Robert Apple, Esq.

Robert Apple, Esq.

Robert Apple, Esq.

Robert Apple, Esq.

Biography

During his 40 years as a civil trial lawyer, Bob Apple has settled thousands of cases in the areas of business, real estate, construction, premises liability, product liability, and vehicle accidents through arbitration, mediation and trial, representing both defendants and plaintiffs. Over the last 20 years he has served as an Arbitrator in the 8th Judicial District Court Mandatory Arbitration Program and he has arbitrated hundreds of cases. Additionally, Bob has served as an independent private arbitrator and mediator in many cases outside of the Court mandatory program. Furthermore, Bob’s passion for dispute resolution is self-evident. He was one of the very first mediators in the Nevada Supreme Court Foreclosure Mediation Program.

Bob is a Las Vegas native who is committed to helping the Las Vegas community. He is rated A-V by Martindale Hubbell, the premiere attorney peer rating organization in the United States. A-V is the highest rating possible, which is only achieved by a small percentage of lawyers nationally. Bob is best known for his engaging personality and ability to connect with clients one-on-one. He has an extraordinary ability to cultivate creative solutions to even the most vexing disputes. Such a talent is the product of his layered legal experience as well as his authentic concern to resolve conflict.

Professional Experience
  • Neutral, Advanced Resolution Management
  • Arbitrator, 8th Judicial District Court of Nevada
  • Senior Partner and Founder, Robert M. Apple & Associates
  • Associate, Deaner Deaner & Reynolds
  • Law Clerk for 8th Judicial District Court Judge John F. Mendoza
Specialties
  • Business/Commercial
  • Construction
  • Family Law
  • Finance
  • Personal Injury
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Real Estate
  • Wrongful Death
ADR Training
  • Multi-day training program, American Arbitration Association
  • Numerous ADR seminars over the past 2 decades
Professional Licenses
  • State of Nevada
  • U.S. District Court of Nevada
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
Memberships and Professional Affiliations
  • Member, State Bar of Nevada
  • Member, Clark County Bar Association
  • Member, Nevada Justice Association
  • Member, American Association of Justice
Education
  • J.D., Southwestern University School of Law (1975)
  • B.A., Pepperdine University (1969)
Honors and Awards
  • Top Lawyers Southern Nevada- Personal Injury
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Lectures, Teaching and Publications
  • Early in his career, 1976-1990, his law firm represented nearly every major title and escrow company in Las Vegas. Bob was a frequent speaker for local title and escrow professional associations
  • Instructor – continuing education classes and seminars for real estate agents and brokers in Nevada