Legar et al v. Landry's Inc dba Golden Nugget, No. 2:2020cv02274 - Document 11 (D. Nev. 2021)

Court Description: ORDER granting 10 MOTION/VERIFIED PETITION for Permission to Practice Pro Hac Vice by Melisa H. Panagakos and DESIGNATION of Local Counsel Kirsten A. Milton. Signed by Judge Richard F. Boulware, II on 1/11/2021. Any Attorney not yet registered with the Court's CM/ECF System shall submit a Registration Form on the Court's website www.nvd.uscourts.gov (Copies have been distributed pursuant to the NEF - DRS)
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Legar et al v. Landry's Inc dba Golden Nugget Doc. 11 1 2 3 4 5 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT DISTRICT OF NEVADA 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 RITA LEGER, individually; et al., and on behalf of other members of the general public similarly situated Plaintiff(s), VS. LANDRY'S INC. d/b/a GOLDEN NUGGET, and DOES 1 through 25, 13 Defendant(s). 14 ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) Case # 2:20-cv-02274-RFB-NJK VERIFIED PETITION FOR PERMISSION TO PRACTICE IN THIS CASE ONLY BY ATTORNEY NOT ADMITTED TO THE BAR OF THIS COURT AND DESIGNATION OF LOCAL COUNSEL FILING FEE IS $250.00 15 Melisa H. Panagakos (name of petitioner) 16 17 1. That Petitioner is an attorney at law and a member of the law firm of 18 Jackson Lewis P.C. (firm name) 19 20 Denver (city) 22 24 25 26 27 28 950 17th Street, Suite 2600 (street address) with offices at 21 23 , Petitioner, respectfully represents to the Court: (303) 892 0404 (area code + telephone number) 2. Colorado (state) 80202 (zip code) Melisa.Panagakos@Jacksonlewis.com (Email address) That Petitioner has been retained personally or as a member of the law firm by Landry's Inc. [client(s)] to provide legal representation in connection with the above-entitled case now pending before this Court. Rev. 5/16 Dockets.Justia.com 1 November 4, 2013 , Petitioner has been and presently is a (date) member in good standing of the bar of the highest Court of the State of Colorado (state) where Petitioner regularly practices law. Petitioner shall attach a certificate from the state bar or 4 from the clerk of the supreme court or highest admitting court of each state, territory, or insular 5 possession of the United States in which the applicant has been admitted to practice law certifying 6 the applicant's membership therein is in good standing. 3. 7 4. That since That Petitioner was admitted to practice before the following United States District 8 Courts, United States Circuit Courts of Appeal, the Supreme Court of the United States and Courts 9 of other States on the dates indicated for each, and that Petitioner is presently a member in good standing of the bars of said Courts. Court Date Admitted Bar Number U.S. Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit 10/17/2014 46540 1; U.S. District Court, Colorado District 5/16/2014 46540 14 Colorado 11/4/2013 46540 15 i() 17 IX 19 5. That there are or have been no disciplinary proceedings instituted against petitioner. 20 nor any suspension of any license, certificate or privilege to appear before any judicial, regulatory 21 or administrative body, or any resignation or termination in order to avoid disciplinary or disbarment proceedings, except as described in detail below: None 24 25 26 27 Rev. 5/16 6. That Petitioner has never been denied admission to the State Bar of Nevada. (Give particulars if ever denied admission): None 4 7. That Petitioner is a member of good standing in the following Bar Associations. Colorado I 8. Petitioner has filed application(s) to appear as counsel under Local Rule IA 11-2 II (formerly LR IA 10-2) during 12 Date of Application the past three (3) years in the following matters: (state "none" if no applications.) Title of Court Administrative Body or Arbitrator Cause 13 14 Was Application Granted or Denied None 15 (11 necessary, please attach a statement of additional applications) I9 2(1 9. Petitioner consents to the jurisdiction of the courts and disciplinary boards of the 21 State of Nevada with respect to the law of this state governing the conduct of attorneys to the same 22 extent as a member of the State Bar of Nevada. 21 24 25 26 10. Petitioner agrees to comply with the standards of professional conduct required of 'lie members of the bar of this court. I I. Petitioner has disclosed in writing to the client that the applicant is not admitted to practice in this jurisdiction and that the client has consented to such representation. 27 '78 3 That Petitioner respectfully prays that Petitioner be admitted to practice before this Court FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS CASE ONLY. 4 STATE OF Petitioner' Colorado Denver COUNTY OF (1 Melisa H. Panagakos x , Petitioner, being first duly sworn, deposes and says: That the foregoing statements are true. AtiLL-a Peti loner's si (YI0 Subscribed and sworn to before me this II 11441 day of 21)2-1 ()Q r7 u a tr-9 Notary Pub or DENISE SCHOWE NOTARY PUBLIC STATE OF COLORADO NOTARY ID 19954015796 er ot t.ourt MY COMMISSION EXPIRES 10/04/2023 I -s 10 17 Ih I9 DESIGNATION OF RESIDENT ATTORNEY ADMITTED TO THE BAR OF THIS COURT AND CONSENT THERETO. Pursuant to the requirements of the Local Rules of Practice for this Court, the Petitioner Kirsten A. Mihon (name of local counsel) Attorney at Law, member of the State of Nevada and previously admitted to practice before the believes it to be in the best interests of the client(s) to designate above-entitled Court as associate resident counsel in this action. The address and email address of 21 said designated Nevada counsel is: 22 23 24 20 Jackson Lewis P.C. 300 S. Fourth Street, Suite 900 (street address) Nevada (state) Las Vegas (city) (702) 921 2460 (arca code + telephone number) , 89101 (zip code) Kirsten.Miltongjacksonlewis.com (Email address) 27 28 4 Rev. 5/1(, I By this designation the petitioner and undersigned party(ies) agree that this designation constitutes 2 agreement and authorization for the designated resident admitted counsel to sign stipulations 3 binding on all of us. 4 5 APPOINTMENT OF DESIGNATED RESIDENT NEVADA COUNSEL 6 7 Kirsten A, Milton (name of local counsel) his/her/their Designated Resident Nevada Counsel in this case. The undersigned party(ies) appoint(s) 'r 1_ natue) (pa rt y's Jeanette McKay, Director of Legal Affairs, Landry's Inc. (type or print party nameTiiire) (-paity-l:s—srgiiattire) (type LK print party name:tifie) CONSENT OF DESIGNEE The undersigned hereby consents to serve as associate resident Nevada counsel in this case. 19 esident Neva a ounce s signature 20 si:nate 21 14401 Bar number Kirsten.Milton@jacksonlovis.com Email address 1) 23 14 APPROVED: Dated: tlik 11th day of January, 2021. day of , 20 25 26 tINVI I I) '1./OrE,S DISTRK -1 27 28 5 R . C 0)1E1 co,k-L24%) 1 II 0,, Sikt40)of ,qtrwt!,! STATE OF COLORADO, ss: Clerk of the Supreme Court of the State of I, Cheryl Stevens Colorado, do hereby certify that Melisa Hallie Panagakos has been duly licensed and admitted to practice as an (ATTORNEY AND COUNSELOR AT °CAW within this State; and that his/her name appears upon the Roll of Attorneys th 4 and Counselors at Law in my office of date the day of the said A. D. November 2013 and that at the date hereof Melisa iiallip Panagakos is in good standing at this Bar. IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto subscribed my name and affixed the Seal of said Supreme Court, at Denver, in said State, this 7 th day of January A. D 2021 Cheryl Stevens Clerk 1 By - Deputy Clerk