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Liane K. Wakayama

Liane K. Wakayama

Practice areas:

Corporate & Incorporation, Litigation, Real Estate, Estate Planning, Probate

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About Me

Liane K. Wakayama is a native Nevadan and joined the firm in 2007. Ms. Wakayama focuses her practice on general civil, commercial, real estate and trust litigation as well as estate planning, probate and guardianship.  She has successfully litigated multi-million dollar disputes and has consistently obtained favorable settlements for her clients.  After her second year of practice, Ms. Wakayama was honored by her peers as one of the top 100 attorneys in Southern Nevada.


As an active member of the State Bar of Nevada, Ms. Wakayama enjoys hosting educational seminars for the community where she discusses the importance of estate planning and the benefits of avoiding probate and/or guardianship proceedings.

Ms. Wakayama obtained her bachelor's of science in managerial finance from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in 2003.  In 2008, Ms. Wakayama earned her juris doctor degree from theWilliam S. Boyd School of Law, where she graduated cum laude.

While attending law school, Ms. Wakayama was awarded numerous scholarships based on academic achievement and also received CALI Awards.

Prior to joining Marquis Aurbach Coffing, Ms. Wakayama completed externships with United Magistrate Judge Robert J. Johnston, the Honorable Elizabeth Gonzalez and U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid.  Ms. Wakayama also worked as a Summer Associate with MAC Law.



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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2008

  1. Probate: 20%
  2. Estate Planning: 20%
  3. Real Estate: 20%
  4. Litigation: 20%
  5. Corporate & Incorporation: 20%


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

Marquis Aurbach Coffing

10001 Park Run Drive
Las Vegas, NV, 89145



NVAttorney Active200808/10/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Legal EliteNevada Business Magazine2015
Rising StarMountain States Super Lawyers2015
Rising StarMountain States Super Lawyers2014
Legal Elite: Top Attorneys in NevadaNevada Business Magazine2014
Best Up & ComingNevada Business Magazine2014
Legal Elite: Top Attorneys in NevadaNevada Business Magazine2013
Best Up and ComingNevada Business Magazine2013

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
DirectorMarquis Aurbach Coffing2007 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Clark County Bar AssociationN/A2014 - Present
State Bar of NevadaN/AN/A
Nevada Justice AssociationN/AN/A
Bamboo BridgesN/AN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
William S. Boyd School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
University of NevadaN/ABS - Bachelor of Science2003

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Estate Planning SeminarsImportance of Living Trusts2011