Lyn E. Beggs
Ms. Beggs joined Nutile Pitz & Associates after 15 years of service in the government sector, including seven years as legal counsel for the Nevada State Board of Medical Examiners, three of which she served as its General Counsel. As General Counsel to the Medical Board, Ms. Beggs provided legal advice regarding complex legal issues facing the healthcare industry generally and specifically those regulations applicable to the licensed medical professionals under the Medical Board’s jurisdiction. She was also the lead attorney responsible for overseeing hundreds of disciplinary actions involving licensees each year.
Ms. Beggs started her law career as a pro se staff attorney with the United States District Court. Later, as a Washoe County Public Defender, Ms. Beggs gained substantial litigation experience in family court and with criminal matters.
A Nevada native, Ms. Beggs graduated through the Honors Program of the University of Nevada, Reno with a Bachelor of Arts in International Affairs and a minor in economics. She received her Juris Doctorate from Northwestern School of Law of Lewis and Clark College in Portland, Oregon, during which time she spent a semester externing as a clerk for the Honorable Howard J. McKibbon of the United States District Court, District of Nevada.
Ms. Beggs is a frequent lecturer regarding administrative and regulatory healthcare matters. She is a member of the State of Nevada Bar Association Administrative Law Section, the Washoe County Bar Association and the American Health Lawyers Association.
Ms. Beggs is admitted to practice before all courts in the state of Nevada.
Ms. Beggs is a resident of Reno.