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Dominic Gentile

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Dominic Gentile, represents domestic and international clients in securities and commercial fraud investigations and litigation, speech and press issues, and professional licensing and disciplinary matters.

Dominic authored a book entitled The Parent-Child Privilege: A Case for the Family, which was published by the National College of Criminal Lawyers and Public Defenders. He is the founder of La Voce – the Voice of Las Vegas’ Italian-American Community.

Dominic was formerly an Associate Dean of the National College of Criminal Defense Lawyers and Public Defenders, and is currently an Adjunct Professor of Law for the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) William S. Boyd School of Law. He has been teaching trial advocacy and trial evidence at law schools throughout the United States for more than 40 years.


AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell. AV®, AV Preeminent ®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished (SM)® and Martindale-Hubbell Notable (SM)®

Named among The Best Lawyers in America® –  Commercial Litigation (2022-2024), Criminal Defense: General Practice (2007-2024), Criminal Defense: White-Collar (2007-2024), First Amendment Law (2017-2024) by Best Lawyers

Vegas INC: Top Lawyers, 2012 – present

Named among Mountain States Super Lawyers by Thomson Reuters (2007-2023)


Member, Clark County Justice of the Peace Judicial Nominating Committee

Past Chairman, American Bar Association Criminal Justice Section RICO Case Committee

Past Vice-Chairman, American Bar Association Criminal Justice Section Defense Function Committee

Past Member, American Bar Association White Collar Crime Committee

Past Member, American Bar Association Grand Jury Committee

Former Member of Board of Governors of the Nevada State Bar Association

Charter and Present Member of the Nevada Supreme Court Bench-Bar Committee

Member, First Amendment Lawyers Association

Founding Member, Nevada Attorneys for Criminal Justice, and “Lawyer of the Decade” in 2010

Past Member, Board of Directors, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (two terms)

Honorary Consul (Emeritus) Republic of Italy for the State of Nevada

State Bar Licenses