LAS VEGAS – Best Lawyers®, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession, has named Chris Kaempfer as the “Las Vegas Best Lawyers® Land Use & Zoning – Lawyer of the Year” for 2018.

Chris Kaempfer is a senior partner of the firm and the founder of the firm’s well-recognized and distinguished Land Use and Governmental Relations Department. Chris has been practicing land use law in Nevada for over 40 years and has personally argued precedent setting land use cases in both state and federal court. Over the years, Chris’ practice has been devoted primarily to the areas of land use and zoning law, administrative law, governmental affairs, construction law and sports law.

After more than a quarter of a century in publication, Best Lawyers® is designating “Lawyers of the Year” in high-profile legal specialties in large legal communities. Only a single lawyer in each specialty in each community is being honored as the “Lawyer of the Year.” Best Lawyers® compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. The lawyers being honored as “Lawyers of the Year” have received particularly high ratings in our surveys by earning a high level of respect among their peers for their abilities, professionalism, and integrity.

Kaempfer Crowell is a prominent force in Nevada, serving local, regional and national clients in the real estate development, hospitality, gaming, manufacturing, business litigation, water and utility industries. With offices in Las Vegas, Reno and Carson City, Kaempfer Crowell’s lawyers counsel top corporations, business owners and individuals. The firm’s attorneys are routinely rated among The Best Lawyers in America® and Chambers USA.