Oronoz & Ericsson serves clients seeking criminal defense and personal injury representation. The attorneys at our law firm have earned a reputation as the top Las Vegas Criminal Defense and Personal Injury Lawyers around.
When you are faced with a potentially life-altering situation, it's important to think critically and carefully review every single legal option before you. The support and guidance of a dedicated Las Vegas attorney can prove an asset in helping you overcome your criminal charges or receive compensation after an accident.
James "Jim" Oronoz is a Martindale-Hubbell® AV rated (Preeminent in Personal Injury and Criminal Defense), Las Vegas personal injury lawyer and criminal defense attorney with nearly over 15 years of experience successfully fighting for the rights of his clients in Las Vegas courtrooms. He understands the serious short-term and long-term implications of injuries on accident survivors. This is why he fights for the most favorable outcomes that provide exceptional compensation for his clients, against the largest and well represented insurance companies.
Mr. Oronoz' experience as a Las Vegas courtroom veteran allows him to defend the rights and fight for compensation on behalf of clients in a wide variety of areas. This includes accidents involving premises liability, child injury, tourist injuries, product liability, construction accidents, and wrongful death, among others. Every client receives the highest levels of personal attention during these troubled times.
As an experienced personal injury lawyer, Jim works with individuals and families who have been injured due to a driver's negligence. He is experienced in representing cases of auto accidents, motorcycle accidents, 18-wheeler truck accidents, pedestrian accidents, taxicab accidents, bicycle accidents, and others. Mr. Oronoz uses his keen attention to detail and proactively builds a case on the behalf of his clients. When confronting an insurance company more concerned about its bottom line, presenting a solid case initially can go a long way towards minimizing the impact of a lengthy trial. Realizing that most cases are won because of painstaking pre-trial preparation, Jim is committed to leaving no stone unturned in the preparation of your case. Rest assured, by the time your case gets to trial, everything will have been done to maximize the strengths of your case.
If you or a loved one have been injured in an accident, contact Jim Oronoz of Oronoz & Ericsson today. Your initial consultation is free and you do not pay a single attorney fee unless a financial recovery is made on your behalf. When you have lost so much, it's important to work with a Clark County attorney who possesses both the experience and drive to fight for your future.
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I work in the same office building as Jim. Anytime I have a question related to criminal defense or criminal procedure, I turn to him for advice. He continually demonstrates a wealth of knowledge on criminal matters, and I endorse him as a criminal defense attorney.
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|AV Preeminent Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2015|
|AV Preeminent Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2014|
|AV Peer and Judicial Review Rating||Martindale-Hubbell||2013|
|Top 100 Trial Lawyers||National Trial Lawyers||2013|
|AV Peer and Judicial Review Rating||Martindale-Hubbell||2012|
|Top 100 Trial Lawyers||National Trial Lawyers||2012|
|Partner||Oronoz, Ericsson & Gaffney LLC||2006 - Present|
|Attorney||Vannah & Vannah||2005 - 2006|
|Deputy Public Defender||Clark County Public Defender's Office||1999 - 2005|
|Judicial Law Clerk||Eighth Judicial District Court Of Nevada||1997 - 1999|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|National Association of Trial Attorneys||Member||2012 - Present|
|National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||Member||2008 - Present|
|American Association for Justice||Member||2008 - Present|
|American Trial Lawyers Association||Member||N/A|
|First Degree Murder Case with Use of a Deadly Weapon||Not Guilty on all counts at trial.|
|Felony Gun Charges||Not Guilty of all counts at trial|
|Felony Domestic Violence||Not Guilty on all counts at trial.|
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|Oronoz & Ericsson Criminal Defense Website||Types of DUI's||2013|
|Ezine Articles||Domestic Violence 101: Laws, Facts and Information||2009|
|Ezine Articles||Understanding Nevada's Domestic Violence Statutes||2009|
|Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1997|
|University of La Verne||English||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1994|
|State Bar of Nevada, CLE Committee||Ethics||2012|
|State Bar of Nevada, CLE Committee||Defending False Confessions||2012|
|State Bar of Nevada, CLE Committee||Modern Evidence Modern Defense||2012|