“I feel very fortunate to have received this promotion,” Denney said. “It was a very competitive promotion board. It is an honor to be selected.”
Denney serves as a trial judge for the 4th Judicial Circuit which includes army installations in California, Washington, Colorado, Alaska, and Hawaii. His job duties will remain the same with this promotion.
Denney has served as an Assistant United States Attorney in the District of Nevada, where he prosecuted complex federal offenses including money laundering, fraud schemes and federal regulatory offenses. More recently, Denney has defended both corporate and individual clients in federal and state criminal and quasi-criminal investigations in Nevada and California. Whether it is the service of a grand jury subpoena, the investigator knocking at the company’s door, the execution of a search warrant or a criminal indictment, corporate and individual clients rely on Denney for advice and legal defense in the most difficult situations. . Denney is a board certified criminal trial advocate with over 35 federal jury trials under his belt. He is licensed in federal and state courts in Nevada and California.
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