Reno Gordon Silver Attorney Named Washoe County Member at Large for State Bar of Nevada’s Appellate Litigation Section

Gordon Silver announced that Anjali Webster was recently selected as a Member at Large for the State Bar of Nevada’s Appellate Litigation Section.

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that Anjali Webster was recently selected as the Washoe County Member at Large for the State Bar of Nevada’s Appellate Litigation Section for 2014-2015. “I’m pleased to serve in this capacity with the Appellate Litigation Section,” Webster said. “I’m in great company with the other officers in this section… [More…]

Dickson Realty Awarded Revitalization Award

Dickson Realty Awarded Revitalization Award from Truckee Donner Chamber of Commerce Dickson Realty has been awarded the 2014 large company Revitalization Award from the Truckee Donner Chamber of Commerce in honor of its new 7,048 square foot office building in Truckee. The award recognizes new construction and/or renovation projects that help make Truckee more visually… [More…]

Gordon Silver Ranked In 2015 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 2015 “Best Law Firms” list by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers. The firm received a Tier 1 ranking in the following areas: Administrative / Regulatory Law Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law Criminal Defense: White-Collar… [More…]

Legal Opinions 2014: A Resource for Doing Business in Nevada

Attorneys throughout Nevada, specializing in a variety of areas, have pooled their collective knowledge in the Legal Opinions special report.

For the third year in a row, attorneys throughout Nevada, specializing in a variety of areas, have pooled their collective knowledge in the Legal Opinions special report. The following pages feature several well-respected attorneys offering up their expertise in the form of articles written on subjects ranging from collections to litigation and due diligence. An… [More…]

Five Ways to Avoid Litigation

Litigation is an expensive endeavor to all parties involved, not just financially, but also the lost opportunity costs associated.

The reality of today’s world is that we live in a litigious society. Litigation is an expensive endeavor to all parties involved, not just financially, but also the lost opportunity costs associated with the amount of time spent litigating the case rather than focusing on your business itself. The best way to avoid litigation is… [More…]

Kathleen M. Brady Joins Gordon Silver

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that Kathleen M. Brady has joined our firm as an associate in our Reno office.

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that Kathleen M. Brady has joined our firm as an associate in our Reno office.  She will be a member of our Commercial Litigation and Appellate practice groups. “We are excited to have Kathleen join our Reno office,” said John Desmond, Gordon Silver’s Reno managing partner. “She is a… [More…]

Park Place Infiniti Sponsors Smiles for Survivors; Governor Approves Solar Tax Incentives

Park Place Infiniti Sponsors Smiles for Survivors Park Place Infiniti is sponsoring the fourth annual Blow Out Breast Cancer event, presented by the Smiles for Survivors foundation and Square Colour Salon and Spa. [Read More…] Governor’s Office of Energy Approves Solar Tax Incentives Highlighting its commitment to renewable energy in Nevada, the Governor’s Office of Energy… [More…]

Gordon Silver’s Jeffrey Silver Appointed to UNLV Tier 1 Subcommittee

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that Jeffrey A. Silver has been appointed to the UNLV Tier 1 Subcommittee on Community Engagement and Resources.

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that attorney Jeffrey A. Silver has been appointed to the University of Nevada, Las Vegas’s (UNLV) Tier 1 Subcommittee on Community Engagement and Resources. The Path to Tier 1 is intended to make UNLV a Carnegie Tier 1 Research University with the goal of bringing UNLV into the top… [More…]

Industry Focus: Accountants

Nevada Accountants recently met at the Las Vegas offices of Gordon Silver to discuss the challenges in their industry.

With looming regulatory changes and increasingly complex tax laws, accountants must keep pace in order to remain as trusted advisors for business owners. Recently, Nevada accounting executives met at the Las Vegas offices of Gordon Silver to discuss the challenges in their industry. Connie Brennan, publisher of Nevada Business Magazine, served as moderator for the… [More…]

Employment Law: Attorneys Speak Out

To learn the complicated ins and outs of employment law, we went to six attorneys that are at the top of their field and experienced in employment law.

