Construction Litigation Associate (3-5 years)

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

McDonald Carano’s highly regarded prominence in Nevada’s construction community includes a team member who serves as the Administrative Law Judge for the Nevada State Contractors Board, and another team member who serves as outside general counsel to the Nevada Chapter of the Associated General Contractors and is the author of “Construction Laws and Customs: Nevada State Q&A” published by Thomson Reuters Practical Law. Our clients include owners, developers, investors, design professionals, general contractors, engineering professionals, subcontractors, and suppliers.

The candidate(s) should have three to five years of experience with construction transactions and disputes involving large commercial buildings, mixed-use, retail, industrial and government projects. 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
bschusterman@mcdonaldcarano.com

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.