Celebrating 75 Years of Serving Nevada’s Legal, Business, Government, and Civic Communities

Commercial Litigation Associate (3 – 5 years)

McDonald Carano LLP is seeking one or more full-time experienced Associates to join our busy and growing statewide Commercial Litigation Practice Group. Positions are available in our Reno and Las Vegas offices. The practice group is ranked in the highest Tier 1 category in the “Best Law Firms” report published by U.S. News–Best Lawyers and the highest Band 1 category in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business

McDonald Carano has an impressive track record with the full spectrum of complex commercial disputes and class action claims, including breach of contract, commercial torts, antitrust, unfair competition and trade practices, litigation surrounding commercial transactions and contract interpretation, and corporate, shareholder and partnership disputes and dissolutions. Our litigation group is highly experienced in state and federal court, at the appellate and Supreme Court levels, as well as before state and federal administrative agencies.  

The candidate(s) should have three to five years of experience of general commercial litigation experience. The candidate must have strong academic credentials from a nationally recognized law school. Admission to the State Bar of Nevada or a willingness to sit for the next exam is required.  Must have excellent references and communication, analytical, technical and writing skills.

Please send cover letter, resume and writing sample to:

Brian H. Schusterman
McDonald Carano LLP
100 West Liberty Street, 10th Floor
Reno, Nevada 89501


About McDonald Carano
McDonald Carano was founded in 1949 and we are the only remaining Nevada-headquartered full-service statewide law firm that helped establish Nevada’s legal community more than 70 years ago. McDonald Carano proudly maintains our “Battle Born” reputation as we continue to thrive and grow as an independent Nevada law firm.