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John T. Moran Jr.

Senior Counsel
Senior Director, Clark Hill Public Strategies
fax +1 702.778.9709

John T. Moran, Jr. is past Chairman of the Nevada Gaming Commission, having originally been appointed to the Commission in 2004 by Governor Kenny Guinn. He was subsequently appointed by Governor Jim Gibbons, Governor Brian Sandoval and Governor Steve Sisolak.

Moran also served on both the Colorado River Commission, as a member and Chairman, as well as the Nevada Board of Wildlife Commissioners, again as a member and Chairman.


J.D., Loyola Law School, 1975
B.A., University of Nevada-Las Vegas (UNLV), Las Vegas, Nevada, 1971


American Bar Association

Clark County Bar Association

National Trial Lawyers Association

Former Chairman and Commissioner of Nevada Gaming Commission ~ 2004-2021

Former Chairman of Colorado River Commission, State of Nevada

Former Chairman and Commissioner of the Wildlife Board, State of Nevada

Former Member of Board of Trustees of the Nevada Law Foundation Chairman

Member of Veterans of Foreign Wars

Appointee City of Las Vegas Civil Service Board of Trustees

Former Member of Nevada State Bar Fee Dispute Committee

Former Member of Justice Court Selection Panel

State Bar Licenses


Court Admissions

U.S. District Ct., District of Nevada
U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit