Legal research and analysis.
Brief writing for motions practice and appellate courts.
Photography, reading, fiction writing, word and logic puzzles, travel.
Sheri has practiced law since 2000, having gained much of her experience with two of Nevada’s top law firms. Sheri has excellent writing and research skills and has handled legal matters in the areas of consumer protection, deceptive trade practices, mortgage fraud, fraudulent mortgage lending practices, complex construction law, UCC Article 9, ERISA law, commercial leases and domestication of foreign judgments.
Sheri received favorable decisions in appeals and briefs before the Nevada courts and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals on a variety of procedural and substantive legal issues. In 2006, Sheri authored an 80-page arbitration brief for a high-profile, complex construction law arbitration case that aided in the recovery of an eight-figure dollar award in favor of her client. In law school, Sheri was an Articles Editor for the Journal of Contemporary Legal Issues. Upon graduating, she worked as a Staff Attorney with the Nevada Supreme Court where she reviewed appeals, performed research and legal analysis, wrote draft conference memos, drafted orders and made recommendations to the Justices for appropriate disposition of appeals.
Sheri has published a blog since 2009. She publishes articles that mostly cover legal topics of general interest, but also articles of opinion that are non legal.
Sheri has written and/or edited several newsletters. While attending UCLA and working as a peer counselor, Sheri was responsible for writing, editing and formatting a newsletter dedicated to highlighting academic rules and regulations, and issues pertinent to the undergraduate population. During her time working for a nonprofit educational clearinghouse, She edited and formatted a newsletter with a distribution of 5,000 copies worldwide. Most recently, Sheri was a regular contributor to "Focus," the monthly newsletter for the Nevada Camera Club.
In addition to her blog, Sheri has written articles for various publications, including the trade magazine for attorneys in the Las Vegas area.