Tamara Beatty Peterson - Peterson Hope, PLLC

Tamara Beatty Peterson

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2014

Tammy focuses on commercial and complex litigation. Representing both individuals and large public and private corporations, her diverse practice encompasses business torts, partnership breakups, breach of contract disputes, class actions and trademark enforcement.

An experienced trial attorney, Tammy has taken over 30 jury trials to verdict, and has successfully argued before all courts in the state of Nevada. Additionally, she has significant experience before various alternative dispute resolution forums and administrative agencies. She has been recognized as a "Rising Star" in the Mountain States Super Lawyers and is a fellow with the Litigation Counsel of America.

Prior to joining the firm in 2010, Tammy was a shareholder with Jones Vargas in Las Vegas. She began her career as a prosecutor in the Clark County District Attorney's office in 1996 and was a member of the Special Victims Unit, prosecuting cases of child abuse, child homicide, and sexual assault. She also served as a law clerk to the Honorable Philip M. Pro, United States District Court, District of Nevada, from 1994 to 1996.

A native Nevadan, Tammy is devoted to serving her community. She serves on the Board of Directors of the National Kidney Foundation serving Southern California and Southern Nevada, and is a member of the Board of Directors of the Better Business Bureau of Southern Nevada, serving as its Chairman in 2007. A past President of the Junior League of Las Vegas, Tammy remains an advocate for children in the greater Las Vegas area. 

University of California Los AngelesBA 1991University of Arizona College of LawJ.D. 1994
National Kidney FoundationBetter Business BureauNevada American Inn of CourtClark County Bar AssociationLitigation Counsel of AmericaAmerican Bar AssociationDiversity Law Institute The Trial Law Institute

Office Location

10001 Park Run Drive
Las Vegas, NV 89145
United States

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation