Holland & Hart LLP is pleased to announce the election of 16 partners effective January 1, 2022. Two Las Vegas-based attorneys have been elected to the firm’s partnership: J. Malcolm (Jay) DeVoy and Jessica Whelan.
“I’m delighted to welcome this talented, diverse group of lawyers to the firm’s partnership,” said Chris Balch, firm chair. “Each of them has demonstrated a commitment to our clients and the firm’s core values that will continue the firm’s reputation for excellence into the future. We are proud that 50% of the 2022 partners are diverse, inclusive of women and members of historically underrepresented communities.”
Serving clients in a range of practice areas and industries across the firm’s footprint, the Las Vegas-based elected partners are:
J. Malcolm (Jay) DeVoy – Las Vegas | Healthcare
Jay counsels healthcare providers, facilities, and other businesses on professional, regulatory, and business challenges and risks. He represents clients before licensing and accrediting authorities, as well as federal and state agencies, on topics ranging from drug prescribing to laboratory licensing, responding to governmental demands and proceedings, and accreditation issues.
Jessica Whelan – Las Vegas | Commercial Litigation
Jessica practices primarily in the areas of appellate litigation and complex commercial litigation. She represents clients in complex commercial disputes involving breach of contract claims, shareholder disputes, class action defense, product liability, and unfair business practices. Her broad range of experience includes motion practice, discovery, dispute resolution, and appellate briefing.
About Holland & Hart
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