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Polsinelli earns Export Service Provider of the Year Award

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National law firm Polsinelli has been named the recipient of the Mayor’s 2016 Export Services Provider of the Year Award. The firm was recognized at the Sisters Cities 17th Annual Global Links Business Outlook luncheon this past week for its “tireless generosity in supporting every aspect of all export and international related activities in the city… Read More →

Nicole Stanton earns Outstanding Achievement Award

Nicole Stanton is managing partner of Quarles & Brady's Phoenix office.

Quarles & Brady LLP Managing Partner Nicole Stanton was honored by the Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS with its 2016 Outstanding Achievement Award during the organization’s 21st Annual Night for Life Gala, which took place on Saturday, May 14 at the JW Marriott Camelback Inn Resort and Spa in Scottsdale, Ariz. “The Night for Life Outstanding Achievement Award recognizes an individual who… Read More →

Victoria Vaughn joins Jennings, Haug & Cunningham

Maria Speth

Jennings, Haug & Cunningham, L.L.P. is pleased to announce that Victoria Vaughn has joined the firm. Her practice is focused in the areas of insurance defense, medical malpractice and professional liability. Prior to becoming a lawyer, Vaughn enjoyed a career as a registered nurse in the operating room. Her medical knowledge offers clients the benefit of… Read More →

Jones, Skelton & Hochuli earns defense verdict

Jones, Skelton & Hochuli

Michael Halvorson and David Potts, attorneys at Jones, Skelton & Hochuli, obtained a defense verdict in favor of AAA Members Insurance Company in a two-week trial concerning a pedestrian-vehicle accident near Pinnacle High School in September 2012. The Plaintiff, a 15 year old sophomore at Pinnacle High School, was leaving a high school football game… Read More →

Kurt Peterson joins Andante Law Group

Maria Speth

Andante Law Group is pleased to announce that attorney Kurt A. Peterson has joined the firm as partner. Kurt has practiced in the areas of commercial finance, real estate and general business law for nearly 30 years. He also has a vibrant commercial banking and finance practice, in which he represents national, regional and community… Read More →

Coree Neumeyer, Rodney Ott join Quarles & Brady

Jones, Skelton & Hochuli

Quarles & Brady LLP added Coree E. Neumeyer and  Rodney W. Ott to its litigation and dispute resolution practice group within the firm’s Phoenix office. Neumeyer focuses her practice on general business, utility, and commercial litigation, and her practice involves resolution of commercial disputes through negotiation, mediation, and state and federal litigation representing primarily corporate and business clients,… Read More →

Polsinelli ranked in Top 5% for client service

Maria Speth

Polsinelli is ranked among the top five percent of 650 law firms for providing outstanding client service to clients with revenues over $1 billion, BTI Consulting Group announced in its annual benchmark market study in client service known as the BTI Client Service A-Team. BTI also named three Polsinelli attorneys as 2016 BTI Client Service… Read More →

Sherman & Howard expands in Scottsdale

Jones, Skelton & Hochuli

Sherman & Howard L.L.C. expanded its offices,  located at 7033 East Greenway Parkway in the Kierland Corporate Center, in Scottsdale, adding four new attorneys and staff members. “We are pleased to announce our expansion in Scottsdale,” said Gregory Falls, managing partner of the firm’s Arizona offices. “Our lawyers are focused on expanding our services to… Read More →

Steptoe & Johnson announces new Phoenix partner

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Steptoe & Johnson LLP announced, Monday, the promotion of 10 lawyers in three of its offices. Alan Bayless Feldman was named a new partner in Steptoe & Johnson’s Phoenix offices. He focuses his practice on labor relation and employment law. Bayless Feldman represents clients across the nation for collective bargaining, union organizing campaigns and unfair… Read More →

Popular daily fantasy league sites restricted in Arizona

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After six years of playing fantasy football with out-of-state relatives, Amber Salisbury was excited when her brother in Texas invited her to play FanDuel, a daily fantasy sports website offering cash prizes. “I thought it was a fun way to make small bets and the possibility of getting a payout is better than not getting… Read More →

First Nurses Graduate from UA’s Phoenix Campus

Nurses in a line

Sixteen students are the first to receive a Master of Science degree for Entry to the Profession of Nursing (MEPN) from the University of Arizona College of Nursing at the Phoenix Campus. The students attended a celebration in Phoenix on Aug. 6, then joined the Tucson-based graduates of the same program at a commencement ceremony… Read More →

First Nurses Graduate from UA's Phoenix Campus

Nurses in a line

Sixteen students are the first to receive a Master of Science degree for Entry to the Profession of Nursing (MEPN) from the University of Arizona College of Nursing at the Phoenix Campus. The students attended a celebration in Phoenix on Aug. 6, then joined the Tucson-based graduates of the same program at a commencement ceremony… Read More →

Landlords must disclose foreclosures to tenants

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Renters no longer have to worry about being surprised when their home is repossessed by a bank now that a new law requiring landlords to give them notice has been signed. Gov. Jan Brewer signed the tenant notice bill late last week amid a flurry of action on laws passed by the legislature in the… Read More →

Hake Joins Gallagher & Kennedy as Associate

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Gallagher & Kennedy, P.A., a full service business law firm, announced today that Alana C. Hake has joined the firm as an associate in the Environmental and Natural Resources practice group. She will practice environmental and natural resources law, specializing in environmental remediation work for the mining industry. Prior to joining Gallagher & Kennedy, Hake… Read More →