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Jennings, Haug & Cunningham adds 2 partners

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Jennings, Haug & Cunningham announced, Tuesday, that the firm added two Arizona lawyers, Blake Whiteman and Brian Myers. Whiteman and Myers, who both practice in commercial litigation, join the firm as partners. Whiteman is also an experienced family law and domestic relations lawyer. Whiteman’s practice is focused in business disputes, construction and commercial litigation, including… Read More →

Super Lawyers: Jennings, Haug & Cunningham

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Jennings, Haug & Cunningham announced that six attorneys with the firm were named 2015 Southwest Super Lawyers by Law & Politics Magazine. The attorneys recognized as top in their area of practice include Mark Barker, John “Jack” Cunningham, Karen Gaylord, Kim Lough, Chad Schexnayder, and John Sinodis. In addition, Joseph Brophy and Travis Pacheco were… Read More →

Jennings, Haug & Cunningham earns distinction

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Jennings, Haug & Cunningham was honored by the Best Lawyers in America®, a preeminent legal peer ranking, which recognized the firm as a “Tier 1 Best Law Firm” in its 2015 national rankings. Several of the firm’s practice areas also earned top rankings. Jennings, Haug & Cunningham’s construction law and litigation practice was recognized as… Read More →

Op-Ed: New ROC regulatory philosophy triggers need for self-audits

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By D. Kim Lough, construction lawyer with Jennings, Haug & Cunningham Contractors throughout Arizona are being blindsided by a new administrative oversight role undertaken by the Registrar of Contractors (ROC). The Registrar’s new prosecutorial philosophy toward investigating complaints against licensed contractors places contractors at risk of losing their license for minimal technical violations which may… Read More →

John Sticht elected to Arizona State Bar executive council

John Sticht, of Jennings, Haug & Cunningham, has been elected to serve on the Arizona State Bar Construction Section’s Executive Council as Secretary. Prior to accepting a one-year term as an officer for the leadership council, Mr. Sticht served for three years in an “at large” position on the council. His term as secretary commenced… Read More →

Laws of the land: Navigating development in Indian Country

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Anyone who has tried to develop on one of the 22 federally recognized Indian tribes’ land in Arizona has probably encountered the patchwork of land ownership that can sometimes make it difficult to build.

Yurk Will Chair Professionalism and Ethics Committee

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Russell Yurk, an attorney with Jennings, Haug & Cunningham, has been appointed to Chair the Defense Research Institute (DRI) Lawyers’ Professionalism and Ethics Committee.  Prior to this appointment, Mr. Yurk served as the Vice-Chair of the committee. His two-year term as Chair commenced earlier this month at DRI’s Annual Meeting. Mr. Yurk’s legal practice focuses… Read More →

Yurk joins Jennings, Haug & Cunningham

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Jennings, Haug & Cunningham L.L.P. announced that Russell Yurk joined the firm. Mr. Yurk’s practice is focused in professional liability, lawyer discipline, and complex civil litigation. For more than 15 years, Mr. Yurk has represented lawyers and other professionals in professional liability and discipline matters. In addition to his professional liability practice, Mr. Yurk maintains… Read More →

Yurk joins Jennings, Haug & Cunningham

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Jennings, Haug & Cunningham L.L.P. announced that Russell Yurk joined the firm. Mr. Yurk’s practice is focused in professional liability, lawyer discipline, and complex civil litigation. For more than 15 years, Mr. Yurk has represented lawyers and other professionals in professional liability and discipline matters. In addition to his professional liability practice, Mr. Yurk maintains… Read More →

Jennings, Haug & Cunningham Adds Robert Lamb, Will Focus On Commercial Litigation

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  Jennings, Haug & Cunningham announced that Robert “R.J.” Lamb has joined the firm. His litigation practice is focused in the areas of general business and commercial litigation, construction and surety litigation, and insurance liability and estate planning. Lamb graduated from the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University (Cum Laude) in… Read More →

Central Phoenix Women Announce New Leadership

Hillary Gagnon, Meghan Mulligan and Deborah Lavinsky

Deborah Lavinsky, financial advisor with Securus Financial Group, Inc., has been named director to lead Central Phoenix Women. New advisers for the organization are Hillary P. Gagnon, Esq. a partner with Jennings, Haug & Cunningham, L.L.P.; and Meghan Mulligan an accountant with On the Money, LLC. The three new leaders were introduced at the May… Read More →

Jennings, Haug & Cunningham's Gaylord, Hawks Named to Regional Councils of Environmental Quality Association

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  Jennings, Haug & Cunningham announced that Karen Gaylord was elected to the Valley Forward Regional Council and Ronnie Hawks was appointed to the Southern Arizona Regional Council for Arizona Forward. Their role on each council allows the attorneys to assist the organization with its statewide initiative directed towards environmental quality. Gaylord, who serves on… Read More →

2013 Top Lawyers list: Environmental law

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Az Business magazine’s 2013 top lawyer list was created after the editorial department asked Arizona law firms to nominate their two best attorneys from 16 different categories for consideration. Those nominees were put on a ballot and were voted on by their peers in the legal community and the readers of Az Business magazine to… Read More →

2013 Az Business Mediation Guide

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Az Business magazine’s 2013 Mediation guide was created after consultation with experts in the alternative dispute resolution field. Amy Abdo Fennemore Craig 602-916-5399 www.fclaw.com Abdo has extensive experience in arbitration, mediation, investigations, administrative proceedings and litigation, including bench and jury trials. Kevin T. Ahern Broening Oberg Woods & Wilson, P.C. 602-271-7781 www.bowwlaw.com Ahern’s practice is… Read More →