LAS VEGAS, NV—JAMS, the largest private provider of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) services worldwide, is pleased to announce the addition of Hon. Mark Gibbons (Ret.) to its panel. Justice Gibbons joins JAMS following a judicial career spanning two decades, including 18 years on the Supreme Court of Nevada and six years on the Eighth Judicial District Court of Clark County. Chief Justice and Justice Mark Gibbons was the longest-serving member of the Supreme Court of Nevada upon his retirement.
Justice Gibbons regularly received top marks for “Judicial Performance” on the Las Vegas Review-Journal’s annual survey of lawyers. As a district court judge, he was known for his record-setting number of jury trials and for his role on the Business Court Task Force Committee of the Supreme Court of Nevada, which created the model for the district court business courts specializing in business and corporate litigation.
Based in the Las Vegas Resolution Center, Justice Gibbons will serve as an arbitrator and mediator handling disputes in appellate, business and commercial, construction, employment, insurance, personal injury and torts, real property, administration law, engineering and construction, and pharmaceutical and mass torts. Justice Gibbons is also available to serve in alternate trials.
Prior to his service on the bench, Justice Gibbons focused his private law practice primarily on litigation, including construction disputes, mechanic’s liens and corporate governance. He was trial counsel for more than 100 bench trials. He has also been trial counsel for a number of jury trials, representing both plaintiffs and defendants.