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McDonald Carano Highlighted in Chambers USA Rankings

May 9, 2018 Las Vegas, NV – Chambers USA, one of the leading legal ratings agencies in the United States, has released its 2018 rankings. McDonald Carano again received high...

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Net Metering and Time-Variant Rates Drive Solar Power and Energy Storage Growth

The Power Podcast, April 26, 2018 (An Interview with Curt Ledford) Curt Ledford, who focuses on utility, cooperative, administrative, corporate, and employment law, as well as reliability and general regulatory...

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McDonald Carano Highlighted in Chambers USA as a Top Nevada Law Firm

Las Vegas, NV – Chambers USA, one of the leading legal ratings agencies in the United States, has released its 2017 rankings. McDonald Carano once again received high honors, maintaining...

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Holding On To Reclamation Rights Under In re Reichhold Holdings

ABI Journal, January 2017 Section 546 of the Bankruptcy Code has long been considered a provision with all bark and no bite. Other than In re Phar-Mor Inc., the majority...

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Can You Get Appellate Review In The Middle Of Your Case?

It happens more than we’d like. You’re in the midst of contentious litigation and the judge issues a “bad” ruling. Most times, you just lick your wounds and press on....

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Attorney Profile

Kristen T. Gallagher

Kristen Gallagher is a partner in McDonald Carano’s Las Vegas office focusing primarily in the areas of commercial and employment and labor litigation. She regularly handles a wide variety of...

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