J. DOUGLAS DRIGGS, JR.

Doug Driggs is a leading expert in real estate and corporate law, assisting local, regional and national clients with their transactional and business needs. His practice includes real estate acquisition, disposition, financing, development and leasing of master planned communities and office, industrial, multifamily and retail properties as well as entity formation and structuring. Doug has extensive experience in representing sellers, buyers, lenders and borrowers in complex real estate projects in Nevada and regionally. Doug has also been involved in structuring development and joint venture projects and assisting clients with their organizational strategies.

Many clients look to Doug as their primary legal counsel, with Doug assisting those clients with a wide range of business issues, often teaming with other attorneys at the firm to provide specialized legal services.

Doug has represented many of Nevada’s premier developers of residential and commercial properties, including high-rise condominiums on the Las Vegas Strip, Lake Las Vegas (a major resort-style master-planned residential, hotel, shopping and golf community), large multi-family projects, and first-class office developments. Doug also has extensive retail experience, assisting his clients with both acquisition and disposition of retail centers and leasing.

Doug works with national and local banks and other lenders and has participated in the financing of many of Nevada’s major projects. Doug also assists clients with structuring and restructuring their business entities, including work-outs of distressed projects.

Doug received his undergraduate degree from Brigham Young University in Economics (1982) and his law degree from the University of Arizona College of Law (1985) where he graduated with honors. Doug is licensed to practice in Nevada and Arizona.

Practice Groups:

Business
Cannabis Law
Real Property

Bar and Court Admissions:

State Bar of Nevada
State Bar of Arizona
State Courts of Nevada

Education:

B.S., Brigham Young University
J.D. (with distinction), University of Arizona

Memberships and Affiliations:

State Bar of Nevada
American Bar Association
Clark County Bar Association

Recognitions:

Doug has been rated by Super Lawyers as one of the top lawyers in the Mountain States (Nevada, Idaho, Montana, Utah and Wyoming) for 2009-2019 and Best Lawyers in 2021 in the area of Real Estate. Additionally, he is peer-review rated “AV®Preeminent™” by Martindale-Hubbell, 2020.

Best Lawyers® – Real Estate, 2013-2023

News About Douglas:

Super Lawyers Magazine
Chambers USA 2010
Best Lawyers