Anthony L. Barney, Esq
. is the president and sole
shareholder of Anthony L. Barney, Ltd
., where he practices in the areas of
estate planning and business planning, including the preparation of wills,
revocable living trusts, revocable trusts, irrevocable trusts and domestic
asset protection trusts; as well as business formation, organization and
administration. He assists clients in probate, trust administration, and
related litigation involving will, trust, estate, and business matters. He also
represents common interest communities and management companies.
Mr. Barney is licensed to practice law in state
and federal courts of Nevada and Idaho. For several seasons, Mr. Barney hosted
Matters of Trust, his weekly radio program on KNUU AM 970 in the Las Vegas
valley, dedicated to issues affecting Nevadans in the areas of business and
estate planning. He has made guest appearances on television and radio
programs, including “Lifestyles 55.” He has drafted and amended bills for the
Nevada state legislature in the area of common interest communities, and has
participated in revising the local rules for Eighth Judicial District Court in
Clark County, Nevada. He has
participated as a member of the Southern Nevada Estate Planning Council, State
Bar of Nevada, Idaho State Bar, and has served as a professional advisor to
various local charities in the southern Nevada region.
Mr. Barney teaches
seminars through National Business Institute to the Nevada State Bar on an
annual basis on trust and probate matters, and litigation in the probate
court. His article, “Joint Tenancy vs.
Community Property With Rights of Survivorship:
What’s the Difference?” was published in the Nevada Lawyer in June of 2016.
Mr. Barney was a faculty member of the lectures at sea program for Princess
Cruise Lines. Mr. Barney is also a motivational speaker to various public and
Mr. Barney earned his B.S. degree from Brigham Young
University, his M.S. degree from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and his
J.D. and L.L.M. degrees from the University of Missouri, Kansas City.
Anthony L. Barney, Education: Brigham Young University (B.S., 1996);
University of Nevada, Las Vegas (M.S., 1999);
University of Missouri, Kansas City (J.D., 2001);
University of Missouri, Kansas City (LL.M., 2002)
Member of the Nevada State Bar Association and Idaho State Bar Association;
Past Radio Show Host of "Matters of Trust; Frequent Lecturer to Members of the Nevada State Bar,
Published Author for National Business Institute and the Nevada Lawyer Magazine.
Practice Areas include:
- Business Planning and Litigation
- Probate/Trust Administration and Litigation
- Business Succession Planning
- Business Contracts
- Estate Planning and Formation
- Landlord/Tenant Law