Jack Angaran

Managing Partner


Jack Angaran is the managing partner in the Reno/Tahoe office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the Products Liability Practice. He is a trial lawyer and formerly a Deputy District Attorney for Washoe County, Nevada. Jack also served as an Airborne Ranger in the U.S. Army.

Mr. Angaran serves as defense trial counsel for professionals, employers, businesses and insurance companies in a variety of complex, high exposure legal disputes and civil jury trials, including business and commercial, professional liability, product liability, coverage, insurance bad faith, real estate and personal injury.

Mr. Angaran has been selected annually as a Nevada and Mountain States Super Lawyer (Civil Litigation), and is annually listed in The Best Lawyers in America (Insurance Law, Litigation, Real Estate and Litigation, Construction). Jack is an Associate in the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA). He is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers (ACTL).

Primary Area(s) of Practice

  • Products Liability
  • General Liability
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Bad Faith Litigation
  • National Trial Practice
  • Transportation
  • COVID-19: Insurance Coverage





  • American College of Trial Lawyers, Nevada State Committee Chair, 2017–2018
  • National ABOTA Board of Directors, 2012–2015
  • American Inns of Court, Master, Bruce Thompson Chapter
  • American Board of Trial Advocates, Reno Chapter, Past-president

Awards & Honors

Best Lawyers in America, Insurance Law, Litigation - Construction, Litigation - Real Estate, 2021—2022


Walter F. George School of Law, Mercer University, Georgia

Juris Doctor, 1975

University of California, Santa Barbara

Bachelor of Science, 1970