Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) July 31, 2009
Las Vegas, Nevada lawyer Kristan E. Lehtinen has been named by the highly regarded Mountain States Super Lawyers magazine as one of the top business litigators under 40 in the state of Nevada for 2009. Lehtinen appeared in the Rising Stars edition of the magazine, which is distributed throughout all 50 states and reaches a readership of over 13 million people. Membership in the 2009 Rising Stars edition of Mountain States Super Lawyers is limited to only 2.5% of the lawyers in those states. Lehtinen was selected through a rigorous process including peer nomination, staff research and recommendations.
Lehtinen and the firm of Lovaas and Lehtinen, P.C. focus their practice on every aspect of business litigation as well as transactional matters. The firm routinely represents their diverse client list in litigation matters involving breach of contract disputes, construction and land development, commercial leases, and debt collection. Further, Lehtinen and firm provide businesses legal guidance on formation and maintenance of business entity ventures, business and ownership transition planning, as well as strategic planning with the goal of avoiding future controversies, litigation and other legal challenges. Lovaas and Lehtinen, P.C. have extensive experience in representing international, regional, and local clients ranging from night clubs and entertainment venues, corporations, business owners, banks, construction companies, land developers, and individuals from every walk of life.
"It is an honor to be included in the 2009 Rising Stars edition of Mountain States Super Lawyers." stated Lehtinen. "I am also pleased my partner, Aaron D. Lovaas was included for the second consecutive year as a Rising Star. Our inclusion and recognition by our peers in this respected magazine supports our continuous efforts to provide excellent legal litigation service to our local, national and international clients."
Lehtinen is a member of the Clark County Bar; the Sin City Chamber of Commerce; as well as several committees of the American Bar Association Business Law Section including: Business and Corporate Litigation, Business Courts, Corporate Counseling and Litigation, International Litigation, Partnerships and Alternative Business Entities. Lehtinen is also a member of the ABA International Law Section.
About Kristan E. Lehtinen:
Kristan E. Lehtinen (http://www.lovaas-lehtinen.com) is an immigrant to the United States from Ontario, Canada, having earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in English Honors with a Minor in Business Administration from the University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada in 1995. Following receipt of her undergraduate degree, Ms. Lehtinen was employed in Seoul, South Korea, and traveled extensively throughout Southeast Asia. Ms. Lehtinen obtained her Juris Doctorate, from California Western School of Law in 2001. Ms. Lehtinen was admitted to practice before the state and federal courts of Nevada in 2002. Ms. Lehtinen practice primarily in the areas of business related litigation, representing night clubs and entertainment venues, corporations, business owners, banks, construction companies, land developers, and individuals.