Whitney Jay Selert: Lawyer with Fisher & Phillips LLP

Whitney Jay Selert

Of Counsel
Las Vegas,  NV  U.S.A.
Phone(702) 862-3810

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Practice Areas

  • Labor and Employment
  • Administrative Litigation
  • Appeals
  • Breach of Employment Contracts
  • Non-Competition and Trade Secrets Agreements
  • Employment Agreements
  • Employment Discrimination and Related Litigation
  • Labor Arbitration
  • Labor Law
University Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, B.A., magna cum laude, 1991
Law SchoolUniversity of California at Davis School of Law, Davis, CA, J.D., 1994
Admitted1994, Nevada; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit; U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada; U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee; Supreme Court of Nevada

Professional Activities

American Bar Association
Association of Defense Counsel, Northern California and Nevada
Defense Research Institute
Military Intelligence Interrogator and Arabic Linguist, Army - 1985-1989


Whit Selert is a Senior Of Counsel member in our dynamic Las Vegas office, which sees some of the most interesting and complicated cases in the Country.

Whit specializes in helping private and public entities throughout Nevada successfully navigate the complex rules, regulations and laws governing the labor/employment relationship and is valued by our clients for his ability to quickly and efficiently identify and troubleshoot problems when possible and his effective defense advocacy when necessary.

In addition to representing employers in administrative hearings, Whit also has extensive litigation experience in both State and Federal Courts and regularly arbitrates on behalf of private and public entities pursuant to State and Federal Labor Laws.


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May 14, 2014


Board of Directors, American Youth Literacy Foundation

Reported CasesReported Cases; Caesar's Palace adv. Culinary Workers Local 226, 132 LA 786 (Arb. June 2013); Nye County adv. Nye County Law Enforcement Association, 129 LA 1066 (Arb. Sept. 2011); Nichols v. Byrd, 435 F. Supp. 2d 1101 (D. Nev. 2006); Mack v. Ashlock, 112 Nev. 1062, 921 P.2d 1258 (1996)

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Whitney Jay Selert

300 S. Fourth Street
Las VegasNV 89101-6000


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