Michael N. Feder, an "AV/Preeminent Attorney®" as rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, is the Litigation Practice Group Chair, co-chair of the firm's Entertainment & Sports Department, and a member of the firm's Intellectual Property Department. Mr. Feder has extensive experience representing and counseling clients in commercial and business litigation matters involving, among others, banking, contracts, copyright infringement, corporate law, employment law, entertainment and sports law, franchise law, fraud, gaming, patent infringement, real estate, RICO, trademark infringement, securities law, shareholder and partnership disputes, and unfair competition. Mr. Feder also has experience representing clients in appellate, bankruptcy, gaming, regulatory and transactional related matters.
Represent large international sports entertainment company in numerous commercial, trademark and copyright enforcement matters filed in state and federal courts, before the TTAB and internationally, resulting in favorable outcomes for the client.
Represent large real estate investment and asset management company in various matters resulting in multi-million judgments being entered against borrowers and guarantors.
Represent large gaming company in various contract matters resulting in a favorable resolution for the client, including dismissal of certain actions.
Represented large home builder in defending against claims asserted under financing agreements resulting in a favorable resolution for the client.
Represented large electronics manufacturer in matter resulting in the entry of a multi-million judgment in favor of the client.
Represented trucking company in a copyright infringement matter resulting in a favorable resolution for the client.
Represented gaming company and convenience store operation in class actions filed under the Electronics Fund Transfer Act resulting in favorable outcome for the clients.
Represented large gaming company in landlord/tenant dispute resulting in a favorable ruling for the client.
Represented an environmental science and engineering services in various matters involving breaches of agreement against other parties resulting in favorable resolutions for the client.
Certain of Mr. Feder's representative clients include Zuffa, LLC d/b/a Ultimate Fighting Championship®, Caesars Entertainment, Inc., Cox Communications, Inc., Riviera Hotel & Casino, Sahara Hotel & Casino, Samsung Electronics America, Inc., Manzen LLC d/b/a Xyience®, Station Casinos, Top Rank, Inc., American Gem Society Laboratories, LLC, Picerne Development Corporation, AWG Ambassador, LLC, Dreams, Inc., EMG International, Inc., Ike Gaming, Inc. d/b/a El Cortez Hotel & Casino, Lennar Corporation, Rialto Capital Management, LLC, Tuff Shed, Inc., Coach USA, Inc., Pharmacia Corporation/Pharmacia & Upjohn, LLC, Griffen Corporation (Adams Bros, Interiors of Nevada, Inc.), Stratosphere Corporation, The Meadows School, U.S. Philips Corporation, Wynn Las Vegas, LLC, Sands Corporation, among others.
Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Feder was with Beckley Singleton (2000-07) and Lewis and Roca (2007-11). Prior to relocating to Nevada in 2000, Mr. Feder was at two prominent firms located in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, where he focused on commercial and business litigation and transactional related matters.
AV® Certification Rating by Martindale-Hubbell®
Best Lawyers Litigation - Intellectual Property 2012 - 2015
Best Lawyers® Litigation - Banking & Finance 2012 - 2015
Best Lawyers® Litigation - Commercial Litigation 2015
Vegas INC: Top Lawyers 2012 - 2013
Mountain States Super Lawyers® 2011 - 2014; Listed as Top 100 in 2013 and 2014; Listed as Top 10 in 2014
Nevada Business: Legal Elite , 2009 - 2014
Outstanding Service Award from the American Bar Association's Section of Litigation, 2003 - 04
American Bar Association's Section of Litigation, Co-Chair of Programs for the Intellectual Property Committee
American Bar Association's Commercial and Business Litigation Committee and the Business Law Section, Member
State Bar of Nevada's Intellectual Property Law Section, Member
Clark County Bar Association, Member
Academy of Finance for the Clark High School Advisory Board, Member
Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada, Member of the Board of Directors and Executive Committee
ABA Advisory Panel, Member
Author, "American Pirates on the Playing Field," Communique Vol. 32, No. 12, December 2011
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
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:
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:
Michael Feder on Super Lawyers® Top 10 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 Michael Feder is included on the Top 10 List.
Posted on: Jun 27th, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Mountain States Super Lawyers
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.
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