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Malcolm LaVergne

Citizens for Justice
Contact: 702.448.7981
Experience:
Law School: Cornell University
Jurisdictions: Nevada
New York
Texas

OVERVIEW

About Malcolm LaVergne
A Firm Defined by Excellence and Experience.

Many situations in life, such as going through a divorce or litigating business disputes, should never be faced without a lawyer. An experienced attorney can serve as a much-needed guide to help you navigate past these difficult issues. At The LaVergne Law Group, we pride ourselves on using our years of legal experience to protect our clients' interests through all stages of a legal matter. For well over a decade, attorney Malcolm LaVergne has assisted clients throughout Nevada, New York and Texas with legal issues related to topics such as:

Family law
Divorce
Business litigation
Administrative law
Appeals
Criminal defense
High risk personal injury
General civil litigation

Our practice combines cutting-edge legal services with our passion for the law and a fierce dedication to our clients.

Individual Attention and Advice Designed Just for You

We provide both the powerful representation that you expect from a large firm and the individualized attention that a small firm can offer. Every client receives Malcolm LaVergne's direct phone number, so that he or she can always speak to Mr. LaVergne in his or her time of need. We do not take a one-size-fits-all approach to the law — the advice and representation you receive will be tailored to the unique circumstances of your case.

What remains the same for all of our clients is our dedication to keeping our fees as reasonable as possible. Whether a case involves divorce, working on a high-profile appeal, or assisting clients with legal needs in other areas of the law, our well-honed legal skills allow us to handle negotiation and legal matters efficiently. By conducting careful planning, we are able to eliminate many of the surprises that can arise in a case and cause fees to spiral out of control.
Directory Practice Areas
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Business Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Landlord Tenant
  • Divorce
Additional Practice Areas
  • Car Accidents; Slip and Fall; Serious Physical Injuries
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
  • Free Consultation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Nevada
New York
Texas
Languages
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Professional Experience
Contributor, Citizens for Justice
-Current
Perhaps your most valuable member service, Citizens For Justice is NJA’s Political Action Committee (PAC) and the agent responsible for all NJA legislative action. CFJ was formed in 1977 to represent the Nevada lawyer at the state legislature. We've been there ever since, writing good statute, and defending you and your clients' rights. Funded by individual member contributions (not from member dues) CFJ monitors and actively participates in the legislative process from interviewing candidates to lobbying in Carson City. CFJ’s legislative work is limited to the Nevada State Assembly and Senate. CFJ does not endorse candidates.
Member, Nevada Justice Association
-Current
The Nevada Justice Association is an organization of independent lawyers who represent consumers and share the common goal of improving the civil justice system. NJA is a non-profit educational organization whose charter strives towards three primary goals: To continually provide its membership with up-to-date knowledge and information through continuing legal education programs and Nevada specific publications. To monitor the legislative session in order to ensure that Nevadans' access to the courts is not diminished. To educate the public regarding their individual rights and responsibilities as citizens.
Secretary, Las Vegas Chapter of the National Bar Association
-Current
The Las Vegas Chapter of the National Bar Association (LVNBA) was originally incorporated in 1981 and reincorporated in 2005. Over the years, the LVNBA has grown from a small group of fourteen trailblazing attorneys and judges to a large and vibrant organization. The National Bar Association (National Bar) was founded in 1925 when there were fewer than 1,000 African-American lawyers in the nation, and less than 120 belonged to the (National Bar). By 1945, there were nearly 250 members representing 25% of the African-American members of the bar. Over the past 75 years, the National Bar has grown enormously in size and influence. When the LVNBA was founded in 1981, there were fewer than 20 African-American attorneys in state of Nevada. Currently in Nevada, circa 125-150 African-American attorneys comprise approximately 1% of the membership of the State Bar of Nevada. Since its founding, the LVNBA has grown in size and influence and LVNBA members own their own law firms, are partners and associates at small, medium, and large size firms throughout Clark County, are students and law professors at community colleges and the University of Nevada, pursue justice for clients as prosecutors and public defenders, serve in the Nevada Legislature, are members of the Nevada judiciary, and represent cities, counties, the Attorney General’s Office, and the Department of Justice.
Member, State Bar of Texas
-Current
The mission of the State Bar of Texas is to support the administration of the legal system, assure all citizens equal access to justice, foster high standards of ethical conduct for lawyers, enable its members to better serve their clients and the public, educate the public about the rule of law and promote diversity in the administration of justice and the practice of law.
Education
Cornell UniversityJ.D. (2000)Law
Activities: Editor, Moot Court Board. Black Law Students Association.
Stephen F. Austin State UniversityB.A.Political Science and English
Honors: Highest Ranking Senior Award.
Activities: Moot Court Team. Pre Law Club.
Professional Associations
Member, Las Vegas National Bar Association
-Current
Member, State Bar of Nevada
-Current
Member, State Bar of Texas
-Current

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1212 South Casino Center Boulevard
Las Vegas, NV 89104
USA
Telephone: 702.448.7981