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Karen A. Peterson

Administrative law Attorney at Carson City, NV

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  • State Years
    New York - NY 31 years
    Nevada - NV 40 years
  • Licensed for 31 years
    State NY
    Acquired 1992
    Status
    Currently Registered No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 40 years
    State NV
    Acquired 1983
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

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About Karen

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Karen joined the law offices of Allison MacKenzie in 1983.  Karen is admitted to practice in Nevada as well as the U.S. District Court, District of Nevada.  Her areas of practice include public utility law, administrative law, telecommunications law, wtaer law, litigation and business law.  Karen appears before the Department of Water Resources, Public Utilities Commission of Nevada, Department of Taxation and Division of Environmental Protection.  Karen is Judge Pro Tem for the Carson City Justice and Municpal Courts.   She is also active in Soroptimist International of Carson City, serving as President and other offices.

Location

Allison Mackenzie, Ltd.
402 N Division St
Po Box 646
Carson City, NV, 89703-4168

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Resume

AVVO RATING 7.3 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Attorney/Partner
  • Allison MacKenzie, Ltd.
  • 1983 - Present
  • Judge Pro Tem
  • Carson City Justice and Municipal courts
  • 1999 - 2015
  • Administrative Attorney (not licensed)
  • Public Utilties Commission of Nevada
  • 1982 - 1983

Education

  • U. North Carolina, Chappel Hill
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1982
  • Michigan State University
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1979

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of Indians v. Hugh Ricci, State Engineer
  • Client's position was upheld.
  • Boulter v. Boulter
  • Client's position was upheld.
  • Douglas County Contractors Association v. Douglas County
  • Client's position was upheld.
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Associations

  • Soroptimist International of Carson City
  • Member, Past President
  • 1985 - Present
  • State Bar of Nevada
  • Member
  • 1983 - Present
  • Washoe County Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • First Judicial District Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Northern Nevada Women Lawyer's Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Nevada Telecommunications Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Nevada Water Resources Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Federal Communications Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Nevada Board of Bar Examiners
  • Chairman
  • 1998 - 2000
  • Mortar Board, MSU Chapter
  • President
  • 1978 - 1979
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Member
  • 1978 - 1979
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • 2017 Law Firm with the Most Pro Bono Participants
  • Volunteer Attorneys for Rural Nevadans
  • 2017
  • 2015 Top Ranked Law Firms
  • LexisNexis
  • 2015
  • Top Ranked Law Firms
  • Fortune Magazine
  • 2013
  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • N/A
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Carson City Administrative law Lawyer Karen A. Peterson
Karen A. Peterson
Administrative law Attorney
Carson City, NV
Licensed for 40 years