Mr. Garman is the managing shareholder in the Las Vegas office, and a member of the firm's Business Restructuring & Bankruptcy Department. Mr. Garman's practice is concentrated in commercial and corporate bankruptcy and restructuring. He regularly represents debtors, trustees, official committees, secured creditors and other parties in matters involving hospitality, lending, high tech, gaming, airlines and real estate, among others.
Since becoming managing shareholder in 2008, Mr. Garman has led the firm through a period of unprecedented growth and success. Additionally, Mr. Garman has an active legal practice that is focused on assisting companies with financial restructuring and business reorganization. His strong judgment and negotiating skills as well as his big picture outlook have earned him recognition from his peers.
Mr. Garman currently represents a prominent regional development company in the restructuring of more than $250,000,000 in long-term debt, as well as the Spanish Trail Golf Club in its ongoing Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceeding. He also represents more than $150,000,000 in statutory lien holders in the ongoing Fontainebleau bankruptcy cases pending before a Florida Bankruptcy Court, the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals and the Nevada Supreme Court. Mr. Garman previously represented Black Gaming LLC in its successful pre-packaged bankruptcy that resulted in the reduction of its long-term debt from $225,000,000 to $67,000,000.
Based upon his experience and expertise, Mr. Garman has lectured on diverse legal issues that range from the intersection of bankruptcy code and landlord-tenant law, to best practices in electronic data discovery. Mr. Garman is also a firm representative to Lawyers Associated Worldwide, an association of independent law firms located in over 100 major commercial centers throughout the world.
BV® Certification Rating by Martindale-Hubbell®
Best Lawyers® Bankruptcy & Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency & Reorganization Law, Las Vegas 2013 - 2015
Best Lawyers® Litigation-Bankruptcy, Las Vegas 2013 - 2015
Mountain States Super Lawyers®, 2008 - 2014; Listed as Top 100 in 2014
Vegas INC: Top Lawyers, 2012
Named "Bankruptcy Practitioner of the Year" by Turnaround Management Association of Nevada (2011)
Nevada Business: Legal Elite, 2009, 2012, 2013, 2014
Recognized by Super Lawyers Magazine as a Mountain States Super Lawyer (2009 - 2012)
Recognized by Super Lawyers Magazine as a Nevada Super Lawyer (2008)
Included in list of "Best Lawyers in America" (2007-14)
State Bar of Nevada, Member
Clark County Bar Association, Member
American Bankruptcy Institute, Member
Turnaround Management Association, Member
In the News
On The Move: Gordon Silver's Listed in Best Lawyers
Twelve attorneys at Gordon Silver were noted in Vegas INC's On the Move as being recently selected as Best Lawyers in the 2015 Best Lawyers in America®. Attorneys were selected in various practice areas based on high peer reviews.
In addition, Gregory E. Garman and Jeffrey A. Silver were also selected as "2014-2015 Lawyer of the Year" in the noted category.
Posted on: Sep 25th, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Vegas INC
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.
Sixteen Gordon Silver Attorneys Named as 2015 Best Lawyers®
Sixteen attorneys at Gordon Silver were recently selected as "Best Lawyers" in the 2015 Best Lawyers in America . Attorneys were selected in various practice areas based on high peer reviews.
Posted on: Aug 19th, 2014 Posted In: Press Releases Source:
Two Las Vegas Gordon Silver Attorneys Named Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers®
Gordon Silver is pleased to announce that two attorneys in the Las Vegas office were recently named 2014-2015 "Lawyer of the Year" in Best Lawyers in America® in the Las Vegas area.
Posted on: Aug 19th, 2014 Posted In: Press Releases Source:
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:
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:
DJs for PJs Community Drive Gets Help from Gordon Silver
Gordon Silver attorneys and staff participated in the 12th annual DJs for PJs Community Service Drive in April, raising more than $1,100 in cash, gift cards and pajamas. Six members of the firm also participated in the Pajama 5K/1 mile run/walk event.
Posted on: May 19th, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: LasVegasBusinessPress
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:
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