NV Real Estate Expert Witness

JC Melvin - REAL ESTATE expert witness

NV Real Estate Expert Witness

Retaining JC and fees


     Upon a phone consultation and agreement to work together on a case or issue, an up to date CV, resume (with recent case history) and consulting agreement with fee structure will be provided.  Fees have remained the same since January 1, 2006 and a $3,500, non-refundable, retainer is required of employing law firms.  A larger retainer may be requested of individuals not represented by legal counsel.  Melvin is considered one of Nevada's premier real estate consultants and provides expert opinions in property litigation and disputes.

Curriculum Vitae of:

JC Melvin, Realtor

Corporate Broker - Keller Williams Realty The Marketplace, Las Vegas & Henderson

Earned Designations:

Realtor, Member of the National Association of Realtors (NAR), 1981 to present

SRS - Seller Representation Specialist, SRS Council 2007

GRI - Graduate REALTOR Institute, 1986

CRS - Certified Residential Specialist, Residential Sales Council-National Association of Realtors, 1988

ABR - Accredited Buyer Representative, Buyer's Council, NAR 1997

LTG - Leadership Training Graduate, Woman's Council of Realtors, 2003

PMN - Performance Management Network, WCR, 2004

ITI - Instructor Training Institute (Trainer), 1 of 11 nationally, 1995 

​GREEN - Issued by NAR, 2005

Accreditations and Recognition:

Honored as the "2014 Realtor of the Year" by the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors (GLVAR)

Honored as the 2009 "Nevada Distinguished Realtor of the Year" by The Nevada Association of Realtors (NVAR)

Entered into the "Realtor Hall of Fame", 2005 by GLVAR

Recipient, honorable mention, Instructor of the Year, National Association of Realtors, 1997

Recipient, Annual Ronn Reiss Educational Award, GLVAR, 1995

Instructor of the Year, 1996, 2011 & 2018, Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors

Recipient, Joe Nolan Award, 2002 by the Nevada Association of Realtors

Recipient, Gene Nebeker Memorial Award, 2004 by the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors 

Honored as "Realtor of the Month" twice, Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors


Graduate Marin Catholic High School, 1970

See additional designations above

Professional Experience:

Education Chairman, Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors, 1986

Education Chairman, Nevada Association of Realtors, 1991, 1994

Education Chairman, Woman's Council of Realtors, State & Local Chapters, 1995, 1996, 2001

Education Chairman, Commercial Marketing Group, 2008-2009

Chairman, Agency Task Force, State of Nevada Real Estate Division, 1989, 1990 & 1991

"Duties Owed" Task Force, State of Nevada, 2004-2005

Chairman, Risk Reduction Committee, Nevada Association of Realtors, 1992

Chairman, PR Committee, State and Local Association, 2008

Chairman, Public Relations, Nevada Association of Realtors, 2010

Chairman, Strategic Planning Committee, Nevada Association of Realtors, 2008

Chairman, Board of Trustees, NVAR Leadership Program, 2000, 2001, 2002

Dean, Board of Trustees, GLVAR Leadership Program, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

President of the Nevada Chapter of the Real Estate Educators Association, 2003-2004

Member of the National Speakers Association since 2004

Member of the National Association of Realtors since 1981

Member of the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors since 1981 

Work Experience:

Trainer for the United States Agency for International Development

Eastern Europe 1996 & 1997

International Teaching Assignments; Poland, Russia, Ukraine & Romania

Licensed in real estate since 1981, Broker since November, 1991

Regulatory Compliance Manager for C-21 MoneyWorld, 1997-2003

Trainer, Local, State and National: Featured speakers at the National Association of Realtors National Conventions; San Francisco, New Orleans, Orlando and Washington DC.

Corporate Broker for Keller Williams Realty, 2004 - Present

President - JC Melvin Seminars, Inc - An education, training and consulting firm, 2004 - Present

Providing expert opinions in Las Vegas and statewide since 1991