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Steven A. Hirsch to be inducted into Maricopa County Bar Hall of Fame

Steven A. Hirsch

Quarles & Brady LLP Partner Steven A. Hirsch is going to be inducted into the Maricopa County Bar Hall of Fame during the organization’s annual luncheon, which will take place on October 27 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Phoenix. In addition, Hirsch, a member of the firm’s litigation and dispute resolution practice group, will honored by the… Read More →

Marvin Ruth joins Coppersmith Brockelman

Marvin Ruth

Coppersmith Brockelman, a business law firm in Phoenix, announced the addition of Marvin Ruth as Of Counsel. He focuses his practice area on business disputes and litigation including partnership disputes, real estate litigation, business torts and fraud claims. Ruth, named a “Rising Star” by Southwest Super Lawyers for the past three years, has substantial experience in complex commercial litigation in… Read More →

Daniel Wani will manage US Bank’s wealth planning

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U.S. Bank Wealth Management, ranked among the top 25 U.S. wealth managers, has announced that Daniel G. Wani has been named managing director of trust and wealth planning for The Private Client Reserve of U.S. Bank. His office is based in Scottsdale and he serves the Phoenix, Las Vegas, San Diego and La Jolla, California,… Read More →

Abbie Shindler joins Nussbaum Gillis & Dinner as partner

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Nussbaum Gillis & Dinner P.C. is pleased to announce Abbie Shindler has joined the firm’s Scottsdale office as partner. Ms. Shindler is an experienced estate planning and corporate law attorney who assists individuals and families with their various estate planning needs and provides small and medium-size businesses with transactional legal services. Ms. Shindler assists her clients with their… Read More →

Downtown Law School Announces New Name

Phoenix School of Law, a private law school located in downtown Phoenix, is pleased to announce its new name:  Arizona Summit Law School. The new name highlights the ambition and drive of the students, faculty and staff at Arizona Summit Law School, collaborating to accomplish more, and ascend toward their personal “Summit.” This concept exemplifies… Read More →

Watton Rejoins Gallagher & Kennedy as Associate

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Gallagher & Kennedy, P.A., a full service law firm, today announced that Brooke K.A. Watton has rejoined the firm as an associate, practicing in the areas of commercial litigation, personal injury and general business law. Watton is currently a member of the State Bar of Arizona, the American Bar Association and the Maricopa Bar Association,… Read More →

Watton Rejoins Gallagher & Kennedy as Associate

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Gallagher & Kennedy, P.A., a full service law firm, today announced that Brooke K.A. Watton has rejoined the firm as an associate, practicing in the areas of commercial litigation, personal injury and general business law. Watton is currently a member of the State Bar of Arizona, the American Bar Association and the Maricopa Bar Association,… Read More →

Unpaid Internships A Possible Doorway to Trouble

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by in Business News | Education | Legal | Workforce

Internships can provide many mutual benefits – the student gets to work and learn in a real-world environment, and the employer gets low-cost (or free) labor. But before you make the business decision to hire an intern, be aware of the legalities that are involved. Here are a few tips to help you and your… Read More →

The State’s Budget Crisis Is Further Straining The Judiciary System

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When talk turns to the state’s budget crisis, the discussion almost invariably focuses on the impact funding cuts will have on Arizona’s health and education systems. Among the general public, however, little to no thought is given to the effect budget cuts are having on the state’s judicial system. “The state’s lack of resources promises… Read More →

Phoenix School Of Law Relocating To Downtown Phoenix

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The Phoenix School of Law announced today that it will be relocating to Downtown Phoenix in the One North Central building, located at the corner of North Central Avenue  and East Washington Street. In a lease that begins Aug. 1, the school will eventually occupy 205,130 square feet of the building’s 13th-20th floors and a… Read More →