Mountain States Super Lawyers Recognizes 17 Nevada Snell & Wilmer Attorneys in 2023 Rankings


LAS VEGAS and RENO (July 12, 2023) – Snell & Wilmer is pleased to announce that 17 attorneys in the Nevada offices have been selected for inclusion in the 2023 Mountain States Super Lawyers publication. Of those 17, 12 were recognized as Mountain States Rising Stars. 

Super Lawyers is a listing of lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Super Lawyers was first published in 1991 by Law & Politics and was acquired by Thomson Reuters, Legal in February 2010. Thomson Reuters is a leading source of information for businesses and professionals.

The following Nevada Snell & Wilmer attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2023 Mountain States Super Lawyers rankings:

2023 Mountain States Super Lawyers - Nevada
Patrick G. Byrne, Business Litigation
Kelly H. Dove, Appellate
Alexander L. Fugazzi, Business Litigation
Bob L. Olson, Bankruptcy: Business
William E. Peterson, Civil Litigation: Defense

The following Snell & Wilmer attorneys in Nevada were selected for inclusion in the 2023 Mountain States Rising Stars list. The selection process for Rising Stars is the same as the Super Lawyers selection process except that to be eligible for inclusion, a candidate must be either 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less, and candidates do not go through the peer evaluation by practice area.

2023 Mountain States Rising Stars - Nevada
Bradley Austin, Business Litigation
V.R. Bohman, Business Litigation
Michael W. Cabrera, Land Use/Zoning
Hayley J. Cummings, Bankruptcy: Business
Dawn L. Davis, PI – Products: Defense
Aleem A. Dhalla, Business Litigation
Erik J. Foley, Civil Litigation: Plaintiff
Caylye Nordling, Mergers and Acquisitions
Christian P. Ogata, Business Litigation
Morgan Petrelli, PI – Products: Defense
Casey J. Stiteler, Real Estate
Alexis R. Wendl, Civil Litigation – Defense

About Snell & Wilmer
Founded in 1938, Snell & Wilmer is a full-service business law firm with more than 450 attorneys practicing in 16 locations throughout the United States and in Mexico, including Las Vegas and Reno, Nevada; Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona; Los Angeles, Orange County and San Diego, California; Denver, Colorado; Washington, D.C.; Boise, Idaho; Albuquerque, New Mexico; Portland, Oregon; Dallas, Texas; Salt Lake City, Utah; Seattle, Washington; and Los Cabos, Mexico. The firm represents clients ranging from large, publicly traded corporations to small businesses, individuals and entrepreneurs. For more information, visit