Luis A. Ayon has significant litigation experience in Nevada's state and federal courts and currently focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation, and contested matters in real estate litigation and financial institutions litigation.
Prior to establishing the firm, Luis was an associate at Fox Rothschild where he focused on commercial litigation and contested bankruptcy matters. He has worked for one of the nation's largest plaintiffs' firms where he managed a significant case load involving catastrophic brain and spinal injuries, wrongful death, product liability and insurance bad faith claims. Luis also has the distinction of serving as the first law clerk for Presiding Civil Judge, the Honorable Elizabeth Gonzalez.
Throughout his legal career, Luis has represented clients from diverse industries including, but not limited to, real estate, hospitality, finance, entertainment, healthcare, banking and insurance.
In the area of business litigation, among his many accomplishments on clients’ behalf are successfully defending a national insurance company against a bad faith claim exceeding $1 million; prosecuting breach of contract claims for a national asset management company, and representing a national mortgage lending company in a class action lawsuit by individual borrowers. He has prosecuted and defended several deficiency judgment actions and receivership actions for both debtors and creditors.
In the area of personal injury litigation, Luis successfully prosecuted dozens of catastrophic injury and medical malpractice claims; defended borrowers against FDIC lawsuits; prosecuted a rollover case against an international ATV manufacturer, and prosecuted numerous bad faith insurance claims against national insurance companies.
Awards and Recognitions
This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.
updated on 11/19/2020
Public reprimand means an attorney did something wrong but may still practice law. The State gives the lawyer a public reprimand in hopes that he or she will not repeat the behavior. Details of the infraction are made part of the public record.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top Ranked Lawyers||Martindale-Hubbell||2018|
|Distinguished Lawyer||Expert Guides||2016|
|AV Peer Review Rating||Martindale-Hubbell||2016|
|Southern Nevada Top 150 Attorneys||Nevada Business Magazine||2012|
|20 Best Up-and-Coming Attorneys||Nevada Business Magazine||2011|
|Owner||Ayon Law||2017 - Present|
|Partner||Maier Gutierrez Ayon, PLLC.||2011 - 2017|
|Attorney||Greenberg Taurig||2008 - 2010|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Latin Chamber of Commerce||Board Member||N/A|
|Nevada Justice Association||Member||N/A|
|Clark County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Boston University School of Law||JD||2003|
|University of Nevada-Las Vegas||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2000|
|Downtown Cultural Series||Real Estate Law||2016|
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