Dominic Gentile has represented clients nationwide and internationally, and is regarded by his peers as a formidable force in the courtroom. He possesses unequaled expertise in the areas of civil, criminal, securities and commercial fraud investigations and litigation, speech and press issues, and professional licensing and disciplinary matters. Mr. Gentile's legal roots run deep in Nevada, and he has mentored many of the State's top criminal defense attorneys.

He is the founder and publisher of La Voce - the Voice of Las Vegas' Italian-American Community. He is currently Honorary Consul for the Italian Consulate in Las Vegas. In addition, Mr. Gentile is a founder of Nevada Attorneys for Criminal Justice, the Augustus Society, and has served two terms on the Board of Directors for the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He has also served two terms as a Governor of the State Bar of Nevada, and is a charter and current member of the prestigious Nevada Supreme Court Bench-Bar Committee.

Mr. Gentile was formerly an Associate Dean of the National College of Criminal Defense Lawyers and Public Defenders, and is currently an Adjunct Professor of Law for the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) William S. Boyd School of Law. He has been teaching trial advocacy and trial evidence at law schools throughout the United States for over thirty years. Mr. Gentile is a member of the Dean's Advisory Council at DePaul University College of Law. Mr. Gentile is listed in Best Lawyers® in America for Criminal Defense: Non-White-Collar and Criminal Defense: White Collar, Las Vegas in 2012 - 2015, along with the distinction of being named Best Lawyers® "Lawyer of the Year" for 2012.

Distinctions
  • AV® Certification Rating by Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Best Lawyers® Criminal Defense: Non-White-Collar, Las Vegas 2012 - 2015
  • Best Lawyers® Criminal Defense: White-Collar, Las Vegas 2012 - 15
  • Mountain States Super Lawyers®, 2007 - 2014
  • Vegas INC: Top Lawyers, 2012-2013
Mr. Gentile is continually voted by his peers as a Best Lawyer and Super Lawyer Nevada,and has been included in Woodward & White, Inc. "Best Lawyers in America" from its inception in 1983 to today.
PRACTICE AREAS
Appeals
Business Litigation
Criminal
Federal White Collar Criminal Defense
Government Investigations
Plaintiff Personal Injury
Professional Liability
Transactional

AFFILIATIONS
Member American Bar Association's Criminal Justice Section RICO Case Committee
Former Chairman, American Bar Association's Defense Function
Former Member, American Bar Association's White Collar Crimes and Grand Jury Committee
Former Member, State Bar of Nevada
Former Governor (two terms), Nevada Supreme Court Bench-Bar Committee
Member, First Amendment Lawyers Association
Member, Nevada National Public Radio (KNPR)
Former Board of Directors Nevada Attorneys for Criminal Justice, the Augustus Society
Founding Member and Former Board of Directors (two terms), National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Honorary Consul, Republic of Italy for the State of Nevada

IN THE NEWS
National Law Journal: Dominic Gentile Quoted on Whittemore Appeal >
QC Roll Call: Dominic Gentile Quoted on Whittemore Case going to the U.S. Supreme Court >
13 Action News: Gentile, Cristalli and Miller opening Nevada-based law firm >
Nevada Newsmakers: Interview with Dominic Gentile >
Las Vegas Business Press: On The Move >
Las Vegas Business Press: Legal Maneuvers >




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