Department profile submitted by Kemp, Jones & Coulthard, LLP
Since its formation in 1993, Kemp, Jones & Coulthard, LLP has earned a prestigious reputation litigating on behalf of both plaintiffs and defendants in complex commercial and business litigation, construction and lien litigation, and real estate cases, while also successfully championing the legal rights of consumers in class actions.
Kemp, Jones & Coulthard, LLP was a pioneer in Nevada's construction defect litigation and continues to be a progressive force in this field, having successfully tried to verdict the first - and most recently, the largest - construction defect class action in the state on behalf of Southern Nevada homeowners.
As innovators in multi-district product defect litigation and other mass torts, the firm has prosecuted hundreds of claims against medical device and pharmaceutical drug companies and was instrumental in making the tobacco industry accountable to smokers.
The firm's appellate practice is also first rate, as its skilled advocates represent clients before the Nevada Supreme Court, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United State Supreme Court, victoriously obtaining a unanimous decision from the United States Supreme Court in the 84,000 member class action, Humana v. Forsyth.