Jacqueline N. Walton

Jacqueline N. Walton is a Member of Reisman Sorokac.  She concentrates her practice in real estate, government affairs and corporate matters.

Ms. Walton’s experience includes entity formation, contract drafting and review for a wide range of business matters, land use entitlements, commercial leases, real estate acquisition and sales, business licensing and privilege licensing.

Practice Areas

Practice Highlights

  • Represents a national, publicly-traded substance abuse treatment company in real estate matters (e.g., acquisitions and leasing), including the acquisition and licensure of a 148-bed modified medical detoxification center and the acquisition of an existing substance abuse treatment company in Clark County, Nevada (which included obtaining the land use approvals for a sober lodging facility)
  • Monitors land use applications and local government agendas for a major resort hotel in Clark County, Nevada
  • Assisted with the creation and licensure of various entities in Clark County for the opening of restaurants.
  • Represented a growing car wash company in its real estate acquisitions and land use approvals
  • Assisted a permeant batch plant and recreational facility in obtaining an extension of land use approvals
  • Drafted a horse boarding agreement for a stable
  • Represented a franchisee in the formation of a new corporate entity, in negotiating a lease for retail space and in obtaining a local business license
  • Obtained liquor licenses for timeshare facilities on the Las Vegas Strip
  • Assisted in representing a client in a $40 million real estate transaction involving multiple businesses, properties and privilege licenses
  • Represented a client in the lease, with an option to purchase, of a $4.85 million wine country bed and breakfast business

Education

  • University of Idaho College of Law (J.D., 2007)
  • University of San Diego (B.A., Communication Studies – Speech Emphasis, Honors Program, 2004, magna cum laude)

Admitted to Practice

  • Nevada, 2008
  • Idaho, 2008
  • The U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada

Professional Organizations

  • State Bar of Nevada
  • Idaho State Bar
  • Clark County Bar Association

Volunteer Work/Awards

  • Mountain States Super Lawyers
    • 2014 – 2017 Mountain States Rising Star in Business/Corporate, Real Estate: Business, Land Use/Zoning
  • Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce
    • Graduate, Leadership Las Vegas
  • Anti-Defamation League (the nation’s premier civil rights/human relations agency)
    • Regional Board Member
    • Associate Board Member
    • Past Chair and Graduate of the Glass Leadership Institute (a nationally-recognized leadership development program)
  • Congregation Ner Tamid
    • Prior Executive Board Member (Vice President of Membership Recruitment)

Publications