David O'Mara

The O'Mara Law Firm Pc
311 E. Liberty St
Reno, NV 89501

David C. O’Mara’s practice is concentrated in appellate advocacy, bankruptcy, family law, personal injury, civil litigation, and securities and shareholder disputes.
As a native Nevadan, with over a decade of experience practicing in the state, David has developed a comprehensive understanding of the nuances of Nevada law and practice.   David has been involved in numerous securities and shareholder actions which have resulted in the recovery of millions of dollars to the shareholders.  In addition, David has successfully represented his clients at all state and federal courts in Nevada, including bench trials, jury trials and appellate arguments in the Nevada Supreme Court.

University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law (J.D., 2003)
Certificate in Government Affairs
University of Nevada, Reno (B.A., Political Science, 1999)
Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Nevada Alpha President (1999)

Professional Memberships & Activities
Nevada State Bar Association
State Bar of Nevada, Young Lawyers Section, Board Member
Nevada Supreme Court Bench Bar, Lawyer Representative
Clark County Bar Association
Washoe County Bar Association
Nevada Justice Association, Board of Directors
Northern Nevada Bankruptcy Bar Association
Washoe County Probate Bar Association
Republican National Lawyers Association Advisory Committee
United States Court of Federal Claims Bar Association
Bruce R. Thompson Chapter, American Inns of Court, Barrister
St Thomas More Society Red Mass Executive Committee

Professional Recognition & Awards
Legal Elite  Top Northern Nevada Attorneys, Nevada Business Magazine (2011-2015)
American Bar Foundation Fellow (2015)

Community Involvement
Down Syndrome Network of Northern Nevada, Board Member (2010-2015)
University of Nevada, Reno Young Alumni Chapter, Board Member
American Legion Nevada Boys’ State, Counselor (1994-1995, 2006-current)

Other Professional Experience
Federal Court of Claims, Law Clerk (2005-2006)
Nevada Election Day Coordinator and Legal Counsel, Nevada Republican Party (2004)
Second Judicial District of Nevada, Law Clerk to Hon. Steven Kosach (2001, 2003-2004)
Washoe County Public Defender Office, Legal Extern (2002)
Congressman Jim Gibbons, Legislative Correspondent (1999-2000)

Bar Admissions
Court Admissions
Supreme Court of Nevada
United States District Court, District of Nevada
United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
United States Court of Federal Claims