Holly Priest

Associate

priesth@ballardspahr.com
Tel 702.868.7517
Fax 702.471.7070
Las Vegas

Holly Priest is an associate in the Litigation Department who defends financial institutions in consumer financial services and mortgage banking litigation, including contested foreclosures, quiet title actions, wrongful foreclosure claims, actions involving lien priority issues, as well as actions brought under federal and state consumer protection laws such as the Telephone Consumer Protection Act. Holly also has a broad range of experience in a variety of other types of commercial litigation.

Judicial Clerkships/Externships

Judicial clerk, Hon. Rob Bare, Eighth Judicial District, Department 32, 2013-2014

Law clerk, Children’s Attorneys Project, 2012

Judicial extern, Hon. Bill Henderson, Family Division, Eighth Judicial District, fall 2011

Publications

Co-author, "Mechanic's Liens in Practice," Practical Law, March 2019

"Who, How, and Why Are You Calling? Recent Developments in the Telephone Consumer Protection Act," Clark County Bar Association Communique, December 1, 2015

Board Memberships

Southern Nevada Mountain Biking Association, Board Member and race liaison

William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada (J.D. 2013, cum laude)
CALI Awards (highest grade) for domestic violence, voting rights law, and federal Indian law; semifinalist, Clark County Bar Association Moot Court Competition, 2011

University of Redlands (B.A. 2008, history, magna cum laude)

Nevada

U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada