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What is Embezzlement
  • By: Mace J.
  • Published: September 17, 2020

Embezzlement is a white-collar theft crime. If you rob a bank with a gun and say, “Give me all your money,” then that would be a robbery charge; if you work at a bank and use your position to steal a lot of money, then that would be an embezzlement charge. Embezzlement involves using a position of trust to steal…Read More

Record Sealing in Nevada
  • By: Mace J.
  • Published: September 10, 2020

How much does it cost to seal your record in Nevada?  The cost to seal your record in Nevada without the aid of a licensed attorney amounts to around $150 in associated costs and fees to file a Petition in the Eighth Judicial District Court (within Clark County) or in the appropriate District Court wherein the conviction lies. However, given…Read More

Jury Duty in Nevada
  • By: Mace J.
  • Published: April 1, 2020

Lewdness With a Minor Defense The Nevada crime of Lewdness with a Minor under 14 is codified in Nevada Revised Statute NRS 201.230. The elements of Lewdness with a Minor under 16 are as follows: If a person commits a lewd or lascivious act on the body or any body part of a person under the age of 14 for…Read More

  • By: Mace J.
  • Published: March 19, 2020

Domestic Violence and Child Abuse Facts for Trying Times Suffice it to say, so far, 2020 has been one hell of a year. Covid-19, the Corona Virus, has thrown all of our lives into turmoil and upheaval. Who knows when life will resume as we knew it before? Consider, for a moment, the unprecedented nature of our collective experience thus…Read More

Age of Consent in Nevada
  • By: Mace J.
  • Published: January 29, 2020

Age of Consent in Nevada Means Sweet Sixteen Or Else While Las Vegas is known as an adult playground for the  United States of America, the Sin City moniker can lead some folks to make erroneous assumptions that can lead to hot water—or even criminal charges. For instance, many tourists come to the Strip, see the smut peddlers on the boulevard…Read More

Jury Duty in Nevada
  • By: Mace J.
  • Published: January 16, 2020

Skipping Jury Duty in Las Vegas? What Happens if I Ignore a Summons? It is against the law in Nevada to ignore a jury summons. Nevada Revised Statute 6.040 expressly forbids any eligible citizen in Nevada from disregarding a jury summons and the issuing Court may well further summon that individual by directing to them an “Order to Show Cause.” For…Read More

Challenging a Nevada DUI Field Sobriety Test
  • By: Mace J.
  • Published: December 19, 2019

How To Challenge The Results Of A Field Sobriety Test (FST) After A DUI Arrest In Nevada In the state of Nevada, it is illegal to operate a vehicle while under the influence of drugs or alcohol. The majority of arrests for Driving Under the Influence (DUI) occur after a field sobriety tests (or more commonly called ,roadside tests) When…Read More

Racketeering Defense Lawyers
  • By: Mace J.
  • Published: December 5, 2019

Free Consultation Las Vegas Racketeering Defense Attorneys Whether you live in Summerlin, North Las Vegas, Henderson, Anthem, Mountain’s Edge, or anywhere in between, you should have a basic understanding of the RICO laws in our fine Silver State lest you become accused of not just being a criminal but—audible gasp—even worse, an “organized criminal.” Many of us have been regaled…Read More

2019 changes to Nevada Domestic Violence Laws
  • By: Mace J.
  • Published: October 9, 2019

Yampolsky & Margolis Attorneys At Law Discuss 2019 Changes To Nevada's Domestic Violence Laws DV and DUIs are the most serious misdemeanor crimes in the state of Nevada. A conviction of first-time offense carries mandatory jail time (2 days to 6 months) however there were important 2019 Changes To Nevada's Domestic Violence Laws. When we resolve the matter we can…Read More

White Collar Criminal Defense
  • By: Mace J.
  • Published: September 25, 2019

A Guide To White Collar Criminal Defense In Las Vegas It is not a surprise meeting lawyers who have been practicing for many years but do not understand much concerning white collar criminal defense in Las Vegas. Well, the white-collar criminal arena is a fairly sensitive and closed one, and anyone who operates outside it might not care much about…Read More

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