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

1st Place Law Firm and 1st Place Most Philanthropic Company in Best In Business Awards

Northern Nevada Business Weekly announced the results of its 2023 Best In Business Awards and McDonald Carano LLP received the highest number of votes in two categories – Law Firm (1st place) and Most Philanthropic Company with more than 30 employees (1st place). The annual Best In Business Awards determines “which business leaders and companies have had the biggest impact in the Northern Nevada business community.” McDonald Carano is proud to also have received these same two awards in 2022.

McDonald Carano greatly appreciates the trust, confidence, and support from the business community that these awards represent. Founded in Reno in 1949, McDonald Carano has been shaping Nevada’s legal, business, and government landscape for 75 years. We are proud to serve the people, businesses, government entities, and community organizations that make Nevada special.  

We also proudly announce receiving the following additional Best In Business 2023 awards:

  • Influential Leaders – Matt Addison, Leigh Goddard, and Josh Hicks received 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in the “Influential Leader” category.
  • Up & Coming Business Persons – Kelci Binau and Lindsay Knox received 1st and 2nd place in the “Up & Coming Business Persons” category. 
  • Business Professor – Rick Trachok received 1st place in the “Business Professor” category.
  • Marketing Campaign – McDonald Carano’s Nevada Day celebration received 1st place in the “Marketing Campaign” category.

The Best In Business Awards included an on-line nomination period and a finalist voting period open to the public and handled by an independent third-party platform. There were more than 250 finalists in 31 categories. The complete list of winners in all 31 categories is available here.

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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