Brent Vogel


Brent Vogel is the administrative partner in the Las Vegas office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the Healthcare Practice. He has successfully tried numerous jury and bench trials in Nevada and Arizona. Mr. Vogel focuses his practice on medical/dental malpractice defense, hospital liability, nursing home and long-term care defense and complex litigation. He has significant experience defending physicians, dentists, nursing homes and hospitals in malpractice actions and before state licensing boards.

Primary Area(s) of Practice

  • Healthcare
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Long-Term Care & Elder Law
  • National Trial Practice
  • COVID-19: Healthcare/Long-Term Care/Regulatory




United States District Court, District of Nevada

United States District Court, District of Arizona

United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit


  • American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA)
  • American Bar Association
  • Nevada Bar Association
  • Arizona Bar Association
  • Clark County Bar Association
  • Arbitrator, Clark County Court Annexed Arbitration Program
  • State Bar of Nevada Fee Dispute Arbitration Committee
  • Former Member, State of Nevada Medical Dental Screening Panel
  • Defense Research Institute 

Awards & Honors

  • Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in Las Vegas, NV by Super Lawyers, 2019
  • AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated
  • Order of Barristers
  • Board of Governors
  • Junior League of Las Vegas, Man of the Year, 2006-2007

Professional Presentations

  • Speaker, Medicus Insurance Company Risk Management Seminar, July 2008
  • Speaker, “Documentation: What Not To Do, “ Nevada Mutual Insurance Company Risk Management Seminar, September 2007
  • Speaker, “Terminating the Physician-patient Relationship,” Nevada Mutual Insurance Company Seminar, April 2007
  • Junior League of Las Vegas, Man of the Year, 2006-2007


Oklahoma City University School of Law

Juris Doctor, 1994

University of Arizona

Bachelor of Arts, 1990

Published Opinions

  • Tam v. District Court, 131 Nev. Adv. Op. 80, 2015
  • Libby v. Eighth Judicial District Court, 325 P.3d 1276, 2014
  • Wheble v. Eighth Judicial Dist. Court, 128 Nev.__, 272 P.3d 134, 2012
  • Meyer v. Sunrise Hospital, 117 Nev. Adv. Op. 31, 2001