RENO -- Roman Borisov has joined the Reno office of Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP as an Associate in the Government Relations practice group.
Clients turn to Borisov for representation regarding regulatory and government relations matters focusing on energy and utilities. Prior to joining the firm, he served as an Administrative Attorney in the Office of General Counsel for the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada.
“Roman brings a finance background and valuable experience gained at the Public Utilities Commission, and we are very happy to have him join our Reno office,” said Carla Consoli, practice group leader for Regulatory and Government Relations.
While at the Public Utilities Commission, Borisov’s responsibilities included providing advice and counsel to assigned commissioners; interpreting relevant laws, regulations, policies and procedures as they apply to specific utility issues; collaborating with assigned commissioners in drafting opinions, notices, orders and regulations; making recommendations to the commissioners based on facts and conclusions of the law, and representing the Commission on appeal.
Borisov also served as a Law Clerk to the Hon. Mark R. Denton in the Eighth Judicial District Court, Law Clerk in the Office of General Counsel at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, and interned as a Redevelopment Specialist in the City of North Las Vegas Economic Development Department. During law school, he was an Articles Editor for the UNLV Gaming Law Journal, and CALI Award recipient in Lawyering Process I and Immigration Clinic.