Industry Focus: Attorneys

Attorneys throughout the state recently met at the Las Vegas offices of City National Bank to discuss the trends and challenges facing their industry.

As Nevada’s economy sees improvements in a variety of industries, law firms continue to evolve in order to prepare for the future and better serve their clients. Recently, a group of Nevada attorneys met at the Las Vegas offices of City National Bank to discuss the trends and challenges facing their industry. Connie Brennan, publisher and CEO of Nevada Business Magazine, … [Read more...]

Nevada State Senator to Speak at Chamber Legislative Breakfast

Nevada State Senate Minority Leader Michael Roberson will be the guest speaker during the Henderson Chamber of Commerce’s legislative breakfast.

Sen. Michael Roberson to discuss legislative issues impacting business leaders at Henderson Chamber’s Oct. 14 event HENDERSON, Nev. – Nevada State Senate Minority Leader Michael Roberson (R-Henderson) will be the guest speaker during the Henderson Chamber of Commerce’s legislative breakfast from 7 to 9 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 14. The event will take place at Terrace Banquet … [Read 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 attorneys and the top 10 … [Read more...]

Mind Lock: Protecting Intellectual Property

The biggest mistake companies make when it comes to their intellectual property is failing to fully identify and protect it, experts said.

The biggest mistake companies make when it comes to their intellectual property is failing to fully identify and protect it, experts said. The consequences can be disastrous and expensive. “Intellectual property is becoming more and more important as our economy changes into an idea-based economy from a manufacturing-based one,” said Charles Lombino, an intellectual property … [Read more...]

What has the greatest potential to improve Nevada’s economy?

What has the greatest potential to improve Nevada’s economy?

“Quality education and healthcare are key to the diversification of our employment base, which will bring businesses and individuals to Southern Nevada and positively impact our economy.” Joselyn Cousins • Vice President, Community Development, United Way of Southern Nevada “Not a single event or government program will solve Nevada’s economic problems, but understanding … [Read more...]

What is the greatest lesson you learned from your parents?

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“Make time to spend with friends and family, relax, and take well-deserved vacations.  You’re hard work to become successful in your career is ultimately meaningless if you fail to also enjoy life and the people who surround you.” Sarah E. Harmon, Esq. • Partner, Bailey Kennedy “My father taught me to never ever be afraid of work. It does not matter what you do, but do it … [Read more...]