Eric D. Walther

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  • Associate at Snell & Wilmer L.L.P. (434 Attorneys)
  • Hughes Center, 3883 Howard Hughes Parkway, Suite 1100, Las Vegas, NV 89169
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Eric Walther focuses his practice in complex commercial litigation and appellate law. Eric represents a broad range of clients in both state and federal district courts, primarily in disputes involving breach of contract, corporate governance and real property. Eric also has extensive appellate experience and routinely represents clients before the Nevada Court of Appeals, the Supreme Court of Nevada and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. In addition to serving as lead attorney on many appeals, Eric has also been retained by other prominent law firms to consult on their appellate matters. Eric previously served as a law clerk to the Honorable Justice Mark Gibbons of the Supreme Court of Nevada.

Professional Recognition and Awards

•Legal Elite, Nevada Business Magazine (2018)
•Peer Review Rated AV Preeminent, Appellate Law and Litigation, Martindale-Hubbell (2018)
•Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada Pro Bono Project 100 Hour Club (2016-2017)
•Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada Pro Bono Attorney of the Month (April 2017)

Community Involvement

•UNLV Gaming Law Journal Alumni Advisory Board, Member

Other Professional Experience

•Kolesar & Leatham, Associate, Las Vegas, Nevada (2015-2018)
•Supreme Court of Nevada, Law Clerk to The Honorable Mark Gibbons, Chief Justice, Carson City, Nevada (2014-2015)
•Eighth Judicial District Court, Legal Extern to The Honorable Michael P. Villani, Las Vegas, Nevada (2012)

Related News & Events

Oct 30
Snell & Wilmer Welcomes Attorneys Eric D. Walther and Hayley Jordan Cummings to the Las Vegas Office

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Appeals and Critical Motions

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
University Attended:
University of Nevada, Reno, B.A., with distinction, Criminal Justice, Pre-Law; Dean's List, 2011
Law School Attended:
University of Nevada Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude; UNLV Gaming Law Journal, Editor-in-Chief (2013-2014); Society of Advocates (Moot Court) Member (2012-2014); Scribes Graduation Award for Excellence in Legal Writing; Dean's Graduation Award; CALI Awards for Excellence in Legal Research and Writing I, Legal Research and Writing II, Advanced Appellate Advocacy, Evidence, Trial Advocacy, Negotiation, and International Commercial Arbitration, 2014
Year of First Admission:
United States District Court, District of Nevada; United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; Nevada

Professional Memberships and Activities

•State Bar of Nevada

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