Suzanne R. Fitts

Personal:
Suzanne R. Fitts is a member of the firm’s Transactional Law Department. She has over twenty years of legal experience – primarily in the areas of wills, trusts, estate planning, probate, banking, bankruptcy, corporate formation, and transactional law. Prior to entering private practice, Suzanne worked for the Utah State Attorney General’s office as well as the United States Senate Judiciary Committee in Washington, D.C.

Suzanne has been dedicated to community service, including service as a missionary for eighteen months in Paris, France prior to entering law school. She has recently concluded a two-year community service project wherein she taught English as a second language to those of a foreign-speaking descent.

Suzanne is originally from Santa Monica, California. She and her family have resided in Las Vegas since 1994.

Education:
Brigham Young University (B.A., magna cum laude)
Brigham Young University (J.D., cum laude)

Bar and Court Admissions:
Nevada State Bar
Nevada Supreme Court
U.S. District Court, District of Nevada
Ohio State Bar
Ohio Supreme Court
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
Utah State Bar
Utah Supreme Court
U.S. District Court, District of Utah

Professional Associations:
Probate and Trust Law Section, Nevada State Bar

Publications:

“Plant Closing Notification: Diving the Costs of Closure through Federal Regulations”
(1989 B.Y.U.L.Rev.675)

Special Distinctions and Achievements:
Law Clerk, United States Senate Judiciary Committee
Law Clerk, Utah Office of the Attorney General
Staff Editor, Brigham Young University Journal of Public Law

Languages:
French