First Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program Coming to Nevada

Nevada’s first osteopathic fellowship program has the green light. The American Osteopathic Association approved Nathan Adelson Hospice for a Hospice and Palliative Medicine Program. The program is a collaboration between the hospice and Touro University Nevada. This is a first-of-its-kind fellowship in Nevada and one of only 11 in the nation, according to a recent statement… [More...]

Gordon Silver Lawyers Selected as 2014 Super Lawyers

26 Lawyers from Las Vegas Office in Mountain States Super Lawyers Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that eighteen of the firm’s Las Vegas-based lawyers have been selected for inclusion in the 2014 edition of Mountain States Super Lawyers. In addition, eight lawyers were selected as Rising Stars. Gordon Silver lawyers listed as Super Lawyers… [More...]

Young Lawyers Section Of State Bar To Provide Free Legal Assistance To Senior Citizens

The Young Lawyers Section (YLS) of the State Bar of Nevada, in collaboration with Nevada Legal Services and Southern Nevada Senior Law Program, is hosting “Serving Seniors,” a free legal assistance clinic for senior citizens. The event will be held on April 24, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the East Las Vegas… [More...]

Industry Focus: Power Women

A group of Nevada’s power women recently met at the offices of Gordon Silver to discuss the trends and obstacles facing their industry.

Women executives are no longer a novelty in board rooms. They represent a growing percentage of businesses across the state. Nevertheless, women face a unique set of challenges and many believe the glass ceiling has not yet shattered. Recently, a group of successful female executives met at the Las Vegas offices of Gordon Silver to discuss… [More...]

Officials Break Ground on Moapa Paiute Tribe Solar Project

The first utility-scale solar project on tribal land is underway in Southern Nevada. U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (NV) joined representatives from the Moapa Band of Piautes and executives from First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) and the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) to kick off construction on the 250 Megawatt power… [More...]

Gordon Silver Attorney Galin Elected Director Japan America Society Of Nevada

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that Richard L. Galin has been elected Director of the Japan America Society of Nevada.

Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce that Richard L. Galin, of counsel in the firm’s Las Vegas office, has been elected Director of the Japan America Society of Nevada. Galin focuses his practice in the areas of corporate, financial and commercial law, including mergers and acquisitions, complex commercial contracts, capital-raising, securities regulation, corporate governance,… [More...]

Nevada State Bank Expanding Mortgage Team to Meet Demand

Nevada State Bank is “gearing up” for increased mortgage demand. The bank is expanding its team of loan officers to handle a purchase market that is picking up steam, according to a recent statement. “While other organizations are downsizing the large refinance teams they have built over the last few years, Nevada State Bank is growing… [More...]

Gordon Silver Attorney Galin Elected To State Bar Section Board

Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce that Richard L. Galin has been elected Vice Chairman of the State Bar of Nevada Administrative Law Section.

Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce that Richard L. Galin, of counsel in the firm’s Las Vegas office, has been elected Vice Chairman of the State Bar of Nevada Administrative Law Section. Galin focuses his practice in various areas of financial and commercial law in which he deals frequently with administrative agencies and advises… [More...]

Hamm and Schwarz Move To Senior Counsel

Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce that Gabrielle A. Hamm and Joel Z. Schwarz have become senior counsel at the firm.

Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce that Gabrielle A. Hamm and Joel Z. Schwarz have become senior counsel at the firm. Hamm’s practice focuses on the areas of business restructuring and insolvency, commercial law and creditors’ rights. Her diverse practice includes representing debtors, creditors and trustees in bankruptcy cases. Hamm received her J.D., cum laude,… [More...]

Industry Focus: Healthcare

A group of Nevada’s healthcare leaders recently met at the offices of Gordon Silver to discuss the trends and obstacles facing their industry.

Nevada’s healthcare industry continues to see an increasing number of challenges. With the rollout of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and the ongoing issue of physician and specialist shortages, healthcare executives in the Silver State are working to adapt while ensuring quality care for their fellow Nevadans. A group of Nevada’s healthcare leaders recently met… [More...]

Home Prices Up 24 Percent

Home prices in Southern Nevada are continuing to rise. The median price of existing homes for December is up 24 percent from the same time last year, according to statistics recently released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors (GLVAR). “Local homeowners should be happy with the strong appreciation we’ve seen over the past… [More...]

Gordon Silver Announced As Winner of 12th Annual M&A Advisor Awards; Winner of Best Chapter 11 Reorganization

Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce that the firm has been selected as a winner of the 12th Annual M&A Advisor Awards by The M&A Advisor.

Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce that the firm has been selected as a winner of the 12th Annual M&A Advisor Awards by The M&A Advisor.  Gordon Silver’s work on the Chapter 11 Reorganization of Ahern Rentals won in Professional Services (B-to-B) category for deals over $100mm.   For a full list of group members involved, click here. … [More...]

Equity Office Announces Rebranding of Hughes Center

Equity Office Properties, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Blackstone, recently announced the rebranding of the Hughes Center to HC | Hughes Center.

LAS VEGAS – Equity Office Properties, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Blackstone, recently announced the rebranding of the Hughes Center to HC | Hughes Center. With the recent acquisition of the office campus, Equity Office will be bringing new offerings to current and prospective tenants. While this rebranding will bring some enhancements to HC | Hughes… [More...]

Industry Focus: Attorneys

Recently, a group of Nevada attorneys met at the offices of First Security Bank to discuss the trends and challenges facing their industry.

The Nevada legal industry has been witness to a multitude of changes in recent years and has had the difficult job of protecting their clients in trying times. From a recession to a slow recovering economy and the integration of new technologies, attorneys in the Silver State have learned to be ready for anything. Recently,… [More...]

Gordon Silver Honored at 2013 Pro Bono Awards Luncheon

Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce their selection as Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada’s 2013 Pro Bono Firm of the Year.

Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce their selection as Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada’s 2013 Pro Bono Firm of the Year.  The 13th Annual Pro Bono Awards Luncheon was held December 6, 2013 at the Rio Hotel & Casino, and was hosted by the Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada.  Thomas H. Fell, shareholder in… [More...]

Non-Residential Real Estate Holdings Down, Residential Up Among Affluent Nevadans

Holdings in non-residential real estate have given way to more residential investments among affluent Nevadans in recent decades. However, this trend may change according to the 12th edition of the “High Net Worth Report” by The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank. Currently, close to 19 percent of households in the top 10 percent of… [More...]

Gordon Silver Lawyer Beattie Selected As Pro Bono Volunteer Of Month

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that Eunice M. Beattie has been selected as Pro Bono Volunteer of the Month by the Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada.

Gordon Silver, Ltd. is pleased to announce that Eunice M. Beattie has been selected as Pro Bono Volunteer of the Month by the Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada.  Beattie was recognized at an award presentation held at the Eighth Judicial District Court Civil Judge’s Meeting on October 30, 2013. “We are proud of Eunice’s… [More...]

Gordon Silver Attorney Gentile Appointed Honorary Consul for Republic Of Italy

Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce that shareholder, Dominic P. Gentile, has been appointed as Honorary Consul for the Republic of Italy.

Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce that shareholder, Dominic P. Gentile, has been appointed as Honorary Consul for the Republic of Italy.  Gentile will be working closely with the Consulate General office in Los Angeles. Gentile is chairman of the firm’s Government Investigations & Business Crimes Department.  He possesses unequaled expertise in the areas of civil,… [More...]

Gordon Silver Attorney Rezac New President of Step2 Board of Directors

Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce that Molly R. Rezac has been elected to a two-year term as president of the Board of Directors for Step2, Inc.

Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce that Molly R. Rezac, a shareholder in the firm’s Reno office, has been elected to a two-year term as president of the Board of Directors for Step2, Inc. Rezac’s practice focuses on all types of employment litigation matters including discrimination claims under Title VII, the Americas with Disabilities… [More...]

Historic Train Depot in Reno to House Combined Brewery and Distillery

The historic Nevada-California-Oregon Railway Depot in Reno will house the Silver State’s first combined brewery and distillery. This is according to a statement released by Reno natives Chris Shanks and Brandon Wright, who have partnered with a “long-time Nevada family” to transform the downtown building. The business, dubbed The Depot Craft Provisions Company, is expected… [More...]

Gordon Silver Ranked in 2014 Best Law Firms By U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that we have been ranked in the 2014 "Best Law Firms" list by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers.

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that we have been ranked in the 2014 “Best Law Firms” list by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® in the following areas: Administrative / Regulatory Law Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law Criminal Defense: White-Collar and Non-White-Collar Gaming Law Intellectual Property Land… [More...]

Legal Opinions 2013

Legal Opinions is an invaluable tool for business professionals and certainly an issue to keep on the shelf for future reference.

Attorneys, like doctors, have highly specialized skills that are in high demand, especially in today’s increasingly legalistic world. The following pages feature a special report that gives the reader the opportunity to receive legal advice at a fraction of the cost (in essence 100 percent off the lawyer’s normal rates). The following pages offer free… [More...]