Mr. Hone, an "AV/Preeminent Attorney®" as rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, is a shareholder in the firm's Litigation Department and Entertainment & Sports Department. He has extensive experience representing and counseling clients in commercial and business litigation matters involving shareholder and partnership disputes, contracts, corporate law, employment law, entertainment and sports law, franchise law, fraud, gaming, patent, copyright and trademark infringement, real estate, securities law, and unfair competition, among others.
Mr. Hone also has considerable construction law experience representing contractors, owners, design professionals, suppliers and material men in construction claims and disputes, bid protests, contract preparation, claims avoidance and claims preparation.
Mr. Hone's experience includes representation of clients in pre-litigation dispute counseling; trial court, arbitration and appellate proceedings; bankruptcy litigation and state regulatory and license proceedings.
Mr. Hone has unique experience handling complex business disputes that cross international borders having handled numerous matters involving foreign businesses, investors, owners and witnesses, and is well-versed in the myriad complexities that come with litigation involving foreign language matters, international discovery disputes and the interplay of local, federal and international procedural rules.
Mr. Hone's representative clients include Zuffa, LLC d/b/a Ultimate Fighting Championship ; Samsung Electronics America, Inc.; Station Casinos; Obayashi Corporation; S3H, Inc.; Top Rank, Inc.; AWG Ambassador, LLC; Griffen Corporation (Adams Bros, Interiors of Nevada, Inc.); Familian Development Company; BVT HBavaria, LP; and Stratosphere Corporation. Mr. Hone has also represented multiple professional athletes in both litigation and state regulatory and licensing proceedings.
Before joining the firm, Mr. Hone was affiliated with Beckley Singleton (2004-07) and Lewis and Roca (2007-11). Prior to his relocation to Nevada, he practiced law in Boise, Idaho, with Hawley Troxell Ennis & Hawley.
Mountain States Super Lawyers®, 2012 - 2014; Listed as Top 100 in 2013 and 2014
Nevada Business: Legal Elite, 2009 - 2014
Vegas INC: Top Lawyers, 2012
AV® Certification Rating by Martindale-Hubbell®
Clark County Bar Association, Member
American Bar Association's Litigation Section, Member
American Bar Association's Forum on the Entertainment and Sports Industries, Member
American Bar Association's Construction Litigation Committee, Member
Imprints Day School, a private non-sectarian pre-K through 6 institution, Former Board of Directors Member
Co-Author, Solvency Considerations in Settlement: A Sticky Subject, Nevada Lawyer, July 2008
Co-Author, Has the Death Knell Rung for Ladies' Nights?, Casino Enterprise Management, August 2009
Former Editorial Board Member, The Idaho Statesman
In the News
Gordon Silver Ranks in Top 10 of Business and Commercial Litigation Attorneys List
The Las Vegas Business Press published the 2014 Business and Commercial Litigation Attorneys List. The list is based on law firms ranked by the number of business and commercial attorneys in Las Vegas, Nevada. Gordon Silver is ranked #9a on the list for 2014.
Posted on: Sep 26th, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Las Vegas Business Press
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
Seven Gordon Silver Las Vegas Lawyers Selected for 2014 Mountain States Super Lawyers®
Gordon Silver has seven lawyers selected for inclusion in the 2014 edition of Mountain States Super Lawyers®.
Posted on: Aug 22nd, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Vegas INC.
Gordon Silver Lawyers Receive Top Super Lawyers® Honors
Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that seven of our lawyers have been selected for inclusion in the Top 100 in the 2014 edition of Mountain States Super Lawyers®.
Posted on: Jul 02nd, 2014 Posted In: Press Releases Source:
Five Gordon Silver Lawyers Listed in Super Lawyers® Top 100
Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that 30 of our lawyers have been selected for inclusion in the 2014 edition of Mountain States Super Lawyers®. Of note, four of our shareholders are in the Top 100 List: Gerald Gordon, Jeffrey Silver, Michael Feder, Eric Hone and John Krieger.
Posted on: Jun 23rd, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Mountain States Super Lawyers Magazine
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:
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 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
Twenty Gordon Silver Lawyers Named in 2013 Mountain States Super Lawyers®
We are pleased to announce that 20 of our lawyers have been selected for inclusion in the 2013 edition of Mountain States Super Lawyers®.
Of note, four of our shareholders are in the Top 100 List: Gerald Gordon, Jeffrey Silver, Michael Feder and Eric Hone. Shareholder Erika Pike Turner is included on the Top 50 Women List.
Posted on: Jun 27th, 2013 Posted In: Press Releases Source: 2013 Mountain States Super Lawyers