Dominic P. Gentile: Lawyer with Gordon Silver

Dominic P. Gentile

Shareholder
Las Vegas,  NV  U.S.A.
Phone(702) 796-5555

Peer Rating
 5.0/5.0
AV® Preeminent

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Practice Areas

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Privileged Licensing
  • Government Investigations & Business Crimes
 
University DePaul University, B.S., Commerce
 
Law SchoolDePaul University, J.D.
 
Admitted1972, Illinois; 1979, Nevada
 
Memberships 

Affiliations

American Bar Association's Criminal Justice Section RICO Case Committee, Former Chairman

American Bar Association's Defense Function, Former Member

American Bar Association's White Collar Crimes and Grand Jury Committee, Former Member

State Bar of Nevada, Former Governor (two terms)

Nevada Supreme Court Bench-Bar Committee, Member

First Amendment Lawyers Association, Member

Nevada National Public Radio (KNPR), Former Board of Directors

Nevada Attorneys for Criminal Justice, the Augustus Society, Founding Member

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Former Board of Directors (two terms)

Honorary Consul for the Republic of Italy for the State of Nevada

 
Biography

Mr. Gentile is a shareholder in and the chairman of the firm's Government Investigations & Business Crimes Department. Mr. Gentile has represented clients nationwide and internationally and is regarded by his peers as a formidable force in the courtroom. He possesses unequaled expertise in the areas of civil, criminal, securities and commercial fraud investigations and litigation, speech and press issues, and professional licensing and disciplinary matters. Like Gordon Silver, Mr. Gentile's legal roots run deep in Nevada and many of the State's top criminal defense attorneys have been mentored by him.

Mr. Gentile is the founder and publisher of La Voce - the Voice of Las Vegas' Italian-American Community. He is currently Honorary Consul for the Italian Consulate in Las Vegas. In addition, Mr. Gentile is a founder of Nevada Attorneys for Criminal Justice, the Augustus Society, and he served two terms on the Board of Directors for the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He has also served two terms as a Governor of the State Bar of Nevada and is a charter and current member of the prestigious Nevada Supreme Court Bench-Bar Committee.

Mr. Gentile was formerly an Associate Dean of the National College of Criminal Defense Lawyers and Public Defenders and is currently an Adjunct Professor of Law for the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) William S. Boyd School of Law. He has been teaching trial advocacy and trial evidence at law schools throughout the United States for over thirty years. Mr. Gentile is a member of the Dean's Advisory Council at DePaul University College of Law.

Mr. Gentile was also named a Best Lawyers Lawyer of the Year for Criminal Defense: Non-White-Collar and Criminal Defense: White Collar, Las Vegas in 2012, 2013, and 2014.

Distinctions

AV Certification Rating by Martindale-Hubbell

Criminal Defense: Non-White-Collar and Criminal Defense: White-Collar, 2012 - 2014

Mountain States Super Lawyers, 2007 - 2014

Vegas INC: Top Lawyers, 2012-2013

Best Lawyers of America 2013 for Criminal Defense, Las Vegas

Mr. Gentile is continually voted by his peers as a Best Lawyer and Super Lawyer in Nevada,and has been included in Woodward & White, Inc. Best Lawyers in America from its inception in 1983 to today.

In the News

Dominic Gentile Cited in Article: Las Vegas jury awards comedian George Wallace $1.3 million in suit

Gordon Silver shareholder, Dominic P. Gentile, quoted in the Las Vegas Review Journal's article entitled Las Vegas jury awards comedian George Wallace $1.3 million in suit on April 8, 2014.

Posted on: Apr 15th, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Las Vegas Review Journal

Thirty Gordon Silver Lawyers Selected As Super Lawyers For 2014 Mountain States Super Lawyers

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that 19 of our lawyers have been selected for inclusion in the 2014 edition of Mountain States Super Lawyers. In addition, 11 of our lawyers have been selected as Rising Stars.

Posted on: Apr 11th, 2014 Posted In: Press Releases Source:

Gordon Silver's Dominic Gentile Appointed Honorary Consul for Republic of Italy

Gordon Silver shareholder Dominic P. Gentile has been appointed honorary consul for the Republic of Italy.

Posted on: Jan 27th, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Attorney at Law Magazine, Las Vegas Edition

Gordon Silver Attorney Gentile Appointed Honorary Consul for Republic Of Italy

Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce that shareholder, Dominic P. Gentile, has been appointed as Honorary Consul for the Republic of Italy. Gentile will be working closely with the Consulate General office in Los Angeles.

Posted on: Nov 21st, 2013 Posted In: Press Releases Source:

Gordon Silver Lawyers Listed in 2013 Top Lawyers Edition of Desert Companion

Congratulations to our seven Gordon Silver attorneys included in the 2013 Top Lawyers Edition of Desert Companion. The publication partnered with Martindale-Hubbell to list lawyers in Southern Nevada that have reached the highest levels of ethical standards and professional excellence.

Posted on: Oct 22nd, 2013 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Desert Companion

Gordon Silver Attorneys Included in 2013 Vegas INC Top Lawyers List

Congratulations to our six Gordon Silver attorneys included in the 2013 Vegas INC Top Lawyers special edition, September 2013.

Posted on: Sep 30th, 2013 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Vegas INC.

Nine Gordon Silver Lawyers Named As 2014 Best Lawyers

Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that nine of our lawyers have been selected for inclusion in the 2014 Edition of Best Lawyers.

Posted on: Aug 15th, 2013 Posted In: Press Releases Source: Best Lawyers in America

Gordon Silver Lawyers Listed in Mountain States Super Lawyers 2013

Several attorneys from the Las Vegas office of Gordon Silver were recently recognized in Mountain States Super Lawyers for the 2013 magazine's annual survey of lawyers.

Posted on: Jul 10th, 2013 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Super Lawyers Magazine, Mountain States, 2013

Gordon Silver Listed in Best Lawyers In America - Business Edition - Summer 2013

Gordon Silver is proud to have been included in the business edition of Best Lawyers, Summer 2013

Posted on: Jul 08th, 2013 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Best Lawyers, Business Edition, Summer 2013

 
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Dominic P. Gentile

3960 Howard Hughes Parkway, 9th Floor
Las VegasNV 89169-5978




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