Jamie Resch is the founder of Resch Law, PLLC d/b/a Conviction Solutions. Before attending law school at Northern Illinois University in 1996, Mr. Resch worked as a non-sworn officer for the Oshkosh Police Department and received a B.A. in Criminal Justice from the University of Wisconsin – Oshkosh. Following law school, Mr. Resch moved to Las Vegas, where he passed the bar exam in 1999. After working at various civil litigation law firms, in 2005 Mr. Resch became a deputy attorney general at the Nevada Office of the Attorney General in the Special Prosecutions Division. In the ten years that followed, Mr. Resch handled all manner of complicated criminal prosecution and criminal appeal cases, including work on several death penalty cases. Mr. Resch was quickly promoted to Senior Deputy Attorney General, and in 2014 served as Chief Deputy Attorney General of the Special Prosecutions Division. As part of that position, Mr. Resch also served as head of the Attorney General’s Public Integrity Unit, where he oversaw complex criminal prosecutions involving charges against state employees and public officials involving charges such as perjury, wiretapping, and fraud.
Mr. Resch has successfully presented criminal post-conviction and appellate matters to the Nevada Supreme Court, United States District Court, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and even the United States Supreme Court. He has presented oral argument to the Ninth Circuit on several occasions and written thousands of pages of briefing in various criminal appeals. In addition, Mr. Resch is an experienced trial attorney and prosecutor, as he has successfully handled criminal cases throughout the State of Nevada which involved everything from trespassing all the way through sexual offenses and murder. Many of his cases involved state employees or public officials, which thereby featured many unique and sensitive aspects.
Mr. Resch has had a lifelong devotion to our criminal justice system and is ready to find solutions to whatever issues you or a loved one may be facing.
Jonathan (Jon) Chagoya
Jonathan (Jon) Chagoya is the law clerk at Conviction Solutions, and likely one of the first people you will interact with when contacting the office. He is a third-year law student at the University of Nevada – Las Vegas’ William S. Boyd School of Law, and previously earned a Master’s degree and a Bachelor’s of Science in Communication from Arizona State University.
Jon is a veteran of the United States Army who served 14 years on Active Duty and continues to serve as an Army Reservist. While on Active Duty, Jon served on deployments to Iraq, Afghanistan, and the Sahel, in support of operations across the globe. In addition to his normal duties, Jon served as a Recruiter and a Foreign Language Instructor at the Defense Language Institute, providing French language instruction for trainees from all military service branches.
Since leaving active military service, Jon has sought ways to serve the communities closest to his heart – veterans, families, elders, and marginalized groups. During his Master’s program in Arizona, Jon served his fellow veterans by working at Arizona State University’s Pat Tillman Veterans and interned with Special Olympics International, assisting with the creation of a program intended to further that organization’s support of persons with intellectual disabilities. While a law student in Nevada, he has taught community family law classes with the Legal Aid Society of Southern Nevada, participated in the Partners in Pro Bono program, and externed in Clark County’s Eighth Judicial District Family Court.
Jon will be remaining with Conviction Solutions after he graduates and passes the bar, continuing to serve our clientele as an associate attorney.