Richard A. Harris
Firm: Richard Harris Law Firm
Address: 801 South 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Membership: State Bar of Nevada; State Bar of California; Clark County Nevada Bar Association; American Bar Association; Nevada Justice Association; American Association for Justice - President's Club.
University: Brigham Young University, B.A., cum laude, 1977, Kappa Tau Alpha, University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, J.D., 1980; Pepperdine University School of Law - Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution, LL.M., 2009
Admitted: 1980, Nevada, California and U.S. District Court, District of Nevada
Biography: Finalist, "Best Oral Advocate," 1979. Moot Court Honors Board, 1980. Recipient, American Jurisprudence Award in Federal Courts, 1979. Law Clerk Intern to Chief Justice John Mowbray, Nevada Supreme Court, 1979. Author: "About Your Vehicle Damage Claim," Lawyers and Judges Publishing Company, 1997. "Attorneys Not to Blame in Insurance Crisis," Las Vegas Business Press, 2002. "Defense and Plaintiff Attorneys Review Nevada's AB1," Clark County Medical Society County Line, 2002. Special Master, Eighth Judicial District Court, 1982. Adjunct Professor of Law, University of Nevada Las Vegas, Boyd School of Law, 2000-2005. Member: UNLV Center for Democratic Culture Justice and Democracy Forum, University of Nevada Las Vegas, Boyd School of Law, 2003. Medical-Legal Screening Panel, 1990-2002. Nevada Justice Association Board of Governors, Distinguished Legislative Advocate and Pillar of Justice. Patron: Richard A. Harris Series of Continuing Legal Education. Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers, Elite Lawyers of America, Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, National Trial Lawyers - Nevada Top 100, Outstanding Lawyers of America, Verdict Club - Platinum Member. Nevada Justice Association, Badger Award for public service, 2010.