Jennifer Micheli practices in the areas of complex civil litigation for torts and products liability, general civil litigation, premise liability, catastrophic injury, insurance defense and insurance law.
Prior to joining Kolesar & Leatham, Ms. Micheli served as in-house legal counsel for an international insurance company. As a staff-counsel attorney, Ms. Micheli represented insureds in third party personal injury and wrongful death cases and first party cases involving personal injury and bad faith allegations. Ms. Micheli has served as primary trial counsel and obtained favorable verdicts in jury trials in both State and Federal Courts in Nevada.
During the course of her career, Ms. Micheli has also represented professionals in malpractice cases and civil conspiracy RICO actions.
Ms. Micheli received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science, summa cum laude, in 2005 from Syracuse University in upstate New York. Thereafter, she returned to her hometown of Las Vegas, Nevada where she attended the University of Nevada, Las Vegas’ William S. Boyd School of Law and graduated cum laude with her Juris Doctorate. During law school, Ms. Micheli served as an extern to the Honorable Judge Joseph T. Bonaventure, Sr. of the Eighth Judicial District Court, the Honorable Judge Nancy C. Oesterle of the Las Vegas Justice Court, and the Clark County Public Defender’s Office.
- Member, State Bar of Nevada
- Admitted to Practice, United States District Court in Nevada
- Admitted to Practice, Nevada Supreme Court