Business and Commercial Litigation

Results-Oriented Representation for Complex Business Disputes

Legal disputes can be costly, disruptive and time-consuming for businesses. With so much at risk, companies need to be certain that they are working with the right team of business litigation attorneys when serious conflicts arise.

The attorneys at Kolesar & Leatham have decades of experience handling a complete range of commercial litigation matters. Our attorneys represent large and small businesses, insurance companies, financial institutions and other entities in Las Vegas and across the nation. We handle matters before local, state and federal courts as well as in administrative hearings, arbitrations and mediations. We are an accomplished and aggressive team of trial lawyers focused on obtaining positive results for our clients.


Handling a Full Range of Commercial Disputes

Our Business and Commercial Litigation practice has developed a strong reputation throughout the legal and business communities for providing innovative and cost-effective solutions in high-stakes commercial disputes.  Additionally, as one of the largest independent law firms in Nevada, we are familiar with the local business environment and our attorneys have established strong connections with corporate and legal leaders across the state.

We represent business clients in a diverse range of commercial disputes, including:

  • Contract and Real Property Disputes
  • Lien Priority Disputes
  • Shareholder and Other Corporate Disputes
  • Banking Law
  • Administrative Law
  • Commercial Landlord/Tenant Disputes
  • Injunctive and Receivership Proceedings
  • Defense of Federal and State Employment Law Cases
  • Trademark Disputes
  • Construction Cases
  • Mechanics Liens
  • Franchise Law
  • Surety and Fidelity Bond Cases
  • Judicial Foreclosures and Receiverships
  • Trust Companies and Fiduciary Matters
  • Collection Matters (Gaming and Non-Gaming)

Protecting and Promoting Our Clients’ Business Interests

Commercial disputes can threaten a company’s financial position, ongoing operations and business reputation. When business conflicts surface, our attorneys work to efficiently and effectively protect and promote our clients’ commercial interests. We take the time to understand our clients’ unique situations and we partner with them to develop litigation strategies that best serve their business, legal and financial objectives.

While we focus on resolving business disputes in the most efficient and economic manner possible, our legal team is prepared to take a case to trial when it is in the best interest of our client. We are also experienced in utilizing alternative dispute resolution processes to settle business disputes, including mediation and arbitration. Our firm also has a team of appellate attorneys with a proven track record of success in complex federal and state appeals, as well as in administrative matters.

Our team approach to the practice of law provides our clients with comprehensive representation at every stage of the litigation process. The attorneys in our Business and Commercial Litigation practice regularly work with lawyers throughout our firm’s diverse practice groups, sharing knowledge and developing case strategies to help produce favorable outcomes for our business clients.