Jack W. Fleeman
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AREAS OF PRACTICE 

  • Family Law
  • Wills and Trusts
  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Out of State Relocation with Children
  • Termination of Parental Rights
  • Adoption
  • Juvenile – Abuse and Neglect
  • Domestic Violence
  • Violations of Protective Orders
  • Personal Injury

EDUCATION

  • William S. Boyd School of Law, Las Vegas, Nevada J.D., 2007, Magna Cum Laude 
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas B.A., Political Science, 1999, with University Honors

PREVIOUS APPOINTMENTS

  • Child Support Hearing Master, pro tempore Eighth Judicial District Court, Family Division Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Discovery Hearing Master, pro tempore Eighth Judicial District Court, Family Division Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Parenting Coordinator, Eighth Judicial District Court Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Howard D. McKibben Inn of the Court, Barrister
  • Member, State of Nevada Committee to Study Child Custody and Propose Legislative Reform, 2017 to 2018.

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • State Bar of Nevada Certified Family Law Specialist
  • Mountain States Super Lawyers Rising Star (2016 and 2017)
  • Circle of Support Award, Clark County Bar Association Publications Committee Member of the Year, 2015
  • William S. Boyd School of Law, Las Vegas, Nevada
  •      Top Grade Award (CALI) – Legal Processes I (legal research and writing)
  •      Top Grade Award (CALI) – Legal Processes III (legal drafting)
  •      Top Grade Award (CALI) – Property I
  •      Top Grade Award (CALI) – Property II
  • Academic Merit Scholarship 
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  •      Dean’s List John & Mitizi Hughes Honors College Scholarship
  •      Pi Sigma Alpha Political Honor Society
  •      Bluecoats Academic Scholarship
  •      Sylvan Century III Leaders Scholarship
  •      Liberal Arts College Academic Scholarship
  •      Rotary Club 4-Way Speech Scholarship 
  •      Nevada Boys State, 1994 

VOLUNTEER ACTIVITIES

  • Nevada Supreme Court / Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada, Pro Bono Appeal Project Attorney, 2014 to 2015 
  • Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada, Children’s Advocacy Project Attorney, 2008 to Present 
  • Eighth Judicial District Specialty Courts, Clark County, Nevada, Truancy Diversion Judge – Legacy High School, 2011 to 2013 
  • Eighth Judicial District Court, Clark County, Nevada, Guardian Ad Litem, 2006 to 2008

ADMISSIONS

  • State Courts of Nevada, 2007
  • U.S. District Court of Nevada, 2009

MEMBERSHIPS, ORGANIZATIONS, ACTIVITIES

  • State Bar of Nevada, Family Law Section
  • State Bar of Nevada, Southern Disciplinary Panel
  • State Bar of Nevada, Fee Dispute Committee
  • Clark County Bar Association
  • Clark County Bar Association, Publications Committee Member
  • American Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • Associate Editor, Communiqué, the Official Publication of the Clark County Bar Association
  • UNLV Alumni Association, Boyd School of Law Chapter, Lifetime Member
  • Presenter, Spousal Support and Attorneys Fees, a Continuing Legal Education seminar sponsored by the Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada

PUBLICATIONS

  • Fleeman, J., “Five Things Attorneys Should Know About Family Law, Communiqué, the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association, January 2016,
  • Fleeman, J., “Recent Changes in Child Custody Law: Dimming the Bright Line Rule for “Physical Custody” Designations in Nevada,” Communiqué, the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association, June/July 2015, republished in the Nevada Family Law Review (NFLR), Summer 2015, Vol. 28, Issue 2,
  • Fleeman, J. “5 Things Every Lawyer Should Know About Discovery in Family Law Cases,” Communiqué, the official publication of the Clark County Bar Association, January 2015.
  • Fleeman, J., “Does Nevada Have Jurisdiction Over Your Custody Case?” AVVO Legal Guide, September 5, 2014.
  • Fleeman, J., “Spousal Support & Attorney’s Fees,” Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada, August 22, 2014.

REPORTED CASES

  • Nguyen v. Boynes, 133 Nev. Adv. Op. 32, 396 P.3d 774 (2017).
  • Miller v. Miller, 134 Nev. Adv. Op. 16, ___ P.3d ____ (March 15, 2018).