Alfredo T. Alonso

Alfredo T. Alonso

Principal
aalonso@lrrc.com vCard
775.321.3421 office
775.823.2929 fax
50 West Liberty Street
Suite 410
Reno, NV 89501

Mr. Alonso is a principal in the firm and the Chairman of the Nevada Government Relations Practice Group. He works extensively in both northern and southern Nevada. He contributes his experience in government relations, legislative affairs, county and municipal relations, election management and campaign finance. Prior to joining Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie, Mr. Alonso was a Government Affairs Manager with Lionel Sawyer & Collins in Reno, Nevada.

Mr. Alonso served as Deputy Press Secretary and as Legislative Assistant for Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs for former Senator Jacob “Chic” Hecht from 1985-1989. He was subsequently retained by Congresswoman Vucanovich as her Senior Legislative Assistant where he was responsible for the development of legislation that affected gaming, small business, foreign affairs and banking, among other issues. He also served as the Congresswoman’s policy analyst for the Committee on House Administration.

Upon his return to Nevada, Mr. Alonso served as Deputy to Secretary of State Cheryl Lau. During his tenure as Deputy Secretary of State, he served as the State’s election administrator and was responsible for assisting in the drafting and advocating for the much-heralded election reform laws of the 1993 Legislature.

Representative Matters

Related News

03/22/2016
Pro bono service awards presented by Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie
Annual awards honor memory of lawyer dedicated to equal justice and professionalism

Presentations

  • Frequent speaker on "Nevada Newsmaker" show hosted by Sam Shad

Distinctions

  • John P. Frank Pro Bono Awards Luncheon - Recognized for commitment - Pro bono service

Other Info

Education

B.A., George Washington University, 1988

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Step2, Board Member
  • Big BrothersBig Sisters of Northern Nevada, Board Member
  • Judicial Selection Committee, Member