Ms. Merrill has practiced in Nevada in both State and federal courts since 2007. Janet has worked in both the private and public sectors representing a diverse array of clients in various legal matters including personal injury, real estate and banking disputes (collections, foreclosure, uniform commercial code, homeowners’ association liens), premises liability, employment discrimination, eminent domain, business torts, administrative hearings, and automobile accidents.
In 1993, she graduated from Yale University with a Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Behavior and Environmental Studies. Thereafter, Janet worked as a civilian Housing Management Specialist for the Naval Facilities Engineering Command in San Diego and then as a Senior Conservation Programs Analyst for the Southern Nevada Water Authority/Las Vegas Valley Water District.
In 2003, Janet attended Albany Law School of Union University obtaining her Juris Doctorate with top honors and ranking.
Janet is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating by her peers for integrity and skill.
Janet has two young adult children, loves to travel and hike. She coaches girls youth basketball and is a director of the Yale Club of Nevada.