Attorney Brian Hardy

About Me

Prior to coming to Marquis Aurbach Coffing, Mr. Hardy served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Federal District Court Judge James C. Mahan. While working for the Federal District Court, Mr. Hardy assisted the Judge Mahan in his services as Judge Pro Tempore on the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in Pasadena, California. Since coming to Marquis Aurbach Coffing, Mr. Hardy has successfully handled jury and bench trials obtaining multi-million dollar judgments on behalf of his clients. Moreover, Mr. Hardy has worked on multiple petitions and appeals to the Nevada and United States Supreme Courts. Beyond the courtroom, Mr. Hardy has obtained privileged and other licenses for restaurants, sports bars, gaming manufacturers, slot route operators and medical marijuana establishments.
I am Licensed to Practice in:
State Bar of Nevadasince 2006
U.S. District, Court of Nevadasince 2006
United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuitsince 2012
United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuitsince 2013
United States Supreme Courtsince 2014
My Education
Weber State UniversityB.S. - 2003
William S. Boyd School of LawJ.D. - 2006
My Memberships
Gaming Law Section
Intellectual Property Law Section
Clark County Bar Association
My Publications
Preservation of Evidence in the Digital Era (CCIM, 2010)
The Liquor License: Never Drink Alone (CCIM, 2007)
The NV Gaming License . . . (CCIM 2007)
If I Were Chairman . . . (Global Gaming Business, 2005)
... Need to Know about Medical Marijuna (CCIM 2014)

Lead Counsel Rating Details

This Attorney is Rated in the Following Practice Areas:
Insurance Law since 2015
Civil Litigation since 2015
Condemnation Law since 2015
Business Law since 2015
  • Verified Experience
  • Peer Recommended
  • Spotless Record

Practice Highlights

Received the Following Awards
Martindale-Hubble AV Rated Attorney
Top Lawyer - Corporate/Incorporation (Desert Companion, 2014
Super Lawyers Rising Star 2012-2016
Vegas Inc. Top Lawyers 2013
Nevada Business Magazine Legal Elite 2013

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