Richard F. Scotti, served as a Clark County District Court Judge for six years, and recently retired from that position. Judge Scotti successfully managed a civil and criminal docket, and achieved the “Preeminent” rating by his peers – the highest rating possible in legal ability and ethical standards. He has held that distinction for 10 years in a row. His peers elected him twice to serve as one of the Governors of the State Bar of Nevada. Judge Scotti is also recognized as being in the top 1% of legal professionals by the American Bar Foundation.

As a lawyer in Clark County for 30 years, Judge Scotti obtained favorable results for hundreds of clients in both State and Federal Courts in these fields of law:

Administrative Law
Arbitration and Mediation
Business and Corporate Litigation
Complex Commercial Litigation
Constitutional law
Construction litigation
General Civil Litigation
Homeowners Associations
Landlord/Tenant Rights
Premises Liability
Products Liability
Real Estate Law

Judge Scotti has the experience, courage, and organizational skills to manage high-profile complex litigation. He served as one of the lead attorneys in the longest civil jury trial in the history of Nevada, involving over 100 parties.

Judge Scotti is a highly accomplished Mediator and Arbitrator. His experience includes 10 years as a Supreme Court-appointed Settlement Judge; 10 years as a Regional Chair and Arbitrator for the Nevada State Bar Fee Dispute Program; a Supreme Court-appointed Foreclosure Mediator; and a Coordinator and Settlement Judge for the District Court Mandatory Settlement Conference Program. He can help you save enormous time and money by promoting non-judicial resolution of disputes.

A leader in the community, Judge Scotti is eager to help protect your rights.