KAREN H. ROSSAttorney at Law
Ms. Ross conducts a diverse civil practice, which includes an emphasis in corporate litigation, personal injury and business transactions. Her corporate clients range in all sizes from global, Fortune 500 companies to local Las Vegas physicians and business owners.
Ms. Ross’ personal injury litigation focuses on claims for wrongful death, catastrophic injuries and neck and back injuries. Ms. Ross has recovered millions of dollars in personal injury actions since 2005, including judgments obtained against global motor carriers and local corporations.
Ms. Ross’ business litigation practice includes, but is not limited to: contractual disputes, and pursuit of statutory and business torts. Ms. Ross has successfully defended actions seeking equitable relief (injunctions), and excessive monetary relief including claims for punitive damages, against her corporate and individual clients before the Eighth Judicial District Court of Nevada and U.S. District Court, District of Nevada. In 2014, Ms. Ross disposed of a federal and state racketeering action alleged against local healthcare providers in Nevada.
In addition to her litigation and personal injury practice, Ms. Ross assists clients in various transactional matters. Ms. Ross’ area of concentration in transactional matters, includes but is not limited to: healthcare; business contract preparation and analysis; business entity formation and structuring; business merger/acquisition; and licensing. In 2010, Ms. Ross represented a group of hospitalists in a multi-million dollar, public acquisition by a nationally recognized health care organization.
Since 2006, Ms. Ross has served as local counsel to a national convenience store corporation, ensuring liquor license compliance, procurement and retention for 32 locations, requiring special use permits and variances.
In 2013, Ms. Ross was recognized for her commitment to the community in Nevada in “Attorney at Law – Women in the Law.”