Robert R. Warns III

Robert R. Warns III is a Member of Reisman Sorokac. Mr. Warns has called Las Vegas his home since 2007 and has been an active trial lawyer in  Nevada, since 2010. Mr. Warns has been recognized as a “Rising Star” in Business Litigation by the Mountain States Super Lawyers publication, and was voted a “Legal Elite” and among the “Best Up and Coming Attorneys” by Nevada Business Magazine.

Practice Areas

  • Litigation
    • o Commercial, Real Estate, Fiduciary Relationships, Securities, Commercial Landlord/Tenant, Gaming Contracts, Business Torts
  • Pre-Litigation Dispute Resolution
  • Appeals
  • Writ Proceedings

Practice Highlights

  • Obtained a $3.8 million judgment—following a five week trial—in favor of an investment consultant who played a key role in the development of Downtown Las Vegas
  • Obtained a favorable settlement for a client in a securities litigation against the client’s broker
  • Obtained in the Nevada Supreme Court (sitting En Banc) a favorable ruling for a client that the Nevada Department of Transportation is not a “design professional” under a Nevada statute requiring suits against “design professionals” to meet certain filing requirements
  • Obtained in a FINRA arbitration a favorable award on behalf of a former Managing Director and Co-Head of Investment Banking against global banking firm Jefferies LLC

Education

  • William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas (J.D., 2010)
    • CALI Award for Excellence in Sales and Leases
    • Externship with the Honorable Gregg W. Zive, Chief Judge, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of Nevada (2008)
  • Boise State University (B.A., Economics, 2007, magna cum laude, Honors College)

Admitted to Practice

  • Nevada, 2010
  • The U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada

Professional Organizations

  • State Bar of Nevada
  • Clark County Bar Association
  • Howard D. McKibben American Inns of Court
  • LeTip International