Richard L. Galin: Lawyer with Gordon Silver

Richard L. Galin

Of Counsel
Las Vegas,  NV  U.S.A.
Phone(702) 796-5555

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 5.0/5.0
AV® Preeminent

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Practice Areas

  • Corporate & Securities
  • Financial Institution Regulation
  • Finance & Banking
 
University Long Island University, B.S., magna cum laude, 1975
 
Law SchoolGeorgetown University Law Center, J.D., cum laude, 1979
 
Admitted1979, District of Columbia; 1983, California; 1995, Nevada; 1989-1995, Japan (Gaikokuho-Jimu-Bengoshi)
 
Memberships 

Affiliations
State Bar of Nevada, Administrative Law Section, Vice Chairman
Japan America Society of Nevada, Director
State Bar of Nevada, Member
State Bar of California, Member
District of Columbia Bar, Member
Clark County Bar Association, Member
Beverly Hills Bar Association, Business Law Section, Former Chairman
Daini Tokyo Bar Association, Member, 1989-1995

 
Biography

Mr. Galin is of counsel in the firm's Corporate & Real Estate Department. Since joining the firm in 1995, he has become one of the top attorneys in the region on issues pertaining to corporate mergers and acquisitions, securities regulation, financial institutions, equity financing, and complex commercial transactions.

Mr. Galin works closely with clients and deals frequently with regulatory authorities on a wide range of matters involving: corporate takeovers, corporate governance, securities law registration, disclosure and compliance, Sarbanes-Oxley Act compliance, regulatory issues affecting banks and other financial institutions, new bank formations, executive compensation, business expansion, and complex commercial contracts and transactional documents.

Mr. Galin began his distinguished legal career as an attorney with the Office of the Comptroller of Currency in Washington, D.C., in the Securities & Corporate Practices Division, before moving to private practice in Los Angeles where he was a partner in a prominent California law firm. Prior to joining the firm, he practiced law for six years in Tokyo, Japan as a gaikokuho-jimu-bengoshi (licensed foreign lawyer) with a large, international business law firm.

Mr. Galin authors a blog on 'Business Contracts and Raising Capital' where he discusses how to avoid legal pitfalls in the business world.

Distinctions
Foreign language: Japanese.
AV Certification Rating by Martindale-Hubbell
Vegas INC: Top Lawyers 2013

Publications
Author, Seven Pitfalls to Avoid When Negotiating Business Contracts, Nevada Business Magazine, January 2014
Mr. Galin authors a blog on 'Business Contracts and Raising Capital' where he discusses how to avoid legal pitfalls in the business world:
- Top Ten Pitfalls In Negotiating And Drafting Business Contracts - Part I
- Capital-Raising: Every Silver Lining Has A Cloud
- Serve Proudly, ... But With An Indemnification Agreement!
- Top Ten Pitfalls In Negotiating And Drafting Business Contracts - Part II
- You Might Have “Knowledge” And Not Even Know It (And Other Crazy Things)
- Top Ten Pitfalls In Negotiating And Drafting Business Contracts - Part III (Noncompetition Clauses)
- Top Ten Pitfalls In Negotiating And Drafting Business Contracts - Part IV (Automatic Renewals)
- Why Is It So Expensive?!?

In the News
Gordon Silver's Galin Elected Vice Chairman of State Bar of Nevada's Administrative Section

Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce that Richard L. Galin, of counsel in the firm's Las Vegas

office, has been elected vice chairman of the State Bar of Nevada administrative law section.

Posted on: Jun 21st, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Attorney at Law - Las Vegas

Gordon Silver Attorney Galin Elected Director of the Japan America Society of Nevada

Gordon Silver Attorney Richard Galin named director of the Japan America Society.

Posted on: Apr 13th, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Vegas Inc.

Gordon Silver Attorney Galin Elected Director Japan America Society Of Nevada

Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce that Richard L. Galin, of counsel in the firm's Las Vegas office, has been elected Director of the Japan America Society of Nevada.

Posted on: Mar 19th, 2014 Posted In: Press Releases Source:

Gordon Silver Attorney Galin Named Vice Chairman of the State Bar of Nevada Administrative Law Section

Gordon Silver Attorney Richard Galin named Vice Chairman of the State Bar of Nevada Administrative Law Section.

Posted on: Mar 19th, 2014 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Las Vegas Business Press

Gordon Silver Attorney Galin Elected To State Bar Section Board

Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce that Richard L. Galin, of counsel in the firm's Las Vegas office, has been elected Vice Chairman of the State Bar of Nevada Administrative Law Section.

Posted on: Feb 25th, 2014 Posted In: Press Releases Source:

Seven Pitfalls to Avoid When Negotiating Business Contracts

Learn about the top seven pitfalls to avoid when you are in the process of negotiating and drafting business contracts. By Richard L. Galin

Posted on: Jan 07th, 2014 Posted In: Publications Source: Nevada Business Magazine

Gordon Silver Lawyers Listed in 2013 Top Lawyers Edition of Desert Companion

Congratulations to our seven Gordon Silver attorneys included in the 2013 Top Lawyers Edition of Desert Companion. The publication partnered with Martindale-Hubbell to list lawyers in Southern Nevada that have reached the highest levels of ethical standards and professional excellence.

Posted on: Oct 22nd, 2013 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Desert Companion

Gordon Silver Attorneys Included in 2013 Vegas INC Top Lawyers List

Congratulations to our six Gordon Silver attorneys included in the 2013 Vegas INC Top Lawyers special edition, September 2013.

Posted on: Sep 30th, 2013 Posted In: GS In the News Source: Vegas INC.

 
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Richard L. Galin

3960 Howard Hughes Parkway, 9th Floor
Las VegasNV 89169-5978




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