The firm is proud to announce the selection of two of its attorneys, Joseph Garin and Jessica Green, as Las Vegas Municipal Court Alternate Judges. Both Garin and Green are serving one-year terms ending December 31, 2019. This court has jurisdiction over traffic violations, misdemeanor offenses, and small claims.
The Municipal Court’s mission is to provide access to the justice system in the most timely and expeditious manner possible and to deliver the court’s services with equality and fairness, honoring the integrity of each individual while recognizing the necessity of accountability and thereby creating public trust and confidence.
Joseph Garin maintains a national practice, focusing on defense of professional liability claims, insurance coverage disputes, directors’ and officers’ claims, and risk & litigation management. Throughout his career, Mr. Garin has defended more than 500 lawyers and law firms in Nevada, Michigan, Colorado, and Illinois including the completion of jury trials, arbitrations and appeals. He is rated AV-Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell in both Nevada and Michigan. He has been selected as a Mountain States Super Lawyer in Nevada since 2007. In 2013-15, he was recognized by Vegas Inc. and included in its Top Lawyers program.
Jessica Green’s practice focuses primarily on professional liability defense and employment law. She is admitted to the State Bar of Nevada, the United States District Court, District of Nevada, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. Ms. Green is experienced in state bar ethics and disciplinary matters ranging from the grievance stage through trial and any necessary appeal and/or reinstatement proceedings.
Founded in 1985, the firm has grown from three founding members to thirty-four attorneys in Nevada, Michigan and Arizona. The firm is widely known for its excellence in the professional liability lines, offering invaluable insight and experience to clients across all industries; www.lipsonneilson.com.
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