Bowen Hall is a law firm representing businesses and individuals in all aspects of civil and commercial litigation. Our philosophy is grounded in zealous advocacy of the client’s interests, whether in negotiation or in the courtroom. We offer the attentiveness and flexibility of a small firm, combined with the professional expertise of a larger firm. Through the combination of strategy, litigation and counseling, we will strive to advance and protect our client’s interests in challenging situations.
Dan Bowen, Partner
Dan C. Bowen has practiced in Northern Nevada since 1975. He practices primarily in commercial and business litigation and tries cases in the state and federal courts in Reno and Las Vegas. Mr. Bowen has been a member of the Best Lawyers in America since 1999. He is a member of the State Bar of Nevada and the State Bar of California and sat on Northern Nevada State Bar Disciplinary Panel. Mr. Bowen has been responsible for the supervision and trial of many major commercial, securities, environmental and employment cases over the course of his career representing clients such as General Motors, Hilton Hotels, Caesars, Southern Pacific Transportation, Du Ponte and many others. As a past member of the Northern Nevada Disciplinary Panel he has participated in and chaired numerous disciplinary panels. As chair of the panel he was called upon the make evidentiary and procedural rulings. Mr. Bowen has participated in several arbitrations and mediations and has had training as a mediator.
California State University, Fullerton (B.A. 1971)
University of San Francisco (J.D. 1975)
Member, Board of Editors, University of San Francisco Law Review
Goldstein vs. California; A New Outlook For The Misappropriation Doctrine, University of San Francisco Law Review, Volume VIII, Number 1, Fall 1973
Nevada Chapter, Products Liability 50 State Handbook 1994-95 Edition, West Publishing Company 1994
State Bar of California — 1975
State Bar of Nevada — 1976
Honors and Positions:
AAA Trained Mediator — 2016 to present
Best Lawyers in America — 1998 to Present.
Outstanding Lawyers of America — 2003 to Present.
Member, Nevada Commission on Preservation, Access, and Sealing of Court Records — 2007 to Present.
Northern Nevada State Bar Disciplinary Panel — 1995 to 2000.
Member, Advisory Board Northern Nevada Make a Wish Foundation — 1997 to 1998.
Euromoney Publication, PCL “Guide to the World’s Leading Labor & Employment Lawyers” — 1997.
Ann Hall, Partner
Ann Osborne Hall is a third-generation lawyer who represents businesses and individuals in a variety of litigation matters including trials, mediations and arbitrations. Ms. Hall has served as a Law Clerk to the honorable Peter I. Breen, where she learned first-hand about successful advocacy. She has a broad range of professional experience due to the diversity of clients she has represented and the types of cases she has handled. Ms. Hall has successfully litigated numerous disputes, as well as found creative solutions to her clients problems that avoided litigation.
Northwestern University 1990, BA
University of Denver, JD 1993, MBA 1994
Honors, Awards and Positions:
Personal Injury Specialist — 2016 to present
AAA Trained Mediator — 2016 to present
National Charity League — 2014 to present
Northern Nevada Children’s Cancer Liason — 2016 to 2018
Board Member Reno Tahoe Open Foundation Board — 2012 to present
Law Clerk for Honorable Peter I Breen, Second Judicial District Court
Board member of Washoe County Bar Association (6-year term) President of the Washoe County Bar Association — 2007
Admitted to practice:
State Bar of Nevada — 1994
State Bar of California — 1995
U.S. District Court — 1996
Washoe County Bar Association
State Bar of Nevada
State Bar of California
American Inns of Court — 1995 to 1996
Northern Nevada Women’s Lawyers Association
Nevada Trial Lawyers Association
Professor of Torts — 2001 to 2004 (ABA accredited TMCC paralegal program)
Access to Justice Foundation Board