McDonald Carano Attorney Jason Sifers Elected 2021 President of the Nevada Chapter of the Federal Bar Association

Las Vegas, NV (January 6, 2021) – McDonald Carano, Nevada’s law firm for businesses and high-net-worth individuals, is pleased to announce that attorney Jason Sifers, an associate with the Firm, has been elected to serve as President of the Nevada Chapter of the Federal Bar Association for the 2021 term. The Federal Bar Association is an organization committed to the interests, education, and professional development of all federal court practitioners.

“We are proud to have Jason take on this important role with the Federal Bar Association,” said George F. Ogilvie III, Managing Partner of McDonald Carano. “He will surely bring the same dedication to this role that he has shown to his practice and his clients.”

In his role as President for the 2021 term, Jason will work with the District Court Conference Committee in planning its conference and the Federal Bar Association’s annual dinner to follow. His responsibilities will also include working with the District Court to develop a civics education program for Nevada youth.

Sifers, an associate in the Employment & Labor Law and the Commercial & Complex Litigation Groups with McDonald Carano, focuses on employment issues facing multiple industries, including hospitality, manufacturing, and construction. On behalf of clients, he has litigated matters involving employment discrimination, wrongful termination, and wage and hour disputes. Sifers also counsels employers on developing and implementing employment policies and drafting employee handbooks, executive agreements, noncompete agreements, and nondisclosure agreements.

About McDonald Carano

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