Lionel Sawyer & Collins
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Firm Overview

Lionel Sawyer & Collins, the largest private law firm in Nevada, was formed in 1967 by Grant Sawyer, former Governor of the state of Nevada, and Sam Lionel, a highly respected litigator. It is a fullservice, business-oriented law firm, serving clients from offices in Las Vegas, Reno and Carson City, Nevada.

With a history of partners having extensive experience in government, the firm has maintained a bipartisan relationship with federal, state and local government officials. As a result of its considerable involvement in the Nevada legal, political and business communities, Lionel Sawyer & Collins is in a unique position to assist established Nevada businesses, as well as businesses relocating to Nevada. The firm has a long-standing worldwide reputation in gaming law and has advised in the creation of national, state and local gaming control policies and systems.

Lionel Sawyer & Collins offers a full range of legal services to its local, national and international clients through a diversified civil practice.

• Administrative
• Banking and Finance
• Bankruptcy
• Business
• Corporate
• Defense of Product Liability
• Education
• Employment and Labor
• Energy
• Environmental
• Financial Services
• Foreclosure and Workouts
• Gaming
• General Trial and Appellate Practice in All State and Federal Courts
• Governmental Affairs
• Health Care
• Hospital
• Insurance
• Intellectual Property
• Land Use
• Legislative Advocacy
• Lobbying
• Mediation and Arbitration
• Mining
• Probate
• Real Estate
• Regulatory
• Taxation
• Technology and Internet Gaming
• Telecommunications
• Torts
• Trusts and Estates
• Utilities
• Water
• Workers Compensation

Lionel Sawyer & Collins’ lawyers are consistently recognized in the leading legal ranking services, including Chambers USA (and Chambers Global for its gaming practice), Benchmark Litigation, Super Lawyers, Martindale-Hubbell and The Best Lawyers in America.