Emily McFarling

Emily McFarling: Attorney with McFarling Law Group

Biography

Emily opened a solo law practice in Las Vegas in 2003 with the primary focus of family law. Since that time Emily has worked diligently to establish a reputation as a knowledgeable and aggressive attorney, gaining the respect of both her peers as well as Judges. Emily has grown her practice over the years and in 2010 gained the credential of Certified Family Law Specialist by the State Bar of Nevada. This is the top Family Law credential an attorney can obtain in Nevada. Emily is a fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and officer of the Nevada Chapter, fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers and an AV Preeminent Rated Attorney by Martindale Hubbell. Emily is a certified parenting coordinator and mediator, although her primary focus is litigating complex and/or contested divorce and child custody matters in southern Nevada and Nevada family law appeals. She is particularly knowledgeable in handling complex property division and financial issues, international child custody issues, parental kidnapping, and high conflict child custody cases.Prior to becoming an attorney, Emily worked for three years at the Tobacco Control Resource Center and Tobacco Products Liability Project in Boston, Massachusetts doing research projects on legal issues relating to tobacco. Emily has worked for the New Hampshire Department of Justice Consumer Protection Division and three law firms in Massachusetts in the areas of family law, tobacco and other toxic tort litigation, real estate, business transactions and estate planning. Emily writes children’s books for children going through family law issues and operates a publishing company for children’s books. While her practice is focused in southern Nevada, Emily is also licensed to practice in the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, United States Supreme Court, United States District Court – District of Nevada, as well as all state courts in Arizona and California.

Nevada Certified Family Law Specialist

Areas of Practice (17)

  • Alimony
  • Annulment
  • Divorce
  • Post Divorce Modification
  • Premarital Agreements
  • Postnuptial Agreements
  • Spousal Support
  • Child Custody
  • Family Law
  • Child Abduction
  • International Child Abduction
  • International Child Custody
  • International Family Law
  • Interstate Child Custody
  • Interstate Support
  • Parental Kidnapping
  • Appellate Practice

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
702-583-6639  Phone
702-565-4335  Phone
702-732-9385  Fax
www.mcfarlinglaw.com
University Attended:
University of Missouri, Columbia, A.B., Sociology, 1998; University of Missouri, Columbia, A.B., Psychology, 1998
Law School Attended:
Northeastern University School of Law, J.D., 2002
Year of First Admission:
2003
Admission:
2004, U.S. District Court, District of Nevada; 2003, California; 2016, United States Supreme Court; 2003, Nevada; 2006, Arizona; 2014, U.S Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
Memberships:
American Association of Matrimonial Lawyers, International Association of Matrimonial Lawyers, State Bar of Nevada; State Bar of California; State Bar of Arizona; Clark County and American Bar Associations; Nevada Justice Association; American Association for Justice; American Inn of Court.
Reported Cases:
Ogawa v. Ogawa
Druckman v. Ruscitti
Bluestein v. Bluestein
Davis v. Ewalfo
Certifications:
( Nevada Certified Family Law Specialist )
ISLN:
917607149
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and Other
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

  • 4.4/5.0 (46 reviews)
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.4/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.4/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.3/5.0
  • Communication

    4.3/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.4/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Associate on 06/19/13 in Family Law

    Emily McFarling is an excellent family law attorney. She is very knowledgeable of the law and ensures that her clients get the best representation. I would highly recommend her to anyone.

    Emily McFarling is an excellent family law attorney. She is very knowledgeable of the law and ensures that her clients get the best representation. I would highly recommend her to anyone. Read less

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Managing Partner on 06/07/13 in Family Law

    Emily is an excellent attorney that exemplifies the highest standards of ethical practice. She is knowledgeable in her field and has the ability to advocate for her client's position at a very high level. Emily is a perfect example of what other fa... Read more

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    Emily is an excellent attorney that exemplifies the highest standards of ethical practice. She is knowledgeable in her field and has the ability to advocate for her client's position at a very high level. Emily is a perfect example of what other family law attorney's in Nevada should aspire to be. Read less

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Client Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 (5 reviews)
  • 100% (5 recommendations)
  • Silver Client Champion
  • Communication

    5.0/5.0
  • Responsiveness

    5.0/5.0
  • Quality of Service

    5.0/5.0
  • Value for Money

    5.0/5.0
  • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 06/30/13 in Family Law.

    This was my first time at hiring a lawyer and was a pleasant experience. Everyone at the office was very helpful and friendly, they answered all my questions when I called and got back to my emails quickly.{newline}I never meet anyone at the office I... Read more

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    This was my first time at hiring a lawyer and was a pleasant experience. Everyone at the office was very helpful and friendly, they answered all my questions when I called and got back to my emails quickly.{newline}I never meet anyone at the office I had moved out of state and did every thing over the phone and emails. I would highly recommend them. Read less

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  • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 06/27/13 in Contracts.

    Thank you for the expert legal defense you provided our small business over the past 5 years as we found ourselves the target of a lawsuit from a large corporation. Your knowledge, advice and recommendations were instrumental to the settlement that w... Read more

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    Thank you for the expert legal defense you provided our small business over the past 5 years as we found ourselves the target of a lawsuit from a large corporation. Your knowledge, advice and recommendations were instrumental to the settlement that was ultimately negotiated; and, the results were better than we could have hoped for. Read less

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