Gunderson Law Firm


Courtney Forster Featured on Real Estate Podcast

February 7th, 2019

Shareholder Courtney Forster, Esq. was recently interviewed on DO IT! And Be Glad You Did, a podcast dedicated to real estate professionals committed to elevating their game.  Ms. Forster discussed risk reduction for real estate agents, brokers, and anyone else involved in the real estate business.

The full episode can be heard here.

Austin Sweet Named Chair of The Discovery Museum

January 1st, 2019

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Austin Sweet, a Shareholder at Gunderson Law Firm, has been elected Chair of the Board of Directors of The Terry Lee Wells Nevada Discovery Museum.  The Discovery is a hands-on museum dedicated to inspiring lifelong learning in science, technology, engineering, art, math, and the world around us.

Learn more about The Discovery at

bizNEVADA Features Gunderson Law Firm

November 30th, 2018

Check out the online version of the magazine here!

Happy Nevada Day from Gunderson Law Firm!

October 31st, 2018


August 15th, 2018

Gunderson Law Firm has successfully represented a Reno-based client in a federal defamation lawsuit filed in Federal Court.  Upon Mark Gunderson’s motion, summary judgment was entered in his client’s favor and the million-dollar lawsuit was dismissed.

Further information is available here.

Courtney Forster elected Board Secretary of Mariposa Dual Language Academy

March 1st, 2018


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On February 21, 2018, Courtney Forster was elected Secretary for the Board of Directors of Mariposa Dual Language Academy in Reno, Nevada. She looks forward to continuing to support this organization and the benefits it brings to our community.


January 12th, 2018


Gunderson Law Firm, a Reno-based, full-service law firm providing high quality, professional and personalized legal services, is pleased to announce that Austin Sweet, Esq. has officially been named as a firm shareholder.  Sweet has extensive experience representing a wide-variety of businesses, real estate professionals, individuals and professionals in numerous fields in Nevada, California and across the Western United States.

Gunderson Law Expands to Trusts & Estates Practice

November 9th, 2017

Attorney Luke Walker Joins Legal Team

Luke Walker has joined Gunderson Law Firm, a Reno-based full-service law firm providing high quality, professional and personalized legal services. Walker’s area of practice at Gunderson Law Firm focuses on Trusts and Estates. The expansion into the practice of Trusts and Estates is a strategic development to the Gunderson firm, already highly-regarded for its commercial and civil litigation practices.

Walker joins Gunderson from RSM US LLP in Phoenix, Arizona, where he developed extensive experience in real estate, state and local taxes, tax liability and estate planning for professionals and individuals in the state. Walker joined Gunderson in July 2017, and is admitted to practice in Nevada. He received his Juris Doctorate in 2016 from Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University and his Bachelor of Arts in 2013 from Arizona State University. He is pleased to move back home to Reno, Nev., where he was born and raised and where his family still resides.

“Incorporating Trusts and Estates is a natural progression for our firm’s already diverse business and litigation expertise,” said Mark H. Gunderson, Esq., Founding Shareholder of Gunderson Law Firm. “Luke Walker is a great addition to Gunderson Law Firm, and he will serve our clients with the professionalism and determination for which we are known.”


October 3rd, 2017

Austin Sweet, an attorney at Gunderson Law Firm, has successfully represented his client on an appeal to the Supreme Court of Nevada.  After en banc oral argument, the Supreme Court of Nevada determined that the trial court had erroneously entered judgment against Mr. Sweet’s client in the amount of $323,544.91.  The judgment was reversed and remanded to the trial court for further findings consistent with the Supreme Court’s decision.

A copy of the Supreme Court’s decision can be downloaded here.

Courtney Forster Joins Mariposa Dual Language Academy’s Board of Directors

April 4th, 2017


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Courtney Forster, Esq. has joined the Board of Directors for Mariposa Dual Language Academy. Mariposa is a charter school in Reno, Nevada dedicated to promoting academic achievement through dual language learning and celebrating the diverse heritage and culture of our community. Ms. Forster is thrilled by the opportunity to become more involved in the education and development of young people in our area