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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 →

Az Business names Most Influential Women of 2016

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They are innovators, trailblazers and leaders of industry. They are Az Business magazine’s Most Influential Women in Arizona Business for 2016, as selected from a pool of more than 1,000 candidates by the editorial team at Az Business magazine and a panel of industry experts. “While their resumes and industries may differ, the women we… 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 →

Fennemore Craig attorney elected to nonprofit board

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National law firm Fennemore Craig’s Phoenix attorney, Kristen Lee, has been elected to the Board of Directors for the Help in Healing Home Foundation. “We encourage all of our people to be actively involved in the communities we serve,” said Steve Good, managing partner of Fennemore Craig. “We congratulate Kristen on her recent appointment to the board… Read More →

Arizona Science Center board adds Fennemore Craig lawyer

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Steve Good, a Fennemore Criag managing partner, has been elected to the Arizona Science Center’s Board of Trustees. Good focuses his practice on the formation and structuring of business entities and the negotiation of complex commercial transactions, with an emphasis on advising clients regarding the associated income, estate and gift tax implications. He has been recognized… Read More →

Fennemore Craig earns recognition from Chambers

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Fennemore Craig, a leading Mountain West law firm, announced 17 of its attorneys and 6 practice areas in Arizona were recognized by Chambers USA 2016, a prominent and prestigious annual ranking of law firms and attorneys. “We are honored to once again be recognized by Chambers USA,” said Steve Good, managing partner of Fennemore Craig. “It is gratifying when an… 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 →

Fennemore Craig expands business litigation practice

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Law firm Fennemore Craig announced K. Cameron Johnson joined the Phoenix office as an associate in the firm’s business litigation practice group. Prior to joining the firm, Johnson worked with the New Mexico firm, Modrall Sperling. “We are pleased to welcome Cameron to the firm,” said Steve Good, managing partner of Fennemore Craig. “The addition of his expertise and energy… Read More →