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William B. Terry

Licensed for 43 years

Practice Area: Criminal Defense, Juvenile Law, Administrative Law

Awards
AV Preeminent

William B. Terry

Free initial consultation, Credit cards accepted

Serving Las Vegas, NV view address

  • Serving Las Vegas, NV view address

  • Free initial consultation, Credit cards accepted

Member at firm William B. Terry Chartered

Serving Las Vegas, NV view address

Free initial consultation, Credit cards accepted

Awards AV Preeminent

About William B. Terry

Sigma Chi; Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Alpha Delta. Assistant United States Attorney, District of Nevada, 1973-1976. Alternate Municipal Court Judge, 1976. Lawyer Representative, 1981-1984 and Chairman, 1983-1984, to the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. Member, Committee to Revise the Rules of Practice, U.S. District Court of Nevada. Member, State Bar of Nevada Fee Dispute Committee, 1981-1986. Member, 1986-1989, Chairman, 1989-1990, State Bar of Nevada Disciplinary Board. Recipient: Justinian Award, 1997; Clark County Bar Association's Professionalism Award, 1997. Lecturer: Cross-Examination of Law Enforcement Officers; Defending Child and Adult Sex Cases; Federal Sentencing Guidelines; Legal Ethics; Opening and Closing Statements; Trial Advocacy; Law Office Management; Cross-Examination; Jury Selection.

Areas of Law

  • Criminal Defense
  • Juvenile Law
  • Administrative Law

Client Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 3 reviews
  • 100% client recommended 3 recommendations
  • Communication

    5.0/5.0
  • Responsiveness

    5.0/5.0
  • Quality of Service

    5.0/5.0
  • Value for Money

    5.0/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 by a Private Individual on 08/19/11

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Private Individual on 09/25/16

    This is the best criminal defense attorney in the state. He is well liked and respected by his peers due to his knowledge and experience. Read more

    This is the best criminal defense attorney in the state. He is well liked and respected by his peers due to his knowledge and experience.

    • Communication

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Private Individual on 12/12/12

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  • 5.0/5.0
  • AV Preeminent
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      Credentials

      Position
      Member
      Admission Details
      Admitted in 1973, Nevada
      1974, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
      1977, U.S. District Court, District of Nevada and U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth and Tenth Circuits
      1982, U.S. Supreme Court
      Credit Cards Accepted
      Additional Payment Information
      Free initial consultation
      Law School Attended
      University of San Diego
      Class of 1973
      J.D.
      University Attended
      University of Nevada
      Class of 1969
      B.A.
      Birth Information
      Born in 1946
      Chicago, Illinois, August 31, 1946
      Associations & Memberships
      Clark County and American Bar Associations
      State Bar of Nevada
      The Association of Trial Lawyers of America
      National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
      Nevada Trial Lawyers Association
      Nevada Attorneys for Criminal Justice.
      Representative Cases
      U.S. v. Horowitz, 756 F.2d 1400 (9th Cir. 1985)
      U.S. v. Henderson, 680 F.2d 659 (9th Cir. 1982)
      U.S. v. Gallo, 659 F.2d 110 (9th Cir. 1981)
      U.S. v. Greger, 657 F.2d 1109 (9th Cir. 1981)
      Tabish v. State, 72 P.3d 584 (2003)
      Salaiscooper v. Eighth Judicial District Court, 34 P.3d 509 (Nev. 2001)
      In re Fine, 116 Nev. 1001, 13 P.3d 400 (2000)
      Campbell vs. Eighth Judicial District Court, 114 Nev. 410, 957 P.2d 1141 (1998)
      Lytle v. State, 107 Nev. 589, 816 P.2d 1082 (1991)
      Burleigh v. State Bar of Nevada, 98 Nev. 140, 643 P.2d 1201 (1982)
      Hyler v. State, 98 Nev. 47, 639 P.2d 1201 (1982)
      Sheriff v. Provenz, 97 Nev. 346, 630 P.2d 265 (1981)
      Lane v. Trovinen, 97 Nev. 121, 624 P.2d 1385 (1981)
      Hunt v. State, 96 Nev. 550, 612 P.2d 683 (1980)
      Sheriff v. Standal, 95 Nev. 914, 604 P.2d 111 (1979)
      Sheriff v. Levinson, 95 Nev. 436, 596 P.2d 232 (1979)
      State v. Benigas, 95 Nev. 358, 594 P.2d 724 (1979)
      Arvey v. Sheriff, 93 Nev. 469, 567 P.2d 470 (1977)
      Burton v. Sheriff, 93 Nev. 346, 565 P.2d 1010 (1977)
      Arvey v. Sheriff, 93 Nev. 188, 561 P.2d 1341 (1977)
      Sheriff v. Arvey, 93 Nev. 72, 560 P.2d 153 (1977)
      McLellan vs. State, 182 P.3d 10b (Nev. 2008).