‘Nevada Legal Elite’ includes attorneys from Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie

Lawyers from Reno, Las Vegas offices included in Nevada Business Magazine’s 2017 list

Eight attorneys from Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP are included in Nevada Business Magazine’s 2017 Legal Elite. 

The magazine’s 10th annual list highlights Nevada’s top attorneys as chosen by their peers. It comprises the top 4 percent of attorneys in the state, according to editors.

Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie attorneys, with office location and practice areas, are: 


  • Michael Alonso – Gaming, Government Affairs and Land Use
  • Kristen Martini – Commercial & Business Litigation
  • Paul Matteoni – Construction Law & Litigation, Banking Law/Regulatory and Business & Commercial Litigation

Las Vegas:

  • Jason Bacigalupi – Gaming, Administrative and Real Estate (Up and Coming attorney list)
  • Brian Blakely – Commercial & Business Litigation, Unmanned Aircraft Systems and White Collar Defense & Investigations (also on Up and Coming attorney list)
  • Don Martin – Business Transactions, Real Estate and Finance
  • Matthew Park – Business Litigation, Personal Injury Defense and Employment Law
  • Karl Rutledge – Gaming, Sweepstakes and Internet

More than 6,400 nominations were collected from licensed attorneys throughout the state, and the poll’s results, featured in the magazine, highlight the top vote receivers. Ballots were reviewed for eligibility and each attorney was vetted for good standing through the State Bar of Nevada.

Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP is an Am Law 200 commercial law firm for handling complex matters in litigation, intellectual property, business transactions, gaming, government relations and other practice areas. Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie offices are located in Denver, Colorado Springs, Albuquerque, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Irvine, Phoenix, Reno, Silicon Valley and Tucson. For more information, visit lrrc.com.