Marc Cook

Cook & Kelesis, Ltd.
517 S 9th St Las Vegas Nevada 89101
Las Vegas, NV 89101-7010
(702) 737-7702
www.bckltd.com


Initially Marc Cook was a law clerk for George Kelesis from 1988 to 1992. This position included basically research as well as trial assistance. Thereafter, after graduating law school Mr. Cook was an associate attorney at the law firm of Gentile, Porter & Kelesis practicing primarily in the area of civil litigation.

From January 1993 through June of 1997, Mr. Cook was an associate in the law firm of Cherry, Bailus & Kelesis. Mr. Cook practiced primarily in the area of civil litigation, business and contract law.

From July 1997 through August 2005, Mr. Cook was a senior partner in the law firm of Cook & Kelesis/Marc P. Cook & Associates. Mr. Cook's practice continued in the area of civil litigation as well as business and contract law.

Thereafter, in August of 2005, the law firm of Marc P. Cook & Associates merged with the law firm of Bailus Kelesis, Ltd. To form Bailus Cook & Kelesis, Ltd. Mr. Cook continued to devote the primary time of his practice to civil litigation, business and contract law.

Mr. Cook is admitted to practice in all Courts for the State of Nevada, in the United State District Court, District of Nevada as well as the Supreme Court in the State of Nevada.

Mr. Cook is an experienced Trial Attorney who has recorded multimillion dollar verdicts and also negotiated many successful settlements.

EDUCATION

Southwestern University School of Law, Los Angeles, California, Juris Doctor, 1992
University Nevada, Las Vegas
Background Information: Born: Ridgewood, NJ, October 15, 1965

AWARDS

Order of Barristers, Deans List, Who's Who Among Students in America Universities & Colleges
Paul Wildham Academic Scholarship
Wiche Scholarship
Who's Who Among International Business
Deans List
Nevada Trial Lawyers Association - 1994-Present
Member of Multi Million Dollar Advocate Forum
AV Rated by Martindale Hubbell

SEMINARS AND TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2000 - Personal Injury Settlements in Nevada: Practical Methods for Perfecting the Settlement of a Claim
2001 - Planning and Preparing for Trial
2002 - How to Litigate Your First Civil Trial in Nevada
2003 - How to Litigate Your First Civil Trial in Nevada
2004 - Medical Records for Nevada Attorneys
2004 - Advanced Personal Injury Procedures in Nevada for the Experienced Litigation Paralegal
2005 - Civil Trial From Start to Finish: A Practical Approach to Trying a Civil Case in Nevada
2006 - Winning Your First Civil Trial
2007 - Art of Settlement
2005-2006 - Adjunct Professor at the Community College of Southern Nevada