Krisanne draws on her broad-based transactional experience and business background to provide practical legal advice at every stage of the business life cycle, from formation to eventual exit. Krisanne’s career spans 18 years with a practice that includes business, M&A, securities, corporate governance, Nevada LLCs, local counsel opinion work, estate planning and non-profit organizations. Krisanne regularly negotiates and manages sophisticated M&A transactions, including deals worth hundreds of millions of dollars, and advises on structuring those transactions in a tax efficient manner. Krisanne is currently the Chair of the Nevada Bar Tax Section.


LICENSED TO PRACTICE IN: Nevada, District of Columbia, Virginia, Georgia

CURRENT FIRM: Rice Reuther Sullivan & Carroll, LLP

PRIOR FIRM(S): Holland & Hart  |  Snell & Wilmer  |  Wilmer Cutler

LAW SCHOOL: University of Virginia

ADVANCED DEGREES: Tax LLM, Georgetown Law Center

HONORS AND AWARDS: Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Rating (5.0 out of 5.0); Nevada Legal Elite (2013-2017, top vote-getter in Southern Nevada in 2016); Avvo 10.0 Rating (out of 10.0)


Corporate and Securities

(Commercial Contracts, Corporate Governance, Debt Finance, M&A, Nonprofit Law, Partnerships and Joint Ventures, Securities Offerings)

Startups and Venture Capital