Allen J. Wilt

Direct Dial: 775-788-8621
Fax: 775-788-8682 or 8696

Practice Emphasis

Commercial Litigation, Healthcare Representation and Litigation, Trust and Estate Litigation

Professional Experience

Allen Wilt is a shareholder in the Firm's Litigation Department. He practices in commercial litigation, with particular focus in healthcare litigation and advice to hospitals and other medical providers.  Allen is also experienced in litigating trust and estate matters, trade secret and non-compete agreement claims, and construction claims.

Prior to joining the Firm, Allen served as a law clerk to Judge Melvin Brunetti on the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. Allen is the author of "Securities Arbitration Agreements in the Aftermath of Rodriquez: Paulson v. Dean Witter Reynolds, Inc.," 1991 Willamette Law Review 693.

Allen Wilt is listed in The Best Lawyers in America for Commercial Litigation,  Litigation - Real Estate and Litigation - Trusts & Estates, in Super Lawyers for his Business Litigation practice and is recognized as one of Northern Nevada's Top  25 Attorneys by Nevada Business magazine.  Allen also achieved an AV peer review rating in the Martindale-Hubbell directory.  He was selected by American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell as a "2013 Top Rated Lawyer in Healthcare Law."


  • Willamette University College of Law, J.D., cum laude, 1992
  • Willamette University, B.A. Physics, 1988

Bar/Court Admissions

  • State Bar of Nevada
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, District of Nevada
  • U.S. Tax Court
  • U.S. Supreme Court