Statement by Attorney General Masto on the Passing of Gaming Attorney Bob Faiss

June 5, 2014

Las Vegas, NV – Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto today issued the following statement on the passing of gaming attorney Bob Faiss:

    "Paul and I are deeply saddened by the passing of Bob Faiss, a pioneer of gaming and regulatory law.

      Bob was a mentor and good friend. Although quiet and humble by nature, he had a keen sense of politics and compassion for helping others.

        He dedicated his life to improving Nevada. Bob’s legacy will go down in history as being not only one of the best attorneys in Nevada but one of the most influential lawyers in America.

          This distinguished titan will be greatly missed. Our thoughts and prayers go out to his wife, Linda, and children during this difficult time."

            Bob Faiss worked in the Las Vegas office of Lionel Sawyer and Collins.