The Firm’s appellate practice focuses on appeals, writs, stays, and post-trial motions. Reisman Sorokac lawyers have practiced successfully before the Nevada Supreme Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court. Mr. Reisman clerked for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, and he is among a select group of appellate attorneys who have argued issues of first impression before an en banc panel of both the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the Nevada Supreme Court.
The Firm advises clients on general corporate matters that include corporate entity formation, corporate record maintenance, fiduciary duties, contract review, employment contracts and non-compete clauses, and the day-to-day operations of a business.
Government Affairs and Administrative Law
The government affairs and administrative law practice goes hand in hand with the Firm’s real estate practice. Reisman Sorokac represents clients in zoning and land-use matters, permitting, compliance, business licensing and privilege licensing, including liquor, gaming and second-hand dealer licenses. RS has the necessary relationships with the local jurisdictions in Southern Nevada to succeed in this highly-specialized area.
The Firm manages sophisticated, high-stakes litigation in all areas of business, including, among other things, real estate, construction, franchises, entertainment, intellectual property, securities, taxation, and fiduciary relationships. The Firm has additional experience in complex tort litigation, product liability litigation, professional liability litigation, eminent domain, civil rights, white collar criminal defense, corporate and government investigations, and election law. RS litigates before state and federal courts, administrative agencies, and in Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) forums such as private mediations and arbitrations.
The Firm’s real estate practice advises clients in essential aspects of real estate, including the purchase and sale of real property, real estate development, master-planned communities and subdivisions, covenants, conditions and restrictions (CC&Rs), declarations regarding land use, real estate operations, commercial leases, the purchase and sale of commercial foreclosure properties, lease renegotiations, distressed real estate, restructuring options, loan workouts, easements, mortgages, eminent domain, and water rights.