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Nelson F. Cutter (Retired)

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(RETIRED) Nelson F. Cutter is a highly experienced legal professional with a background in divorce & family law. Having practiced family law for 30 years and been a former prosecutor, Mr. Cutter knows his way around a courtroom. Four of his 20 years of experience have been at White Sands Missile Range where he was Chief of Legal Assistance and Ft. Hood, Texas. His experience as a family attorney and a high school teacher gives him insight into delicate custodial situations.

Mr. Cutter is a retired reservist (with some prior enlisted experience).

Background and Experience

United States Army, JAG Corps, Legal Assistance
Fort Hood, Killeen, Texas (2007-2008)

Chief of Legal Assistance
White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico, from 1985-1988

Los Angeles Unified School District
Monroe High School, North Hills, CA (2000-2003)

Nelson F. Cutter, Attorney at Law
Las Cruces, NM and El Paso, TX (1988-2000)

Deputy District Attorney for El Paso County, Colorado
Colorado Springs, Colorado (1983-1985)


Juris Doctorate Dec 1983
Pepperdine School of Law

Masters in Business Administration June 1980
California Lutheran University

B.S. in Agriculture June 1975
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

Bar Admissions

Admitted to practice law: State of California (1983)

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