Lionel Sawyer & Collins sued by receiver for alleged Utah Ponzi scheme victims

Miller, Valerie
May 2009
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);5/18/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 20, pP16
The article reports on a lawsuit filed against Lionel Sawyer & Collins accusing it of unjustly benefiting from a client's alleged Ponzi scheme. According to the article, the complaint came from the law office's representation of Ogden, Utah-based VesCor Capital Corp. It says that the complaint was followed by a similar complaint against Western law firm Woodbury & Kessler on May 4, 2009.


Related Articles

  • LV law firm sports powerful lineup. EMERSON, LAURA // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);10/3/2011, Vol. 28 Issue 40, p16 

    The article announces that several shareholders of law firm Lionel Sawyer & Collins have been included in the Best Lawyers in America 2012.

  • Lionel Sawyer & Collins.  // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);4/26/2010, Vol. 27 Issue 17, pP8 

    The article features the law firm Lionel Sawyer & Collins in Las Vegas, Nevada, which has won a case for clients who were swindled in a land deal in Mexico.

  • Las Vegas Law Firms.  // Las Vegas Business Press;10/7/2002, Vol. 19 Issue 40, p27 

    Provides the ranking of law firms in Las Vegas, Nevada based on the number of attorneys as of September 2002. Lionel Sawyer & Collins; Jones Vargas; Alverson Taylor Mortensen Nelson & Sanders; Santoro Driggs Walch Kearney Johnson & Thompson; Thorndal Armstrong Delk Balkenbush & Eisinger; Gordon...

  • Las Vegas law firm reflects on 40 years. Ward, Matt // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);2/19/2007, Vol. 24 Issue 8, p20 

    The article features Lionel Sawyer & Collins, a law firm in Las Vegas, Nevada which celebrates 40 years in service in 2007. The firm was founded in 1967 by Sam Lionel, a trial lawyer and U.S. Army veteran, and Grant Sawyer, a former governor. Lionel and his firm handled all manner of major...

  • Familiarity helps close legal deal. Stutz, Howard // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);8/20/2007, Vol. 24 Issue 34, p8 

    The article focuses on the deal between law firms Smith & Kotchka and Lionel Sawyer & Collins. According to Greg Smith, lawyer and owner of Smith & Kotchka, familiarity played a role in the deal. Paul Hejmanowski, managing partner at Lionel Sawyer & Collins, says that Smith & Kotchka fits their...

  • Law Firms.  // Las Vegas Business Press;2004 Book of Lists, p88 

    Lists the largest law firms in Las Vegas, Nevada ranked according to number of local employees. Lionel Sawyer & Collins; Alverson Taylor Mortensen Nelson & Sanders; Jones Vargas.

  • Untitled.  // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);3/17/2014, Vol. 31 Issue 11, pP16 

    Two charts are presented that list the top engineering firms and construction attorneys ranked by number of staff members in Las Vegas, Nevada as of March 2014, including JBAConsulting Engineers, Wood Rodgers Inc. and Lionel Sawyer & Collins.

  • Cam Ferenbach. Illia, Tony // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);4/25/2011, Vol. 28 Issue 17, pP9 

    The article features lawyer Cam Ferenbach, a partner at Lionel Sawyer & Collins in Nevada.

  • Memorial: Felice Sacks (1945-2012). Sherer, Joan // Law Library Journal;Spring2012, Vol. 104 Issue 2, p349 

    The article celebrates the life and work of Felice Sacks, Director of Library Services at Lionel, Sawyer & Collins in Las Vegas, California.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics