Kirby Wells is of counsel attorney with Pecos Law Group and has been practicing law in Nevada since 1973. Mr. Wells received his Bachelor of Science degree from Nebraska Wesleyan University in 1968 and his Juris Doctorate from the University of Colorado School of Law in 1972. Mr. Wells worked primarily as an insurance defense lawyer from 1973 to 1976 with the law firm of Beckley, Delanoy, Jemison and Reid. He then worked primarily as a civil litigator, which included work for clients in the gaming industry, as a partner with Goodman, Oshins, Brown and Singer until 1983. Since then Mr. Wells has been a senior partner in several prominent law firms and has practiced in the areas of personal injury, insurance defense and family law. As counsel for a local taxicab company for more than 30 years Mr. Wells conducted numerous jury trials. In 2014, Mr. Wells helped secure a 17.5 million recovery on a double wrongful death case.
Mr. Wells’ legal skills and professional reputation are respected throughout the state. Mr. Wells has been an AV rated attorney with Martindale Hubbell for more than 30 years. Mr. Wells is a member of the State Bar of Nevada and is admitted to practice in all Nevada courts and in the Federal Court District of Nevada and Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.