Joseph Bradley

Bradley, Drendel & Jeanney
6900 S. McCarran Blvd., Suite 2000
Reno, NV 89509
(775) 335-9999

Joseph Bradley is an active trial lawyer with recent, impressive jury verdicts to his credit. His most recent accomplishments in the courtroom include a jury verdict in March 2005 in the amount of Four Million Dollars on behalf of a young mentally disabled man seriously burned by a defective fryer machine. In 2004 he obtained a jury verdict in a difficult liability case for approximately One Million Dollars, arising from a slip and fall injury sustained by our client at a local car dealership. In addition, he has achieved numerous settlements in excess of a million dollars for a variety of injuries, including wrongful death and other catastrophic and disabling injuries. Joseph is an active member of the State Bar of Nevada, Association of Trial Lawyers of America, and the Nevada Trial Lawyers Association. He concentrates his practice in negligence and product liability cases with emphasis on insurance litigation, automobile accidents, products liability, premises liability, and professional malpractice.

Mr. Bradley has written numerous articles and publications and has lectured on the law pertaining to uninsured and underinsured motorist litigation and automobile insurance litigation. He has appeared in the Nevada Supreme Court as lead counsel in precedent setting cases involving issues surrounding automobile insurance coverage. He is a native of Nevada and a graduate of the University of Nevada-Reno and McGeorge Pacific School of Law.

Areas of Practice

Plaintiffs Personal Injury

Litigation Percentage

100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

Nevada, 1983
U.S. District Court District of Nevada, 1983


McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, Sacramento, California
J.D. - 1983
University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada
B.A. - 1978
Major: Economics

Published Works

Nevada Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Coverage Issues, PESA, 1990

Professional Associations and Memberships

State Bar of Nevada, Member, 1983 - Present
Washoe County Bar Association
Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Member
Nevada Trial Lawyers Association, Member
YMCA of the Sierra, Corporate Board of Directors
E.L. Cord Foundation, Counsel
American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), Associate, 2012 - Present
American Justice Association, Member, 1983 - Present
Nevada Justice Association, Member, 1983 - Present