Wade Van Sickle

Associate

Office: 702-222-4137

Email: WvanSickle@KSJAttorneys.com

Wade joined the firm in October 2014, and is an associate in the litigation practice group. He earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in History from Duke University in 2009. He received his Juris Doctorate degree from the James E. Rogers School of Law at the University of Arizona in 2014. During law school he was awarded the CALI Award for Excellence in Legal Research and Writing, Mediation, and Gaming and Gambling, earned Dean’s List Honors, and was voted the recipient of the Dannie Lee Chandler Award For Distinguished First Amendment work. Wade also worked as a judicial intern for Federal Magistrate Judge Michelle Burns and as a clerk for the Nevada Attorney General’ Office.

Education
  • Undergraduate: Duke University (B.A. 2009); Dean’s List (Fall 2007, Fall 2008);ACC All-Academic Wrestling Team Winner (2005-2009);Varsity Wrestling Team; 3 Year Letter Winner (2006, 2008, 2009) Red-Shirted (2007); Recorded most victories on the team (2006)
  • Lawschool James E. Rogers College of Law (J.D. 2014) CALI Award for Excellence in Legal Research and Writing, Mediation, and Gaming and Gambling, earned Dean’s List Honors, and was voted the recipient of the Dannie Lee Chandler Award For Distinguished First Amendment work
Bar Admissions
  • State Bar of Nevada (2014)
  • United States District Court for the District of Nevada (2014)
Awards
  • Named Best Up and Coming in Legal Elite 2017 Magazine.
Publications & Presentations
  • Burns, Hon. Michelle & VanSickle, Wade. ‘Settlement Conference: A View from the Bench.’ SideBAR Winter 2013: 8-9. Print www.fedbar.org/Image-Library/Sections-and-Divisions/Fed-Lit/Winter2013.pdf
Professional Activities & Affiliations
  • Clark County Bar Association
  • Las Vegas Defense Attorneys
Reported Cases
  • New Horizon Kids Quest III, Inc., v. The Eighth Judicial District Court, 133 Nev. Adv. Op. 14 (2017)