Brian R. Irvine is a shareholder in the firm's Litigation Department. His practice focuses on areas of litigation, construction, banking, bankruptcy and creditors' rights, and he is skilled in every aspect of the negotiation process. Mr. Irvine has recently specialized in very large commercial litigation and has participated in two of the biggest trials in Northern Nevada in the past four years. He recently obtained a judgment in excess of $100 million in claims for fraud and misrepresentation following an eight-week trial.
Before joining the firm, Mr. Irvine was a shareholder at Jones Vargas. He served a clerkship with the Honorable Melvin Brunetti, Senior Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. He was also a member of the Charter Class of the William S. Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV).
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While in law school, Mr. Irvine earned seven CALI awards, and was the first Articles Editor and a founding member for the Nevada Law Journal.
Nevada Business Magazine's Legal Elite, 2014
Author, My Customer Filed for Bankruptcy! What do I do now?, Northern Nevada Business Weekly, 2012
Author, “Waiting for Daubert: The Nevada Supreme Court and the Admissibility of Expert Testimony,” 2 Nev. L.J. 158, Spring/Summer 2002
In the News
Talk of the Town: Gordon Silver Attorneys Named Nevada Legal Elite
Gordon Silver is delighted to announce that 11 of their attorneys have been recognized in Nevada Business Magazine as Nevada's Legal Elite of 2014. Ten of the firm's attorneys have been acknowledged as Southern Nevada's Top Attorneys, as well as three attorneys recognized on
the Best Up and Coming Attorneys list. On top of the many individual accomplishments throughout the firm, Gordon Silver has also received the honor of being recognized as one of Nevada's Top 12 Firms.
Posted on: Sep 24th, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Attorney at Law, Las Vegas Edition
Fifteen Gordon Silver Attorneys Featured In The 2014 Nevada Legal Elite
Gordon Silver is delighted to announce that fifteen of our attorneys have been recognized in Nevada Business Magazine as Nevada's Legal Elite of 2014.
Posted on: Jun 18th, 2014 Posted In: Press Releases Source:
My Voice: Brian Irvine, Gordon Silver shareholder, on bankruptcy
My customer filed for bankruptcy! What do I do now?
Despite recent signs that the national and Nevada economies are improving, and despite the 26 percent drop in bankruptcy filings in northern Nevada from 2011 to 2012, it is likely that a full economic recovery in northern Nevada may still be far away.
by Brian Irvine
Posted on: Oct 01st, 2012 Posted In: Publications Source: Northern Nevada Business Weekly
Fox News Radio 99.1 FM Talk, Reno - Interview, Molly Rezac and Brian Irvine
Fox News Radio 99.1 FM Talk, Reno
Nevada Matters with Eddie Floyd & Sean Cary - Interview Molly Rezac and Brian Irvine
Posted on: Apr 19th, 2012 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Fox News Radio- 99.1
Gordon Silver Attorneys and Counselors at Law Expands New Reno Office with Three Attorneys
(Reno, Nev.) - John P. Desmond of Gordon Silver Attorneys and Counselors at Law, today announced the expansion of the new Reno office located at 100 West Liberty Street, Suite 690, Reno, Nevada, 89501
Posted on: Mar 19th, 2012 Posted In: Press Releases Source: Gordon Silver
Gordon Silver Attorneys and Counselors at Law Opens New Office in Reno, Nevada
(Reno, Nev.) - Greg Garman, Managing Partner of Gordon Silver, Attorneys and Counselors at Law, today announced the opening of a Reno office located at 100 West Liberty Street, Suite 690, Reno, Nevada, 89501
Posted on: Mar 06th, 2012 Posted In: Press Releases Source: Gordon Silver