Canepa Riedy Abele
851 S. Rampart Blvd
Suite 160 Las Vegas, NV 89145
(702) 304-2335 www.canepariedy.com
Kristie Fischer received her Juris Doctorate from the William S. Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada Las Vegas in 2009. During law school, Ms. Fischer competed on a national level as a member of the Society of Advocates moot court team. She received a CALI award in Lawyering Process II (Persuasive Legal Writing) and graduated in the top 15% of her class.
Ms. Fischer is licensed to practice before all State and Federal Court in Nevada. She has litigated hundreds of civil matters, represented clients in mediation, arbitration, and in all stages of the legal process including appeals to the Nevada Supreme Court. She has a proven track record at trial, and in 2014 obtained a $1.2 million verdict on behalf of a client whose husband was killed by an intoxicated driver.
In addition to representing clients in the adversarial process of litigation, Ms. Fischer has successfully negotiated, drafted, and closed a wide array of transactions ranging from multi-million dollar stock pledge agreements to simple purchase and sale contracts. She has drafted commercial lease agreements, consulting contracts, dissolution agreements, joint venture agreements, operating agreements, personal services contracts, security agreements, and many more.
Ms. Fischer served as a contributing author to the Nevada Pattern Jury Instructions Chapter 15: Commercial Torts Instruction (2011), and the Nevada Civil Practice Manual Chapter 6: Defaults and Default Judgments (pending).