Thomas J. Tanksley, Ltd.

Thomas J. Tanksley

Thomas J. Tanksley, Ltd.

10161 Park Run Dr. Ste #150

Las Vegas, NV 89145

Phone (702) 382-1700

Fax (702) 341-1144


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University of Arizona College of Law
Juris Doctor, cum laude, 1982
Writer and Editor, Arizona Law Review, 1979-82
California State University, Northridge, BA Political Science cum laude 1972

Admitted to Practice:

United States Supreme Court
United States Federal Circuit Court of Appeals
Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
United States District Court for Nevada
Nevada State Courts
Nevada Gaming Commission

Alternative Dispute Resolution Experience & Training:
Mediator for Nevada Supreme Court Settlement Judge Program 2000 to Present
Harvard Law School One-Week Course: "Mediation Workshop"
Pepperdine University Law School: Six-day Course on "Mediating the Litigated Case"
Neighborhood Justice Center, Clark County: Lengthy mediation training program
Other training pertaining to Nevada Supreme Court settlement Judge Program and  Court-Annexed Arbitration Program

Professional Memberships:
Nevada American Inns of Court
Former active member of Toastmasters Int'l for over 10 years

Military Service:
Lieutenant, United States Navy 1972-1978
Graduate: Aviation Officers Candidate School
Graduate: United States Navy pilot training for single engine airplanes, helicopters and advanced helicopters (Aviation Ratings received: Commercial, Instrument, Instructor)