Accomplished litigation attorney with a strong background in a diverse range of civil, criminal, real estate, escrow and transactional matters. Former Democratic candidate for Nevada State Assembly.
Licensed to practice law in Nevada since 2001.
Appointed by the Nevada Supreme Court to be a Foreclosure Mediator.
Appointed Alternate Judge for the City of Las Vegas Municipal Court.
Appointed Justice Court Pro Tem.
Appointed Police Fatality Review Board.
Appointed Arbitrator in 8th Judicial District Court.
Counsel to the Consulate of Mexico.
Nevada local Counsel to Schiff Hardin LLP
Fluent in Spanish and Hebrew.
Languages Spoken: Spanish, Hebrew, English
Licensed since 2001
Hourly ($1-300/hour), Contingent (1-33%), Fixed (Always), Retainer (Sometimes), Pro Bono (7%)
Cash, Check, Credit Card
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Pro Bono Project Commendation||Legal Aid Society of Southern Nevada||2013|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|State Bar of Nevada||N/A||2001 - Present|
|Las Vegas Latino Bar Association||N/A||2001 - Present|
|Hispanics in Politics||N/A||2001 - Present|
|Anti-Defamation League (ADL)||Vice Chair||2001 - Present|
|Federal Bar Association||N/A||2001 - Present|
|American Bar Association||N/A||2001 - Present|
|Nevada Trial Lawyers Association||N/A||2001 - Present|
|American Inns of Court Foundation||N/A||1998 - Present|
|Alpha Epsilon Pi (AEPi)||Past Vice President- Founding Father||1994 - 1996|
|Temple Beth Sholom||N/A||1974 - Present|
|Jewish Federation of Las Vegas||N/A||1974 - Present|
|Las Vegas Review Journal||Police Fatality Hearing Officer Appointed||2013|
|USA Today||Interview about Mayweather Jr.'s criminal case||2010|
|Las Vegas Review Journal||Interview about Nevada State Assembly||2006|
|Las Vegas Sun||Interview about Nevada State Assembly||2006|
|Tulane University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1999|
|Pepperdine University School of Law||N/A||Alternative Dispute Resolution- Summer class||1998|
|University of Nevada-Las Vegas||Political Science/ Minor in Spanish||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1996|
|Valley High School||N/A||High School||1992|
|Legal Issues Day||Mexican Consulate Lawyer||2013|