Joe Kozlowski is shareholder in the firm's Corporate & Real Estate Department, concentrating his practice in the areas of real estate finance, real estate development and land use approval, real estate acquisitions and dispositions, commercial leasing, construction, and general commercial and corporate transactions.
His determination and unique ability to meet real world challenges with smart, practical and efficient solutions have earned him a place at the forefront of his practice, as evidenced by his inclusion as one of Nevada Business Journal's Legal Elite in 2010, 2011 and 2012; a list of Southern Nevada's top 100 attorneys compiled by peer ratings. Mr. Kozlowski has also been recognized by Super Lawyers Magazine as a Mountain States Rising Star for the years 2010, 2011 and 2012, a distinction shared by only 2.5% of the state's total attorneys. He has been recognized as a Mountain States Super Lawyer in 2013 and 2014, and holds the highest distinction of AV-Rated by Martindale-Hubbell .
Mr. Kozlowski is an active faculty member for Nevada continuing legal education programs, instructing other attorneys and professionals in the areas of real estate, construction and landlord/tenant law. He has also been asked to be a regular speaker at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) William S. Boyd School of Law, presenting to law students on a wide range of topics concerning property law.
Mr. Kozlowski's representative clients include Bank of Nevada, Nevada State Bank, Pacific Western Bank, McDonald's Corp., Lennar, Kimball Hill Homes, RSM McGladrey, Sullivan Square, Parsons Corp., Performance Contracting, Kittrell Jenson Contractors, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Credit Suisse, Century Gaming, Caesar's Entertainment and several NBA players.
Lead counsel to a community financial institution with respect to the multi-million dollar financing of a large, downtown Las Vegas hotel/casino.
Lead counsel to a community financial institution with respect to the multi-million dollar refinancing of a building leased to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Lead counsel to an established local Nevada corporation with respect to the multi-million dollar sale of a business involving the disposition of several franchises located at McCarran International Airport.
Representation of a large institutional creditor in connection with approximately $25,000,000 of disputed mechanic's liens in the Chapter 11 bankruptcy of a large-scale, mixed-use, master-planned development.
Lead counsel to a developer with respect to construction issues pertaining to a 16.5 acre mixed-use, high-rise development.
Representation of a leading local gaming company in connection with a multi-million dollar refinancing.
Lead counsel to owner of mini-storage business with respect to successful appeal before the Nevada Supreme Court concerning a multi-million dollar commercial real estate dispute.
Lead counsel to large, strip hotel/casino involving large-sum mechanic's lien dispute in connection with hotel/casino renovation project.
Nevada Business: Legal Elite, 2010, 2011, and 2012
Mountain States Super Lawyers : Rising Star, 2010 - 2012
Mountain States Super Lawyers : 2013 - 2014
AV-Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
Author, “Landlord Liability for Problems with the Premises,” Sterling Educational Services, May 2011
In the News
Gordon Silver Ranks in Top 10 of Business and Corporate Lawyers List
The Las Vegas Business Press published the 2014 Corporate and Business Lawyers List. The list is based on law firms ranked by the number of corporate and business attorneys in Las Vegas, Nevada. Gordon Silver is ranked #9b on the list for 2014.
Posted on: Dec 12th, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Las Vegas Business Press
Gordon Silver Listed in Top 10 for Real Estate Attorneys
Gordon Silver is ranked as 8th largest for number of real estate attorneys in Las Vegas by Las Vegas Business Press.
Posted on: Apr 25th, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Las Vegas Business Press
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
Joe Kozlowski Selected as Top Real Estate Attorney in Las Vegas Business Press
Joe Kozlowski was recently profiled as one of the top 10 real estate attorneys in the Las Vegas valley in the Las Vegas Business Press.
Posted on: Apr 22nd, 2013 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Las Vegas Business Press
The People: Joseph Kozlowski and Talitha Gray Kozlowski
Joseph T. Kozlowski and Talitha Gray Kozlowski were named shareholders at Gordon Silver. Kozlowski practices in the firm's corporate and real estate department; Gray Kozlowski practices in the business restructuring and bankruptcy department.
Posted on: Feb 04th, 2013 Posted In: GS In the News Source: VEGAS INC
Gordon Silver Names Two Shareholders
Joseph T. Kozlowski, Esq. and Talitha Gray Kozlowski, Esq. were recently named shareholders at the Gordon Silver Las Vegas office.
Posted on: Jan 21st, 2013 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Business Voice
On the Move: Joseph Kozlowski, Talitha Gray Kozlowski and Brett Scolari
Gordon Silver named Joseph Kozlowski, Talitha Gray Kozlowski and Brett Scolari shareholders.
Posted on: Jan 08th, 2013 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Las Vegas Business Press