De Castroverde Law Group

De Castroverde Law Group provides the people of Las Vegas with tenacious defense against all types of criminal charges.

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Firm Overview

Our team at De Castroverde Law Group is dedicated to ensuring every client we represent receives the knowledgeable and skilled legal counsel needed to effectively challenge the charges brought against them. We are a family-run firm with deep roots in the Las Vegas community- Waldo De Castroverde began his legal practice in 1987, and now his sons, Alex and Orlando, continue the family tradition of providing exceptional criminal defense services no matter what charges our clients face.

We pride ourselves on serving each client with the aggressive and dependable representation they need, and we are committed to giving them the respectful, one-on-one attention they deserve. We are experienced in all types of criminal cases, especially those that are unique to Las Vegas. If you are charged with a misdemeanor or felony offense, visit our website today to learn how we can fight for you!
Main Office

Main
1149 South Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas  NV  89104

Phone
  • (702) 383-0606
Fax
  • (702) 383-8741

Fees

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Office Information

Office Hours

Monday through Friday
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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Emergency After Hours

Yes

Languages Spoken

Spanish

Criminal Defense

De Castroverde Law Group aggressively represents our clients' rights and interests in all types of misdemeanor and felony cases.

If you are facing criminal charges it is imperative that you do not wait another day to enlist the powerful defense you need to fight for your rights, freedom, and future. Our experienced Las Vegas criminal defense lawyers have fought for the rights of clients charged with all types of misdemeanor and felony offenses, and we can protect your rights and interests.


Through detailed understanding of the law and proven courtroom skill, our attorneys prepare comprehensive and compelling defenses. We thoroughly investigate the circumstances that led to the charges and all evidence and testimony brought against our clients to determine if their rights have been violated and to formulate the strongest defense strategy possible. We know the stress our clients are under throughout the duration of their cases, which is why we unceasingly provide attentive legal counsel and powerful advocacy to keep them update on any new developments and answer any questions they may have.


Above all else, we are committed to representing every client with the dependable and aggressive legal counsel they deserve. Our dedication to our clients, extensive knowledge of the law, and proven ability in the courtroom has led us to achieve successful verdicts for countless clients, and we continue to strive for excellence in every case we represent.

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

Criminal charges have the power to forever alter someone's life. If they are mishandled, they can leave a person suffering the consequences for a very long time, if not forever. For this reason, we think it is incredibly important to give strong and experienced legal guidance to anyone who is in need of it. Our family-run firm has deep roots in the Las Vegas area, and we pride ourselves in providing the community with the proven, aggressive, and dependable representation needed to protect their rights and interests and effectively challenge the charges they face.

What is your firm's point of view regarding clients educating themselves on legal issues?

We don't believe clients should ever be left in the dark and therefore encourage any and all attempts clients make at educating themselves. We understand, however, that the law is complex, which is why our attorneys are always available to answer our clients' questions, address their concerns, and keep them informed of the different aspects of their cases.

Is your firm willing to review documents prepared by clients?

If we feel the document will be beneficial to helping our attorneys get clients the results they desire, we are more than willing to review it. Our firm leaves no stone untured in preparing the most comprehensive defense possible for our clients' cases.

Is your firm willing to coach clients who want to represent themselves?

We are always open to sitting down and discussing all options with clients and our attorneys work together with each individual to determine how our team can best assist their defenses and protect their rights and interests.

Alex De Castroverde

I have previously worked to handle cases regarding some of the biggest names in Las Vegas, from the Venetian Hotel and Casino to the New York, New York Hotel and Casino, to the Regional Justice Center. By working with such large entities, I have been given a thorough and hands on experience that has proven invaluable in my efforts to defend my clients.


My experience handling large name clients has enabled me to handle any type of case with a cool head. I can make the tough decisions and can work with the same level of skill no matter how much pressure or attention is focused on the case.


I am aggressive and creative when it comes to dealing with cases. I believe that the details are the most important and therefore work to create defenses that are tailor-made for each individual case instead of generalized solutions that don't do as well of a job.

License
  • Bar Number: 6950
    Nevada , 1999
Education
  • Nova Southeastern University
    Juris Doctor , 1999
    Fort Lauderdale-Davie, FL
  • University of Nevada, Reno
    Bachelor of Arts , 1995
    Reno, NV

Orlando De Castroverde

Attorney Orlando De Castroverde is a legal professional that passionately cares about the wellbeing of those in need. He has years of experience working within the criminal defense sector of the law and will have the chance to work closely with those in need struggling through offenses regarding a DUI, domestic violence, or robbery. Attorney De Castroverde founded the De Castroverde Law Group with his brother, and they have since managed to forge a solid legal team that helps hundreds of people a year. With a degree from the California State University at Fullerton and a Juris doctorate from the University of Mississippi, he has managed to see a broad range of the legal system and come to understand it with quick and sturdy prowess. It
License
  • Bar Number: 7320
    Nevada , 2001
Education
  • University of Mississippi
    Juris Doctorate

Jocelyn A. Cortez

Attorney Jocelyn A. Cortez is a valuable member of De Castroverde Law Group and a assionate advocate for clients facing various types of immigration issues. As a young girl she experienced the heartbreak and confusion that immigration law can wreak on a family, and has since dedicated her life to the well-being of others. With a degree from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and a Juris Doctorate earned from the James E. Rogers College of Law at the University of Arizona, Attorney Cortez has the detailed legal knowledge needed to effectively represent her clients' cases and protect their rights and interests. She is fluent in Spanish, which enables her to better serve her clients and help them understand their options under the law. She is admitted to practice law by the state of Nevada and is also licensed to practicein the U.S. District Court, District of Nevada and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. Attorney Cortez is dedicated to serving the community of Las Vegas and has given a number of free seminars on the basics of immigration law.

Education
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas
    Bachelor's Degree
  • James E. Rogers College of Law
    Juris Doctorate

Kimberly Valentin

Attorney Kimberly Valentin graduated from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and went on to earn her Juris Doctorate from the William S. Boyd School of Law. She focuses her practice primarily on personal injury litigation, helping victims of negligent accidents pursue justice and the rightful compensation they need. She is fluent in Spanish and uses her thorough understanding of the legal system and personal injury law to create detailed cases that provide her clients' with the best opportunity to achieve a successful result.

Education
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas
    Bachelor's Degree
  • William S. Boyd School of Law
    Juris Doctorate

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