Kyle K. Morishita

Kyle K. Morishita

De Castroverde Law Group
  • Personal Injury, Products Liability, Immigration Law ...
  • Nevada
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Kyle is an attorney at De Castroverde Law Group, which specializes in personal injury, criminal, and immigration law. Kyle received Super Lawyers' Rising Stars selection and Martindale-Hubbell's highest honors, the AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating and Platinum Client Champion Award.

Kyle was born in Boston and raised in Oakland. During World War II, the U.S. government detained his U.S. citizen grandparents because of their Japanese ancestry. Learning about this history inspired Kyle to protect immigrants’ rights.

Kyle interned for U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer and the U.S. Air Force. He also clerked in Denver for the Honorable Kristin L. Mix of the U.S. District Court.

In his legal practice, Kyle applies principles he learned from Vipassana meditation, yoga, and coaching basketball. Outside of work, he serves on the Board of Directors for the Immigration Law Clinic Alumni Council and Las Vegas Buddhist Sangha.

University of California - Davis
B.A. | Sociology
Activities: Intern, Office of U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer; Law Librarian's Assistant, Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein; Continuation School Outreach Intern, Associated Students of the University of California, Davis; Head Basketball Coach, Northern California Church League
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University of California, Davis, School of Law
J.D. | Public Service Law Program Certificate, Pro Bono Program Certificate
Honors: Member, The Order of Barristers; First Place, Frances Carr Mock Trial Competition; First Place Oral Advocate, Intra-School Moot Court Competition
Activities: Interview Editor, UC Davis Business Law Journal; Vice Chair, Moot Court Board; Judge Recruitment Chair, Trial Practice Honors Board; Executive Board Member, Coalition for Diversity; Research Assistant, Professor Bill Ong Hing; Law Clerk, Immigration Law Clinic
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Professional Experience
De Castroverde Law Group
- Current
De Castroverde Law Group specializes in personal injury, criminal, and immigration law. Las Vegas Review-Journal awarded De Castroverde Law Group in the categories for Best Defense Lawyer and Best Immigration Lawyer.
Law Clerk
U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
Legal Extern
U.S. Air Force Judge Advocate General's Corps
Summer Law Clerk
Cotchett, Pitre & McCarthy, LLP
Articles & Publications
Post-DACA and the American Dream
Northern Nevada Business Weekly
Surviving Tough Times
UC Davis Business Law Journal
Speaking Engagements
Destination Law School
Bar Association of San Francisco
AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating
AV Preeminent is Martindale-Hubbell’s highest rating for professional excellence in legal ability and ethical standards.
Platinum Client Champion Award
Platinum is Martindale-Hubbell’s top award for client satisfaction.
Rising Star
Super Lawyers
Rising Stars honors a maximum of 2.5 percent of attorneys per state for peer recognition and professional achievements.
10.0 Rating
10.0 is Avvo’s highest rating for legal experience and professional achievements.
Clients' Choice Award
The Clients’ Choice Award honors attorneys for client satisfaction.
The Order of Barristers
The Order of Barristers is a national honor society, which recognizes law students for oral advocacy and brief writing skills.
Outstanding Community Service Award
California Rural Legal Assistance Foundation, Inc.
CRLAF, Inc. awards attorneys for providing community and pro bono services, Outstanding Community Service Award.
Professional Associations
Las Vegas Asian Chamber of Commerce
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Immigration Law Clinic Alumni Council
Board of Directors
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The Howard D. McKibben American Inn of Court
Executive Committee
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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United States District Court for the District of Nevada
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  • Credit Cards Accepted
Practice Areas
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Immigration Law
  • Traffic Tickets
  • English: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Super Lawyers Profile
Contact & Map
De Castroverde Law Group
1149 S. Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89104
Tivioli Office
410 S. Rampart Boulevard
Suite 480
Las Vegas, NV 89145
Reno Office
5470 Kietzke Lane
Suite 300
Reno, NV 89511