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Matthew Cecil

Of Counsel

9555 Hillwood Drive, 2nd Floor, Las Vegas, NV 89134

Matt Cecil builds relationships of trust with clients by promptly providing honest advice and clear communication.

Matt’s practice focuses on representing and assisting employers with the varied issues arising out of their relationships with their employees. He represents employers in federal and state courts, as well as administrative agencies such as the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), Nevada Equal Rights Commission (NERC), Department of Employment Training and Rehabilitation (DETR), the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), the Employee-Relations Management Board (EMRB), the Office of the Labor Commissioner (OLC), and the Nevada Occupational Safety & Health Administration (NV OSHA).

Matt also teaches seminars and provides training on a variety of labor and employment law topics. During law school, he served as a judicial law clerk for the Hon. Michelle Leavitt of the Eighth Judicial District Court of Clark County, Nevada. Prior to law school, he was a juvenile probation officer for the 4th District Juvenile Court of Utah.


Employment Matters Covered Under
  • Title VII of the Civil Rights Act
  • The Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA)
  • The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
  • The Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
  • The Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA)
  • The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
Labor and Management Relations
  • Union Campaigns
  • Collective Bargaining
  • Labor Grievances, Arbitrations and Disputes
  • Unfair Labor Practice Charges
HR Counseling, Compliance, and Risk Management
  • Employment, Severance, Non-solicitation, and Confidentiality Agreements
  • Non-compete / Trade Secret Claims
  • Employee Misconduct
  • FMLA Leave Compliance
  • ADA Accommodation Compliance
  • Discrimination Claims
  • Policy Violations
  • Internal Investigations
  • Harassment
  • Wage and Hour Compliance
  • OSHA, Workplace Safety and Emergency Response



Speaking Engagements


Bar Admissions

Court Admissions


  • The Best Lawyers in America® Employment Law - Management, 2020-2023; Litigation - Labor and Employment, 2020-2023; Litigation - ERISA, 2021-2023
  • The Best Lawyers in America® Lawyer of the Year, Litigation - ERISA - Las Vegas, 2023
  • Mountain States Super Lawyers® Rising Star, Labor & Employment
  • Nevada Business Magazine, Nevada Legal Elite
  • Vegas Inc, Top Lawyers, Labor and Employment, 2020
  • Martindale-Hubbell®, AV Preeminent® Rating

Professional and Civic Affiliations

  • American Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • Nevada Bar Association, Labor & Employment Section,
    Vice-Chair 2016-present,
    CLE Subcommittee Chair, 2014-2016
  • Workforce Connections, Volunteer, Board of Directors, 2012-2014

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