Valley of Fire, NV

Contact

Address: 1980 Festival Plaza Drive, Suite 650
Las Vegas , NV 89135

Phone: (702) 792-7000

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Practice Areas

Litigation


Practice Highlights:

Rob practices complex commercial and tort litigation. He has substantial experience representing banks and lenders, defending large-scale pharmaceutical and medical device cases, litigating corporate contract and other commercial disputes, and defending product liability claims. He regularly represents lenders in a variety of cases, including defending against lender liability and fraud claims. His banking litigation experience includes several cases involving $40+ million secured transactions. Rob has also represented banks in multiple cases involving deposit and negotiable instruments.

He has substantial experience defending business and employment cases including contract disputes, trademark infringement, violation of non-compete and non-disclosure agreements, and employment discrimination claims.

Rob represented pharmaceutical manufacturers in a number of high-profile cases involving a variety of products, including prescription medications for the treatment of arthritis, depression, and gastrointestinal conditions. In addition, he has defended cases involving a number of medical devices, including artificial back discs, mechanical heart valves, artificial joints, and orthopedic screws and plates. Rob’s product liability experience also includes defending cases involving a variety of automobile and bus components, as well as of the defense of multiple defendants in asbestos exposure cases.

Rob is a member of DRI, the American Bar Association and the Clark County Bar Association.

Rob is a native Las Vegan. While in law school, he served as the Executive Editor for the Cornell Journal of Law and Public Policy and was a research assistant on issues of international law for Professor Claire Germain.


Community:

Rob is actively involved in community organizations, particularly youth organizations. He currently volunteers as a member of the board of directors for one of the largest youth sports organizations in Clark County.


Accomplishments:

Rob has been recognized as Mountain States Super Lawyers (Rising Stars Edition – Business Litigation 2016 and 2017)

Member of DRI, the American Bar Association and the Clark County Bar Association


Education:

J.D. Cornell Law School, 2004
LL.M. (International and Comparative Law), Cornell Law School, 2004
B.A. Brigham Young University, 2000


Bar Admission:

Nevada 2004


Court Admission:

Nevada Supreme Court 2004
U.S. District Court, District of Nevada 2004
Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, 2008