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Bar Admissions
  • Nevada
Education
  • J.D., William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 2021
  • B.A., University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 2019
Bar Admissions
  • Nevada
Education
  • J.D., William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 2021
  • B.A., University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 2019

Professional Background

Kiley Harrison, a native and proud Nevadan, is a litigation attorney in McDonald Carano’s Las Vegas office.  She assists in the representation of clients in judge and jury trials in state and federal courts, as well as on appeals before the Supreme Court of Nevada and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Kiley’s experience in law includes serving as a Judicial Extern to the Honorable Andrew P. Gordon of the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada, a Judicial Extern to the Honorable Jennifer A. Dorsey of the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada, a Judicial Extern for the Honorable Joanna S. Kishner of the Eighth Judicial District Court, Civil Division, in Las Vegas, a Summer Associate at McDonald Carano, and a law clerk in a boutique firm in Las Vegas.

Kiley finished law school in just two-and-a-half years, graduating cum laude from the William S. Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in December 2021.  During law school, Kiley received five CALI Awards for earning the highest grades in Business Organizations, Negotiation, Antitrust, Family Law, and Comparative Gaming Law.  Kiley also was a member of the Society of Advocates Moot Court Team, served as a Staff Member for the Nevada Law Journal, and participated in the Student Bar Association as a Student Alumni Liaison.

Before going to law school, Kiley was a student-athlete at UNLV, earning her Bachelor of Arts cum laude in Criminal Justice and Minor in Psychology, while playing catcher for the Rebel softball team.  During this time, Kiley was on the Dean’s List every semester, received multiple Scholar Athlete awards, and was voted on the Academic All Mountain West Team and CoSIDA Academic All-District Team her senior year.

Professional Affiliations
Member, Southern Nevada Association of Women Attorneys

Awards and Recognition
Nevada Business Magazine – “Legal Elite/Best Up & Coming Attorneys” and “Legal Elite/Top Rank Attorneys” (2023)

Attorney News

Nevada’s “Best Up & Coming Attorneys” 2023

McDonald Carano congratulates John Fortin, Kiley Harrison, Chelsea Latino, Phil Mannelly, and Jane Susskind on being recognized as “Best Up & Coming Attorneys” in Nevada Business Magazine’s 2023 list of…

Nevada’s “Top Rank Attorneys” 2023

McDonald Carano proudly announces that 17 of our attorneys are recognized as “Top Rank Attorneys” in Nevada Business Magazine’s 2023 list of the State’s top attorneys as voted by their…

Giving Back through the Las Vegas Rescue Mission

McDonald Carano’s Las Vegas office teamed up to support the Las Vegas Rescue Mission by helping to prepare, serve, and clean up after an evening community meal. It was a…

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