Albert G. Marquis

Albert G. Marquis: Attorney with Marquis Aurbach Coffing AV stamp icon
  • Founding Partner at Marquis Aurbach Coffing (38 Attorneys)
  • 10001 Park Run Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89145-8857
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  • Mr. Marquis devotes most if his time to real estate, employment law and general business consultation. His years of experience in the field of commercial litigation have given him a unique insight into the field of "lawsuit avoidance."
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Albert G. Marquis, founding partner of Marquis Aurbach Coffing, has been practicing law in Las Vegas for over 40 years. He began his career as a trial lawyer, with some cases involving high-profile celebrities such as Redd Foxx and Martin Sheen. In 1983, he recovered $1.2 million against Aetna Casualty, including, the highest emotional distress damage award in Nevada history. Over the years, he has been responsible for several precedent-setting cases in the Nevada Supreme Court. Mr. Marquis is rated “AV” by Martindale-Hubbell‒the highest rating possible. He is listed in The Best Lawyers of America® (Real Estate Law); Desert Companion Top Lawyer (Litigation); and Mountain States Super Lawyers since 2007. Mr. Marquis has written hundreds of articles for legal periodicals as well as two poetry books: Frivolous Cowboy Poetry and Bucked Bruised & Blackballed. Recently he co-authored Running Past Midnight with ultra-runner Molly Sheridan.Al’s best friend is his white lab, Charlie. Charlie is a service dog who works with kids at the Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation. In 2013, Al and Charlie were honored with the Foundation’s Community Angel Award. Thereafter Al became a NCCF Director, and Charlie was designated as the Foundation’s official mascot. To meet Charlie, attend the annual NCCF Gala at the Bellagio the Saturday before Thanksgiving. For more information, go to Mr. Marquis is admitted to practice in the Nevada and U.S. District Court, District of Nevada; U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit and U.S. Supreme Court. Comments Editor: University of Washington Law Review (1974-1975); Editor, Nevada Trial Lawyers Advocate, (1986-1992). Member: Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Recipient: Listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2016 - 2018 (Real Estate Law), 2018 (Commercial Litigation); Community Angel Award from Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation (2013); Mountain States Super Lawyer (2007 - 2018); Desert Companion Magazine, Top Lawyers - Real Estate/Litigation (2012, 2014). Author: Protect Your Assets for Future Generations with an Asset Protection Trust (CCIM, 2013); The Importance of Professional Empathy (Nevada Lawyer, 2014); Joining the 40 Year Club (Clark County Communique, 2015); The Benefits of Being Organized (CCIM, 2015).

Areas of Practice (7)

  • Real Estate
  • Business Law
  • Business Planning
  • Contracts
  • Buy-Sell Agreements
  • Corporate Law
  • Eminent Domain

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
702-979-2405  Phone
702-382-0711 (Main)  Phone
702-942-2127 (Direct)  Phone
702-382-5816 (Main)  Fax
702-474-7589 (Direct)  Fax
University Attended:
University of Washington, B.S., with distinction in Physics, 1972
Law School Attended:
University of Washington, J.D., 1975
Year of First Admission:
1979, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit and U.S. Supreme Court; 1975, Nevada and U.S. District Court, District of Nevada
State Bar of Nevada; Clark County Bar Association; Nevada Justice Association (Member, Board of Governors, 1984-1991); Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
U.S. Air Force Academy 1966-1968; U.S. Air Force 1968-1970
Reported Cases:
Bacher v. State Engineer, 122 Nev. Adv. Op. No. 95, 146 P.3d 793 (2006); Smith's Food King No. 1 v. Hornwood, 108 Nev. 666, 836 P.2d 1241 (1992).
Hobbies & interests:
Over the years Al's interests have included flying, boating, scuba diving, horseback riding, and race car driving. These days, when not practicing law, you can usually find Al at Kingston Ranch in Sandy Valley ( On request, you can sit back and enjoy a little self-deprecating cowboy poetry, where he will delve into subjects such as watching horses mate, drinking whiskey at eight, and bringing a horse into the house.
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
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