Administrative Law, Public Utilities
Bill McKean is a shareholder in Lionel Sawyer & Collins’ Gaming and Regulatory Law Department, where his practice focuses on regulatory matters before local, state and federal government agencies. He has represented clients in various contested cases and rulemaking proceedings before the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada, the Nevada Energy Commission, the Nevada Tax Commission, the State Board of Equalization and local county boards of equalization, and the Nevada State Engineer. Prior to joining Lionel Sawyer & Collins, Bill served as in-house counsel for Nevada Bell, a subsidiary of SBC Communications, Inc.
Professional and Civic Affiliations
Golden Gate University School of Law, J.D., December 1997 ◦First in Class, American Jurisprudence and Bancroft-Whitney Awards: Property and Evidence 1997; CALI Awards: Bankruptcy Litigation Seminar and Evidence; First Place, Appellate Advocacy Competition; Golden Gate Law Review, Member, Fall 1995; Moot Court Board, Member, Fall 1996, Spring 1997
San Francisco State University, B.A. in Social and Behavioral Sciences, 1994