Richard G. Campbell Jr. grew up in Northern Nevada and has been practicing law since 1981.
Over the course of his legal career Rick has handled a variety of legal matters ranging from criminal matters to complex business litigation and has represented individuals, small businesses and Fortune 500 companies. He has tried cases in state and federal courts throughout Nevada representing telephone companies, electric utilities, natural gas utilities, gaming companies, manufacturer’s, airlines, real estate developers, hotel companies, counties, municipalities and the State of Nevada. He has also represented many of these same businesses before numerous state regulatory agencies including the Public Utilities Commission and the Nevada State Engineer.
For the past 18 years Rick has been a partner in large regional law firms and now brings his unique perspective and experience to his own firm. Rick understands the importance of working with businesses and individuals advising them on how to avoid litigation, and if matters do go to court, how to handle the complexities of the court system to achieve the best result possible at a fair and reasonable cost.
J.D., Gonzaga University School of Law, 1981
B.A., Montana State University, 1978
United States District Court of Nevada
United States Court of Appeals Ninth Circuit
United States District Court Central, Eastern and Northern Districts California
HONORS AND RANKINGS:
Mountain States Super Lawyer, 2014 – 2016
Best Lawyers, 2017
- Commercial Litigation
- Construction Law
- Labor & Employment Law (LE*)
- Real Estate Law
- Utilities Law
Airborne Media Group v. Chapman et al. Obtained a $1.5 million plus judgment for a group of dissident shareholders in a stock valuation dispute.
Town Of Pahrump v IAFF. Tried three separate grievances for the Town of Pahrump before the AAA related to disciplinary actions against firefighters represented by the IAFF.
Airline Marketing Group v Allegiant Airlines/ Wyndham Vacation Resorts. Represented the Defendants in a jury trial in Clark County District Court involving an interference with contract claim.
State of Nevada Public Works Board. Represented the Public Works board on two different construction defect and delay and disruption claim.
Carson City v Peek Construction. Represented Carson City in a construction delay disruption case.
Represented Griffith Energy in a NPUC Docket related to NV Energy’s resource plan.
Represented Southwest Gas Company in a real estate litigation matter.
PROFESSIONAL, COMMUNITY AND PRO BONO INVOLVEMENT:
Board Member, Western Industrial Nevada (WIN)
Member, Washoe County Bar Association
Member, Clark County Bar Association
Former President and Board Member, Nevada Festival Ballet
Former President and Board Member, Tour De Nez Outreach