James Patrick Shea, Chair of Creditors’ Rights Practice Group of Kolesar & Leatham and Chair of the Bankruptcy Section of the State Bar of Nevada, will moderate A Conversation With The Bankruptcy Appellate Panel Seminar on Thursday, November 21, 2019.
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Kolesar & Leatham proudly announces that Lance Reich joins Kolesar & Leatham as head of the firm’s Intellectual Property Practice Group. His addition also bolsters the firm’s Sports and Entertainment Law Practice Group.
Former Governor Robert List Helps Launch UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law’s New Law and Leadership Program.
Former Nevada Governors Robert List, Richard Bryan, and Robert Miller participated in a panel discussion moderated by Former Governor Brian Sandoval, at the first scheduled event for UNLV Boyd School of Law’s new Law and Leadership program. The Governors touched on subjects ranging from List’s efforts to remove the mob from Strip casinos, and Miller’s desire for smaller class sizes, to Sandoval recounting his reaction to the deadliest mass shooting in the nation’s history in Nevada. The day-long symposium on leadership and public service included former Nevada and Western governors, judges, and United States Senators. View More
Kolesar & Leatham is pleased to announce attorneys Nile Leatham, James Patrick Shea, Joe W. Brown, and Former Governor Robert List are recognized in the 26th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© 2020 in their respected legal practice areas. Banking and Finance Law Las Vegas, NV Nile Leatham Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law Las Vegas, NV Nile Leatham James Patrick Shea Commercial Litigation Las Vegas, NV Nile Leatham Government Relations Practice Las Vegas, NV Joe W. Brown Robert List
Kolesar & Leatham shareholder Matthew D. Saltzman and associate attorney Ryan Saxe, co-authors of “Fundamentals of Winery Law,” are featured in this month’s issue of Nevada Lawyer (August 2019).
Kolesar & Leatham attorneys Matthew D. Saltzman and Ryan N. Saxe are featured in the August 2019 issue of Nevada Lawyer Magazine for their article, “Fundamentals of Winery Law.” The article discusses how legal changes have made the prospect of opening and operating a winery in the State of Nevada more attractive. READ MORE
James Patrick Shea recently spoke at the American Bankruptcy Institute’s 26th Annual Central States Bankruptcy Workshop
Mr. Shea spoke on the topic of Effective Client Interviews and Deposition Strategies.
Positions for Senior Litigation Attorney and Senior Trust and Estate Planning Attorney are available now. The firm recruits highly qualified young attorneys beginning their law careers and also welcomes experienced attorneys looking for a change. Some of our most productive and successful professionals are those who joined us after working at other firms to achieve their true career goals at Kolesar & Leatham. Attorneys interested in learning more about career opportunities at Kolesar & Leatham should contact Robert Kolesar. Contact our office administrator, Gary Vernon for non-attorney jobs.
Kolesar & Leatham is proud to announce that Jordan Wolff and Hunter Davidson have passed the Nevada Bar Exam. Jordan, who is already a member of the New York and California Bar, moved to Las Vegas and joined Kolesar & Leatham as a shareholder earlier this spring. Hunter is a recent graduate from University of Nevada, Las Vegas’s William S. Boyd School of Law and will be joining the Kolesar & Leatham team as an associate. We look forward to their respective expertise and contributions to the firm.
LAS VEGAS, NV — Kolesar & Leatham is pleased to announce that the Chair of its Creditors’ Rights Practice Group, James Patrick Shea, Esq. will be speaking on the challenges of Midsize Chapter 11s at the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges (NCBJ), on October 30, 2018.
James Patrick Shea and Scott Fleming of Kolesar & Leatham co-author “Individual Chapter 11” to be released by the American Bankruptcy Institute in July 2018. Pre-orders are now being accepted – https://bit.ly/2mhldqA