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Super Lawyers: Jennings, Haug & Cunningham

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 named Southwest Super Lawyers Rising Stars.

The 2015 Southwest Super Lawyers recognizes only five percent of lawyers in the state of Arizona as top in their area of practice. The selection process for Super Lawyers by Law & Politics is an extensive polling, research and selection procedure resulting in third-party validation of professional accomplishments.   

Mark Barker was recognized by Super Lawyers for his work in surety law. Barker, who earned his law degree from University of Arizona College of Law, also practices in commercial transactions for financial institutions and business dispute resolution.

John “Jack” Cunningham was recognized by Super Lawyers for his litigation practice, representing both plaintiffs and defense in general litigation matters.  Cunningham, who received his law degree from Arizona State University College of Law, has extensive trial experience and is involved with cases ranging from personal injury and insurance coverage to professional malpractice and uninsured motorist matters.  

Karen Gaylord was named to Super Lawyers in environmental and natural resources law.  She represents public and private entities in a wide range of environmental matters, including state and federal superfund law, hazardous wastes, solid waste and special waste, brownfields, water and air quality, NEPA compliance and environmental issues in Indian Country.  

Kim Lough was name to Super Lawyers for his experience as a construction litigator.  Lough, who earned his law degree from the University of Arizona College of Law, has extensive trial experience in complex construction litigation, as well as in employment discrimination matters.

Chad Schexnayder was recognized by Super Lawyers as a top Arizona lawyers in construction law matters. Schexnayder has 23 years of experience of providing legal counsel to the construction industry, particularly as it relates to surety and fidelity law matters.  

John Sinodis, the firm’s managing partner, was recognized by Southwest Super Lawyers for his business litigation practice. Sinodis’ legal practice focuses on representing equipment lessors and funding sources in all aspects of equipment leasing including litigation, documentation, insolvency, and transactional matters.  

The firm’s two Rising Stars include: Joseph Brophy, who practices in business litigation, surety law matters and insurance defense, and Travis Pacheco, whose practice is focused in business litigation.

Karen Gaylord

Karen Gaylord Named to Who’s Who Legal Environmental Lawyers, 2013

Who’s Who Legal has named Karen Gaylord, a partner with the firm Jennings, Haug & Cunningham, as one of the World’s Leading Environmental Lawyers for 2014. This is the fifth consecutive year for Ms. Gaylord to be recognized as a leader in environmental law by Who’s Who Legal.

Gaylord’s practice is focused on environmental and natural resource matters. She counsels clients on environmental regulatory issues, and assists in developing business strategies that capitalize on environmental opportunities, or address regulatory challenges. Gaylord also helps clients negotiate compliance agreements, and has worked extensively on water quality matters throughout Arizona.

Who’s Who Legal is an international service acting as a recommendation supplier for corporations seeking to substantiate the reputations of skilled lawyers endorsed by another sector. Who’s Who strives to provide a network among the lawyers listed, allowing those lawyers to identify the most knowledgeable attorneys in their own practice area. Candidates are designated based upon broad, impartial and objective review work conducted by both general counsel and private practice attorneys globally.

Gaylord has received numerous professional recognitions, including being listed as a leading Arizona Environmental Lawyer in Chambers USA® from 2007 to 2013, listed in The Best Lawyers in America®, for Environmental Law from 2009-2013, and recognized by AZRE Magazine’s People to Know as a “Top Attorney in Commercial Real Estate,” 2013. Additionally, Ms. Gaylord has authored, and co-authored manuals and publications focused on environmental regulation.

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Jennings, Haug & Cunningham attorneys earn honors

Eight attorneys from Jennings, Haug & Cunningham were named to The Best Lawyers in America 2013 list, a peer-review ranking publication for the legal profession, in the areas of Construction Law, Construction Litigation, Environmental Law, Personal Injury Defense, Arbitration, and Mediation.  In addition, the firm was again recognized with top honors, being named a 2013 Best Law Firm in America by the same survey.

The firm’s Best Lawyers in America include:

* Mark E. Barker was recognized for the fifth consecutive year for his work in construction law, and construction litigation.

* James Csontos was recognized for the third consecutive year for his practice in construction law, and construction litigation.

* Jack Cunningham was recognized for the first time this year, for his work as defense counsel in personal injury litigation.

* Karen Gaylord was named to the list for the fifth consecutive year for her work in environmental law.

* William F. Haug, was recognized for the sixth consecutive year for his practice in construction law, construction litigation, mediation and arbitration.

* D. Kim Lough was recognized for the sixth consecutive year in construction law, and construction litigation.

* Edward Rubacha was recognized for the second consecutive for his work in construction law, and construction litigation.

* Chad Schexnayder was named to the list for the third consecutive year in construction litigation.

Best Lawyers compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. The current, 18th edition of The Best Lawyers in America (2012) is based on more than 3.9 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.