Audrey J. Beeson

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Of Counsel
Owner – Audrey Beeson, Esq. PLLC since September 1, 2011
Location:
Las Vegas, Nevada
Phone:
702-517-5687
866-470-8526
Fax:
702-364-1603
Email:
The National Advocates

 Audrey J. Beeson has been a resident of Nevada since 1996, obtaining her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science from the University of Nevada Las Vegas in 2004 and her Juris Doctor from the William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada Las Vegas in 2007. Audrey's family law experience began in 2006 while serving as a law clerk for a local family law firm. Audrey also completed an externship at UNLV's General Counsel's Office during her last year of law school. Since obtaining her license in 2007, Audrey has focused her practice in Family Law and the wide spectrum of areas that Family Law entails. Audrey is committed to the Las Vegas community. In an effort to help the troubled youth of Las Vegas, Audrey began serving as a Truancy Diversion Program (TDP) Judge in January, 2011 in order to help children focus on their education and engage in the learning process. In the Fall of 2011 Audrey agreed to serve as the first elementary school TDP Judge in North Las Vegas as part of a pilot program. Audrey joined The Law Offices of Frank J. Toti Esquire in March, 2012 as Of Counsel and is a valuable asset to the firm.

  • Family Law Specialist
  • Mediator

Areas of Practice

  • Divorce
  • Paternity, Custody Visitation and Child Support
  • Domestic Violence & Neglect
  • Termination of Parental Rights and Adoption
  • Name Change, Adult and Minor
  • Prenuptial Agreements , Post Nuptial Agreements, Cohabitation Agreements
  • Guardianships, Adult and Minor
  • Simple Wills, Living Wills and Durable Power of Attorney

Litigation Percentage

  • 60% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Board Certified Family Law Specialist, 2015

Bar Admissions

  • Nevada, 2007
  • U.S. District Court District of Nevada, 2007

Education

  • William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Nevada
    • J.D. - May, 2007
    • Honors: Gaming Law Society Member
    • Honors: Organization for Women Law Students Member
    • Honors: Sports and Entertainment Law Association Member
    • Honors: Community Service, Bankruptcy Law
  • Pepperdine University School of Law, Malibu, California
    • LL.M. - May, 2017
    • Honors: CALI Award
  • University of Nevada Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada
    • B.A. - May, 2004
    • Honors: Golden Key International Honor Society Member
    • Honors: National Society of Collegiate Scholars Member
    • Major: Political Science

Published Works

  • Arbitration. A Promising Avenue for Resolving Family Law, Pepperdine Dispute Resolution Journal, Volume 18, 2018
  • Understanding the Benefits of Arbitration in the Family, NFLR, Winter, 2017
  • Determining a Child’s Best Interest Without the Child?, NFLR, Summer, 2017

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Nevada, LGBT Section Member, Transitioning into Practice (TIP) Mentor, 2007 - Present
  • Family Law Section, State Bar of Nevada, 2007 - Present
  • American Bar Association, Family Law Section, Dispute Resolution Section , 2011 - Present
  • Family Law Section, American Bar Association, 2011 - Present
  • Family Law Committee, American Bar Association, 2011 - 2012
  • Bench Bar Committee, Eighth Judicial District Court, Family Division, 2014 - Present
  • Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section, American Bar Association, 2014 - Present
  • The National Advocates Top 100 Lawyers, 2014 - Present
  • Eighth Judicial District Court, Family Division, Outsource Mediation Committee, Bench Bar Committee Member
  • Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, 2017 - Present
  • The National Academy of Family Law Attorneys

Past Employment Positions

  • Rainey Devine, & Attorney at Law, Senior Associate, 2011 - 2012
  • Webster & Associates, Law Clerk and Associate, 2006 - 2011
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Office of General Counsel, Law Student Extern, January 1, 2007 - May 1, 2017

Pro Bono Activities

  • Truancy Diversion Program Judge, 2011 - Present
  • Eighth Judicial District Court, Dept. P GAL
  • Eighth Judicial District Court, Dept. S GAL , 2016 - 2017
  • Legal Aid of Southern Nevada CAP Attorney , 2015 - 2016
  • Eighth Judicial District Court, Family Division- Truancy Diversion Program Judge , 2011 - 2015