Alumni Spotlight

  • 11/19/2022 - Jason Frierson was one of the first students to agree to attend the William S... read more
  • 11/19/2022 - If Kelly Dove has any advice for law students, it’s to start building your reputation early.  ... read more
  • Christian Ogata '20
    04/08/2022 - Attorney at Snell & Wilmer read more
  • Erica Adler JD '20, LL.M. '21
    03/11/2022 - Alumna Erica Adler JD '20, LL.M. '21, is currently Associate General Counsel at Aruze Gaming America, Inc., a company with Japanese ties that manufactures and distributes gaming machines across the U.S. and internationally.... read more
  • Pedro Cortes LL.M. '21
    02/25/2022 - Alum Pedro Cortes LL.M. '21 is the managing partner at Managing Partner at the law firm Rato Ling Lei & Cortes in Macau SAR.  read more
  • Joshua Pettigrew '19
    01/28/2022 - Alum Joshua Pettigrew '19 explains how his new design innovates the insurance space. read more
  • Daniel Maloney LL.M. '20
    12/03/2021 - Alum Daniel Maloney shares his experience at Boyd, and what prompted him to pursue his LL.M. read more
  • Michael Higdon '01
    11/23/2021 - Dean Michael Higdon talks about being a member of the charter class at UNLV Boyd.  read more
  • Nicole Bastos '20
    11/12/2021 - 2020 graduate, Nicole Bastos shares her definition of success and how a brief pause can help re-evaluate what that may be.  read more
  • Judge Jasmin Lilly-Spells
    11/05/2021 - Jasmin Lilly-Spells is a judge for Department 23 of the Nevada 8th Judicial District Court. She assumed office on January 4, 2021. read more
  • Cristian Gonzalez Perez '21
    10/22/2021 - Cristian Gonzalez Perez talks about work life balance and the benefits of efficient time management since he's graduated law school. read more
  • Judge Sam Bateman
    10/15/2021 - What (and who) first brought Judge Bateman to Nevada, and what are his favorite things about living here even after 13 years?   read more
  • Scott Vivier '20
    10/08/2021 - The City of Henderson Fire Department Deputy Fire Chief and Boyd alum Scott Vivier explains how serving as a firefighter and practicing law are similar.  read more
  • Elva Castañeda '20
    10/01/2021 - 2020 alumna Elva Castañeda explains how even through a pandemic and endless Zoom meetings, deep relationships can be fostered.  read more
  • Anna Guida '20
    09/17/2021 - Anna Guida '20, Judicial Law Clerk to Nevada Supreme Court Justice Kristina Pickering, reveals how some really good advice from Yoda has helped her deal with professional feedback.  read more
  • Dylan Lawter '21
    09/10/2021 - Dylan Lawter, Law Clerk at Christensen James & Martin, shares how he fills his downtime with family and friends, along with the keys that allow him to push through difficult times. read more
  • Jazmine Thompson
    09/03/2021 - Jazmine Thompson, law clerk to the Honorable Ronald J. Israel of the Eighth Judicial District Court, shares what first drew her into the legal profession and her toughest career lesson (so far). read more
  • McKay Holley '21
    08/27/2021 - McKay Holley, Judicial Law Clerk, Western District of Missouri, tells us what he's been up to since graduation and how he knows he's not in Vegas anymore. read more
  • Paloma Guerrero '19
    05/14/2021 - Clark County Deputy Public Defender read more
  • Matt Morris '13
    05/07/2021 - Associate Attorney at Holland & Hart read more
  • Silvia Villanueva '14
    04/30/2021 - Partner at Adler & Villanueva read more
  • Rock Rocheleau '19
    04/23/2021 - Managing attorney at Right Lawyers read more
  • Jennifer Carr '06
    04/16/2021 - What brought you to Las Vegas (or another city)? and Tell me about your decision to attend Boyd School of Law. read more
  • Melissa Corral '14
    04/09/2021 - Staff Attorney at Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada read more
  • Steven J.T. Washington '15
    04/02/2021 - Associate Attorney at Littler read more