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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 →

Cathy Reece: Most Influential Women in Arizona

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Cathy Reece, director, Fennemore Craig Reece chairs Fennemore Craig’s Financial Restructuring, Bankruptcy, Creditors’ Rights Group focusing on loan workouts,  distressed asset sales, complex restructures of real estate, mining, operating companies, among others. She is recognized  in Benchmark’s Top 250 Women in Litigation and Legal Advisor of the Year by M&A Advisor. Advice: “Learn to think outside the… Read More →

Fennemore Craig attorney elected to Desert Botanical Garden board

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The Desert Botanical Garden Foundation elected Fennemore Craig’s nonprofit and tax-exempt practice group chair, Laura Lo Bianco, to its Board of Directors. “Service to the communities in which we live and work is an important aspect of our firm’s culture,” said Steve Good, managing partner of Fennemore Craig. “We congratulate Laura on her election to the Desert… Read More →

Solar goes big with Arizona land purchases

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Arizona may be lacking many things, but it is certainly ripe with land. There are 9.2 million acres of publicly held land in the Arizona Land Trust and there are plenty of private land owners with parcels available, too. Solar land developers have taken notice. Since the Solar Investment Tax Credit was extended last year… Read More →

Fennemore Craig attorney appointed to State Bar committee

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Fennemore Craig, a leading Mountain West regional firm, announced Carrie Pixler Ryerson, an attorney in the firm’s Phoenix office, has been appointed to the State Bar of Arizona’s Civil Jury Instruction Committee. “Fennemore Craig and its attorneys have a long history of serving the legal profession,” said Steve Good, managing partner of Fennemore Craig. “We… 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 →

Fennemore Craig attorney appointed to State Bar committee

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Fennemore Craig Phoenix office attorney, Emily Ward, has been appointed to the State Bar of Arizona’s Civil Practice and Procedure Committee. “Fennemore Craig and its attorneys have a long history of serving the profession,” said Steve Good, managing partner of Fennemore Craig. “We congratulate Emily on her appointment to the CP&P committee, and we are confident that she will be… Read More →

Meet us at the AZRE Forum

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As the summer months continue to bring the heat, AZRE magazine is doing the same with its commercial real estate mid-year update and forecast on Thursday, July 21 at the Camby from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. The AZRE Forum will bring a panel of Arizona’s top commercial real estate experts, yielding in-depth discussions of economics, development… Read More →

Fennemore Craig announces Laura Wassmuth as group chair

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Fennemore Craig appointed Laura Wassmuth, a director in the firm’s Denver office, as the new Practice Group Chair of the firm’s Health Care Litigation & Regulation practice group. “Laura brings a great deal of experience and enthusiasm to the health care litigation & regulation practice group,” said Steve Good, managing partner of Fennemore Craig. “We congratulate Laura on… Read More →

Arizona Mining Association announces 2016-2018 board

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The Arizona Mining Association (AMA) today announced the election of its 2016-2018 Board of Directors. Francis McAllister, Chairman – Freeport-McMoRan Tom Aldrich, Vice Chairman – ASARCO, LLC. Dan Johnson, Secretary/Treasurer – Florence Copper Project Luke Narducci – Representing BHP Donn Pillmore – Energy Fuels Tom Lowry – CalPortland Herb Duerr – Desert Pacific Exploration Dawn… Read More →

Fennemore Craig attorney elected to Arizona mining board

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Fennemore Craig Phoenix office director Dawn Meidinger was elected to the Board of Directors for the Arizona Mining Association. “We encourage our colleagues to become actively involved in the industries we serve,” said Sarah Strunk, chair of the board of directors of Fennemore Craig. “We congratulate Dawn on her recent appointment to Arizona Mining Association’s board of directors,… Read More →

Valley Partnership leaders weigh in on the future of development

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Valley Partnership’s mission is advocating responsible development. The advocacy group represents the commercial, industrial and masterplanned real estate development industry by presenting a balanced, pro-development perspective and the Valley’s best industry education and networking opportunities. But what should be the 25- or 30-year vision for Valley Partnership? What role do Valley Partnership’s leaders think the… Read More →

Fennemore Craig attorney earns Top Tax Attorney award

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A director at the Fennemore Craig Phoenix office received the 2016 Henry Tom Outstanding Tax Attorney award. Patrick Irvine, a director in the firm’s Phoenix office, was presented the award at the State Bar of Arizona’s annual convention on June 17, 2016. “Each attorney at Fennemore Craig is encouraged to develop the depth of expertise necessary to provide the highest level… Read More →