• Child Custody Attorney – Harrah vs. Harrah

    One of the Country’s Most Prominent Families This case involved one of the most prominent family names in Nevada and the Country. The Harrah name is legendary in the gaming industry in Nevada and across the country where gaming is legal. Ken McKenna was sought out by the ex-wife in this case to achieve a change in the custody arrangement…

  • Southern Pacific Railroad vs. Cecil Davidson

    Retiree Accused of Theft by Former Employer Some cases are just outright fun and for attorney Ken McKenna, irresistible. Cecil Davidson was a railroad retiree, an 80-year-old, blind, black man who had a criminal problem for which he came to Ken McKenna. Cecil had been receiving pension checks from the railroad for years. One day in his mail he received…

  • Criminal Defense Attorney – Larry Peck vs. State of Nevada

    Jury Finds Against The Death Penalty Ken McKenna always wants to be the best lawyer he can be. He always wants to be on the top of his game. The way to know how great you are as a criminal defense attorney is to take on the hardest cases, the cases where the defendant has no public sympathy, where the…

  • The Judas Priest Trial

    Judas Priest Heavy Metal Suicide Case Two young men, both having difficulties adjusting to life, were huge Judas Priest fans. On a late December evening, just before Christmas, they were listening to the Judas Priest album Stained Class. They played it over and over. At some point they mutually decided that life wasn’t worth living for. They made a suicide…

  • Mary Howard vs. Reno, Nevada Highway Patrol

    Landmark Sexual Harassment Lawsuit – Judgement: $500,000 The Nevada Highway Patrol had always been a “boys club” from its inception. But times had changed and Mary Howard was one of the first women to qualify and become a member of this elite State law enforcement agency. She was sexually harassed and discriminated against. When Mary Howard sought help regarding this…