Founding Attorney Leavitt Family Law Group
Brandon K. Leavitt has been a practicing attorney for more than 14 years. Brandon takes a holistic approach when practicing family law and understands that his client’s legal issues can impact their lives for years. This approach helps Brandon get great results in and outside of the courtroom. Brandon has extensive experience in family law matters, including divorce, child support, child custody, alimony, asset division, and prenuptial agreements.
Brandon is a 6th generation Southern Nevadan and has family ties to the initial settlers of the Las Vegas Valley. He was born in Henderson, Nevada, and graduated from Green Valley High School in 1998. Brandon continued to pursue his education at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah, where he graduated with distinction with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Degree in Communications with an emphasis in argumentation and negotiation.
Brandon then earned his Juris Doctorate (J.D.) Degree from the prestigious Shepard Broad College of Law at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Adhering to his lifelong work ethic, he was employed full-time as a law clerk for a Fortune 100 company while putting himself through law school.
Brandon K. Leavitt, Esq.
Mr. Leavitt began his legal career in Nevada by serving as Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Charles J. Hoskin at the Eighth Judicial District Court – Family Division in Clark County. As a result of Brandon’s time at the Family Court, he is uniquely qualified to counsel each client from the perspective of the Judges who will preside and ultimately make rulings on their cases.
After leaving the Family Court and entering private practice, Brandon gained valuable legal experience by working for several premier family law firms in the Las Vegas valley.
In 2018, Brandon founded the Leavitt Family Law Group in Henderson, Nevada. The Leavitt Family Law Group focuses on helping families with legal matters involving the most important people and aspects of their lives. We understand the importance of compassionate and effective legal representation.
Area of Practice
Complex/High Asset/High Net Worth Divorce litigation
Washington State (2014-Present (Inactive Status))
Federal Bar (2012-Present)
Clark County Bar Association (2010-Present)
American Bar Association (2010-Present)
University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT – B.A. Communications (2004)
Shepard Broad College of Law, Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. – Juris Doctorate (2008)
William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas – Visiting Law Student (2007-2008)
SuperLawyer’s Magazine – Rising Stars in Family Law (2014-2020)
National Academy of Family Law Attorney’s – Top 10 Under age 40 (2021)
Vegas, Inc. Magazine – Top Attorney in Family Law (2021)
SuperLawyer’s Magazine – Mountain States Super Lawyer in Family Law (2022)
CALI Excellence Award – Family Law (2006)
Rebel Trojan All-In Moot Court Competition – Intercollegiate Moot Court Judge (2016)
Tip to Avoid Taxing Mistakes In Divorce Cases – CLE Instructor (2016)
State Bar of Nevada Family Law Conference – Nevada’s High Asset Financial Disclosure Form (2015)