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Brian Edward SANDOVAL

BRIAN SANDOVAL, American Lawyer, Partner of McCUNE, BERGIN, FRANKOVICH & HICKS, specializing in the field of General Civil and Trial Practice in all Courts, Gaming, Administrative Law, Corporate, Commercial, Construction, Real Property, Taxation, Probate, Business and Estate Planning, Workers Compensation (Employers’ Defense), Labor, Bankruptcy, Personal Injury, Insurance Defense, Environmental Law.


  • Sandoval, Brian Edward was born on August 5, 1963 in Redding, California, United States. Son of Ronald L. and Gloria Sandoval.

  • Education

    • University of Nevada, Reno (Bachelor of Arts, 1986). The Ohio State University (Juris Doctor, 1989). Phi Alpha Delta. Member, American Inns of Court, Northern Nevada Chapter, 1990.


    • Member Nevada State Assembly, 1995—1997. Attorney McDonald, Carano, Wilson, McCune Bergin, Frankovich & Hicks, Reno, 1989—1991, Robinson, Belaustegui, Robb & Sharp, Reno, 1991—1995, Gamboa, Sandoval & Stovall, Reno, 1995—1999, Sandoval Law Office, Reno, 1999—2003. Attorney general State of Nevada, Carson City, 2003—2005.

      Judge United States District Court District Nevada, Reno, 2005—2009. Governor State of Nevada, since 2011. Member Nevada Gaming Commission, 1998—2001, chairman, 1999—2001.

      Member State and Local Officials’ Advisory Committee United States Department Homeland Security.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Nevada, California, District of Columbia.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Washoe County and American Bar Associations. State Bar of Nevada; State Bar of California (Member, Sections on: Tort and Insurance, Labor Law. Litigation); The District of Columbia Bar.

    The Association of Trial Lawyers of America. Nevada Trial Lawyers Association.


    • Married Kathleen T. Sandoval. Children: James, Madeline, Marisa.
    • father: Ronald L.
    • mother: Gloria Sandoval
    • spouse: Kathleen T. Sandoval
    • children: James Sandoval
    • Madeline Sandoval
    • Marisa Sandoval
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    Born August 5, 1963
    (age 53)
    • 1989
      Nevada and United States
    • 1989
      Admitted to the bar