John P. Michaelson
Following his admission to the Nevada Bar in 2001, John served as a law clerk to the Honorable Robert J. Johnston, United States District Court for the District of Nevada. In 2002, John took a position as an associate for the prestigious law firm DLA Piper where he specialized in labor and employment litigation, primarily in federal court. John chaired the Elder Law Section of the Nevada State Bar from June 2007 to July 2008.
Today, John is the owner of John Michaelson, Ltd., dba Michaelson & Associates, Ltd. where he enjoys helping hundreds of businesses and families protect and provide for the ones they love. John has served as president of the Nevada WealthCounsel Forum, and an is an active member of WealthCounsel, LLC, ElderCounsel, LLC, the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, the Veterans Action Group and Veterans Network Initiative – all of which are either organizations dedicated to fostering excellence in the legal community or service.
John met his wife, Regina, while attending Utah State University. They have been happily married for more than 25 years and have four beautiful children. John enjoys motorcycles, camping, and going to movies with his family in his spare time.