Greg Brower is a partner in Snell & Wilmer's Las Vegas and Reno offices. His practice is focused on complex civil and white collar criminal litigation, as well as corporate investigations and administrative law, including Nevada gaming law matters. Greg’s more than two decades of practice includes significant experience as a "first chair" trial and appellate advocate, as well as service at the highest levels of state and federal government.
Greg joined the firm in 2009 after approximately two years as the U.S. Attorney for the District of Nevada. As Nevada's chief federal law enforcement officer, he supervised all federal criminal prosecutions and all civil litigation involving the United States in Nevada. During his tenure Greg personally handled several matters both at trial and in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Before his appointment as U.S. Attorney, Greg served in a variety of other senior government posts in Washington, D.C. From 2006 to 2007 he was Chief Legal Officer at the U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO), overseeing the agency's Office of General Counsel. From 2004 to 2006, Greg served as GPO's Inspector General, supervising all internal audits and investigations. From 2003 to 2004, he served at U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) headquarters in Washington, D.C.
Greg's government experience also includes having been twice elected to the Nevada State Assembly and his current service as a Nevada State Senator. He has also served on several state commissions and task forces dedicated to the study of critical civil and criminal justice issues.
Prior to his recent federal government service, Greg spent nearly 10 years in private practice during which he litigated a wide range of cases, including such issues as product liability, insurance bad faith, professional negligence, and contract disputes. He has extensive experience as lead counsel in trials, appeals, administrative hearings, and all forms of alternative dispute resolution.