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Kristan E. Lehtinen is an immigrant to the United States from Ontario, Canada, having earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in English Honors with a Minor in Business Administration from the University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada in 1995.  Following receipt of her undergraduate degree, Lehtinen was employed in Seoul, South Korea as an English teacher, and traveled extensively throughout Southeast Asia.  Lehtinen obtained her Juris Doctorate, from California Western School of Law in 2001.  Ms. Lehtinen was admitted to practice before the state and federal courts of Nevada in 2002.  Ms. Lehtinen practices primarily in the areas of business related litigation, representing night clubs and entertainment venues, corporations, business owners, banks, construction companies, land developers, and individuals. For more information, visit http://www.lovaas-lehtinen.com.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Litigation: 60%
    14 years, 100 cases
  2. Business: 20%
    11 years, 100 cases
  3. Contracts: 5%
    11 years
  4. Commercial Real Estate: 5%
    11 years
  5. Other: 10%
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Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($325-350/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Global Business Lawyers - Lovaas & Lehtinen, P.C.

6128 West Sahara Avenue
Las Vegas, NV, 89146-3051

GBL Business law

5586 South Fort Apache Road, Suite 110,
Las Vegas, NV, 89148

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NVActive200202/23/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Nevada Business MagazineLegal Elite2012
2012 VegasInc Top LawyerVegasInc2012
Rising StarSuperLawyers2012
Super Lawyers Rising StarMountain States Super Lawyers2011
Super Lawyers Rising StarMountain States Super Lawyers2010
Cross-Border Advisory Firm NevadaCorporate International Magazine2010
Super Lawyers Rising Star 2009Super Lawyers2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Partner/Shareholder/Business LitigatorLovaas & Lehtinen, P.C.2008 - Present
AttorneyShimon & Lovaas, A Professional Corporation2006 - 2008
AttorneyAlverson Taylor Mortensen & Sanders2002 - 2006
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
UNLV Libraries BoardAdvisory Board Member2009 - Present
LawPact InternationalMember2009 - Present
Clark County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
American Bar Association, Business Law SectionN/AN/A
American Bar Association - Business Law Section - Business and Corporate LitigationN/AN/A
American Bar Association - Business Law Section - Business CourtsN/AN/A
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
North American South Asian Bar Association - Business in South Asia: Legal Views and NewsIndian Protectionism in the Global Marketplace2009
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
California Western School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2001
University of OttawaEnglish Honors; Minor Business AdministrationBA - Bachelor of Arts1995
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
International LawPact Fall ConferenceCross-Culture Negotiation2010
Vertical Media SeminarBullet Proofing Your Business2009
American Bar Association Business Law Section Spring MeetingThe Nuts and Bolts of Cross Border Negotiations2009