Michael “Nick” Niarchos
Michael C. Niarchos is a graduate of Miami University of Ohio and the University of Chicago Law School. After graduation from law school Mr. Niarchos was engaged in the practice of general commercial and real estate law in Chicago, Illinois.
In 1981 joined Summa Corporation and The Hughes Corporation in Las Vegas. Mr. Niarchos was employed by the Companies from 1981 through 1998 and served as Senior Vice President and General Counsel. Mr. Niarchos was a key player in the transition of the assets and businesses owned by Howard Hughes from an aviation and gaming company into a multi-faceted real estate development, operating and investment company. These activities included not only the resolution of a multitude of issues related to the Estate of Howard Hughes but the disposition of the aviation and gaming properties, including Hughes Helicopters resort casinos. In addition, he acted as advisor to the Boards of Directors of the companies. He left the companies in 1998.
Since 1998, He has been active in many areas, including the private practice of law. His practice is focused on commercial matters, including finance and real estate and redevelopment. He is currently serving as special outside counsel to the City of Las Vegas, Nevada in connection with the city’s extensive redevelopment activities.
As a Co-Founder of 220 Group, LLC Mr. Niarchos has been involved in the planning and execution of the company’s strategic growth plan. Mr. Niarchos has served on 220 Marketing’s Board of Directors since its inception in 2006. He is primarily responsible for advising the company on all legal/contractual matters. He is also heavily involved in the financial planning and large ticket asset acquisitions decisions for 220. Mr. Niarchos’ role in the company will continue to expand as the company grows.
Mr. Niarchos is committed to philanthropic work throughout the State of Nevada. Mr. Niarchos served on the Board of Directors of the Las Vegas Art Museum, Nevada Dance Theater and Southern Nevada Home Builders Association and the Special Olympics of Nevada.
Outside of the office, He enjoys golfing, skiing and hiking. Mr. Niarchos is also an accomplished world traveler. Nick has plans to continue exploring new and exciting destinations around the world.