Jonathan K. Nelson
Following his 2012 admission to the Nevada State Bar, Jonathan felt that he wanted to pursue a career in the private practice of law. Thereafter, he began practicing in Las Vegas and Pahrump. He soon realized that there was a substantial need for a high-quality law firm with reasonable prices and a dedication to customer service. It was at that realization that Jonathan opened JK Nelson Law, with the goal of providing great legal representation to the communities of Las Vegas, Pahrump, and Tonopah. Since opening JK Nelson Law, Jonathan has seen the firm expand to two offices to better serve Las Vegas and Pahrump. He remains licensed in Nevada and Michigan as well as the Federal Courts for the District of Nevada.
Additionally, he was selected to serve as the Official Legal Counsel of the Pahrump Valley Chamber of Commerce and was named Top 40 Under 40 by the National Trial Lawyers as well Legal Elite in 2017. In 2018, Jonathan was named myVegas‘ Top 100 Lawyers.
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Attorney at Law
Chris graduated with honors while earning his Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV). He then went on to William S. Boyd School of Law at UNLV, where he remained very involved in the community, working to provide free legal information to local Nevadans through the school’s community service program. He participated in various organizations including Sports and Entertainment Law Association, Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, Intellectual Property Law Society, and received the CALI Award for Intellectual Property in 2012. Prior to joining JK Nelson Law in 2016, Chris worked as a Judicial Law Clerk for the Fifth Judicial District Court. As a native Nevadan, Christopher enjoys cheering on the local Las Vegas teams, hiking in Red Rock park, and participating in dog shows with his Doberman Pinscher.
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