Attentive & supportive representation for a wide variety of family law matters including divorce, child custody and spousal support.

Pahrump Divorce and Family Law Attorney

Nevada families face unique struggles that are different than those experienced by as families in other places. Legalized gaming, relaxed morals and the stresses of a faster-paced lifestyles create serious challenges for marriages and families. When things go wrong, you require the services of a family law attorney to help you fight for what is most important to you, your family and your future. If you need a Nye County family law attorney, we are here to provide the legal advice and representation you need to survive and succeed.

When faced with separation, divorce, property division, child custody and related temporary protective orders, you should seek the advice of an experienced attorney that has a working knowledge of the local courts and the judges that preside there. It is important to choose a law firm that understands Southern Nevada and its residents, such as Nye Legal.

From Tom Gibson: I have personally experienced a bitter divorce and child custody situation years ago. I know first-hand about parental alienation and the challenges of having a second family. Furthermore I have experienced ineffective attorneys and apathetic judges that clearly do not care to sympathize nor understand what real people are going through. With Nye Legal, you have an attorney who knows how it feels to be in your shoes and will see you are treated like a human, not an inconvenience.

Personalized Representation at Competitive Rates

Nye Legal cares and will take time and listen to you. You will not be rushed out the door to make way for the next person in the door. You will meet with an attorney directly to discuss your unique situation and not be passed off to an inexperienced associate or a paralegal. When your case finally concludes, you will feel your attorney truly earned his fee and did not break your bank account.

Why choose Nye Legal?


I have been practicing law since 1988 and have worked and lived in. Pahrump, Nye County since January 2001. I set precedent in criminal defense and have numerous published cases in the Federal Reporter and Nevada Reports. My experience in criminal defense translates into invaluable trial experience regarding domestic violence issues that permeate family law. I have been lead or solo counsel in approximately 70 jury trials and taught law related courses at the College of Southern Nevada and Nevada State College.

Nye Legal handles every aspect of family law from your basic uncontested divorces to contested divorce cases involving custody, visitation and support, along with related property issues. Nye Legal is dedicated to serving the residents of Nye County. We possess an excellent working relationship with the District Court Judges in the 5th Judicial District and understand what they want; a huge advantage over many Clark County attorneys that try to practice law “Las Vegas style” in our local community. In addition to understanding the judiciary, our firm is acquainted with most of Nye County’s community leaders, which is extremely helpful in when providing services to you the client.

Call Nye Legal at (775) 209-1035 for a consultation or use the online contact form.