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Polsinelli Receives Top Rankings in Chambers USA

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Chambers USA, the world’s leading guide to the legal profession, released its 2013 rankings for lawyers and practice groups. Polsinelli received high rankings for 53 attorneys and nine practice areas in four states. The Phoenix office of Polsinelli received high rankings for eight attorneys and three practice areas. Chambers rankings are based on submissions put… Read More →

Valley firm launches renewable antifreeze resource

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With a commitment to providing best-in-class environmental solutions for the automotive and transportation industry, Thermo Fluids, Inc. announced today they have received ASTM E1177 certification for their EcoShield remanufactured antifreeze product. “We are very pleased with our accomplishment of reaching this very stringent virgin-equivalent antifreeze product specification for EcoShield” said Ted Sinclair, Thermo Fluids’ Chief… Read More →

Ryley Carlock Attorneys Selected by Chambers USA

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Ryley Carlock & Applewhite had six attorneys from its Phoenix office selected as Leading Lawyers for Business in Arizona by Chambers & Partners. “We are tremendously grateful to our clients who provided Chambers with the valuable insight into the work we provide for them,” said Managing Shareholder, Rodolfo Parga. “Chambers USA is a highly rigorous… Read More →

Hake Joins Gallagher & Kennedy as Associate

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Gallagher & Kennedy, P.A., a full service business law firm, announced today that Alana C. Hake has joined the firm as an associate in the Environmental and Natural Resources practice group. She will practice environmental and natural resources law, specializing in environmental remediation work for the mining industry. Prior to joining Gallagher & Kennedy, Hake… Read More →

Hake Joins Gallagher & Kennedy as Associate

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Gallagher & Kennedy, P.A., a full service business law firm, announced today that Alana C. Hake has joined the firm as an associate in the Environmental and Natural Resources practice group. She will practice environmental and natural resources law, specializing in environmental remediation work for the mining industry. Prior to joining Gallagher & Kennedy, Hake… Read More →

25 Squire Sanders attorneys earn distinction

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Squire Sanders announced that 25 of its lawyers were recognized in the 2013 edition of Southwest Super Lawyers, among them are: * George Brandon, Business Litigation * Brian Cabianca, Business Litigation, Intellectual Property Litigation, Class Action/Mass Torts * D. Lewis Clark, Jr., Employment & Labor, Employment Litigation: Defense * Joseph M. Crabb, Securities & Corporate… Read More →

LaBianca Elected to Arizona Investment Council Board

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Margaret LaBianca, an attorney and shareholder with Polsinelli, has been elected to the Arizona Investment Council (AIC) Board of Directors. LaBianca brings to the board extensive experience in energy, natural resources, and environmental regulatory compliance, utilization of public lands, and strategic development. “I am honored to be elected to the Arizona Investment Council. The work… Read More →

31 Phoenix Greenberg Traurig attorneys earn honors

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The international law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP with 50 Arizona-based attorneys, has 22 attorneys on the 2013 Southwest Super Lawyers list, an independent rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas. In addition, the publication also named nine Greenberg Traurig attorneys as Southwest Rising Stars. “We are extremely proud of this independent… Read More →

Wanslee Elected to Gust Rosenfeld Executive Committee

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Gust Rosenfeld announced that Madeleine C. Wanslee has been elected to its Executive Committee, the governing body of the firm. Wanslee is Co-Chair of the firm’s Bankruptcy, Restructuring and Creditors’ Rights Practice Group.  Her practice focuses on creditors’ rights and related state and federal court litigation, including commercial and consumer bankruptcy, loan workouts, foreclosure, deficiency… Read More →

UA earns grant to study biodiesel effects

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Researchers at the University of Arizona have won a $1.4 million grant to study the occupational and environmental health effects of underground mining equipment that runs on biodiesel-blend fuels. The university says mining operators are shifting from diesel to biodiesel-blend fuels in a bid to lower exposure to pollutants. Biodiesel is made from vegetable oil… Read More →