Successful Appellate Cases

Steve has also handled over fifteen appeals to the Nevada Supreme Court and Ninth Circuit Court, including Dietrich v. Sparks Nugget, 548 F.3d 892 (2008), Old Republic Ins. Co. v. Jensen, Griffin, 402 F.3d 876 (9th Cir. 2005), 276 F.Supp.2d 1097 (D.Nev. 2003) (Aviation, Insurance Coverage); Kennedy v. Hertz Equipment Rental, 121 Nev., Advance Opinion __, No. 43384, (2005) (Joinder); Dahya v. Dist. Ct., 117 Nev. 208, 19 P.3d 239 (2001) (Jurisdiction/Service of process, treaties); Kirkpatrick v. Temme, 98 Nev. 523, 654 P.2d 1011 (1982)(Construction Contracts); Villa v. NN Investors Life Insurance Co. Inc., 914 F.2d 265, 1990 WL 131830 (9th Cir. 1990) (Insurance Bad Faith); Rabbe v. Maddex, 103 Nev. 817, 809 P.2d 45 (1987) (Receivers); Royal Insurance v. Eagle Valley Construction, Inc., 110 Nev. 119, 867 P.2d 1146 (1994) (Costs/Jurisdictional Amount); Judson v. Camelot Food Inc., 104 Nev. 324, 756 P.2d 1198 (1988) (Res Ipsa Loquitur); Levinson v. Second Judicial District Court, and Real Party in Interest Wister, 103 Nev. 404, 742 P.2d 1024 (1987) (Jurisdiction).