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D. M.

D. M.

Attorney at Law

Las Vegas
Nevada
Licensed in
NV
William S. Boyd School of Law-University of Nevada Las Vegas
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About
I have spent the majority of my career in the practice of civil litigation, which has allowed me to hone and perfect my spoken and written English skills for the benefit of my clients. I pride myself on my ability to communicate legal issues and clients' positions clearly, concisely, and effectively in written form. Please allow me the opportunity to advocate for you.
11
Years
experience

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Response Time
Knowledgeable
Meets Deadlines

"orking with Denise has added exponential value to my practice. Her intelligence and critical thinking abilities allow her to quickly get up to speed on any legal issue presented. She generated outstanding work product under a very short deadline. If you are in need of legal assistance, I would highly recommend Denise. Shawn Morgan, Esq. (Oregon)"

Motion to Disburse Surplus Funds Following Judicial Foreclosure
Posted on Feb 3, 2018

Work History

Nevada Department of Business & Industry

Administrative Law Judge

Sep 2015 - Present

I preside over administrative hearings involving the Financial Institutions Division, the Manufactured Housing Division, the Mortgage Lending Division, and the Office of Nevada Consumer Affairs; issue orders in compliance with the Nevada Administrative Procedure Act; and launch and market the Office of Nevada Consumer Affairs.

Sep 2015 - Present

Nevada Office of the Attorney General

Senior Deputy Attorney General

Sep 2013 - Sep 2015

In addition to the tasks I did as a Deputy, I also directly supervised three Deputy Attorneys General and one paralegal; taught classes to P.O.S.T. trainees concerning their legal obligations and inmate civil rights; and prosecuted misdemeanor citations for sales of tobacco to minors.

Sep 2013 - Sep 2015

Nevada Office of the Attorney General

Deputy Attorney General

Sep 2010 - Sep 2013

I practiced in civil litigation primarily defending the Nevada Department of Corrections in inmate civil rights actions under 42 U.S.C. § 1983. I represented other State agencies in civil litigation and administrative actions. I conducted a Federal jury trial and was the prevailing party.

Sep 2010 - Sep 2013

Kemp, Jones & Coulthard

Associate Attorney

Sep 2008 - Sep 2010

I practiced civil litigation with an emphasis on title insurance defense and plaintiff’s-side complex litigation. I managed cases involving personal injuries, mechanics’ liens, construction defects, and commercial disputes; made frequent appearances in state court; participated in court-sponsored and private mediations and settlement conferences; and conducted a bench trial in state court.

Sep 2008 - Sep 2010

Supreme Court of Nevada

Law Clerk

Aug 2007 - Aug 2008

As a law clerk to Justice James Hardesty, I reviewed appellate briefs, district court records, and trial transcripts; researched issues of first impression under Nevada law and made recommendations to the Court; drafted bench memoranda and dispositions; and orally presented proposed orders to three-Justice panels.

Aug 2007 - Aug 2008

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