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Fennemore Craig real estate practice receives high rankings

Fennemore Craig, a leading Mountain West regional law firm, announced the firm’s real estate practice received high rankings from the prestigious 2014, The Legal 500 guide. The Legal 500 also named four leading Fennemore Craig real estate attorneys in the areas of real estate and construction and land use and zoning.

“We are honored to be recognized by the prestigious legal guide, The Legal 500, in the area of real estate,” said Tim Berg, managing partner of Fennemore Craig. “This recognition highlights the firm’s commitment to legal excellence and Fennemore Craig’s reputable real estate counsel to clients throughout the Southwest.”

Fennemore Craig’s – The Legal 500, 2014 Practice Group National Rankings are:
* Real Estate and Construction – Land Use/Zoning – Tier 3
* Real Estate and Construction – Real Estate – Tier 5

Fennemore Craig’s – The Legal 500, 2014 Legal National Rankings for Real Estate Attorneys include:
* Joseph Chandler, Real Estate and Construction – Real Estate
* Stephen A. Good, Real Estate and Construction – Real Estate
* Jay S. Kramer, Real Estate and Construction – Real Estate
* Michael J. Phalen, Real Estate and Construction – Land Use/Zoning

The Legal 500 organizes each practice area into a single national ranking, eschewing a state-by-state approach. Only a small number of firms in the US have a truly national presence coupled with the capability to handle sophisticated and complex work; these are the ones The Legal 500 chooses to highlight. The Legal 500 approach is not a game of numbers – their ranking can include small, single-office firms – but simply a question of quality.

The Legal 500 analyzes the capabilities of law firms across the world and provides legal rankings based on a series of criteria. The Legal 500 highlights practice area teams who are providing the most cutting edge and innovative advice to corporate counsel. The Legal 500 research is based on feedback from 250,000 clients worldwide, submissions from law firms and interviews with leading private practice lawyers, and a team of researchers who have experience in the legal market.


17 Fennemore Craig Attorneys Recognized for Excellence

Fennemore Craig, one of the largest law firms in the Southwest, announces 17 of its attorneys were named to the prominent Chambers USA 2013: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business for 2013.

“The firm’s reputation has been built on our attorney’s continued commitment to excellence,” states Tim Berg, managing partner of Fennemore Craig. “We are honored to be recognized by the prestigious Chambers USA, an esteemed legal resource.”

Chambers USA is an annual ranking of law firms and attorneys comprising multiple practice areas. Fennemore Craig was also was recognized in band one, the highest ranking possible, for both Environment (including water rights) and Real Estate practice areas.

Fennemore Craig attorneys recognized by Chambers USA include:

Robert Anderson, Environment: Water Rights, Arizona
Lauren James Caster, Environment (including water rights), Arizona
Phillip F. Fargotstein, Environment (including water rights), Arizona
Andrew M. Federhar, Litigation: General Commercial, Arizona
Maggie Gallogly, Environment: Water Rights, Arizona
Donald R. Gilbert, Labor & Employment, Arizona
Gregg Hanks, Real Estate, Arizona
Norman D. James, Environment (including water rights), Arizona
Charles M. King, Real Estate, Arizona
Jay S. Kramer, Real Estate, Arizona
Erwin D. Kratz, Labor & Employment, Arizona
Douglas C. Northup, Litigation: General Commercial, Arizona
Michael Phalen, Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use, Arizona
Robert P. Robinson, Real Estate, Arizona
Ronald J. Stolkin, Labor & Employment, Arizona
Sarah A. Strunk, Corporate/M&A, Arizona
Susan M. Wissink, Corporate/M&A, Arizona