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Joseph W. Riccio

also known as Joe Riccio

About me

Each one my clients deal with me personally; and, we will discuss what options are best for you. You always know not only the status of your case, but why we are doing what we are strategically.


 


I handle all domestic/family cases and most criminal cases. Most of the work I do undertake is domestic related.  I handle every facet of domestic cases, including, but not limited to, Motion practice, Oral Advocacy, Mediations/Settlement, and Trial practice.  I also practice before the Juvenile Court when the case requires it.  On the criminal side of my practice, I handle DUI cases and most misdemeanor cases.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
    7 years, 100 cases
  2. Family: 45%
    8 years, 400 cases
  3. Guardianship: 5%
    7 years, 50 cases

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($250-350/hour), Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Jamie S. Hendrickson

    I endorse this lawyer. He knows all aspects of divorce, custody, and domestic relations litigation. He is both an aggressive advocate and a compassionate advisor. Most importantly, he formulates creative solutions to assist clients in settlement. It's one thing to win at trial after ten of thousands spent in attorney's fees and costs out the door. It's quite another matter entirely to get a client what they want without the hassle, expense, or stress of trial. Joe is as adept at the latter as he is at the former.

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    Jamie Hendrickson Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • John M O'Brien

    An extremely talented and well respected attorney in the legal community, I wholeheartedly recommend him to anyone looking for a lawyer who knows the law and truly cares about protecting the rights of his clients and getting them the most favorable result possible.

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    John O'Brien Personal injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Pecos Law Group

8925 South Pecos Rd, Suite 14A
Henderson, NV, 89074-8154

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NVActive200806/11/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Mentor to Law Student from the William S. Boyd School of LawPartners in Pro Bono2015
Top 10 Attorney Award, under the age of 40National Academy Of Family Law Attorneys2015
Under 40 Client Satisfaction AwardAmerican Institute of Family Law Attorneys2015
Mentor to Law Student from the William S. Boyd School of LawPartners in Pro Bono2014
Top Lawyers 2014Desert Companion Magazine2014
Under 40 Client Satisfaction AwardAmerican Institute of Family Law Attorneys2014
Top 10 Attorney Award, under the age of 40National Academy Of Family Law Attorneys2014
Mentor to Law Student from the William S. Boyd School of LawPartners in Pro Bono2013
Mentor to Law Student from the William S. Boyd School of LawPartners in Pro Bono2012
Mentor to Law Student from the William S. Boyd School of LawPartners in Pro Bono2011
Mentor to Law Student from the William S. Boyd School of LawPartners in Pro Bono2010
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AssociatePecos Law Group2016 - Present
Pro Tem Hearing Master; DiscoveryEighth Judicial District Court Family Division2014 - 2015
Associate AttorneyDempsey, Roberts & Smith, LTD.2009 - 2016
Associate AttormeyWillick Law Group2008 - 2009
Law ClerkGrand Forks County Child Support Division (IV-D Unit)2005 - 2007
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
NV Counsel on Prevention of Domestic ViolenceCommittee Member2014 - Present
Nevada State BarAttorney2008 - Present
United States Court of Appeals for the 9th CircuitAttorney2008 - Present
United States District Court for the District of NevadaAttorney2008 - Present
Clark County Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of North Dakota School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
University of North Dakota School of LawHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts2003
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Family Law Conference at ElyDomestic Violence: A New View2015
Awareness of Domestic Violence; Issuance of TPOsDomestic Violence2014