We are excited to celebrate MAC’s 50th anniversary in business and in serving our clients! After decades of dedicated service, our colleague and friend, Terry Coffing, has decided to start a new chapter in his life. As a result, we are pleased to announce our new name – Marquis Aurbach Chtd. We are proud of the accomplishments that our firm has achieved over the past 50 years and we are excited for many more to come. We look forward to continuing to provide the highest levels of commitment, professionalism, and success that our clients have come to expect from one of Nevada’s oldest and most respected law firms.

Marquis Aurbach Chtd. | 1972 - 2022 | 50th

Understanding Your Needs. Exceeding Your Expectations.

At Marquis Aurbach, we have been helping businesses, individuals and families achieve their legal goals since 1972.

Solving Legal Problems Since 1972

When you have legal questions, you want trusted answers. At Marquis Aurbach, we have been providing high-quality legal services to clients since 1972. Whether you are thinking of creating a trust or selling property, or any of our many other legal areas of focus, we have the long-standing experience to answer your questions and solve your problems. We have a depth of knowledge that can only come with time.

Providing outstanding legal services from our main office in Las Vegas and in Reno (by appointment only). Our team will work to exceed your expectations.

Albert G. Marquis

Albert G. Marquis, founding partner of Marquis Aurbach Chtd., has been practicing law in Las Vegas for over 40 years.  He began his career as a trial lawyer, with some cases involving high-profile celebrities such as Redd Foxx and Martin Sheen. 

Phillip S. Aurbach

Mr. Aurbach has spent over 40 years practicing law with a focus on commercial litigation relating to real estate, contracts and partnership/corporate disputes including fiduciary duty and corporate dissolution cases.

Avece M. Higbee

Ms. Higbee’s practice consists primarily of real estate matters including homeowners association matters, property management matters, transactions and litigation.

Scott A. Marquis

Scott Marquis is a shareholder with the firm.  He has an AV Preeminent® rating by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest possible peer rating for ethical standards and legal ability.  

Jack Chen Min Juan

“Jack” Chen Juan’s practice includes all forms of litigation including business, commercial, construction, eminent domain, insurance and real estate law. 

Terry A. Moore

Terry A. Moore is a native of Las Vegas and attended the University of Nevada, Las Vegas where he obtained his bachelor’s degree with honors in environmental studies in 1998.

Craig R. Anderson

Craig Anderson is a shareholder at Marquis Aurbach Chtd. and is co-chair of the firm’s litigation department. His practice focuses on civil rights defense and serious personal injury claims including wrongful death and premises liability.

Geraldine Tomich

Ms. Tomich practices in the areas of asset protection, estate planning, probate, guardianships, estate & gift taxation, and business entity formation.

Nick D. Crosby

Attorney Nick Crosby practices in labor and employment law, municipal liability, constitutional law, civil rights defense and general civil litigation.

Tye S. Hanseen

Mr. Hanseen is primarily a litigator practicing all types of appellate and civil litigation including business law, bankruptcy, contractual/transactional law, premises & product liability, personal injury and workers compensation.

David G. Alleman

Mr. Alleman practices primarily in real estate, corporate and commercial transactions.  He assists businesses with formation, licensing and governance matters, as well as general business contracts and mergers and acquisitions.

Cody S. Mounteer

Cody is a shareholder at Marquis Aurbach Chtd. where he has successfully prosecuted and defended numerous complex litigation matters while representing a number of the nation’s largest builders.

Chad F. Clement

Chad F. Clement, a shareholder with the law firm Marquis Aurbach Chtd., is a litigator and trial lawyer.  He represents a broad array of clients, from global companies and foreign individuals, Fortune 500 companies…

Christian T. Balducci

Christian Balducci is a trial attorney.  His practice primarily focuses on complex commercial litigation and the defense of healthcare providers.  His experience includes jury and bench trials, arbitrations, and regulatory board representation. 

Brian R. Hardy

Mr. Hardy’s areas of practice include:  civil litigation, insurance defense, business litigation, formation & licensing; real estate; administrative & regulatory law; campaign & election law; First Amendment & defamation; legislative affairs; intellectual property; constitutional law and eminent domain.

Jordan B. Peel

Mr. Peel practices primarily in real estate, transactions, corporations, and estate planning. He assists businesses with corporate formation and restructuring, transactional needs, and mergers and acquisitions, and handles a wide variety of commercial real estate transactions

Jared M. Moser

Jared M. Moser, Esq., practices in the areas of commercial litigation and contract disputes, employer defense, and landlord/tenant disputes, representing both individuals and businesses, large and small, in southern and northern Nevada.

