Ms. Carlyon has been representing financial institutions and other lenders since 1986. She has been certified as a Business Bankruptcy Specialist by the American Board of Certification of Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights Attorneys since 1994. Ms. Carlyon currently serves as a part time Judge pro tempore for the Clark County Eighth Judicial District Court’s Short Trial Program, and has previously served as a Nevada Supreme Court Settlement Judge, and as a mediator with the Nevada Foreclosure Mediation Program. Ms. Carlyon has been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America in the field of bankruptcy since 1994. Ms. Carlyon has held an AV rating, the highest available, from Martindale-Hubbell since 1989. Her legal experience includes representation of numerous financial institutions, hotels, casinos, creditors’ committees, bondholders’ committees, title companies, real estate developers and investment entities. She has been repeatedly recognized by publications such as Nevada Super Lawyers and Mountain States Super Lawyers. She obtained her juris doctorate degree, summa cum laude, from Pepperdine University School of Law, which she attended on a full tuition merit scholarship. Following graduation, she served as a law clerk to Nevada Supreme Court Justice Cliff Young.