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Sherman & Howard expands in Scottsdale

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Sherman & Howard L.L.C. expanded its offices,  located at 7033 East Greenway Parkway in the Kierland Corporate Center, in Scottsdale, adding four new attorneys and staff members. “We are pleased to announce our expansion in Scottsdale,” said Gregory Falls, managing partner of the firm’s Arizona offices. “Our lawyers are focused on expanding our services to… Read More →

Frutkin Law Firm adds new partners

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The Frutkin Law Firm added Stephanie Fierro and Ben J. Himmelstein as the firm’s newest partners. Both Fierro and Himmelstein have a history of assisting local businesses and individuals with the full range of their legal needs. As a Partner at Frutkin Law Firm, Fierro concentrates her practice in the areas of general counsel business… Read More →

Maria Speth will speak on legal innovation

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Jaburg Wilk shareholder Maria Crimi Speth along with other panelists will address innovative trends in the legal industry and explore the issues around ethical challenges to the use of social media and legal technology at Legal Innovation: Trends & Ethics From Different Perspectives, a legal event hosted by Evolve Law. The event is Thursday, February 18th 2016 from… Read More →

Tiffany & Bosco adds real estate attorney

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Phoenix-based law firm, Tiffany & Bosco P.A., added James J. Farley II as its newest real estate and banking litigation attorney. Farley focuses on advocating for clients at the trial court level in state and federal courts as well as in front of regulatory commissions. Born and raised in Arizona, he concentrates his practice on… Read More →

Ballard Spahr launches political law group

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Ballard Spahr formed a dedicated Political and Election Law Group to help individuals, organizations, and government officials navigate the increasingly complex regulatory environment governing political activity. The team of more than 15 lawyers will advise clients on issues such as campaign finance, redistricting, access, lobbying and electoral strategy, PAC formation and regulatory compliance. Litigators in… Read More →

Nussbaum Gillis and Dinner attorney to talk on business risk

Managing Downstream and Upstream Risks

Scott Richardson, from Nussbaum Gillis and Dinner Insurance and Administrative attorney, will present, Wednesday, on the ways to limit a business’s risk. Richardson will cover topics such as sub limits, exclusions, theft, dishonesty, and more. This workshop will cater to small, medium, large business owners, CEOs, and CFOs. The talk, “Bringing Business Sense to My… Read More →

Jones, Skelton & Hochuli earn favorable opinion in AZ Supreme Court

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JSH Attorneys Lori Voepel, Don Myles and Josh Snell have obtained a favorable opinion from the Arizona Supreme Court in an important products liability case. In Watts v. Medicis Pharmaceutical Corporation, No. CV-15-0065 (Jan. 21, 2016), the Arizona Supreme Court adopted the “learned intermediary doctrine,” under which a prescription drug manufacturer satisfies its duty to… Read More →

Ryley Carlock & Applewhite adds new member

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Ryley Carlock & Applewhite added Jason L. Cassidy as part of the firm’s Litigation Practice Group, where he will work with clients in tort law, real estate defamation and more. Cassidy works with clients to resolve disputes involving the Federal Tort Claims Act, real estate, defamation, land use/zoning, discrimination, ADA/disability issues, bankruptcy, the False Claims… Read More →

Ballard Spahr event features 2 former governors

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Ballard Spahr is hosting a Government Relations Roadshow featuring former Arizona Governor Janice. K. Brewer and former Pennsylvania Governor Edward G. Rendell to discuss campaign finance disclosure, the upcoming presidential election and evolving laws that govern political activity. The first stop on the roadshow, A Meeting at the Corner of Law & Politics, will be… Read More →

Sherman & Howard promotes Gabriel Peraza to member

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Sherman & Howard L.L.C. promoted Gabriel A. Peraz to member of the firm. Peraza joined the firm in 2009 and is an attorney in the Trial and Litigation Practice Group in the Phoenix office. “(Peraza) has distinguished himself in the community for his legal ability, his work product and his ethical reputation,” says Gregory Falls,… Read More →

Jones, Skelton & Hochuli choose legal writing scholar

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Jones, Skelton & Hochuli, P.L.C. selected Aisha E. Alcaraz as its Diversity Legal Writing Program Scholar. The Diversity Legal Writing Program provides second-year law students at Arizona State University with practical clerking experience in private law firms within Maricopa County. As a participant in the program, Alcaraz has been offered the opportunity to clerk for… Read More →

Krystle Delgado turns music career into legal career

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After dedicating years to her music career, Krystle Delgado is creating a new path, but instead it’s on the legal side of things. Delgado is best known for her own music career which has been in motion since she was 10 years old. But now, at 27, she is putting a little twist on her… Read More →

ACC Awards honor Arizona’s top in-house attorneys

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Effective corporate counsel has never been more important than it is in Arizona’s evolving knowledge-based economy. Thursday night, before a sold-out crowd at The Camby/Autograph Collection Hotel (formerly the Ritz-Carlton), Az Business magazine recognized the important and vital role that in-house counsel plays in the success of a business with the Arizona Corporate Counsel Awards (ACC… Read More →

Fennemore Craig appoints chief talent officer

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Fennemore Craig, a law firm, appointed  Robert Kramer, an attorney in the firm’s Phoenix office, as chief talent officer. In this position, he will oversee attorney recruitment, professional development and retention. In the role of chief talent officer, Kramer will guide attorney recruitment, onboarding and training, as well as attorney mentorship, leadership and development. He… Read More →