Administrative and Regulatory Affairs

Experienced Administrative and Governmental Affairs Counsel

Kolesar & Leatham offers clients a well-established Administrative and Governmental Affairs practice. Our lawyers counsel and advise small and large corporations, financial institutions, professionals, and other entities in Nevada, across the nation and around the world on the myriad of laws and regulations impacting their day to day and long term business operations. We have a deep understanding of the complex issues these organizations and individuals face and work directly with our clients to develop the best solutions for their intricate legal challenges. Our legal team has extensive political and public affairs experience and includes a former Nevada Governor and Attorney General as well as individuals who have served in legislative leadership positions and as top aides and policy officials in Carson City and Capitol Hill.


Offering a Full-Service Administrative and Governmental Affairs Practice

The attorneys in our Administrative and Governmental Affairs practice are committed to representing and advancing our clients’ interests at the state, local and federal levels. We offer a complete range of legal services to our clients, including addressing matters involving:

  • Administrative Law. Our practice aims to help clients successfully navigate and address a wide array of administrative challenges, ranging from liquor law and licensing matters to labor issues involving state and local government agencies. We understand our clients’ business operations and represent clients across a broad range of industries, including banking and financial services, real estate, food and beverage,hospitality, health care and automotive dealerships.
  • Financial Industry Licensing, Regulation and Compliance. Kolesar & Leatham works with clients throughout the financial services industry to successfully address complex licensing, regulatory and corporate compliance matters. Our lawyers regularly monitor and assess legal and regulatory developments impacting the industry so that we can provide our clients with the most complete and up to date guidance and advice.
  • Governmental Affairs. The governmental affairs team at Kolesar & Leatham combines a deep knowledge of legislative and administrative policy with extensive political and public affairs experience. We have developed strong relationships with government and elected officials and work directly with our clients to devise strategies that effectively address legal and regulatory challenges at the municipal, state and federal levels.
  • Indian Law. The lawyers in our Administrative and Government Affairs practice are well-positioned to counsel clients in a wide array of matters involving Native American governments and related entities. We have represented clients in cases before tribal governments and tribal courts as well as in mediations and civil proceedings in both state and federal courts.