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Justin L. Carley

Justin L. Carley

Partner| Las Vegas|Reno


Justin Carley's practice is concentrated in commercial litigation with an emphasis on construction, property, company ownership, franchise, and other disputes. His practice is diverse, but frequently involves litigating over construction contracts, real property sales and leases, ownership battles, franchise agreements, and other transfers and investments gone wrong. Justin is experienced in federal and state litigation, AAA and other private arbitration and a variety of forms of mediation and alternative dispute resolution. His experience includes prosecuting and defending actions seeking monetary damages, injunctive relief, declaratory relief, appointment of receivers, deficiency judgments and other remedies, both before and after judgment and including appeal.

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Representative Clients: Construction
  • J.A. Tiberti Construction
  • The Tiberti Company
  • Craft Construction Company
Representative Litigation
  • Defended general contractor against negligence and products liability claims regarding restaurant construction project
  • Defended general contractor against wrongful death claims regarding casino construction project
  • Routinely handle injunctive relief matters for a variety of clients in multiple industries
  • Represented landlords and tenants in a variety of real property lease disputes
  • Represented franchisor in disputes with multiple franchisees
  • Represented buyers and sellers in real property broker's commission disputes
  • Represented developers in condominium and condo/hotel purchase agreement disputes
  • Secured appointment of receivers pending trustee's sales of commercial property on multiple occasions
  • Obtained judgments against commercial loan borrowers and guarantors on multiple occasions
  • Represented court-appointed receivers; prosecuted action to protect related collateral
  • University of Nevada - Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 2006)
    • Nevada Law Journal
    • Dean's Award Recipient
  • Rhode Island College (B.A., Justice Studies, minor in Sociology, summa cum laude, 2001)
  • Hawaii Pacific University (Justice Administration Major)
  • American Bar Association
  • Clark County Bar Association
  • The Best Lawyers in America®, Commercial Litigation (2018)
  • Mountain States Super Lawyers®, Business Litigation (2013-2017)
    • Rising Stars Edition, Business Litigation (2011-2012)
  • Legal Elite, Top Southern Nevada Attorneys, Nevada Business Magazine (2010-2017)
    • Best Up and Coming Attorneys (2010-2013)
  • State Bar of Nevada, Young Lawyers Section Law Suits Clothing Drive, Chair (2012)
  • United States District Court, District of Nevada, Extern to Hon. James C. Mahan (Fall 2005)
  • University of Nevada - Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law, Research Assistant to Prof. K. Rowley (2004)
  • Nevada
  • Supreme Court of Nevada
  • United States District Court, District of Nevada
  • United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit