Oliver J. Pancheri

OLIVER J. PANCHERI
opancheri@santoronevada.com
TEL: 702.948.8771
FAX: 702.948.8773

Mr. Pancheri is a business law attorney and litigator. A founding partner at the firm, Mr. Pancheri is known for his determined and professional approach, tireless work ethic and unwavering dedication to his clients. Mr. Pancheri treats his clients’ cases and legal issues as if they were his own and works to create strategies to achieve his clients’ objectives quickly and cost effectively.

Mr. Pancheri has litigated a wide array of complex business and commercial cases in state and federal courts in Nevada. He has handled matters involving commercial disputes, civil RICO claims, business torts, corporate derivative suits, professional liability, gaming matters, partnership disputes, banking, contracts, real estate, and construction law. His clients include commercial and consumer lenders, medical providers, casinos, large and small businesses, management companies, real estate developers, contractors, manufacturers, entertainers, law firms and insurance providers.

Mr. Pancheri is pleased to consult with clients and prospective clients to formulate a plan of action that not only provides appropriate legal protection and relief, but also anticipates long-term business goals for that particular client’s economic needs and strategic objectives.

Mr. Pancheri has been recognized by publications such as The Best Lawyers in America and Mountain States Super Lawyers for his work in commercial litigation. These are recognitions given to only 5% of all attorneys and based upon rigorous peer-review surveys. He has also been recognized as one of Nevada’s Legal Elite in commercial litigation by Nevada Business magazine and as one of VEGAS INC magazine’s Top Lawyers. Mr. Pancheri has further been awarded an AV rating by Martindale-Hubbell through its peer review program. The AV rating is the highest rating awarded by Martindale-Hubbell. Mr. Pancheri is a member of the Nevada State Bar’s Disciplinary Committee and has served on numerous panels as Chair.

Mr. Pancheri obtained an undergraduate degree from Brigham Young University while working on various construction projects along the Wasatch Front and fighting wildfires in Southern Idaho as part of a Bureau of Land Management initial attack heavy engine crew. Mr. Pancheri was awarded an academic scholarship from the University of Idaho School of Law where he served as the Lead Articles Editor on the Idaho Law Review and obtained his Juris Doctor degree in 2000.

AREAS OF CONCENTRATION

Business and Commercial Litigation
Corporate and Partnership Litigation
Real Estate Litigation
Construction Law
Mechanic’s Lien Litigation
Civil RICO claims
Defamation/false Light Actions
Unfair Competition, Professional Negligence, and Contractual Disputes

PROFESSIONAL & COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Southern Nevada Disciplinary Board for the State Bar of Nevada
Member, Clark County Bar Association
Member, American Bar Association
Member, Federal Bar Association
Member, Litigation section of the American Bar Association
High School Junior Varsity Football Coach

BAR & COURT ADMISSIONS

Nevada (2000)
U.S. District Court, District of Nevada
Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals

AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS

AV Preeminent rated by Martindale Hubbell
Mountain States Super Lawyers (2012-2017)
Nevada Super Lawyers Rising Star (2009)
VEGAS INC Top Lawyers (2013)
Legal Elite, The Silver State’s Top Attorneys, Nevada Business Magazine (2014)
The Best Lawyers in America (Commericial Litigation)

Best Lawyers Award Badge
  • Best Lawyer 2018