Micheal J. Brock is an accomplished attorney who has litigated a wide variety of cases, including complex commercial, employment, real property, construction and business matters.
He also practices in the area of bankruptcy law, representing both individuals and businesses who are seeking debt relief and has represented both debtors and creditors in adversary proceedings.Micheal has been appointed by the Nevada Supreme Court as an arbitrator for the court-annexed arbitration program.
Micheal has litigated in state and federal courts in Nevada and often appears before governmental and quasi-governmental administrative hearing officers on behalf of his clients. Utilizing a pragmatic, value-driven and results-oriented approach to dispute resolution and litigation, Micheal has earned the respect of clients and adversaries alike.
Micheal is fluent in Spanish and brings years of experience to our Las Vegas law firm including:
Defended an individual in a federal jury trial involving a contractual dispute over gaming issues on Native American lands
Represented credit card processor in variety of actions, including adversary proceedings and suits against former customers
Defended employer against employment discrimination claims
Secured a favorable settlement for a paving and grading subcontractor in a multimillion dollar construction defect action
Represented seller in breach of contract action for sale of property valued at $2 million, securing a favorable settlement via mediation
Secured summary judgment on behalf of steel subcontractor
Obtained loan modifications via negotiation and litigation with principal reductions in excess of $1.5 million
Represented tavern owner in zoning and variance proceedings before Clark County Planning Commission
American Bar Association
State Bar of Nevada
American Inns of Court
U.S. District Court, District of Nevada
U.S. Tax Court
U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
J.D., The Dickinson School of Law, The Pennsylvania State University
M.B.A., The Smeal College of Business, The Pennsylvania State University
B.S., University of Utah