Rodney M. Jean

Direct Dial: 702-383-8830
Fax: 702-383-8845

Practice Emphasis

Litigation, Bankruptcy

Professional Experience

Rodney Jean is a shareholder in Lionel Sawyer & Collins' Litigation Department and is the head of the Firm's bankruptcy section. Mr. Jean is an experienced commercial litigator in state and federal courts. His broad experience has included the representation of real estate developers, lenders, lessors in landlord/tenant matters, management in strike-related labor matters, wrongful termination litigation, and representation of clients in securities and various contract disputes. His bankruptcy practice has focused primarily on representation of creditors in Chapter 11 cases.

Mr. Jean has been recognized in Mountain States Super Lawyers  and has an AV rating in the Martindale-Hubbell Directory.

He was also named a 2014 Super Lawyer in Bankruptcy, Creditor/Debtor, Business Litigation. 

Professional and Civic Affiliations

  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Clark County Bar Association


  • University of Michigan Law School, J.D., cum laude, 1974
  • Yale University, B.A., cum laude, 1971

Bar/Court Admissions

  • State Bar of Nevada
  • State Bar of Arizona