David Z. Chesnoff



Speaker: Nevada State Bar Association, Pretrial Motion Practice in Criminal Cases; Advance Criminal Law Seminar, Aspen, Colorado; Bergen Forum, Alfred University; Dick Cavett Show, CNBC Television; Charlie Rose Show; California Attorneys for Criminal Justice Seminar; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Seminars; Las Vegas/Clark County Public Defenders on Cross Examination; Clark County Bar; Arizona Federal Judiciary Conference. Advisor, Administration of Justices Sub-Committee, Mandatory Drug Sentencing Statutes and Substantial Assistance Statute. Featured on Arts and Entertainment's "American Justice" and "City Confidential". ABC Legal Consultant. Professor, National College for Criminal Defense, Mercer Law School, Macon, Georgia. Member, Nevada Representative to National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Strike Force, 1983-1984.

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Criminal Defense
  • Civil Trial

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
702-577-3997  Phone
702-598-1425  Fax
University Attended:
Alfred University, B.A., cum laude, 1976
Law School Attended:
Suffolk University Law School, J.D., 1979
Year of First admission:
1979, Texas and U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas; 1981, Nevada and U.S. District Court, District of Nevada; 1988, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan; 1989, U.S. District Court, District of Montana; 1997, U.S. District Court, District of Arizona; U.S. District Court, Southern, Central and Northern Districts of California; U.S. District Court, District of Alabama; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky; U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts; U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey; U.S. District Court, District of New Mexico; U.S. District Court, District of Utah; U.S. District Court, District of Vermont; U.S. Court of Appeals, First, Second, Third, Fifth, Sixth, Eighth, Ninth, Tenth and Eleventh Circuits; 1988, U.S. Supreme Court
Clark County Bar Association; State Bar of Nevada; State Bar of Texas; Nevada Trial Lawyers Association; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (Vice Chair, Continuing Legal Education Committee, 1991-1992; Member, Lawyers Assistance Strike Force, 1993; Board of Directors, 1997—; Sustaining Member); The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; American Board of Criminal Lawyers; America Inns of Court.
Birth Information:
Paterson, New Jersey, May 13, 1955
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