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Lewis Roca Rothgerber expands to L.A.

family law

Lewis Roca Rothgerber LLP and Christie, Parker & Hale LLP announced Monday they have combined to become Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP. The combination brings together two well-respected law firms, creating a top-level intellectual property practice group with broad industry and technical depth serving clients across the entire spectrum of IP. Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie’s… Read More →

Fisher & Phillips named as Law Firm of the Year

Jones, Skelton & Hochuli

Fisher & Phillips LLP announced that the law firm has been named 2015 “Law Firm of the Year” for Labor & Employment Litigation by U.S. News – Best Lawyers. The firm also received “First-Tier Rankings” for its Employment and Labor Law practices. The firm has been included in all five editions of the prestigious rankings.… Read More →

7 Ogletree Deakins attorneys earn honor


Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. (Ogletree Deakins), one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, announced today that seven attorneys from the firm’s Arizona offices were selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2015. The 2015 list was compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review survey… Read More →

Carr boosts Jaburg & Wilk’s insurance litigation team

Jones, Skelton & Hochuli

The law firm of Jaburg & Wilk, P.C. announced that Jason S. Carr joined the firm as an Associate in our insurance litigation department where he will assist insurance carriers as well as their policy holders. Carr developed his insurance defense skills by defending depositions and advocating at arbitrations on the Plaintiff’s side of personal… Read More →

GT lawyer honored for restructuring work

Deal, WEB

Shareholder David D. Cleary of the Phoenix office of the International law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP was recently honored for his restructuring work at the Turnaround Atlas Awards in Chicago. The Turnaround Atlas Awards exclusively honor top performances from the distressed M&A, restructuring, reorganization and turnaround communities worldwide, according to the Global M&A Network website.… Read More →

Quarles & Brady Named to Law360 Ceiling Smashers List

Quarles & Brady Firm Chair Kimberly Leach Johnson

The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP today announced that it has been included in the Law360 inaugural class of Ceiling Smashers, the 25 U.S.-based law firms out of nearly 400 surveyed that have the highest percentage of female partners. The firm was also noted as being one of seven “biglaw” firms with… Read More →

Sellers Not Required to Disclose Sex Offender


In some cultures it’s customary to meet the neighbors before purchasing a home. In the recent case of Lerner v. DMB Realty, LLC, the plaintiffs wish they would have done just that. Unfortunately, they didn’t discover until after they closed on their purchase and moved in that their next-door neighbor is a class 1 sex… Read More →

RDP Founding Member Appointed to SWHD Board

Roshka DeWulf & Patten, a Phoenix-based law firm representing clients in complex litigation and regulatory issues, is pleased to announce Founding Member Paul Roshka has been appointed to the board of directors for Southwest Human Development, Arizona’s largest nonprofit dedicated to early childhood development. As a member of the board, Roshka will serve a minimum… Read More →

Greenberg Traurig Expands Phoenix Labor Practice

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The Phoenix office of the international law firm, Greenberg Traurig, has expanded its Labor and Employment Practice, adding two seasoned shareholders to serve client demand. Three accomplished employment attorneys, all listed in the 2014 edition of Best Lawyers in America, and two experienced associates, now comprise the firm’s growing Phoenix practice group. The group will… Read More →

Stephenson elected Sun Health Services Board chairman

Jack Stephenson 2013

R. Jack Stephenson has been elected chairman of the board for Sun Health Services for the fiscal year beginning July 1. Stephenson, a resident of Sun City West, has a rich history of civic involvement, serving as president of both the Sun City West Rotary Club and the Briarwood Country Club in 2011. He previously… Read More →

Denim Goes a Long Way at Phoenix Business Law Firm


Employees of Phoenix business law firm Jaburg Wilk asked management to have a Jeans for Charity day to raise money for the 19 firefighters who were killed while battling the Yarnell Hill Fire. Employees were able to wear jeans to work if a donation was brought in for the 19 firefighters. Various attorneys then matched… Read More →

Attorney Enhances Bryan Cave’s Corporate Practice in Phoenix


The international law firm Bryan Cave LLP announced that Marcel Valenta has joined the firm’s Phoenix office as Of Counsel. He will practice within the firm’s Transactions and Corporate Finance and Securities practice groups. “We are delighted to welcome Marcel to the firm,” said Jay Zweig, managing partner of Bryan Cave’s Phoenix office. “He will… Read More →

Jordan Rose – 50 Most Influential Women in Arizona Business

Jordan Rose

Jordan Rose – Owner, Rose Law Group In 2000, Rose founded Rose Law Group, a fullservice law firm that that is known for its work in real estate, litigation, family, tax, estate planning, intellectual property and environmental issues. Rose Law Group is currently the largest law firm owned by a woman in the Southwestern United… Read More →

Watton Rejoins Gallagher & Kennedy as Associate

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Gallagher & Kennedy, P.A., a full service law firm, today announced that Brooke K.A. Watton has rejoined the firm as an associate, practicing in the areas of commercial litigation, personal injury and general business law. Watton is currently a member of the State Bar of Arizona, the American Bar Association and the Maricopa Bar Association,… Read More →