Former City of Henderson Attorney Josh Reid Joins Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie announced Josh Reid has joined as a partner in the firm’s Las Vegas office and will be a member of the firm’s Regulatory & Government practice group. Reid was formerly the City Attorney for the City of Henderson, Nevada.
Reid will assist clients with a broad range of environmental, energy, land development, infrastructure, water and government affairs matters. He has been involved in numerous legal matters that include the sale or lease of significant wind and solar project assets, advising clients on federal and state renewable energy policy, power purchase agreements, and project development strategies for clients that included large public utilities, international energy companies, government agencies, private developers, and Native American tribes.
“Josh is well respected among the legal community and we are excited to welcome him to the firm,” said Ken Van Winkle, managing partner, Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie. “His vast industry knowledge will bring considerable value to our clients.”
Before his role at the City of Henderson, Reid was a partner at two other national law firms where he focused on environmental, energy, and regulatory matters. He also served as a law clerk to the Honorable David Hagen, District of Nevada.
Reid formerly served as a member of the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency which he was appointed by former U.S. President Barak Obama and was a member of the Utah Board of Regents. He was previously a member of the Nevada Advisory Council for Prosecuting Attorneys and a member of the Utah State Board of Education. He served on the Board of Governors for the Utah Shakespearean Festival and as the Vice Chair of the American Bar Association’s Public Lands Committee. He received his B.A. from Brigham Young University, a master’s degree from Yale University, and his J.D. from the University of Arizona.
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP is an Am Law 200 commercial law firm handling complex matters in litigation, intellectual property, business transactions, gaming, government relations and other practice areas. Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie offices are located in Albuquerque, Colorado Springs, Denver, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Orange County, Phoenix, Reno, Silicon Valley and Tucson. For more information, visit lrrc.com.