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Burch & Cracchiolo selected among Best Law Firms

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Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A. has achieved first-tier rankings in metro Phoenix in the 2016 US News Best Law Firms in America rankings. The practice areas represented are Land Use & Zoning Law, Real Estate Litigation, Real Estate Law, Tax Litigation, Personal Injury Litigation for both plaintiffs and defendants. Nationally the firm ranked in Tier 2 in… Read More →

Ogletree Deakins named a ‘Law Firm of the Year’

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Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. (Ogletree Deakins), one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, announced that the firm has been named a “Law Firm of the Year” for the fifth consecutive year. Only one law firm in each practice area receives the “Law Firm of the Year” designation. In… Read More →

Lewis Roca Rothgerber lawyers named ‘Litigation Stars’

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Lewis Roca Rothgerber LLP is a “Highly Recommended” litigation law firm with 12 Arizona attorneys recognized as ‘Litigation Stars’ in the 2016 edition of Benchmark Litigation, an annual guide focusing exclusively on leading litigation firms and attorneys in the United States. Lewis Roca Rothgerber partners Robert Charles, Carla Consoli, Kimberly Demarchi, Susan Freeman, John Iurino, Lawrence… Read More →

Coppersmith Brockelman ranked among best law firms

Coppersmith Brockelman

Coppersmith Brockelman, a business law firm in Phoenix, announced the firm has been ranked among the 2016 “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers.® Coppersmith Brockelman achieved high rankings both nationally and in the Phoenix Metro area. Firms included on the list of 2016 “Best Law Firms” are recognized for professional excellence with consistently impressive… Read More →

Eileen J. Sahai joins Jennings, Haug & Cunningham

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Eileen J. Sahai has joined Jennings, Haug & Cunningham’s environmental and regulatory law group. Ms. Sahai joins the firm’s environmental attorneys Karen Gaylord and Ronnie Hawks, who represent clients throughout Arizona in environmental law matters ranging from permitting to highly-complex superfund matters. Ms. Sahai is experienced in a wide range of federal environmental law matters. Her… Read More →

ACC honors CellTrust assistant general counsel

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CellTrust Corporation, has announced that K Royal, the company’s vice president, assistant general counsel and privacy officer, is this year’s recipient of The Association of Corporate Counsel’s (ACC) Robert I. Townsend, Jr. Member of the Year Award. One of the highest honors the ACC can bestow, Ms. Royal was selected from among over 40,000 fellow members… Read More →

Jaburg Wilk, Apple will offer tips on BYOD policies

mobile tech

Jaburg Wilk attorneys Neal Bookspan and Laura Rogal will be presenting a free seminar on the importance of implementing a ‘Bring Your Own Device’ (BYOD) Program in the workplace at the Apple Store, Biltmore (2502 E. Camelback Rd) on Wednesday, October 28th from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Attendees will learn how to establish a… Read More →

NewLAWu.s. adds Najia Haddock as member attorney

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NewLAWu.s. announced that Najia M. Haddock has joined the firm as an attorney to practice in the areas of employment/labor, business law and commercial litigation. She also serves as General Counsel to corporations large and small. NewLAWu.s. is a national law firm dedicated to providing the highest quality work and service delivered by exceptional attorneys… Read More →

Fennemore Craig expands Phoenix office

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Fennemore Craig announced the addition of two new attorneys in the firm’s Phoenix office. Blake Atkinson and Philip Brailsford have joined the firm as associates and practice in intellectual property and business litigation. “The firm continuously seeks to add excellent lawyers to enhance the services we provide to our clients,” said Steve Good, managing partner… Read More →

Popular daily fantasy league sites restricted in Arizona

football

After six years of playing fantasy football with out-of-state relatives, Amber Salisbury was excited when her brother in Texas invited her to play FanDuel, a daily fantasy sports website offering cash prizes. “I thought it was a fun way to make small bets and the possibility of getting a payout is better than not getting… Read More →

Polsinelli named an IP litigation powerhouse

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Polsinelli has been named one of four IP Litigation Powerhouses in the 2016 BTI Litigation Outlook report based on interviews with general counsels. This is the first time Polsinelli has received recognition by BTI as an IP Litigation Powerhouse. “This is a huge accomplishment for our firm and we’re honored to thank our clients and… Read More →

Quarles & Brady earns diversity leadership award

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The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP announced that its Phoenix office has been honored by the Arizona Diversity Council with the first-ever Corporate DiversityFIRST™ Leadership Award for its outstanding accomplishments in the promotion and advancement of diversity through inclusion and strong leadership. The firm was honored with individual and fellow business award… Read More →

ASU Law gets $2 million gift from Steele Foundation

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The Steele Foundation has made a grant award of $2 million to the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University to endow the Daniel Cracchiolo Chair in Civil and Criminal Litigation, thus founding the largest named chair within the school’s history. In addition, the grant will establish a scholarship fund from the… Read More →

Phoenix lawyer urges Congress to block ‘joint employer’ rule

Supreme Court

Phoenix lawyer Mark Kisicki called on Congress Tuesday to “restore stability in labor relations” by reversing a National Labor Relations Board ruling that he said will cause “significant economic upheaval” if left untouched. Kisicki was one of several witnesses testifying to a Senate committee on an August change to NLRB regulations so that any company… Read More →