Brooks Kern


Affiliations and Awards

State Bar of Nevada
State Bar of Oregon (Inactive)
Member, Washoe County Bar Association


Gonzaga University, B.A., Political Science and Government; Minor, Philosophy, 2015.

Lewis & Clark Law School, J.D., cum laude, 2019

Online Journal Editor, Environmental Law

Law Clerk, Hon. Michael J. McShane, U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon, 2019 – 2021

Contact Information:

Phone: 775.324.5930


Brooks Kern is an attorney with Leach Kern Gruchow Anderson Song. Brooks is licensed to practice before all courts in the State of Nevada. After graduating from Lewis & Clark in 2019, Brooks clerked for the Honorable Michael J. McShane in the U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon. While in law school, Brooks was a Legal Research and Writing fellow for Professor Aliza Kaplan, interned for the Metropolitan Public Defender’s office in Portland, Oregon, and spent the summer of 2018 as a summer associate with LKG’s Las Vegas office.

A Reno native, Brooks spends his free time reading, playing soccer, and spending quality time with his wife, Taylor, their daughters, Rowan and Miller, and their two cats, Klaus and Chowder.