RENO (July 11, 2019) – Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie has announced Paul Matteoni, a partner in the firm's Reno office, has been selected as President of the State Bar of Nevada. Matteoni will serve in this role for fiscal year 2019-2020.
A partner in the firm's Litigation Practice Group, and co-chair of the firm's banking industry group, Matteoni focuses on banking/regulatory matters, construction law and litigation, business litigation and products liability defense. He defends the interests of construction companies and financial institutions at both the local and national level. His experience includes defense against consumer claims and issues related to the application of the Uniform Commercial Code. Matteoni also has significant experience in mechanics' liens rights, construction defect actions, and contract claims, in which he routinely represents clients before all Courts and various regulatory agencies, including the Nevada State Contractors Board and Nevada Department of Administration.
Matteoni has served several terms on the Board of Governors for the State Bar of Nevada and just completed his term as President – Elect for fiscal year 2018-2019. He is the founding Chairman of the Construction Law Section of the State Bar of Nevada, is a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation and is the past Chairman of the Northern Nevada Disciplinary Board. In addition, Matteoni oversees the bi-annual Nevada Legislative Review, where he tracks and analyzes the proposed bills presented during the legislative session. He received his J.D. from the Santa Clara University, School of Law and his B.S. from Santa Clara University.
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