Jonathan L. Andrews

  • 14300 Poleline Road
    Reno, NV 89511
  • Office Phone: 775-247-3286
  • Place of Birth: New York City, New York

Supreme Court Mediation History:

  • Date Appointed: 1/2/07
  • Number of Cases Mediated: 70
  • Current As Of:  1/2/20

Areas of Practice:

  • Administrative Law, Election Law, Guardianship Law, Health Facility Law, Mental Health Law, Public Health Law, Public Works Law, Professional and Occupational Licensing, Public Administration, Employment Law

Bar Memberships:

  • Nevada (1980)
  • U.S. District Court-Nevada (1980)
  • 9th Circuit Court of Appeals (2003)
  • U.S. Supreme Court (1995)
Name Location Start End Type Degree
University of Nevada Reno 1964 1976 -- B.A. (1976)

Law Schools
Name Location Start End Degree
McGeorge School of Law Sacramento, California 1977 1980 J.D. (1980)

Professional Experience
Name Location Description Start End
D.G. Mechetti, Ltd. -- Associate 1980 1981
Nevada Attorney General -- Deputy Attorney General 1981 1991
Nevada Attorney General -- Chief Deputy Attorney General - Civil Division 1991 2000
Nevada Department of Human Resources -- Deputy Director 2000 2003
Nevada Attorney General -- Special Assistant Attorney General 2003 2004
Nevada Attorney General -- Regional Chief Deputy Attorney General 2004 2007

Mediation and Other ADR Training
Name Location Description Date
University of Nevada Reno Beginning Mediation and Conflict Resolution 2005
Nevada Dispute Resolution Coalition -- Advanced Mediation Skills Training 2006
Nevada Supreme Court Reno Advanced Appellate Mediation 2007
University of Nevada Reno Advanced Mediation and Conflict Resolution 2007
Nevada Supreme Court Reno Advanced Appellate Mediation Training 2008
Nevada Supreme Court Reno Advanced Appellate Mediation Training - Preventing & Breaking Impasse 2010
Nevada Supreme Court Reno Roundtable/Procedural Issues for Settlement Judges 2011
Nevada Dispute Resolution Coalition Reno Increasing a Mediator's Harmonic Range of Asking Questions 2012
Nevada Supreme Court  Reno      Techniques & Best Practices in Civil Mediation at the Appellate Level 2016
Board of Continuing Legal Education -- Hot Topics in Mediation and Judicial Settlement 2017
Nevada Dispute Resolution Coalition -- Mediation Renovation:  Retooling Your Skills 2018
Nevada Supreme Court 


The Premediation Process:  A Facilitated Discussion for New and Experienced Settlement Judges


Nevada Supreme Court  Reno Impasse is a Fallacy: An Advanced Mediator's Forum 2019


  • National Association of State Mental Health Attorneys - Chairman (1986-1988)
  • Midland School - Board Trustee, Alumni President (1995-Present)