Jerome R. Bowen

Partner
Location:
Las Vegas, Nevada
Phone:
702-763-6159
Fax:
702-240-5797
Email:

JEROME R. BOWEN was born in Denver, Colorado on May 22, 1963. He received his Bachelor of Science Degree from University of Utah in 1988. During which he attended honors programs at Cambridge University in England, George Washington University, and the American University in Paris, France. After receiving his undergraduate degree, he returned home to his native Idaho to attend law school at the University of Idaho. He received his Juris Doctorate in 1991. While at the University of Idaho, he was a member of the Idaho Law Review 1990-1991 and had a published case note. After receiving his law degree, he was selected to act as a Special Assistant to Cecil D. Andrus, Governor of Idaho in 1991, where he was the governor's liaison to five (5) State of Idaho departments, including budgeting and the governor's state agenda.

Prior to starting his own practice Mr. Bowen worked for eight years for the law firm of Harrison, Kemp & Jones, Chtd. in which he primarily practiced in the areas of complex insurance litigation including but not limited to auto, premises and property claims, insurance defense, bad faith, slip-and-fall, construction defect litigation, products liability, and medical malpractice for both plaintiffs and defendants.

Mr. Bowen is currently a member of the State Bar of Nevada, Clark County Bar Association, Nevada Trial Lawyers Association, Association of Trial Lawyers, and the American Bar Association. He is currently admitted to practice before all Nevada state and U.S. District courts, as well as the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the Nevada Supreme Court.

Areas of Practice

  • State and Federal Civil Litigation
  • Complex and Multi-District Litigation
  • Family Law and Divorce Litigation
  • Commercial and Business Litigation
  • Insurance Claims Disputes, Including Bad Faith Claims
  • Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Claims
  • Car, Truck and Motorcycle Accidents
  • Medical Malpractice and Nursing Home Negligence Claims
  • Dangerous and Defective Products
  • Insurance Defense
  • Arbitration and Mediation
  • State and Federal Appellate Representation

Bar Admissions

  • Nevada, 1992
  • U.S. District Court District of Nevada

Education

  • University of Idaho College of Law, Moscow, Idaho
    • J.D.
    • Law Review: Member, Business Manager Editor, Idaho Law Review, 1990 - 1991
  • University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
    • B.S, Corporate Finance
  • Cambridge University, Cambridge, England
  • George Washington University, Washington, District of Columbia
  • American College, Paris, France

Published Works

  • Idaho Law Review Case Note, State v. Charboneau: Does Idaho Have an Offense of Capital Murder Constitutionally Mandating Fact-Finding by a Jury Before Imposition of the Death Penalty?, 26 Idaho Law Review 403, 1990

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Nevada, Member
  • Clark County Bar Association, Member

Languages

  • Navajo

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Delta Theta Phi