McDonald Carano Highlighted in Chambers USA as a Top Nevada Law Firm

Las Vegas, NV – Chambers USA, one of the leading legal ratings agencies in the United States, has released its 2017 rankings. McDonald Carano once again received high honors, maintaining its favorable position among Nevada’s leading law firms. The guide is widely referred to by industry-leading companies, organizations, and law firms.

The Firm was recognized in the areas of Gaming & Licensing, Real Estate and Litigation. Once again, several of the partners from McDonald Carano are individually recognized in the Guide: John Frankovich (Real Estate), Andrew Gabriel (Corporate/Commercial and Real Estate), A.J. “Bud” Hicks (Gaming & Licensing), Greg Giordano (Gaming & Licensing), Kathleen Drakulich (Environmental), Sylvia Harrison (Environmental), Pat Lundvall (Commercial Litigation) and George Ogilvie (Construction Litigation).

“We are proud to have once again received such high rankings in Nevada from Chambers USA both for the Firm, as well as several individual partners,” said Jeff Silvestri, Managing Partner of McDonald Carano. “We want to congratulate those partners who were selected by Chambers USA as leaders in their fields. It is an honor to have the hard work and dedication of our attorneys recognized by this premier legal directory.”

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Chambers and Partners establishes its rankings by utilizing a team of 150 researchers who conduct thousands of in-depth interviews with lawyers and their clients worldwide. The team identifies and ranks the world’s best lawyers and legal departments according to the criteria most valued by clients: legal knowledge and experience, ability, effectiveness and client service.

About McDonald Carano

McDonald Carano has been shaping Nevada’s legal, business, and policy landscape since our founding in 1949. With more than 60 lawyers and government affairs professionals working from offices in Reno, Las Vegas, and Carson City, we are Nevada’s law firm for business. Our local, national and international clients include Fortune 500 corporations, fast-growth and mid-market companies, entrepreneurs and startups, non-profit organizations, government entities, and high-net-worth individuals. Our attorneys deliver cross-discipline, one-stop, business law and government affairs counsel. Please visit

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