Jackie V. Nichols

Ms. Nichols’ practice primarily focuses on representing government and municipal entities.  She has experience in civil rights, defense, personal injury claims, and employment matters. 

Lance C. Earl

Lance effectively counsels a wide range of real estate clients, including real estate developers, lenders, sellers and buyers. His extensive experience includes real property acquisition, development, leasing, sales and financing.

William P. Wright

Mr. Wright’s practice consists exclusively of corporate association law representation of Common-Interest Communities (“CIC’s”), and CIC Industry Organizations.  

Jennifer L. Micheli

Jennifer L. Micheli

Jennifer Micheli is an experienced litigator who has represented clients in numerous industries on a wide array of legal matters. She practices business law and complex civil litigation with a concentration on torts and products liability, premise liability, catastrophic injury, insurance defense and insurance law.

Collin M. Jayne

Mr. Jayne graduated from the William S. Boyd School of Law in Las Vegas, where he served as the Executive Managing Editor for the Nevada Law Journal.  

Alexander K. Calaway

Mr. Calaway is a litigator who advocates for individuals and corporations both inside and outside the courtroom.  Mr. Calaway represents both plaintiffs and defendants in a broad range of complex commercial and tort litigation areas.

Susan E. Gillespie

Susan E. Gillespie

Ms. Gillespie graduated from the William S. Boyd School of Law in Las Vegas. In addition to being presented with a Pro Bono Honors award, Ms. Gillespie received CALI Excellence Awards in Business Organizations and Criminal Procedure – Adjudication. 
Robert P. Loftus

Robert P. Loftus

Mr. Loftus practices in the areas of estate planning, probate, guardianships, estate and gift taxation, and general civil litigation. Upon completing law school, Mr. Loftus served as the Securities Registration and Licensing Examiner for the Nevada Secretary of State.

Hayden R.D. Smith

Hayden R.D. Smith

Before joining Marquis Aurbach Chtd., Mr. Smith worked as a practicing attorney at a civil litigation law firm in Las Vegas, where he participated in all aspects of litigation, including a complex bench trial. Mr. Smith focuses his practice on commercial litigation, real estate litigation, and serves as corporate counsel to a multinational corporation.

Hayden R.D. Smith

Dominique Bosa-Edwards

Dominique Bosa-Edwards, a Las Vegas native, graduated from William S. Boyd School of Law in Las Vegas, Nevada. During law school she was presented with the Perry Friedman Civil Liberties Award. Since her admission to the State Bar of Nevada in 2021, Ms. Bosa-Edwards has gained diverse experience in a variety of practice areas.

Hayden R.D. Smith

Nicholas J. Klein

Nicholas Klein graduated from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, with a B.A. in Philosophy and graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Law in Cleveland, Ohio.

Hayden R.D. Smith

Harry L. Arnold

Mr. Arnold joined Marquis Aurbach Coffing following his admission to the State Bar of Nevada. He obtained his law degree from George Mason University’s Antonin Scalia Law School, where he also earned a Concentration in Financial Services Regulation Law.

Hayden R.D. Smith

Jordan W. Montet

Jordan Montet is an experienced litigator who has represented clients in numerous industries on a wide array of legal matters. Ms. Montet focuses her practice on civil litigation, with an emphasis in healthcare law, specifically serving healthcare entities. In addition to working on civil litigation matters, Ms. Montet regularly represents professionals before their respective licensing boards.

We Put You At The Center Of Your Case

No two legal cases are precisely the same, because the individuals and businesses involved are different in each one. When you come to Marquis Aurbach with a legal issue, we personalize our approach to you and your legal goals. We will focus on a solution that works for you, not just now, but well into the future.

What Is Happening At Our Firm?

From Individuals To Corporations, We Know Our Clients

Our practice involves a variety of legal areas, which means we serve many types of clients. We serve publicly traded companies, small businesses, government entities and individuals. No matter your size, we understand what you need to succeed. We take the time to get to know each client and the legal problems they face. Find out how we can help you with your legal problems.

Award Winning Attorneys Recognized By Our Peers

The Legal Elite - 2021 - The Silver State's Top Attorneys
Martindale Hubbell - Bar Register Preeminent Lawyers - 2021
AV Preeminent 2019 Top Ranked Law Firms
Best Lawyers - 2022
Best Lawyer Best Law Firm 2022

U.S. News – Best Lawyers®
2022 “Best Law Firms” List
Las Vegas Tier 1 Rankings

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