John J. Savage

Practice Groups:
Medical Malpractice Defense
Commercial Litigation

With a focus on trial advocacy, Mr. Savage’s diverse civil litigation experience has included the defense of doctors, nurses, and other healthcare professionals in medical malpractice cases; employers in wrongful termination and wage and hour claims; corporations in premises liability; small businesses in commercial litigation; as well as insureds and insurers in general negligence actions. He has successfully advocated for his clients in the courtroom, achieved defense awards at arbitration, favorably resolved disputes in mediation, drafted answering briefs that upheld dismissals of non-meritorious claims on appeals before the Nevada Supreme Court, and represented judgment creditors in actions to enforce judgments.

A native of Cleveland, Ohio and a graduate of Pepperdine University School of Law, Mr. Savage now calls Las Vegas home. In his free time, he enjoys relaxing with his wife and competing at his local CrossFit affiliate.

B.S., John Carroll University, 2004
J.D., Pepperdine University School of Law, 2008

Bar and Court Admissions
State Bar of Nevada, 2009
State Bar of California 2009
State Bar of Ohio 2016
State Courts of Nevada

Memberships and Affiliations
State Bar of Nevada

Mr. Savage’s practice is heavily involved with professional liability defense.

Mr. Savage received his Bachelor of Science, cum laude, majoring in Psychology, from John Carroll University in 2004. He received his J.D. from Pepperdine University School of Law in 2008. While at law school, Mr. Savage was a Staff Member for the Dispute Resolution Journal.

Bar and Court Admissions:
Mr. Savage was admitted to practice in the state of Nevada and California in 2009. Mr. Savage was admitted to practice in the state of Ohio in 2016. He is licensed to practice before the all state courts of the State of Nevada.