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Fennemore Craig attorney earns Top Tax Attorney award

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A director at the Fennemore Craig Phoenix office received the 2016 Henry Tom Outstanding Tax Attorney award. Patrick Irvine, a director in the firm’s Phoenix office, was presented the award at the State Bar of Arizona’s annual convention on June 17, 2016. “Each attorney at Fennemore Craig is encouraged to develop the depth of expertise necessary to provide the highest level… Read More →

Victoria Vaughn joins Jennings, Haug & Cunningham

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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 →

ACC Awards honor Arizona’s top in-house attorneys

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Effective corporate counsel has never been more important than it is in Arizona’s evolving knowledge-based economy. Thursday night, before a sold-out crowd at The Camby/Autograph Collection Hotel (formerly the Ritz-Carlton), Az Business magazine recognized the important and vital role that in-house counsel plays in the success of a business with the Arizona Corporate Counsel Awards (ACC… Read More →

Tom Morgan named Bar’s Business Law Section Chair

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Sherman & Howard attorney Tom Morgan has been elected to a one-year term as Chair of the Business Law Section of the State Bar of Arizona, effective immediately. Morgan served as co-vice chairman of the Business Law Section of the State Bar of Arizona from 2014-2015. He also served as the former chairman of the… Read More →

Rosenstein Law Group distinguishes itself

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Rosenstein Law Group announced that one of its attorneys, Jefferson Simmons, has become a certified Criminal Law Specialist by the State Bar of Arizona.  This certification makes Rosenstein Law Group the only law firm in Maricopa County to have both a Certified DUI Defense Attorney and a Certified Criminal Law Specialist on its staff. “We’re… Read More →

Abbie Shindler joins Nussbaum Gillis & Dinner as partner

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Nussbaum Gillis & Dinner P.C. is pleased to announce Abbie Shindler has joined the firm’s Scottsdale office as partner. Ms. Shindler is an experienced estate planning and corporate law attorney who assists individuals and families with their various estate planning needs and provides small and medium-size businesses with transactional legal services. Ms. Shindler assists her clients with their… Read More →

ACC Awards 2015 Winners

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Effective corporate counsel has never been more important than it is in today’s new economy. And on Thursday at the Camelback Inn, Az Business magazine partnered with the Arizona Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel and the State Bar of Arizona to present the 2015 Arizona Corporate Counsel Awards (ACC Awards). 2015 ACC Awards… Read More →

Az Business announces finalists for ACC Awards

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Az Business magazine, in conjunction with the State Bar of Arizona, have announced the finalists for the 2015 Arizona Corporate Counsel (ACC) Awards. The finalists and winners will be honored at an awards dinner and reception on Jan. 15, 2015 at the JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn Resort & Spa in Scottsdale. Click here for… Read More →

Smith Paknejad PLC adds veteran litigator to roster

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Smith Paknejad PLC recently welcomed attorney J. Phillip Glasscock to the firm. He joins the firm as “Senior Counsel” offering a broad variety of business law and estate planning services to businesses, business owners, key executives, property owners, families and individuals in the state of Arizona. Glasscock brings his well-established business law and estate planning… Read More →

G&K’s Antonuccio Elected to Phoenix Day’s Board

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The law firm of Gallagher & Kennedy announced that associate Laura E. Antonuccio has been elected to serve on the board of directors for Phoenix Day. Celebrating its 100th anniversary in November 2015, Phoenix Day is the oldest, continuously operating early childhood education and youth development center in Arizona. It provides affordable education and childcare… Read More →

Mooney leads State Bar’s Tax Law Section

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The law firm of Gallagher & Kennedy announced that shareholder Kelly C. Mooney has been elected as chair of the Tax Law Section of the State Bar of Arizona for 2014-2015. The Tax Law Section of the State Bar of Arizona provides leadership for tax attorneys and other tax professionals by furthering their education in… Read More →

Jones Will Serve on State Bar Elder Law Section

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The law firm of Tiffany & Bosco P.A. announced that attorney Nora L. Jones has been selected to serve on the Executive Council of the State Bar of Arizona’s Elder Law, Mental Health and Special Needs Planning Section. This section is a state-wide council of attorneys who practice in this ever-growing and vitally important area… Read More →

Fennemore Craig Attorneys on State Bar Committees

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Fennemore Craig, a leading Mountain West regional law firm, announced has been appointed to the State Bar of Arizona Rules of Professional Conduct Committee and Patrick Irvine has been elected to serve a three-year term as an at-large member of the Executive Council of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Section. “We congratulate Janice and Patrick on… Read More →

Posinelli attorney earns 2nd term on State Bar Board

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Melissa Ho, a shareholder in the Phoenix office of the national law firm Polsinelli, has been elected for a second term to the State Bar Association Board of Governors. The members of the State Bar of Arizona elected 10 Board of Governor members. Melissa will serve a three-year term. “The State Bar of Arizona is… Read More →