To learn the complicated ins and outs of employment law, it’s best to go straight to the source. The following pages highlight six attorneys that are at the top of their field and are experienced in employment law. These attorneys were each asked to share advice with Nevada Business Magazine readers and responded to a… [More…]

Downtown Summerlin Job Fair; Three Nonprofits Partner to Help Homeless Youth

Downtown Summerlin Announces Upcoming Job Fair The Howard Hughes Corporation (NYSE: HHC) announced details for the highly-anticipated job fair for Downtown Summerlin. Job seekers will be able to learn about and apply for jobs in the Summerlin Ballroom at Red Rock Resort on Wednesday, August 27 from 11am – 7pm. [Read More…] Three Nonprofits Work Together to… [More…]

Reno Gordon Silver Attorney Named To Best Lawyers

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that John P. Desmond was recently selected as a member of “Best Lawyers."

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that John P. Desmond was recently selected as a member of “Best Lawyers” in the 2015 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. He was named “Best Lawyer” in Appellate Practice and Commercial Litigation. Attorneys were selected in various practice areas based on high peer reviews. After more than… [More…]

Two Las Vegas Gordon Silver Attorneys Named Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that two attorneys in the Las Vegas office were recently named 2014-2015 “Lawyer of the Year” in Best Lawyers in America in the Las Vegas area. Gregory E. Garman was named 2014-2015 “Lawyer of the Year” in the Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law category. Jeffrey… [More…]

Twelve Gordon Silver Las Vegas Attorneys Named Best Lawyers

August 18, 2014 – Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that twelve attorneys in their Las Vegas office were recently selected as “Best Lawyers” in the 2015 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Attorneys were selected in various practice areas based on high peer reviews. The following attorneys were designated as “Best Lawyers”: ·      Christine A.… [More…]

Industry Focus: Public Servants

Public Servants executives across the state met at the Las Vegas offices of Gordon Silver to discuss the challenges in their industry.

A public servant is anyone who serves the people, from Nevada’s elected officials to those serving in our public agencies. What isn’t often evident is that many of them do a sometimes thankless job for little pay because they have a passion for service. From door-to-door campaigning to working to raise ever-increasing amounts of necessary… [More…]

Vegas Home Prices Rise, Market Sees More Traditional Buyers

The median price of an existing single-family home sold in Southern Nevada during June was $199,900 – the highest mark since September 2008. This is according to recent statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR). The median price is 2.5 percent higher than May and up over 14 percent compared to June… [More…]

Gordon Silver Lawyers Receive Top Super Lawyers Honors

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that six of our lawyers have been selected for inclusion in the Top 100 in the 2014 edition of Mountain States Super Lawyers. In addition to being named in the top 100, Michael Feder was listed in the Top 10 Super Lawyers. Erika Pike Turner (Business Litigation) was listed… [More…]

Hospice Collecting School Supplies for Students in Need

Nathan Adelson Hospice locations will serve as drop-off points to collect school supplies for local elementary students. The hospice will be collecting supplies for students at Robert L. Taylor and Sunrise Acres elementary schools. The drive continues until Aug. 18. “Many schools unfortunately suffer from a lack of funding, and a large number of students… [More…]

Jeffrey Silver Elected Vice-Chairman of Board of Directors for Mob Museum

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Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that Jeffrey A. Silver has been elected Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Mob Museum. Silver previously served as a member of the museum’s Board and as Treasurer. He has been affiliated with the Mob Museum since 2010, and was among the individuals involved in the early… [More…]

Joanna Myers Joins Gordon Silver

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that Joanna M. Myers has joined our firm as an associate in our Las Vegas office.

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that Joanna M. Myers has joined our firm as an associate in our Las Vegas office.  She will be a member of our Intellectual Property and Entertainment & Sports practice groups. “We are happy to have Joanna join our team,” said Gordon Silver managing partner Gregory E. Garman, “She… [More…]

Jeffrey Silver Named To Chambers USA 2014

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that Jeffrey A. Silver has been named in Chambers USA 2014 list in Gaming and Licensing.  He has been categorized in the highly selective “Band 1” for Nevada. “I am pleased to be recognized by this prestigious publication,” Silver said. “It is also an honor to be listed with… [More…]

Legal Elite 2014: Nevada’s Top Attorneys

This year’s Legal Elite polling garnered 6,454 nominations of attorneys from across the Silver State, highlighting top attorneys as chosen by their peers.

This year’s Legal Elite polling garnered 6,454 nominations of attorneys from across the Silver State. This annual list highlights Nevada’s top attorneys as chosen by their peers. All votes are based on nominations from other attorneys and the following pages highlight the top vote getters in Northern Nevada, Southern Nevada, the Best Up and Coming… [More…]