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What land development trends and issues will we see in 2017?

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by in AZRE Magazine

In “A Tale of Two Cities,” “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.” A 2017 preview of land development for Phoenix and outlying regions may not be as dramatic as being best or worst, but it assuredly is a tale of two markets. Residential land development will call the shots… Read More →

People & Projects to Know: Attorneys

D. Kim Lough is a construction law partner at Jennings, Haug & Cunningham. (Photo by Mike Mertes)
by in AZRE Magazine

D. Kim Lough Construction law partner Jennings, Haug & Cunningham Kim Lough enjoys the excitement of the litigation battle and prevailing when the jury reads a favorable verdict. He was drawn to the battle at a young age, growing up in Tucson and realizing in seventh grade he wanted to become a lawyer. His friends’… Read More →

Az Business honors Most Influential Women in Arizona Business

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A crowd of nearly 500 packed Desert Botanical Garden Thursday to honor Az Business magazine’s Most Influential Women in Arizona Business for 2016. “All the women we are honoring tonight have procured influence in their respective fields through hard-earned track records of profitability, leadership and innovation,” said AZ Big Media Publisher Cheryl Green. “These women are… Read More →

271 Arizona attorneys make 2017 Best Lawyers in America list

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Arizona is home to a robust legal industry, and as a result many lawyers from the Valley and state have made it to the 2017 list of Best Lawyers in America. Here are 271 lawyers representing seven law firms in Arizona that have made it to this year’s list: Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A. Daniel Cracchiolo, Personal Injury… Read More →

Clare H. Abel: Most Influential Women in Arizona

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Clare H. Abel, shareholder, Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A. Abel is certified by the Arizona Board of Legal Specialization as a Real Estate Specialist. She concentrates in the areas of real estate, zoning and condemnation law and administrative law, specifically liquor licensing matters. Advice: “Find a way that works for you, and only you, to balance career… Read More →

Here’s how to protect yourself from frivolous ADA lawsuits

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There is a wave of frivolous Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) lawsuits hitting Arizona, but now it’s not just in the hospitality industry. “All types of businesses are affected, from big box stores to small mom-and-pop businesses,” says Lindsay Leavitt, a litigator who practices commercial litigation, personal injury, administrative law and labor and employment law… Read More →

Businesses may be forced to reveal pay practices

The gender gap

The federal government announced its intent to gather additional pay information from larger employers, forcing all businesses with more than 100 workers to provide detailed information about their pay practices in an effort to address gender discrimination. If the president’s plan moves forward as expected, employers will be subject to a heightened pay transparency standard… Read More →

Meet the Top 100 Lawyers in Arizona

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Each year, Az Business magazine’s editorial team — in collaboration with industry experts — chooses the Top 100 Lawyers in Arizona from a pool of more than 1,000 of the most talented and successful attorneys from throughout the state. Selections are based on each lawyer’s professional success, impact on his or her law firm, impact… Read More →

Burch & Cracchiolo name two shareholders

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Tonya K. MacBeth and Kenneth J. Januszewski were named, Monday, shareholders of the firm at Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A. MacBeth is a domestic relations attorney whose practice addresses a full range of family law concerns, including nuptial agreements, divorce, and post-decree modification and enforcement actions. She resolves issues in mediation but also takes cases to… Read More →

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 →

Wendi A. Sorensen: Most Influential Women in Arizona

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Wendi A. Sorensen, shareholder, Burch & Cracchiolo Sorensen is a certified specialist in personal injury and wrongful death and has been selected as one of the 2015 “Top 25 Women Attorneys in Arizona” by Southwest Super Lawyers. Greatest accomplishment: “Approaching this very competitive and often cutthroat practice with a sense of humor.” Childhood aspiration: “When I was… Read More →

Sharon J. Oscar joins Burch & Cracchiolo

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Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A., has announcesd that Sharon J. Oscar has joined the firm. Oscar practices in the areas of commercial real estate law and equine law. Oscar’s real estate practice spans over 30 years and focuses on the sale, acquisition, leasing and property management of all types of commercial properties, including shopping centers, retail,… Read More →

Big crowd honors Arizona’s Most Influential Women

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A crowd of nearly 500 people packed Chateau Luxe in Phoenix Thursday night to honor Az Business and AZRE magazines’ Most Influential Women in Arizona Business. “The Most Influential Women issue of both magazines is easily our most popular issue of the year,”said AZ Big Media  Publisher Cheryl Green. “This year, we had more than 2,000 women… Read More →

Douglas L. Wood joins Burch & Cracchiolo

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The law firm of Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A. announced that Douglas L. Wood has joined the firm as an Associate. Wood is an attorney who practices in the areas of business and corporate law, estate planning and probate, and tax controversy. Prior to joining the firm, Wood practiced as a certified public accountant with a… Read More →