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Robert Armstrong Receives Chambers Highest Band 1 Ranking in Private Wealth Law

McDonald Carano congratulates Robert Armstrong for receiving the highest ranking of Band 1 in Private Wealth Law in the 2022 Chambers High Net Worth guide. 2022 is the sixth consecutive year that he has received this honor and the sixth consecutive year that McDonald Carano has been the only law firm in Nevada ranked Band 1 in Private Wealth Law. The Band 1 recognition is awarded to lawyers who are the “most highly regarded practitioners” based on research in the categories of “technical legal ability, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment, professional conduct, experience, and effectiveness.” Chambers High Net Worth is the highly respected and comprehensive global guide to lawyers who are considered by clients and peers to be leaders in their field.

Chambers’ evaluation research process includes interviews with clients who describe Bob to Chambers researchers as:

  • “Bob is especially notable for his work on the establishment and administration of Nevada-based private trust companies.”
  • “He totally understands all aspects of finance and deal structures, and is a well-recognized expert in the area of high net worth trust construction, wills and estate planning.” 
  • “He is highly knowledgeable and skilled, and is known and respected by estate regulators.” 
  • “He is very smart, organized and creative, a good communicator and very good at articulating complex concepts.”
  • “Bob is an excellent tax strategist with a cutting-edge awareness of pending changes and direction in the space.”

Bob’s prominent reputation and highly regarded expertise are also recognized in additional accolades he receives from numerous legal profession rating organizations, including Martindale-Hubbell (AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating), The Best Lawyers in America (including four Lawyer of the Year awards), Nevada Business Magazine (Legal Elite/Top Ranked Attorneys) and Super Lawyers Magazine (Mountain States Super Lawyer).


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