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

George Ogilvie Receives 3rd “Lawyer of the Year” Award in Construction Law & Litigation from Best Lawyers®

McDonald Carano congratulates Firm Managing Partner George F. Ogilvie III on receiving his third “Lawyer of the Year” award in Construction Law & Litigation from The Best Lawyers in America® for the Las Vegas metropolitan region. George also received Lawyer of the Year awards in 2019 and 2020. “Lawyer of the Year” honors are awarded to only one lawyer per practice area in a specific region who achieves “extremely high overall feedback from their peers, making it an exceptional distinction. Only 0.4% of those in private practice received the “Lawyer of the Year” distinction. Recognition is based entirely on peer review that evaluates the professional abilities and quality of legal services provided by lawyers.” George is recognized in Best Lawyers® 2024 in Construction Law & Litigation, Commercial Litigation, and Municipal Litigation. He has been included in The Best Lawyers in America® since 2008. 

In addition to Best Lawyers in America® George is also ranked in the highest Band 1 category in Construction Litigation in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business (2023 is the 11th year George has been ranked in Chambers), he has received the highest AV Peer Review rating every year from Martindale-Hubbell since 2003, and Vegas Inc “Top Lawyers” lists George in Construction Law in 2022 and 2023, the first years this area of legal expertise has been included in the Top Lawyers list.

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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