Attorney Robert W. Clapp

Robert W. Clapp is an associate attorney with the Leavitt Family Law Group. Robert practices exclusively in the area of Family Law, representing parties in matters related to complex high asset divorce matters, child custody, child support, guardianship, as well as other Family Law related matters.

Robert was born and raised in Las Vegas, graduating from Las Vegas Academy of the Arts in 2003, majoring in band. Robert is proficient in the saxophone and bass guitar, which he still enjoys playing. In 2010, Robert graduated from the University of Nevada Las Vegas in 2010, earning a degree in Political Science, with a minor music technology (audio recording). After earning his undergraduate degree, Robert was hired as a receptionist at the Mullins Law Firm and was quickly promoted to litigation paralegal. Robert continued working as a litigation paralegal at an AV-rated family law firm in Clark County, Nevada until he made the decision to attend law school in the fall of 2017. Robert graduated from the William S. Boyd School of Law in 2020, and he was subsequently admitted to the State Bar of Nevada in the fall of 2020.

Robert W. Clapp, Esq.

 During law school, Robert was recognized as the outstanding student of the semester by the Community Free Legal Education Service Program, in connection with the Legal Aid of Southern Nevada, for providing free legal education by teaching divorce education classes for the general public. Furthermore, Robert earned a CALI award (the highest grade in a particular class) in Legal Writing I. While in law school, Robert also clerked for the same AV-rated family law firm, during the summers of 2018 and 2019.

When Robert is not practicing law, he is enjoying playing and recording music, watching movies with his family, and watching the Cubbies play baseball. Robert is also an avid cook who enjoys creating mighty tasty dishes to share with family and friends.

Area of Practice

  • Family Law

  • Complex High Asset Divorce

  • Prenuptial Agreements

  • Child Custody and Relocation

  • Child Support

  • Guardianship

Bar Admissions

Nevada State Bar Since 2020

Education

  • University of Nevada Las Vegas, Boyd School of Law – J.D. 2020

  • University of Nevada Las Vegas 2010 – B.A. Political Science, Minor Music Technology

Accomplishments/Certifications/Awards

  • CALI Award – Legal Writing I

  • Outstanding Student of the Semester by the Community Free Legal Education Service Program, which works in conjunction with Legal Aid of Southern Nevada.

Associations/Membership

  • Nevada Bar Association – Member Since 2020

  • State Bar of Nevada – Family Law Section – Member Since 2021