Jennifer Poynter Willis

Jennifer Poynter-Willis has been practicing in Las Vegas since 2005. She obtained her Bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in 2000. After receiving her Juris Doctorate degree from Creighton University School of Law in 2004, she clerked for Family Court Judge Stephanie Miley. Before practicing law, Jennifer was an Internal Control Analyst in the gaming industry.

Contact Detail

Phone: 702-263-9131
Email: jennifer@vegaseastattorneys.com

Contact Jennifer Poynter-Willis

3551 E. Bonanza, Suite
Las Vegas, Nevada 89110

EDUCATION

Creighton University School of Law
Omaha, Nebraska
J.D. 2004
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
B.A., Political Science, 2000

EXPERIENCE

SENIOR ASSOCIATE
vegas east attorneys
Las Vegas, Nevada
August 2018 – Present

FAMILY JUSTICE PROJECT STAFF ATTORNEY
Legal Aide Center of Southern Nevada, Family Justice Project
Las Vegas, Nevada
June 2017 – June 2018

ASSOCIATE
Standish Naimi Law Group
Las Vegas, Nevada
November 2013 – June 2017

ASSOCIATE
Jolley Urga Wirth Woodbury & Standish
Las Vegas, Nevada
August 2006 – November 2013

FAMILY COURT LAW CLERK
Hon. Stephanie Miley, Eighth Judicial District Court
Las Vegas, Nevada
April 2005 – August 2006

INTERNAL CONTROL ANALYST
The Mirage Hotel Casino
Las Vegas, Nevada
August 2004 – February 2005

SENIOR LAW CLERK
Marks, Clare & Richards
Las Vegas, Nevada
May 2002 – May 2004

COURTS ADMITTED

  • State Courts of Nevada, 2005

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS and ACTIVITIES

  • State Bar of Nevada
  • State Bar of Nevada, Family Law Division
  • Provide community outreach by teaching divorce/custody classes at domestic violence shelters, supervise Boyd Law School students at community divorce/custody classes.
  • Volunteer in Ask-A-Lawyer program, which provides members of the community with free 15-minute consultations.
  • Volunteer for Bayou Rescue, an animal rescue group.