Steven Wolfson Biography

Steven Wolfson Biography


Clark County District Attorney Steve Wolfson is a 40+ year resident of Las Vegas.  

As Clark County’s top prosecutor, District Attorney Steve Wolfson leads the largest and busiest law firm in the State of Nevada.  His office has nearly 750 employees, 180 of them are attorneys and they handle nearly 75,000 cases each year.

Mr. Wolfson started his legal career in Las Vegas, in 1980, as a Law Clerk in the D.A.’s office.  He then went on to serve as a Deputy District Attorney for more than 5 years and then went on to be a Federal Prosecutor for almost 2 years.  Mr. Wolfson then entered private practice for 25 years.  During this time, District Attorney Wolfson also served as a Las Vegas City Councilman for 8 years and in 2012 was appointed by the board of County Commissioners to be the Clark County District Attorney.  In 2014 he was elected to that position and re-elected to that position again in 2018 and 2022.  His current term ends in December 2026. 


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