David Wasick

P.O. Box 568
Glenbrook, NV 89413
Office Phone: 775-720-4607
Office Fax: 775-749-5340
Place of Birth: San Francisco, California

Supreme Court Mediation History: 

  • Date Appointed: 9/28/01
  • Number of Cases Mediated: 241
  • Current As Of: 1/3/23

Areas of Practice:

  • Real Estate; Corporate Law; Contract; Trust; Estates; Mediation

Bar Memberships: 

  • Nevada (1992)
  • Federal/District Court for Nevada (1994)
  • Federal/9th Circuit Court of Appeals (1995)
  • United States Supreme Court (1996)
San Jose State UniversitySan Jose, California19711975UndergraduateB.A. (1975)
Law Schools
University of FloridaGainesville, Florida19891991J.D. (1991)
Professional Experience
Nevada Supreme CourtCarson CityAdministrative Counsel to Chief Justice. Settlement Program Administrator19982000
Nevada Attorney GeneralCarson CityLitigation Management, Complex Litigation20002003
Private Practice  2004Present
Mediation and Other ADR Training
National Judicial CollegeRenoMediation Training1998
National Judicial CollegeRenoArbitration Training2004
Nevada Supreme CourtRenoAdvanced Appellate Mediation Training2007
Nevada Supreme CourtRenoAdvanced Appellate Mediation Training2008
Nevada Supreme CourtRenoForeclosure Mediator Training2009
Nevada Supreme CourtRenoAdvanced Appellate Mediation Training - Preventing and Breaking Impasse2010
Nevada Supreme CourtRenoRoundtable/Procedural Issues for Settlement Judges2011
Nevada Supreme CourtRenoImplicit Bias Issues in Mediation2012
Nevada Supreme CourtRenoProcedural & Ethical Issues in Mediation for Settlement Judges2013
Nevada Supreme Court RenoTechniques & Best Practices in Civil Mediation at the Appellate Level2016
Nevada Supreme CourtRenoThe Premediation Process:  A Facilitated Discussion for New and Experienced Settlement Judges2018
Nevada Supreme CourtReno     Impasse is a Fallacy: An Advanced Mediator's Forum2019
State Bar of Nevada Tips & Techniques to Succeed with Virtual Mediation     2020
Nevada Supreme Court Appellate Mediation: Tips, Tactics & Techniques2020
Nevada Supreme Court Using an Online Platform to Conduct Mediation2020
Nevada Supreme Court Do Virtual Settlement Conferences Work? Mediating in the Times of Coronavirus2020
Nevada Supreme Court Sanctions 1012021
Nevada Supreme Court      Making the Most of the Pre-Mediation Process2021
Nevada Supreme Court Joint Sessions vs. Caucuses2022
Nevada Supreme Court Overview of Common Procedural Issues for Settlement Judges2022
Nevada Supreme Court Online or In-Person, Psychological Insights for Supreme Court Settlement Judges2022
Mediation and Other ADR Experience
Supreme Court Settlement JudgeCarson CityMediation of appellate cases2001Present
Arbitrator for Carson City, Douglas County, and Washoe County--Arbitration for Carson City, Douglas County, and Washoe County20042010
Foreclosure MediatorCarson CityNevada Foreclosure Mediation Program20092010


  • Past Board Member VARN, Assisted Argentina through U.S. State Department to set up nationwide mediation program
  • Former Chairman of State Bar of Nevada ADR
  • Former Board Member of MEFIY Foundation
  • Former Consultant to Several NFL Football Teams
  • Past President of NFL  Admin. & NFLPA of Nevada