


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas Jefferson School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
University of RichmondEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts2002