Snell & Wilmer's Nevada Offices Welcome Attorneys Michael S. Alires and Kiah Beverly-Graham
By: Snell & Wilmer
Alires joins the Las Vegas office as an associate. He assists clients in real estate matters. Primarily, he aids real estate developers in establishing homeowner associations for new communities and maintaining compliance throughout the community's build-out. Additionally, Alires helps clients navigate commercial lease review, real estate acquisitions, and other real estate negotiations.
Prior to joining the firm, Aliresworked at Ballard Rawson. He earned his J.D. from the William S. Boyd School of Law at University of Nevada, Las Vegas, his M.A. in organizational leadership and his B.A. in general ministry, cum laude, from Lincoln Christian University.
Beverly-Graham is a staff attorney in the firm's Reno office, where he focuses his practice on the representation of financial institutions in complex commercial litigation, with a current emphasis on litigation protecting security interests of such institutions. His experience also includes representing clients in actions for securities and common law fraud, breach of complex securities instruments, and disputes between broker-dealers and institutional investors. Beverly-Graham has also represented corporations and high-net-worth individuals in commercial litigation including disputes within closely held corporations, the defense of directors and officers, and the defense of breach of contract and business tort claims.
Prior to Snell and Wilmer, Beverly-Graham worked at Eiseman Levine Lehrhaupt & Kakoyiannis, P.C.and Linklaters LLP. He graduated with his J.D. from Boston College Law School and his B.A. in English from Cornell University.
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