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undefinedCheri L. Shaine

Senior Associate

Tel: (702) 475-7964
Direct: (702) 475-3413


Cheri L. Shaine is a Senior Associate in the Nevada office of Wright, Finlay & Zak. Ms. Shaine practices in the Insurance Defense Division, which focuses primarily on personal injury, product liability, premise liability, and transportation law.

Prior to joining Wright, Finlay & Zak, LLP, Ms. Shaine practiced as a Managing Attorney for the State of Nevada for a national defense law firm and as a vice president of private client services for a national bank. She earned an LLM in taxation and accounting in 1993 from the University of Denver. Ms. Shaine is admitted in all courts in Nevada. Ms. Shaine is well versed and highly effective in negotiation, settlement and alternative dispute and trial.

Ms. Shaine was named as one of the top 4% of the Legal Elite Lawyers in Southern Nevada in 2017 by Nevada Business Journal. She is active in the Defense Research Institute (“DRI”) and the former President of Southern Nevada Chapter for the Claims Litigation Management (“CLM”).


  • Virginia Commonwealth University (B.S., Administration of Justice, 1987)
  • Mississippi College of Law (J.D., 1991)
  • University of Denver (LLM, 1993)