Jeanette E. McPherson



The Best Lawyers in America (2009—); Mountain States Super Lawyers (2009—); Top 40 Women Mountain States Super Lawyers (2007—); Southern Nevada Association of Bankruptcy Attorneys, Executive Committee (2000 - 2003); Contributing Editor, Norton Annual Survey of Bankruptcy Law (1993-2011); Judicial Law Clerk to the Hon. Thomas F. Waldron, United States Bankruptcy Court (1990-1995); Extern to the Hon. R. Guy Cole, United States Bankruptcy Court, (1989-1990); Contributing Editor and Publications Committee Member for the State Bar Of Nevada, Nevada Lawyer (1998); Honorary Chairman, State Business Advisory Counsel (2003); Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers for Schwartzer & McPherson Law Firm (2006—); Author, "Prepetition Settlement Agreement Extinguishes Nondischargeable Claim" (Norton Bankruptcy Law Advisor, June 2002); Author, "Striking Out On Your Own" (Communiqué, 2002); Author, "Basics of the Automatic Stay" (Nevada Lawyer, August 2004); Author, "The Anti-Discrimination Provision Does Not Apply To Private Employers Who Deny Employment Based Upon Bankruptcy Status" (Norton Journal of Bankruptcy Law & Practice, volume 20, issue 6, December 2011); Author, "Meeting The Eligibility Requirements For Chapter 13" (National Association of Chapter Thirteen Trustees, December 2009); Speaker, "Bankruptcy Remedies" (The Seminar Group, 2003); Speaker, "Bankruptcy Strategies To Attempt To Minimize The Impact On Creditors" (CLE International, 2000); Speaker, "Steps To Be Taken Upon Learning Of A Bankruptcy For Gaming Entities" (Credit Management Association, Gaming Suppliers Seminar, February 2011); Speaker, "Steps To Be Taken Upon Learning Of A Bankruptcy For Creditors" (Credit Management Association, Bankruptcy Basics, August 2011); AV Preeminent 5.0. out of 5 rating from Martindale-Hubbell; Client rating of Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 from Martindale-Hubbell.

(Certified in Business Bankruptcy Law by the American Board of Certification)

Areas of Practice (57)

  • Bankruptcy
  • Insolvency
  • Business Reorganization
  • Creditors Rights
  • Civil Litigation
  • Asset Protection
  • Bankruptcy Arbitration
  • Bankruptcy Chapter 7
  • Bankruptcy Chapter 11
  • Bankruptcy Chapter 12
  • Bankruptcy Chapter 13
  • Bankruptcy Collections
  • Bankruptcy Fraud
  • Bankruptcy Litigation
  • Bankruptcy Mediation
  • Bankruptcy Reorganization
  • Bankruptcy Trustees Rights
  • Commercial Bankruptcy
  • Commercial Foreclosure
  • Commercial Insolvency
  • Commercial Recovery
  • Commercial Workouts
  • Consumer Bankruptcy
  • Creditor Bankruptcy
  • Debt Relief
  • Debtor Bankruptcy
  • Foreclosures
  • Fraudulent Conveyance
  • International Insolvency
  • Liquidations
  • Out of Court Debt Restructuring
  • Personal Bankruptcy
  • Pre-Bankruptcy Workouts
  • Receivership
  • Repossessions
  • Workouts
  • International Bankruptcy
  • Collections
  • Commercial Collections
  • Garnishments
  • Post Judgment Collections
  • Professional Collections
  • Retail Collections
  • Secured Collections
  • Unsecured Collections
  • Debtor and Creditor
  • Creditors Rights in Bankruptcy
  • Debtor and Creditor Collections
  • Debtor and Creditor Remedies
  • Debtor and Creditor Reorganization
  • Debtor and Creditor Rights
  • Debtor and Creditor Workouts
  • Debtors Rights
  • Secured Creditors Rights
  • Unsecured Creditors Rights
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Commercial Mediation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(702) 228-7590  Phone
(702) 892-0122  Fax
University Attended:
Capital University, B.A., 1987
Law School Attended:
Capital University, J.D., 1990
Year of First admission:
1995, U.S. District Court, District of Nevada; 1990, Ohio (inactive) and U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio; 1998, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 1994, Nevada
American Bar Association; American Bankruptcy Institute; State Bar of Nevada; Clark County Bar Association.
( Certified in Business Bankruptcy Law by the American Board of Certification )
Payment Information:
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  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Peer Reviews

    Client Reviews

    • 5.0/5.0 (1 review)
    • 100% (1 recommendation)
    • Communication

    • Responsiveness

    • Quality of Service

    • Value for Money

    • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 12/04/10 in Bankruptcy.

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