Dane W. Anderson is a shareholder and practices in all areas of commercial and general civil litigation.  He has represented a wide range of business and individual clients, including local and national companies, contractors, property owners, homeowners' associations, charter schools and law firms.

Mr. Anderson has litigated, among other things, contract disputes, property disputes, tort actions, mechanic's lien issues, premises liability and cases involving misappropriation of trade secrets.  Mr. Anderson has also represented charter schools and individual clients in the area of education law.  He has represented clients in both complex and simple litigation matters in the state and federal courts of Nevada and California, as well in mediation and arbitration proceedings.


Before joining Woodburn and Wedge, Mr. Anderson was a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Connie J. Steinheimer of the Second Judicial District Court.


  • Juris Doctor, Santa Clara University, 1999
    • Member, Honors Moot Court Board
    • Emery Academic Scholarship Award
    • Certificate of Excellence in Legal Analysis, Research and Writing
  • Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, University of Washington, 1995


  • State Bar of Nevada, 1999
  • State Bar of California, 2001
  • U.S. District Court, District of Nevada
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
  • U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit


  • Former Vice President, Rotary New Generations of Reno
  • 2011 Class of Leadership Reno Sparks, Reno Sparks Chamber of Commerce



  • Business Litigation
  • General Civil Litigation
  • Personal Injury and Torts