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

11 Attorneys Recognized as “Super Lawyers” 2023

McDonald Carano is proud to announce that 11 of our attorneys are recognized as “Super Lawyers” in the 2023 edition of Mountain States Super Lawyers magazine. The list of top attorneys “recognizes attorneys who have distinguished themselves in their legal practice based on a selection process that includes nominations, independent research, and peer evaluations.” Mountain States Super Lawyers covers Nevada, Idaho, Montana, Utah, and Wyoming. No more than 5 percent of attorneys in the five-state region are included as Super Lawyers. All candidates are evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement.

We congratulate the team of distinguished attorneys listed below from both our Reno and Las Vegas offices who serve clients with a comprehensive range of legal expertise. We additionally congratulate Pat Lundvall, Chair of our Commercial & Complex Litigation Practice, on her 13th consecutive year on the list of “Top 50 Women Lawyers – Mountain States Region” and her 2nd consecutive year on the list of “Top 100 Lawyers – Mountain States Region.” We also proudly announce that seven of our attorneys are recognized as “Rising Stars” who are either 40 years old or younger or have been practicing for 10 years or less.

Our Super Lawyers include:

  • Matt Addison, Partner, Construction Law & Litigation, Commercial & Complex Litigation
  • Bob Armstrong, Partner, Trust & Estates, Tax Law
  • Jim Bradshaw, Senior Counsel, Commercial & Complex Litigation, Construction Law & Litigation
  • Greg Giordano, Partner, Gaming & Administrative Law
  • Leigh Goddard, Partner, Trust, Estate & Fiduciary Litigation 
  • Bud Hicks, Senior Counsel, Gaming & Administrative Law
  • Pat Lundvall, Partner, Commercial & Complex Litigation
  • George Ogilvie, Partner, Construction Law & Litigation, Commercial & Complex Litigation
  • Scott Swain, Partner, Tax Law, Trust & Estates Law
  • Ryan Works, Partner, Bankruptcy, Insolvency & Financial Restructuring 
  • Amanda Yen, Partner, Appellate, Commercial & Complex Litigation

About McDonald Carano

In 2024, McDonald Carano celebrates 75 years of serving Nevada’s legal, business, government, and civic communities. More than 60 lawyers and government relations professionals serve Nevada, national, and international clients from our offices in Reno, Las Vegas, and Carson City. McDonald Carano provides legal services and government affairs and advocacy advice to startups, corporations, private companies, trade associations, nonprofits, public entities, high-net-worth individuals, and family offices throughout Nevada. We are proud to be your Nevada law firm since 1949.

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