Ketan Bhirud Appointed to Board of Directors for the Southern Nevada chapter of the American Red Cross

Las Vegas, NV – We are pleased to announce that Lionel Sawyer & Collins attorney Ketan D. Bhirud has joined the Board of Directors of the American Red Cross, Southern Nevada chapter. The American Red Cross provides compassionate care to those in need through five service areas: disaster relief, supporting American military families, as the largest national source of blood donations, providing health and safety courses and delivering international services. Founded in 1917, the local chapter serves communities throughout the region, including Las Vegas, North Las Vegas, Henderson, Boulder City, Laughlin, Sandy Valley, Indian Springs, Good Springs, Overton, Logandale, Moapa, Mesquite, Lincoln, Nye and Esmeralda Counties.

Mr. Bhirud is an attorney in the Firm’s Litigation Department. His practice focuses primarily on commercial litigation, complex civil litigation and real estate disputes. He also serves as local counsel for foreign corporations involved in litigation in Nevada. He received his J.D. from the University of Minnesota Law School cum laude in 2006 and moved to Nevada to join the Firm. Since his arrival in town, Mr. Bhirud has become actively involved in the community, as a graduate of the Henderson Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership program (Class of 2011) and a founding director of Grid – The Nevada Energy Network.

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