Innovative Thinking.
Deep Knowledge.
Practical Solutions.

Legal and political counsel to Nevada businesses, investors and high-net-worth individuals since 1949.
The stakes are high. The issues are complex. Let us meet them–and carry you through. McDonald Carano is Nevada’s business firm, providing solution-driven counsel to businesses, organizations, and investors with interests in Nevada. With an extensive bench of attorneys and government affairs professionals, we solve business-related challenges in this fast-evolving region.
Our practice of putting clients first—and delivering innovative, pragmatic solutions— is at the heart of our practice. High-stakes negotiation. Complex litigation. Complicated legislation. Organizations—global, national and locally-based—retain us again and again.

Our Attorneys

Choose a Practice Area

Steve Wynn Harassment Case Results in Regulation for Gaming Licensees

February 22, 2020, Las Vegas Review Journal, by Richard N. Velotta – One of the last chapters of the Steve Wynn sexual harassment scandal that began two years ago comes to...

Read More »

2020 Business Outlook & Economic Development

February 13, 2020, Northern Nevada Business Weekly “Breakfast and Business” Panel Discussion– Matt Addison was a panelist for the February Breakfast & Business” meeting. Northern Nevada’s business outlook and economic development...

Read More »

4 Considerations For Landlords Amid Rise of Co-Working

February 12, 2020, Law360, by Andrew McIntyre– Amid increased demand for co-working environments, WeWork and similar companies have taken massive amounts of space across the country, and lawyers say such lease deals can be...

Read More »

4 Real Estate Considerations for Banks in an Online World

February 7, 2020, Law360, by Andrew McIntyre– As banking continues to shift from brick-and-mortar buildings to the internet, banks — many of which lease their space — are evaluating just what physical...

Read More »

Sports & Betting Legislation to Watch in 2020

January 1, 2020, Law360, by Zachary Zagger — With more states looking to legalize sports betting and Congress taking a hard look at controversies in Olympic sports, the new year could be a...

Read More »

Attorney Profile

P. Gregory Giordano

Mr. Giordano served with the Nevada State Gaming Control Board from 1989 to 1993 as the Chief of the Corporate Securities Division. In that position, he oversaw licensing investigations, analysis...

Read More »