Michaelle D Rafferty
  • Profile:  Mrs. Rafferty practices as a shareholder of the law firm, limiting her practice to the areas of estate planning, taxation, probate, and trust administration. Mrs. Rafferty practices and advises clients in all areas of complex and high net worth estate planning, with an additional focus on complex estate and trust administration, post mortem planning, and family dispute resolution in contested estate and trust proceedings.
  • Practice Areas:  Probate and Trust Law; Estate Planning; Taxation Law; Real Property Law; Commercial Law.
  • Education:  University of Arizona (B.S., 1989); McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific (J.D. with great distinction, 1993). Educational Honors: Phi Delta Phi; Traynor Honor Society; Order of the Coif; American Jurisprudence Award for Evidence & Bankruptcy; Top Trial Advocate Award, 1993; Best Comment Writer, 1992; Pacific Law Journal Board of Editors and Comment Editor.
  • Bar and Court Admissions:  All Nevada state courts; United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit; United States District Court for the District of Nevada.
  • Legal Affiliations:  State Bar of Nevada; Washoe County and American (Member, Sections on: Taxation; Real Property, Probate and Trust Law) Bar Associations; Washoe County Probate Bar Association (Executive Board); Estate Planning Council of Reno; Nevada Supreme Court’s Bench Bar Committee; Washoe County District Court Bench Bar Committee.
  • Published:  Author: “Graduates, Will We Stand and Join in Prayer?” 23 Pac. L.J. 1449 (1991).
  • Clerkship:  Law Clerk, Second Judicial District Court, Honorable Mills B. Lane, 1992-1993.
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  • Email:  mrafferty@mcllawfirm.com
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