LAS VEGAS– Snell & Wilmer is pleased to announce that Michael S. Alires, an attorney in the firm’s Las Vegas office, was recently selected to participate in the Vegas Chamber’s Leadership Las Vegas program. Alires is one of 60 local community leaders representing a wide variety of industries, including private, nonprofit, and public-sector institutions, in the intensive 10-month program.
Leadership Las Vegas empowers recognized, senior-level leaders with additional knowledge, skills and relationships to advance and deepen their community impact. Through lectures, discussions, on-site visits, simulations, projects and other leadership development activities, Leadership Las Vegas class members receive in-depth exposure to the critical issues facing Southern Nevada and are challenged to apply their talents towards improving the community. The members were selected through a competitive and highly selective application and interview process.
“I am incredibly honored to join the 2022 Leadership Las Vegas Class,” said Alires. “As a Las Vegas native, I look forward to working alongside my fellow classmates to learn valuable skills that will help us serve our communities across Southern Nevada.”
Michael is an associate in the firm’s real estate practice group. Primarily, he aids real estate developers in acquiring raw land for development. He assists his residential home developer clients in establishing homeowner associations for new communities and maintaining compliance throughout the community’s build-out. Additionally, he helps clients navigate commercial lease review, commercial real estate acquisitions and other real estate negotiations. Alires received his J.D. from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas William S. Boyd School of Law and his B.A. and M.A. from Lincoln Christian University.
About Snell & Wilmer
Founded in 1938, Snell & Wilmer is a full-service business law firm with more than 450 attorneys practicing in 16 locations throughout the United States and in Mexico, including Las Vegas and Reno, Nevada; Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona; Los Angeles, Orange County and San Diego, California; Denver, Colorado; Washington, D.C.; Boise, Idaho; Albuquerque, New Mexico; Portland, Oregon; Dallas, Texas; Salt Lake City, Utah; Seattle, Washington; and Los Cabos, Mexico. The firm represents clients ranging from large, publicly traded corporations to small businesses, individuals and entrepreneurs. For more information, visit swlaw.com.