The Legacy

Allison MacKenzie is a traditional, business-oriented practice, with substantial involvement in both local and state government. We represent clients in contested and uncontested court proceedings and administrative hearings throughout Nevada, and in both state and federal legal and administrative systems. We offer a diverse set of legal skills capable of meeting a wide range of client needs. With more than 150 years of combined legal experience, we confidently serve clients, standing proudly on the shoulders of the firm’s founders. We are deeply committed to our rich tradition of excellence and integrity.

Thank you for visiting the Allison MacKenzie website and for your interest in joining our team. If your future legal goals include providing unparalleled client service while incorporating the highest ethical standards and practices, a career at Allison MacKenzie may very well be for you. To inquire about current openings, please contact [email protected]

Now Hiring Firm Administrator

We are seeking a Firm Administrator to join our team. As the Firm Administrator, you will be responsible for various essential aspects of our firm’s operations. You’ll manage the firm’s financial landscape, handling budget planning, and financial reporting. Your role will encompass overseeing personnel matters, including staffing recommendations, training programs, and policy enforcement. Facilities management will also fall under your purview, involving property upkeep, vendor relationships, and procurement. Marketing efforts to enhance our firm’s visibility will be directed by you, along with supervising the technology infrastructure. Your qualifications should include solid experience in professional services administration, financial expertise, strong organizational skills, and effective communication abilities. If you’re ready to contribute your meticulousness and strategic mindset to our firm’s success, we encourage you to apply for this pivotal role as a Firm Administrator.

Contact John Brooks ([email protected])for more information or to apply.

Seeking Associate Attorney

Allison MacKenzie is seeking an Associate Attorney with 1 – 4 years’ experience practicing law or in a judicial clerkship.  The associate will work with multiple attorneys in practice areas that include, but are not limited to, civil litigation, employment law, and business law.  A Nevada bar license is required. The salary is commensurate with experience and the firm offers a rich benefit package. 

 Founded out of the firm known as Laxalt, Berry & Allison, the firm’s original roots go back over 50 years. Allison MacKenzie’s rich history includes playing a fundamental role in business and government in the state of Nevada and former members including United States Senator Paul Laxalt, Senior United States Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Melvin Brunetti, and former Interstate Commerce Commission Chairman Reese Taylor, all of whom have helped shape state and national policy.

 Through a team of 14 attorneys, Allison MacKenzie serves a large number of clients on a local, statewide, and national level. The firm’s general practices are complemented by attorneys with specific areas of legal expertise. Clients include substantial corporate firms, insurance companies, gaming establishments, major project developers, public utilities, regulatory agencies and individuals. 

 Allison MacKenzie attorneys are committed to the betterment of the State of Nevada and its residents. The firm offers a diverse offering of practice areas, with a demonstrated dedication to providing comprehensive legal service, delivered in a professional manner. The talented team holds positions on the state judicial selection committees, the state board of bar examiners, the state continuing legal education committee, the state practice and procedure committee, disciplinary committee, local bar administrative and fee dispute committee, and executive counsel of the young lawyers’ section of the state bar.

If you are interested in joining a firm that values hard work and encourages work life balance, please forward your resume and writing sample to Jim Cavilia at [email protected] and Ryan Russell at [email protected]