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Robert McPeak Receives Four Professional Recognitions

McDonald Carano congratulates Robert McPeak on receiving recognition in four legal profession ranking publications – Chambers USA, The Best Lawyers in America, Vegas Inc. Top Lawyers in Southern Nevada, and the National Law Journal’s Trailblazers report. Rob has earned and maintained Martindale-Hubbell’s AV Preeminent Peer Review rating since 2013. Rob also has an extensive pro bono practice serving as General Counsel for the Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada since 2016. 

Rob is a member of the Foundation for Natural Resources and Energy Law and serves on the Government Affairs and Education Committees of the Southern Nevada Chapter of NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association.

  1. Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business 2022, the leading global legal directory, included Rob as one of a select group of Nevada lawyers to be ranked in Real Estate Law. During the ranking process, Chambers interviewed clients who noted that Rob is “intelligent, thorough and ensures our interests are protected. He has vast experience across the state and knowledge beyond his years.” “He is very responsive and takes things very seriously.” “Robert is a smart and good lawyer who is pleasant to work with, and he is highly regarded.”
  2. Rob’s excellence in Real Estate Law and Construction Law are also recognized by The Best Lawyers in America which has recognized him in Real Estate Law, Construction Law, and Construction Litigation in its 2021, 2022 and 2023 editions. Best Lawyers recognizes only the top 6% of practicing lawyers based on peer review.
  3. Rob co-chairs McDonald Carano’s Energy, Environment & Natural Resources Law Practice and his expertise in this area is recognized by being one of only two lawyers on Vegas Inc.’s list of Top Lawyers in Southern Nevada for Environmental & Natural Resources Law for 2022. 
  4. Rob was selected as one of only 25 lawyers from across the country and the only lawyer in Nevada to be included in The National Law Journal’s 2022 list of Real Estate/Construction Law Trailblazers – recognizing “professionals who have moved the needle in the legal industry.” Rob’s selection to the list focused on his experience over the past five years serving as construction and finance counsel for over half of the major renewable energy projects in Nevada. 

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In 2024, McDonald Carano celebrates our 75th year of shaping Nevada’s legal, business, and government landscape. More than 60 lawyers and government relations professionals serve state, 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, trade associations, nonprofits, public entities, high-net-worth individuals, investors, and public-private partnerships throughout Nevada. We are proud to be your Nevada law firm since 1949.

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