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McDonald Carano

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Managing Partners: Jeff Silvestri
Number of partners: 35
Number of lawyers: 55

Firm Overview:
Based in Nevada with offices in Reno and Las Vegas, McDonald Carano LLP is a full-service law firm serving Nevada businesses. The firm was established in 1949 and is one of the longest-tenured firms in the State. With a deep and thorough understanding of the Nevada legal system, the firm’s award-winning attorneys handle a range of matters in more than a dozen practice areas, providing legal services to persons and businesses located in or doing business in the State of Nevada and adjoining states. Renowned for its integrity, professionalism, aggressive representation of clients and strong community ties, the firm’s partners have helped shape and interpret federal and state laws for seventy years.

Main Areas of Practice:

Tax, Trust & Estates:
9 partners, 9 fee earners, based in Nevada
McDonald Carano’s trust estate and wealth preservation practice group has significant experience representing trustees, beneficiaries, and creditors in trust and estate litigation matters. The group represents national and regional trust companies and assists in the management and administration of a number of large trusts and private family trust companies.
The practice carries out work in the following areas:
■ Asset protection and wealth preservation
■ Business continuation and succession planning
■ Charitable tax and trust planning
■ Trust modification, reformation and termination
■ Foundation and tax-exempt organisation initiatives
■ Estate, generation-skipping, gift and income tax planning
■ Estate and trust planning and administration
■ Fiduciary and beneficiary representation
■ Probate, trust and fiduciary litigation

Practice Contact:
Robert Armstrong
Tel: +775 788 2000
Email: [email protected]
Partner: Scott Swain
Tel: +702 873 4100
Email: [email protected]
Partner: Matthew A Gray
Tel: +775 788 2000
Email: [email protected]