Rebecca J. Haines provides comprehensive estate planning services to clients both within and beyond the boundaries of Nevada. Rebecca’s practice encompasses a wide range of services, from fundamental probate avoidance, incapacity planning and trust administrations to offering strategic advice to high-net-worth families and individuals on intricate matters such as income tax, estate tax, and asset protection planning.
Rebecca is known for a commitment to the counseling and empathetic facets of the legal practice, and she takes great pleasure in simplifying intricate legal matters, ensuring that clients are able to grasp the various complexities of estate planning. With a focus on clarity and empathy, Rebecca endeavors to make legal complexities accessible and understandable for clients as she customizes each estate plan to suite each client’s specific goals and circumstances, prioritizing client understanding and peace of mind.
In recognition of her dedication to legal excellence, Rebecca was recognized as a Mountain States Super Lawyers Rising Star in both 2022 and 2023, an honor awarded to less than 2.5% of the attorneys in Nevada.
Apart from her legal practice, Rebecca actively contributes to various philanthropic endeavors, serving as a Board Member for St. Jude’s Ranch for Children and as a Member for the St. Rose Hospital Rose Bud Auxiliary. Rebecca is also a member of the University of Las Vegas (“UNLV”) Nevada Financial Wellness Advisory Board, an organization that partners with the Advisor Council, which partners with the UNLV Graduate College to establish and execute programs aimed at enhancing financial literacy within the graduate student community as they prepare for their futures after graduation.
Rebecca also has a passion for Scotland, as she had the opportunity before law school to intern with a Member of the Scottish Parliament and support the Scottish National Party as they worked towards independence from Great Britain.
California Western School of Law, J.D., summa cum laude, 2014
San Diego State University, MBA, 2013
Brigham Young University, B.S., honor graduate, 2010
St. Jude’s Ranch for Children, Board Member
Mountain States Super Lawyers, Rising Star
UNLV Financial Wellness Advisory Board, Board Member
St. Rose Hospital Rose Bud Auxiliary, Member
Southern Nevada Estate Planning Council, Member
Southern Nevada Association of Women Attorneys, Member
Mountain States Super Lawyers – Rising Star, 2022-2023
We are pleased to share that Jason Ornduff has been appointed to serve on the firm’s Board of Executives, effective September 12, 2023.
Elizabeth Garlovsky and Tiffany McKenzie explain why you’ll want to add provisions regarding tangible personal property, such as furniture, vehicles, electronics, and jewelry, to your will or trust to ensure smooth inheritance, prevent disputes, and help distribute sentimental items as you wish.