Rachel L. Wise is an associate in the Las Vegas office where she is a member of the Commercial Litigation and Employment practice groups.
Prior to joining Gordon & Rees, Ms. Wise worked for several years with two prominent northern Nevada litigation firms where she practiced both real property and water law. Ms. Wise has also successfully handled matters relating to labor, employment, transactional, and contract law and has acted as a conflict city attorney. During her tenure in northern Nevada, Ms. Wise successfully represented clients through all phases of civil and criminal litigation.
While attending law school, Ms. Wise served as law clerk to both the United States Air Force, where she answered Equal Employment Opportunity Commission complaints, and the Michigan Army National Guard, where she pursued Servicemembers Civil Relief Act claims. Additionally, Ms. Wise served as a clinician for the Michigan State University Small Business Nonprofit Clinic and served as a law clerk for the Michigan Attorney General.
Supreme Court of Nevada
United States District Court, District of Nevada
Associate, American Inns of Court, Howard D. McKibben Chapter (August 2017 – present)
Board of Directors, Tahoe Institute of Natural Science (May 2015 – present)
Associate, American Inns of Court, Bruce R. Thompson Chapter (August 2015 – August 2017)
Board of Directors, Northern California Lawyer Access (May 2015 – December 2016, entity dissolved)