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Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 60%
    32 years, 300 cases
  2. Personal Injury: 15%
    32 years, 100 cases
  3. Environmental: 10%
    32 years, 15 cases
  4. Business: 10%
    23 years, 100 cases
  5. Appeals: 5%
    32 years, 10 cases



Hourly ($350-400/hour)

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Contact info

Parsons Behle & Latimer

50 W Liberty St Ste 750
Reno, NV, 89501-1970


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Legal EliteNevada Business Magazine2012
General Commercial LitigationChambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Litigation2010
The Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2008
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2006
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Shareholder, Vice-President, Member of Board of DirectorsParsons Behle & Latimer2006 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
International Business Law ConsortiumMember2009 - Present
Bruce R. Thompson American Inn of CourtMember and President-Elect2002 - Present
American Association for JusticeAttorney Member1990 - Present
American Bar AssociationAttorney Member1983 - Present
Nevada Association of Defense CounselPast President1986 - 2008
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Clean Water Coalition v. The M Resort, LLC, et alThe Clean Water Coalition prevailed.
Hoeft-Ross v. HoeftsThe District Court's ruling was upheld in favor of my client.
Pullos v. Alliance Laundry Systems, LLCIn favor of my client
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Publication nameTitleDate
Nevada Lawyer MagazineThe Battle Born Budget: Legislating in the Wake of the Clean Water Coalition Case2013
Nevada Business MagazineSilence Is Golden, For Your Insurer2011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Creighton University School of LawN/AJD1983
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Face to Face with John RalstonClean Water Coalition2011