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Az Business honors Most Influential Women in Arizona Business

women

A crowd of nearly 500 packed Desert Botanical Garden Thursday to honor Az Business magazine’s Most Influential Women in Arizona Business for 2016. “All the women we are honoring tonight have procured influence in their respective fields through hard-earned track records of profitability, leadership and innovation,” said AZ Big Media Publisher Cheryl Green. “These women are… Read More →

Phoenix Quarles & Brady attorneys named in ‘Best Lawyers

Coppersmith Brockelman

The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP today announced that 30 of its Phoenix attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2017. The following Phoenix Quarles & Brady attorneys distinguished for excellence were named in their respective practice areas designated by Best Lawyers: • Brian… Read More →

ACG Arizona will spotlight prominent women

Nicole Stanton

“A Celebration of Leadership” will be the theme at the Association for Corporate Growth-Arizona Chapter Breakfast on September 13, with a spotlight on some of the Valley’s most prominent women in leadership positions. “A Celebration of Leadership,” featuring the Women in Leadership Panel, will take place from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 13 at the Arizona Biltmore Resort Grand Ballroom. The event’s keynote presentation… Read More →

Nicole Stanton followed her passion, and it paid off

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

Az Business magazine recently highlighted Arizona’s most influential women in 2016 in its July/August issue. Given that the most recent issue of Az Business is dedicated to the most influential women in Arizona, it’s appropriate to hear from one of the state’s best and brightest female leaders, Nicole Stanton who is managing partner at Quarles &… Read More →

Jason F. Wood appointed to Habitat for Humanity board

Wood

The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP today announced that Phoenix attorney Jason F. Wood has been appointed to the board of directors for Habitat for Humanity Central Arizona. In his role, Woodwill assist Habitat for Humanity in its fundraising and operational efforts to support its mission to help local families in need… Read More →

NLRB permit temporary employees to vote in union elections

workforce

Over the last seven + years, the National Labor Relations Board (the Board or NLRB) has consistently expanded collective bargaining rights in a variety of employment settings. Continuing that trend, the NLRB has now reversed over a decade of precedent and ruled that outside temporary employees supplied to a “user” employer, and the user employer’s… Read More →

Julia Koestner is named a Top 50 Pro Bono Attorney

Julia Koestner

Quarles & Brady LLP Phoenix office attorney Julia Koestner has been named a Top 50 Pro Bono Attorney by the Arizona Foundation for Legal Services & Education (AZFLSE). Koestner was nominated by the Florence Immigrant and Refugee Rights Project. She and the other honorees will be recognized at the Arizona State Bar Convention this month. Each year, AZFLSE recognizes 50 attorneys… Read More →

Jon Howard appointed to Valley Leadership board

Commercial Properties Inc.

Quarles & Brady LLP attorney Jon Howard has been appointed to the board of directors of Valley Leadership, the Valley’s premier leadership organization. A member of Valley Leadership Class 36, Howard practices in the firm’s Business Law Practice Group and focuses in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, securities, and general corporate law. Valley Leadership’s roots date back to the… Read More →

Quarles & Brady’s Susan Brichler Trujillo earns post

legal

Quarles & Brady LLP partner Susan Brichler Trujillo, office chair of the Health Law Practice Group, has been elected president on the board of local nonprofit. Community Legal Services is an Arizona nonprofit that provides legal assistance, advice, and representation to individuals below the federal poverty level. A longtime member of the board of directors, Trujillo most recently served as the organization’s… Read More →

Businesses may be forced to reveal pay practices

The gender gap

The federal government announced its intent to gather additional pay information from larger employers, forcing all businesses with more than 100 workers to provide detailed information about their pay practices in an effort to address gender discrimination. If the president’s plan moves forward as expected, employers will be subject to a heightened pay transparency standard… 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 →

Nicole Stanton named Woman of the Year

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

The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP today announced that Phoenix Office Managing Partner Nicole Stanton has been named Woman of the Year by Arizona Summit Women’s Law Association.  Stanton was honored at the first-ever Arizona Summit Women’s Law Association’s Spring Luncheon on April 30. “I’m so humbled to received the Woman of… Read More →

Quarles & Brady attorney named 2016 ‘Legal Eagle’

Julia Koestner

The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP announced Wednesday that Phoenix partner Jeffrey H. Wolf has been named a Legal Eagle honoree for 2016 by Franchise Times magazine. Legal Eagle honorees are attorneys who are viewed as the best franchise lawyers, at the top of their games, nominated by their peers, clients and the Franchise Times’ editorial board as the rainmakers,… Read More →

Most Influential Minority Business Leaders of 2016

Nicholle.Harris

Here’s a reason that Arizona businesses might want to embrace Latinos: Hispanics now make up more than 30 percent of the state’s population, while non-Hispanic whites have dropped to 56 percent of the population, according to Arizona’s latest census numbers. Now, consider this, nearly 45 percent of Arizonans under age 5 are Hispanic, outnumbering the… Read More →