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Languages spoken: German

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Family: 40%
  2. Divorce: 30%
  3. Child Custody: 30%

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  • Jack W Fleeman

    I had the pleasure of having Shann as an opposing counsel on a couple of cases before I became an attorney at his firm. He was, and remains, an exceptionally reasonable attorney and a gifted litigator.

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    Jack Fleeman Family Attorney
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  • Michael S. Waddington

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

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Contact info

8925 S Pecos Rd Ste 14a
Henderson, NV, 89074

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NVActive199402/23/2013
CAActive199305/24/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Congressional Recognition of Service to the CommunityMember of U.S. Congress, SHelly Berkley2005
Certificate of CommendationU.S. Senator Harry Reid2005
Congressional RecognitionU.S. Senator John Ensign2005
Louis Wiener Pro Bono Service AwardClark County Legal Services2004
Certificate of CommendationU.S. Senator Harry Ried2004
Congressional RecognitionU.S. Senator John Ensign2004
Congressional RecognitionUnited States Congressman Jon Porter2004
50 Hour ClubClark County Pro Bono Project2001
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Pro Tem Child Support Hearing MasterClark County Courts2012 - Present
Truancy JudgeClark County Truancy Diversion Program2011 - Present
MediatorNevada Foreclosure Mediation Program2010 - Present
MemberPecos Law Group2006 - Present
AssociateSmith, Larsent & Wixom2004 - 2006
AssociateDickerson, Dickerson, Consul & Pocker1997 - 2004
AssociateRobbinis Kaplan Miller & Cerisi1991 - 1997
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
State Bar of NevadaExecutive Council Member, Family Law Section2016 - Present
Nevada Supreme CourtForeclosure Mediator2010 - Present
Nevada State BarAttorney Disciplinary Committee member2008 - Present
Clark County Bar AssociationN/A1997 - Present
Nevada State BarMember1994 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaN/A1993 - Present
California State BarMember1993 - Present
Nevada State BarFee Dispute Commitee2007 - 2013
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationN/A1993 - 1997
Consumer Attorneys Association of Los AngelesN/A1993 - 1997
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Haruno v. HarunoSuccessful return of the minor child to his country of habitual residence.
Culculoglu v. CulculogluDefeated Hague Petition and children were ordered to remain in the United States.
Navidnia v. ZakeriSuccessful set aside.
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Advanced Family Law Strategies (State Bar of Nevada publication)The Hague Convention: An Outline Summary,2014
Divroce Law Guide from A to ZFiling for Divorce and Preliminary Matters2012
Advanced Family LawContempt Proceedings in Nevada Family Courts2012
Advanced Family Law Strategies (State Bar of Nevada)A Positive Approach to Negative Equity2009
Nevada Family Law Practice Manual (2d Edition)Premarital Agreements and Annulment2008
AdvocatePrimary Confusion of Risk: The Continuing Saga of Duty Analysis after Knight v. Jewett(1996)1996
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola Law School, Loyola Marymount UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
University of NevadaN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1988
Luwig-Maximilians UniversitätPhilosophy and German LawPost Graduate StudyN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
State Bar of Nevada Family Law Conference, ElyCreating a Discovery Plan2016
State Bar of Nevada Family Law Conference, ElyPreparing Findings of Fact and Conclusions of Law2016
NBI CLEEthical Considerations in Divorce Settlements / Financial Divorce Settlements from Start to Finish2015
Advanced Family Law StrategiesPolicies and Procedures of the Hague Convention on International Child Abduction2014
Divorce Law Guide from A to ZFiling for Divorce and Pretrial Motions / Valuing Assets and Dividing Community Property2012
Advanced Family LawContempt Proceedings in Nevada Family Courts2012
Advanced Family Law StrategiesDisposition of Negative Valued Assets upon Divorce2009