Leon F. Mead II Esq., founder of Mead Law Group LLP, has been consistently honored for his excellence in the field of law. His area of practice is almost exclusively construction law for 30 years. Mead represents public and private owners, developers, contractors, specialty contractors, construction managers, material suppliers, and design professionals.
Mead has been recognized in Super Lawyers Mountain States Top Attorney, Construction Litigation, in 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020. He has also been honored with Top 75 Lawyers (2010-2011), Super Lawyers®, Construction Litigation-Business Edition (2011), Super Lawyers, Construction Litigation-Corporate Counsel Edition (2009-2010), and Nevada Super Lawyers, Construction Litigation (2007-2008). Super Lawyers is a legal rating service in the legal field with rankings based on peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual list compiles a comprehensive and diverse listing of the top 5 percent of outstanding attorneys in each state.
His expertise and excellence have been recognized as one of the “Best Lawyers in America” annually from 2006 through 2021 in Best Lawyers®. In 2013 & 2015, Mead was selected as “Construction Lawyer of the Year in Las Vegas” by Best Lawyers®. Only one lawyer in each practice area and community is honored with the “Lawyer of the Year” award. Best Lawyers is a national peer-reviewed lawyer-ranking service highlighting the top 6 percent of attorneys in private practice by state, city, and legal field for more than 30 years.
Mead’s work is also recognized by his 2006-2020 Tier 1 Construction Litigation ranking by Chambers USA®; AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubble® in both Attorney and Judicial Editions, selection as a Fellow by the Litigation Counsel of America® and Construction Litigation Counsel of America®, as a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation®, 2015 Associate Member of the Year of the Nevada Contractors Association®, 2007, Associate Member of the Year of the Nevada Framing Contractors Association®, and as the 2005 Associate member of the Year by the Associated General Contractors, Las Vegas Chapter®.
As the Managing Partner of Mead Law Group LLP, Mead has significant experience in many areas, including construction contract preparation, negotiation, and implementation;, litigation, arbitration, mediation, construction claims, mechanics lien remedies, and professional licensing.
Mead practiced law in Nevada, California and Texas, as well as the United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit. Mr. Mead obtained his Bachelor of Arts in psychology from Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, California, and Juris Doctor from Loyola Law School of Los Angeles, California. Mead served as an Adjunct Professor, Construction Law, William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
A member of the American Bar Association and other professional groups, Mead has contributed to books, articles, and seminars on construction law topics and is the founder of the Nevada Association of Construction Council.
For more information, visit meadlawgroup.com.
ABOUT MEAD LAW GROUP LLP
Founded in 2016 by Leon F. Mead II, Esq., Mead Law Group offers over a quarter-century construction industry focus with big law firm experience and small firm focus. Consistently awarded with accolades from the top legal rating services, its business approach is focused on clients, not on billable hours, hourly rates, or over-processed work product. Mead Law Group LLP attorneys and staff offer specific expertise, common sense, and business savvy. For more information, visit meadlawgroup.com.