Telephone:  702-255-4552
5550 Painted Mirage Road, Suite 320, Las Vegas, NV 89149-4584

Rushforth Firm Ltd. (“RFL”) is a Nevada professional limited-liability company.  The firm's sole attorney is Layne T. Rushforth (“Layne”), who is a trust-and-estate attorney licensed in Nevada and Utah and a Fellow with the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC).

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Limited Practice

  • Consultant to Attorneys and Advisors Only.  Layne no longer accepts cases as a client's lead attorney.  He accepts engagements only from other attorneys and advisors as a consultant or as a client's secondary counsel.

  • Nevada Estate-Planning; Business Formation.  On estate-planning matters, Layne may be engaged to assist a client's lead counsel with respect to the preparation or review of all types of trusts governed by Nevada law, including the “Nevada Incomplete-Gift, Non-Grantor Trusts” (“NINGs”) and Nevada Asset-Protection Trusts (“Self-Settled Spendthrift Trusts” or “SSSTs”).  Layne is also willing to assist out-of-state counsel with the formation of Nevada business entities, including investment-holding limited-liability companies (“LLCs”) and unlicensed family trust companies.

  • Consultant for Trust-and-Estate and Business Administration.  Under select circumstances, Layne acts as a consultant for other law firms, family offices, trustees, and advisors with respect to the administration of trusts, estates, and business entities governed by Nevada law.  As part of that, Layne can provide advice relating to the modification of irrevocable trusts, such as by “decanting”, a nonjudicial settlement agreement, or a judicial reformation, and he is willing to prepare or review related documents.  (Layne does not appear as attorney of record in any court proceeding, but he has an arrangement with another firm to make court appearances when a court order is desired or required.)

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NOTE: Rushforth Firm Ltd. ("RFL" or "the Firm") is a Nevada professional limited-liability company.  No one employed by RFL is certified as a specialist or expert by the State Bar of Nevada, the Utah State Bar, the California State Bar, or any other entity.  The information presented on any of the Firm's web sites (including this site and is general information only and should not be considered as legal advice.  No attorney-client relationship with RFL or any attorney is formed by anyone's accessing any web site provided by RFL.  Links to unaffiliated web sites are provided as a courtesy, and no "guarantee", endorsement, or other assurance is given or implied with respect to the content, products, or services of unaffiliated web sites.