Stephanie D. Bedker


Las Vegas, NV
D 725.258.7331 | C 702.274.5571


William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV

Juris Doctor, Cum Laude, May 2016

Honors: Nevada Law Journal, Articles Editor, 2014-2016

Dean’s Honor List, Spring 2014, Fall 2014, Fall 2015

The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH                                                               

Masters of Music in Music Education, String Emphasis, August 2004

Honors: University Graduate Fellow

Oberlin College and Conservatory of Music, Oberlin, OH                                                       

Bachelor of Music in Music Education and Bachelor of Arts in English Literature, May 2000

Honors: Phi Beta Kappa National Honor Society, 2000


Stephanie Bedker is an Associate in Freeman Mathis & Gary, LLP’s Las Vegas office. She helps clients navigate complex civil litigation and provides efficient and effective solutions. Her practice focuses on civil litigation, with an emphasis on negligence, personal injury, premises liability, and municipal liability. In addition, Stephanie has extensive experience handling bad faith litigation matters for her clients.  

With over fifteen years of teaching experience prior to entering the legal field, Stephanie utilizes her unique skills to educate and advocate for her clients. She has represented school districts and other municipalities in defending civil rights claims and businesses in litigating a variety of commercial and corporate litigation, including employment, contract, and personal injury cases.

Prior to legal practice, Stephanie was a middle and elementary school music teacher, and she attended law school as a part-time night student while continuing to teach at a Title I school within the Clark County School District in Las Vegas. She is a proficient violinist with thirty years of violin instruction and performance. Outside of the office, she enjoys international travel and aid work, reading, and fostering kittens for local shelters.

Bar Admissions


State Bar of Nevada

Representative Cases & Clients
  • Obtaining summary judgment in personal injury case on behalf of a national car rental agency in a case of first impression in Nevada.
  • Defending a school district against a class action lawsuit, leading to settlement resolution.
  • Obtaining multiple dismissals of lawsuits against mortgage lenders and servicers involving claims of fraud and alleged violations of Nevada’s Homeowners Bill of Rights.
  • Defending a well-known entertainment venue in class action litigation where independent contractors sought to retract prior contractual agreement and pursue employment wages and benefits.
  • Obtaining judgment in favor of a client while upholding contractual choice of laws and venue provisions in a highly contested healthcare dispute on behalf of the State of Nevada.
  • American Bar Association
  • Clark County Bar Association
  • Society of Advocates, 2014-2016
  • Phi Beta Kappa National Honor Society
  • Pi Kappa Lambda National Honor Society
Awards and Recognition
  • Super Lawyer Rising Star, 2021-2022
  • CALI Awards for Lawyering Processing II and Lawyering & Psychology
  • Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada, Las Vegas, NV –
    • Pro Bono 100 Hours Club, 2017
    • Pro Bono 200 Hours Club, 2018
    • Pro Bono 50 Hours Club, 2019