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...]

Industry Focus: Technology

Executives representing technology and communication companies met to discuss the challenges of their industry as options and demands become more complex.

Technology continues to be one of the fastest growing industries in today’s world, showing no signs of slowing down. Recently, executives representing technology and communication companies across the state met at the Las Vegas offices of Gordon Silver to discuss the challenges of their industry as options and demands become more complex. Connie Brennan, publisher… [More...]

Several SBA Loan Requirements Eliminated

The U.S. Small Business Administration made significant changes in qualification for SBA 504 loans. The changes include elimination of “the personal resource test” and “the nine-month rule”. These modifications mean businesses will have an easier time qualifying for SBA loans, according to a recent statement by TMC Financing. “By eliminating the nine-month rule for expenditures, businesses that have… [More...]

Gordon Silver Contributes to DJs for PJs Community Service Drive

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that attorneys and staff participated in the twelfth annual DJs for PJs Community Service Drive this past week. Along with participation at the event, the firm raised over $1,100 in cash/gift cards/pajamas for the cause. Six members of the firm also participated in the first annual Pajama 5k/1M Run/Walk… [More...]

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...]