- Bankruptcy Litigation
|Contact Info||Telephone: (702) 796-5555|
Fax: (702) 369-2666
|University ||University of Nevada-Reno, B.A., 1994 Fleishmann Scholar|
|Law School||American University Washington College of Law, J.D., 1997|
|Admitted||Nevada, 1997; Courts of the State of Nevada, 1997; U.S. District Court, District of Nevada, 1999; U.S. Supreme Court, 2003; U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of Delaware, 2011 (pro hac vice); San Francisco, California; Third Judicial District Court, State of Idaho, 2012 (pro hac vice); California Superior Court, San Diego, 2014 (pro hac vice); Arbitration Venues: Las Vegas, Nevada; Reno, Nevada; Phoenix Arizona; U.S. Third Circuit Court of Appeals, 2012|
Member and Chair of Grant Approval Subcommittee, Nevada Supreme Court Committee on Court Improvement Program
Rotary Club, Las Vegas Nevada, Paul Harris Fellow
Ms. Turner is a shareholder in the firm's Litigation Department. She is an experienced litigator with her practice focused in commercial litigation. Ms. Turner has developed a reputation for aggressively and effectively representing businesses and business people in their efforts to resolve disputes and pursue other goals through the use of legal process. She has been repeatedly recognized as a Super Lawyer in the Mountain States and named by Nevada Business as a Legal Elite for her excellence in commercial litigation.
Ms. Turner has been lead counsel in a wide variety of civil matters, both in courts and binding arbitration. Representative clients include a wide range of businesses (ex. casinos, banks, medical offices, technology and software companies, gaming manufacturers, defense contractors, construction and development services, real estate brokers, telecommunications companies, restaurants/taverns, car dealerships, and churches), receivers, real estate investors, business owners, managers, officers and directors of public and private companies, individual and institutional owners of debt and equity interests seeking to enforce their rights and remedies.
Ms. Turner started her career as a law clerk for the Honorable James A. Brennan in the Eighth Judicial District Court of Nevada. During law school, she clerked for the United States Judiciary Committee, Subcommittee on Administrative Oversight of the Courts, the Honorable Robert Rose in the Nevada Supreme Court, as well as the Law Offices of Calvin R.X. Dunlap.
Nevada Legal Aid Society's Children's Attorney Project - Ms. Turner received the prestigious Myra Williams Award for Pro Bono Services to Children, as well as commendations from United States Senator Harry Reid and United States Congressman Jon Porter, relating to her pro bono services to abused and neglected children in Nevada's foster care system.
Nevada Business: Legal Elite, 2013 - 2014
Mountain States Super Lawyers, 2012 - 2014; Listed as one of the Top 50 Women in 2013 and 2014
AV Certification Rating by Martindale-Hubbell
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:
Erika Pike Turner on Super Lawyers Top 50 Women List
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, shareholder Erika Pike Turner is included on the Top 50 Women List.
Posted on: Jun 23rd, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: 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:
Eleven Gordon Silver Lawyers Listed on Pro Bono Honor Roll for February 2014
Gordon Silver lawyers Paola Armeni, Eunice Beattie, Gabriel Blumberg, Dylan Ciciliano, Candace Clark, Thomas Fell, Elias George, Talitha Gray Kozlowski, William Noall, Erika Pike Turner and Kristin Tyler were recognized on the Pro Bono Honor Roll for accepting cases between October 1, 2012 and September 30, 2013 through the Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada and Nevada Legal Services.
Posted on: Mar 01st, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Communique
Five Gordon Silver Lawyers Listed on Pro Bono Honor Roll for February 2014
Gordon Silver lawyers Erika Pike Turner, Eunice Beattie, Erick Gjerdingen, Colleen McCarty and Kory Kaplan were recognized on the Pro Bono Honor Roll by the State Bar of Nevada for accepting cases in November 2013 through the Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada.
Posted on: Feb 01st, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Nevada Lawyer
Gordon Silver and Four Lawyers Honored at 2013 Pro Bono Awards Luncheon
Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce their selection as Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada's 2013 Pro Bono Firm of the Year. The 13th Annual Pro Bono Awards Luncheon were held December 6, 2013 at the Rio Hotel & Casino, and was hosted by the Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada.
Posted on: Dec 09th, 2013
|Reported Cases||Representative Cases: Business Disputes -; Successfully enforced contract terms on summary judgment. Exemplar orders and judgment entered in 305 Las Vegas, LLC v. David Mitchell. Obtained multiple favorable arbitration awards. Exemplar award and judgment entered in Nevada State Bank v. Nicolas Cage. Successfully defended breach of fiduciary duty claims against officers and directors of gaming company debtor in Chapter 11 bankruptcy, In re Herbst Gaming, Inc. Successfully restrained former business partners and employees in cases involving ongoing interference with existing and prospective business interests. Exemplar order and judgment entered in Vector Media, LLC v. Steven Mincer. Successfully restrained businesses acting in violation of Nevada statutes. Exemplar order entered in GMDTCD, LLC v. Terracotta; Successfully defensed lender action against guarantor, Branch Banking & Trust v. Giordano. Successfully protected collateral interests of secured lender, Harvardlee, LLC v. Spring Mountain and Rainbow Investment, LLC, et al. Successfully represented developer against tribe in binding arbitration. Obtained a jury verdict for general and punitive damages in fraud case, Sinatra v. Cornish. Obtained favorable appellate opinion from the Third Circuit Court of Appeals on fraudulent transfer claims, The Majestic Star Casino, LLC v. Barden Development, Inc., et al. Receivership Actions -; Successfully defensed receivership applications over operating business. Exemplar order entered in Ceres, Inc., et al. v. Inova Management Co., LLC, et al. Secured appointment of receivers over operating businesses and property. Exemplar order entered in Pacific Western Bank v. Las Vegas Crossroads. Represented receiver appointed on condominium project, PFF Bank & Trust v. Belvedere, LLC. Successfully limited receivership scope in multiple borrower/lender disputes. Exemplar order entered in Goldman Sachs v. Colony Resorts LVH Acquisitions, LLC. Hearing Master -; Special hearing master appointed by the Eighth Judicial District Court in the Venetian Lien Litigation. Special hearing master appointed in the Coordinated Southern Nevada Breast Implant Litigation.|
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