Attorney Profiles

Jeffrey D. Patterson 
Las Vegas, Nevada
phone (702) 436-2600
fax (702) 436-2650
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JEFFREY D. PATTERSON received his undergraduate degree (with honors) from the University of Michigan in 1978. He received his Juris Doctor degree from the University of San Diego School of Law in 1981 and was admitted to practice in the State of Nevada that year. From September 1981 to December 1982, he was a Nevada Deputy Attorney General. From January 1983 until the creation of this firm, he was an associate with the law firm of Smith, Goold & Kotchka working mainly in the fields of corporate, commercial real estate and bankruptcy law. As a director of Goold Patterson, he has continued his commercial real estate and corporate practice and also represents landlords and creditors in bankruptcy matters.

Areas of Practice:
Commercial Transactions
General Business Law
Commercial Real Estate
Bar Admissions:
Nevada, 1981
U.S. District Court District of Nevada, 1982
University of San Diego School of Law, San Diego, California, 1981

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1978
Honors: With Honors
Major:  Economics

Classes/Seminars Taught:
Nevada Eviction Law, National Business Institute, 1995 - 1997

Nevada Eviction Law, Lorman Education Services, 2000 - 2001

Commercial Real Estate Leases, Law Seminars International, 1996

Professional Associations and Memberships:
State Bar of Nevada, 1981 - Present

Past Employment Positions:
State of Nevada, Deputy Attorney General, 1981 - 1982

Smith, Goold & Kotchka, Associate

Pro Bono Activities:
Clark County Legal Services Mentor Program, 2000

High School Graduation Instinctive - Judge 2011 to present
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