Attorney Profiles

Kelly J. Brinkman 
Las Vegas, Nevada
phone (702) 436-2600
fax (702) 436-2650
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KELLY J. BRINKMAN received her undergraduate degree (BA in Social Ecology) from the University of California at Irvine in 1992 (with honors), and her Juris Doctor degree from McGeorge School of Law in 1997 (with distinction). While attending McGeorge, Ms. Brinkman served as the Managing Editor of The Transnational Lawyer and also clerked for the Honorable Burrell Gates, United States District Judge for the Eastern District of California.

Ms. Brinkman is admitted to practice in Nevada (1997) and California (1999). From May 1997 through April 1999, she was an associate attorney with Jolley Urga Wirth Woodbury & Standish where her practice was concentrated in the areas of commercial litigation, bankruptcy and employment law. From April 1999 through April 2004, Ms. Brinkman was an associate with the California law firm of Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis working mainly in the fields of bankruptcy and real estate.

As a director with Goold Patterson, Ms. Brinkman continues her commercial real estate and corporate practice and also represents landlords and creditors in bankruptcy matters. Ms. Brinkman is a frequent speaker at seminars relating to bankruptcy and commercial real estate issues.

Areas of Practice:
Commercial Real Estate & Financing
Condominium/Planned Community Development
Bankruptcy & Creditors' Rights
Commercial Transactions and Litigation
Bar Admissions:
Nevada, 1997
California, 1999
McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, Sacramento, California, 1997
Honors: With Distinction

University of California, Irvine, California, 1992
Honors: With Honors
Major:  Social Ecology

Classes/Seminars Taught:
Frequent Speaker, Bankruptcy and Commercial Landlord-Tenant Issues