Mr. Vellis is Of Counsel to Holley Driggs Walch Fine Puzey Stein & Thompson. Mr. Vellis practices primarily in the areas of commercial litigation, medical malpractice defense, and employment law. Mr. Vellis received his Bachelor of Arts from George Washington University in 1978 and his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Santa Clara School of Law in 1984.
Mr. Vellis was admitted to practice in Nevada in 1994. He is licensed to practice before the all state courts of the State of Nevada, and the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada. Mr. Vellis is also admitted to practice in California (1985) and Arizona (1992).
Mr. Vellis was a Peace Corps volunteer in Medellin, Columbia, from 1978-1981. He maintains membership in the State Bar of Nevada, State Bar of California, State Bar of Arizona, the Clark County Bar, the Washoe County Bar, the American Bar Association (Member Sections: Litigation; Tort and Insurance Practice; Forum on Franchising; Labor and Employment), the Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California and Nevada, The Association of Trial Lawyers of America, and the Defense Research Institute.
Medical Malpractice Defense
Bar and Court Admissions:
State Bar of California, 1985
State of Arizona, 1992
State of Nevada, 1994
State Courts of Nevada
U.S. District Court of the District of Nevada