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Elliot Anderson is a member of the Litigation Practice in Greenberg Traurig's Las Vegas office. He has been involved with cases in many areas of law, including consumer bankruptcy, complex commercial litigation, criminal law, general civil law, HOA superpriority litigation, and post-conviction collateral review. Elliot served the public as an Assemblyman in the Nevada Legislature from 2010-2018, and before that time, on active duty in the United States Marine Corps from 2001-2005.

Elliot has clerked at both the Nevada Supreme Court and at the Eighth Judicial District Court of Nevada, which primarily handled business matters.

Capabilities

Experience

  • Law Clerk, Clark County District Attorney’s Office, 2018-2019
  • Assemblyman, Nevada Legislature, 2010-2018
  • Foreclosure Clerk, Legal Aid Center for Southern Nevada, 2013-2014
  • Served, United States Marine Corps, Machine-gunner 2001-2005
  • Student Attorney, Clark County District Attorney’s Office, 2015
  • Law Clerk, City of Henderson, 2015
  • Legislative Intern, Nevada State Legislature, 2009

Recognition & Leadership

  • Named, The Council of State Governments, Toll Fellow, 2015
  • Recipient, Nevada Assembly Committee on Taxation, Rising Star Award, 2009
  • Listed, Las Vegas CityLife, “Local Heroes List,” 2007
  • Recipient, United States Marine Corps, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Combat Action Ribbon, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal, Rifle Expert Badge, Sea Service Deployment Ribbon (third award), 2001-2005
  • “Making the Law” Judge, William S. Boyd School of Law Policy & Legislation Society, 2020-2021
  • Mock Trial Judge, Nevada Justice Association 2019-Present
  • Mock Trial Judge, State Bar of Nevada 2018-Present
  • Observer, Uniform Law Commission Tort Law Relating to Drones Committee, 2018
  • We the People Judge, Nevada Center for Civic Engagement, 2015-Present

Credentials

Education
  • J.D., cum laude, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law, 2015
  • B.A., magna cum laude, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 2009
Clerkships
  • Hon. Kristina Pickering, Nevada Supreme Court, 2019-2021
  • Hon. Kathleen Delaney, Eighth Judicial District Court of Nevada, 2017-2018
Admissions
  • Nevada
  • Utah