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McDonald Carano is Nevada's law firm for innovative business, legal, regulatory and tax solutions. Our dedication to clients, innovative thinking and practical solutions based in sound business and legal judgment are at the heart of our practice. Our legal prowess and undeniable industry knowledge in a region that is constantly evolving gives our clients the confidence they need to retain us again and again.

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McDonald Carano Highlighted in Chambers USA as a Top Nevada Law Firm

Las Vegas, NV – Chambers USA, one of the leading legal ratings agencies in the United States, has released its 2017 rankings. McDonald Carano once again received high honors, maintaining...

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Holding On To Reclamation Rights Under In re Reichhold Holdings

ABI Journal, January 2017 Section 546 of the Bankruptcy Code has long been considered a provision with all bark and no bite. Other than In re Phar-Mor Inc., the majority...

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Can You Get Appellate Review In The Middle Of Your Case?

It happens more than we’d like. You’re in the midst of contentious litigation and the judge issues a “bad” ruling. Most times, you just lick your wounds and press on....

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Lively Questions Addressed In New Book On Nevada Gaming Law, Proceedures

What kind of paperwork do I have to file to go to work in a casino? How bad do I have to be to be listed in Nevada’s “black book?”...

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Attorney Profile

Debbie Leonard

Debbie Leonard is a partner based in the firm’s Reno office and is co-chair of the firm’s Appellate Practice Group. Her practice focuses on litigation and appeals deriving from real...

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