Charles Gianelloni is a commercial litigation and bankruptcy attorney whose practice is concentrated on representing privately and publicly held businesses of all sizes. He primarily serves clients in Las Vegas and in surrounding areas.
In his litigation practice, Charles helps companies and individuals with legal issues related to the real estate, gaming and hospitality, technology and healthcare industries. While there is no “typical client,” Charles regularly handles breach of contract disputes, real estate investigations before the Nevada Real Estate Division and employment contract issues.
In his bankruptcy practice, Charles represents creditors and helps with recovering assets, negotiating reorganization plans and litigating adversary proceedings. He also has experience in handling matters involving guarantor litigation, fraud and receiverships.
Charles regularly practices in Nevada state and federal courts, as well as in the Supreme Court of Nevada and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Represents real estate agents and brokers before the Nevada Real Estate Commission
Represents litigation plaintiffs and defendants in mediation and arbitration
Represents lenders in Chapter 7, 11 and 13 bankruptcy litigation, including claims litigation, litigation related to contested Chapter 11 plan confirmation, motions to appoint a Chapter 11 trustee/convert/dismiss, lift stay motions, cash collateral, and adequate protection issues and non-dischargeability action
Represents receivers in litigation involving complex property disputes
Represents employers in disputes and lawsuits relating to theft of trade secrets, tortious interference with contractual relations or prospective business advantage, and enforcement of restrictive covenants
Represents various companies in complex commercial litigation in state and federal courts, government investigations and arbitration proceedings, as well as in state and federal courts of appeal
Representation of Nevada-based cannabis cultivators and producers in litigation arising from cannabis-related transactions, agreements, and licenses
Representation of a publicly traded Canadian cannabis company in complex business litigation involving its Nevada subsidiaries
William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas (J.D., summa cum laude, 2012)
Business Editor, Nevada Law Journal (2011-2012)
Moot Court Board, President (2011-2012)
CALI Awards for Excellence, Legal Writing I, II & III; Mediation Clinic; Pre-trial Litigation; and Advanced Legal Research
University of Nevada, Las Vegas (M.B.A., magna cum laude, 2007)
Louisiana State University (B.S., Business Management, cum laude, 1997)
Chancellor’s Full Tuition Scholarship (1995, 1996, 1997)
Phi Beta Lambda Business Society, President (1996)