PeopleChristian P. Ogata
Christian P. Ogata

Christian P. Ogata

PeopleChristian P. Ogata

  • University of Nevada, William S. Boyd School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude)
    • William S. Boyd Outstanding Graduate Award
    • Scribes Award, The American Society of Legal Writers
    • Nevada Law Journal, Articles Editor
    • Society of Advocates Moot Court Team, President
    • CALI Awards for Excellence in ADR in Employment Law and Resort Hotel Casino Law
    • Dean’s Honor List
    • Robert F. Wagner National Labor & Employment Law Moot Court Competition
      • Best Respondent Brief
      • Best Preliminary Round Team
    • Center for Academic Success and Enrichment, Mentor 
    • Teaching Assistant, Lawyering Process II 
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas (B.A., Political Science)
    • Dean’s Honor List
    • UNLV Debate Team

  • Nevada State Bar, LGBT Section (2020–present)
  • American Inns of Court, Howard D. McKibben Chapter

  • Justice Michael L. Douglas PreLaw Fellowship Program Panel, Panelist (June 13, 2024)
  • “A New Outlier Expands Manufacturers’ Ability to Litigate Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act Cases in Federal Court,” Co-Author, Snell & Wilmer Legal Alert (July 12, 2022)
  • “Nevada Legislature Provides Flexibility for Complex Construction Projects,” Co-Author, Snell & Wilmer Under Construction Newsletter (July 2019)
  • “Unshackled: The Post-Sanchez-Gomez Scrutiny and Security Conundrum,” Note, Nevada Law Journal, Vol. 20, Issue 1 (2019)
  • “Moot Court: Mobile or Not?” Co-Presenter, Global Gaming Expo, Las Vegas, Nevada (October 14, 2019)

  • Snell & Wilmer Pro Bono Award (2024)
  • Mountain States Super Lawyers®, Rising Stars Edition, Business Litigation (2023)
  • Top Lawyers; Community Choice Up-and-Coming Category, Vegas Inc (2022)
  • Top Rank Attorney, Nevada Business Magazine (2022-2024)
    • Best Up and Coming (2022-2024)

  • AFAN (Aid for Aids of Nevada), Board of Directors
  • Southern Nevada Senior Law Program, Volunteer Attorney

  • United States District Court, District of Nevada, Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Jennifer A. Dorsey (2020–2021)
  • Thomas & Mack Legal Clinic, Investor Protection Clinic, Student Attorney (2019)
  • Snell & Wilmer, Summer Associate (2019)
  • Nevada Supreme Court, Judicial Extern to the Honorable Kristina Pickering (2019)
  • William S. Boyd School of Law, Community Service Program, Paternity & Custody Course Instructor (2018)
  • United States District Court, District of Nevada, Judicial Extern to the Honorable Cam Ferenbach (2018)

  • Nevada

  • Supreme Court of Nevada
  • United States District Court, District of Nevada