Jonathan P. Leleu | Government Affairs Attorney | Fennemore Craig
  • Education

    • J.D., DePaul University College of Law
    • B.A., Loyola University, Chicago
  • Areas of Practice

     

    Other Experience

     

    • Administrative & Regulatory
    • State & Local Tax (SALT)
  • Representative Cases

  • Awards and Honors

    • Team Member, Best Lawyers in America®, Government Relations Practice, 2018
    • Team Member, Best Lawyers in America®, Government Relations Law Firm of the Year, 2014
    • Listed, Vegas Inc, "Top Lawyers" General Practice, 2013
    • AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated (the highest rating available), by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Articles And Presentations

     

    Other Articles and Presentations

     

    • Quoted, "What is Your Strongest Personality Trait?" Nevada Business Magazine, October 1, 2018
    • Presenter, Association of Corporate Counsel, 2017 Legislative Highlights
    • Panel Member, Southern Nevada NAIOP, 2017 Legislative Round-Up
    • Panel Member, Northern Nevada NAIOP, 2017 Legislative Round-Up
    • Co-Author, “Nev. Real Property Tax Caps Are Under Heavy Scrutiny,” Law360, May 17, 2016
    • Annual Panel Member (2016-2018), DePaul University College of Law, Alternative Legal Careers
    • Panel Member, American Planning Association, 2015 Nevada Legislative Preview
  • PROFESSIONAL AND COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES

    • Appointed by a Clark County Commissioner to a committee tasked with reforming the County’s planning application and permitting process for commercial development, 2018
    • Assembled a coalition of major Nevada business interests to support legislation exempting tradeshow exhibits from taxation as personal property, 2017
    • Appointed to a committee of business leaders charged with reforming the liquor code in Clark County, Nevada, 2016-2017
    • Appointed by the Speaker of the Nevada Assembly to a select committee charged with reforming the State’s live entertainment tax, 2014-2015
    • Appointed by the Mayor of the City of Las Vegas to a committee tasked with composing the City’s supergraphic (building wrap) signage ordinance, 2011-2012
    • Member, American Bar Association
    • Member, Clark County Bar Association
    • Member, NAIOP Commercial Real Estate Development Association (Southern and Northern Nevada Chapters)
    • Member, Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce
    • Annual Participant in the Hustle Up the Hancock, a race up the 94-story John Hancock Center in Chicago, IL, benefitting the Resperatory Health Association
    • USA Hockey CEP Level 4 Certified Hockey Coach
  • ADMISSIONS

    • Illinois
    • Nevada
    • U.S. District Court, District of Nevada
    • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
    • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • Jurisdictions

    • Nevada
       
      • Clark County
      • City of Las Vegas
      • City of Henderson
      • City of North Las Vegas
         
    • Illinois
       
      • Cook County
      • City of Chicago
         
    • Colorado
    • Kansas
    • Arizona
    • Washington, D.C.
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