Robert Cerceo, Attorney
Nevada Certified Family Law Specialist
Fellow, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
Fellow, International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
Dedicated detailed compassionate service. Bob keeps a small and personalized caseload and works with each client “one on one”. You can expect close listening to your thoughts and opinions, legal aspects explained in plain English, creative alternatives developed, and “why” sometimes your goals may need to be modified to work with the law. In the courtroom he will be calm respectful and reasonable, yet forceful, presentations targeted to your litigation goals. Planning and working this way helps to keep things on target and on budget.
Bob hails from the Philadelphia/South Jersey metropolitan area and he received his undergraduate degree in accounting from Rutgers. For 10 years, he worked in accounting, in the arts, and in Federal service. Wanting to know more and open to new challenges, Bob then went back to Rutgers for law school.
Since becoming a Nevada Lawyer in 1994, Bob has worked in both Clark and Washoe counties as a Family Law litigator, mediator, arbitrator and pro tem juvenile court hearing master. With top tier mentors and hard work along the way, Bob has become one of the few Nevada Certified Family Law Specialists and a fellow to both the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) and the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (IAML). In 2012, Bob was recognized by the State Bar of Nevada as the volunteer attorney of the year.
Bob continues writing and lecturing on various family law topics for continuing legal education courses. Bob is licensed to practice in Nevada and the USDC, the Ninth Circuit USCA and the USSC, and is a member of the Clark, Washoe and American Bar Associations.