Lipson Neilson is proud to announce that attorneys Joseph Garin, Megan Thongkham, and Jessica Green have been named 2021 Mountain States Super Lawyers. This is Joseph Garin’s fifteenth consecutive year on the Super Lawyers list. Selected as Rising Stars, this is Megan Thongkham’s fourth consecutive year on this list and Jessica Green’s eighth consecutive year. Rising Stars must be either 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less; no more than 2.5% of lawyers in the region are named to the Rising Stars list.
Joseph Garin, the Managing Partner of Lipson Neilson’s Las Vegas office, was selected as a Super Lawyer based on his work in the Professional Liability, Nonprofit Organizations, Real Estate, Insurance Coverage, Employment Litigation, and Business Litigation practice areas. Mr. Garin is consulted nationally on the defense of professional liability claims, ethics, employment, insurance coverage disputes, director and officer claims, and risk management. He is the former Chair and current member of the Standing Committee on Ethics and Professional Responsibility to the Nevada State Bar; and a member of the Professional Liability Advisory Board for the national Claims & Litigation Management Alliance (CLM). Comprised of industry leaders from across the United States, this Board guides the development of extensive professional liability resources.
Megan Thongkham, a Partner in the firm’s Las Vegas office, was named a Rising Star based on her work in the Insurance Coverage, Civil Litigation, and Commercial Litigation practice areas. Ms. Thongkham’s practice is focused on insurance defense, commercial litigation, and appellate law. Ms. Thongkham represents clients in a wide range of commercial, securities, construction, and insurance coverage disputes. She speaks conversational Italian and is a member of the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association.
Jessica Green, an Associate in the firm’s Las Vegas office, was named a Rising Star based on her work in Professional Liability, Employment & Labor, and Business Litigation practice areas. Ms. Green has defended many lawyers and law firms throughout the country during her career and is recognized as an emerging leader in Errors and Omissions (E&O), Employment law, and Insurance Coverage law.
Super Lawyers and Rising Stars are selected by Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading source of information for the legal industry. The selection process includes peer nominations, evaluations, and independent research.
Joseph Garin, Shareholder