Las Vegas Criminal Attorney | Nevada

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Name:Cal Johnson Potter
Status:In Good Standing
Practice In:Criminal, Car Accident, Slip & Fall Accident, Personal Injury, Civil Rights, Potter Law Offices
Law School:James Rogers School of Law, University of Arizona, Juris Doctorate, 06/1978
Location:1125 Shadow Lane
Potter Law Offices
Las Vegas, NV 89102

Phone:800-803-3990
Fax: 702-385-9081
www.potterlawoffices.com
 
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Introduction:

Cal Potter is an AV rated attorney who has practiced in Las Vegas, Nevada for over 30 years.  He has successfully represented people charged with crimes in the State and Federal Courts in Nevada, California and Arizona.  He argued a Death Penalty case in the United States Supreme Court in Washington, D.C. and obtained a not guilty verdict on a self-defense affirmative defense for a man that shot an unarmed man.  Mr. Potter has also obtained a not guilty verdict on a 20 kilo hand to hand sale of cocaine on an entrapment defense. He has also won
trials and dismissals on charges of Attempted Murder, Robbery, Burglary, Domestic Violence,Coercion, Distribution of Narcotics, DUI, Bad-Checks(Casino Markers)and Pandering.
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Education:
SchoolDegreeMajorGraduation
James Rogers School of Law, University of ArizonaJuris Doctorate Law School06/1978  
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyer CollegeRanch HandTrial Work2009  
Hastings College of LawCollege of Advocacy19801980  
Experience:
PositionOrganizationLocationDuration
Tribal JudgeLas Vegas PaiuteLas Vegas Nevada2010-Present  
Admissions:
State / CourtDate
Nevada1978
United States Supreme Court1990
Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals1982
United States District Court-Nevada1978
United States District Court-Los Angeles1982
United States District Court-San Francisco2008
United States District Court-Arizona2007
United States District Court-Brooklyn, NY2009
Associations:
Founding President of the Nevada Attorneys for Criminal Justice
President of Nevada Trial Lawyers Association
Presidnet of the Nevada Appellate and Post-Conviction Project
Lawyer's Representative to the Ninth Circuity Court of Appeals
Sustaining Member of the NACDL
Sustaining Member of NJA
Member of the Belli Society
Publications:
Editor of the NTLA Newletter 2000-2002
"Who will answer the Call;" Nevada Lawyer
"Markers in Nevada" NACJ
People's Law School, 2002,2004,2006 &2008.
Cases:
Godinez v. Moran, U.S. Supreme Court
U.S. v. Curtin, Ninth Circuit, En Banc
Honors & Awards:
NACJ; President's Award
NTLA; Badger Award
Other Locations:
Of Counsel with the Scarlett Law Group, San Francisco, California
Schedule:
        
Monday–Friday, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and at other times by appointment.
Service Type:Private