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Steptoe’s Floyd Bienstock elected chair of NorthBridge

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Steptoe partner Floyd Bienstock has been elected as chairman of the board of the NorthBridge College Success Program, a non-profit organization that provides support, resources and guidance to students with learning differences as they transition to, persist and succeed in their higher educational and vocational endeavors following high school.  Mr. Bienstock previously served as vice chair for the… Read More →

Steptoe’s Pat Derdenger named Phoenix ‘Lawyer of the Year’

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Steptoe partner Pat Derdenger has been named Phoenix “Lawyer of the Year” for tax law in the 2016 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©.  This marks the second consecutive year Mr. Derdenger has been singled out by Best Lawyers for his tax practice in the Valley of the Sun.  He has been listed in Best Lawyers since 1995. Best Lawyers is based… Read More →

Former U.S. Attorney Charlton Joins Steptoe

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by in Business News | Legal

Steptoe & Johnson LLP announced that Paul Charlton, the former U.S. attorney for the District of Arizona, has joined the firm as a partner.  He will be based in the Phoenix office and will practice in Steptoe’s Commercial Litigation and White-Collar Criminal Defense Groups. Mr. Charlton concentrates his practice on high-profile and complex litigation, internal… Read More →

Steptoe hosts Construction Industry Tax Seminar

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by in Events | Featured | Legal | Real Estate

Contractors, developers, construction managers, and homebuilders are invited to attend Steptoe & Johnson’s 10th Annual Construction Industry Tax Seminar co-sponsored by the AzBusiness Magazine. Steptoe’s tax lawyers will bring participants an annual update on the latest developments in Arizona’s sales and property taxation. The seminar will take place September 27, 2013 and the Arizona Biltmore… Read More →

Steptoe Phoenix Lawyers earn recognition

Steptoe partner Stephanie Quincy has been placed among the Top 50 Attorneys and among the Top 25 Women in Arizona.
by in Business News | Legal

Five partners in Steptoe’s Phoenix office have received individual mentions in the 2013 edition of Chambers USA.  The prestigious legal guide identifies the leading lawyers and law firm practices based on interviews conducted by Chambers researchers with thousands of lawyers and their clients. Fourteen Steptoe attorneys have been recognized in the 2013 Southwest Super Lawyers. … Read More →

Steptoe hosts Construction Industry Tax Seminar

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Contractors, developers, construction managers, and homebuilders are invited to attend Steptoe & Johnson’s 10th Annual Construction Industry Tax Seminar co-sponsored by the AzBusiness Magazine. Steptoe’s tax lawyers will bring participants an annual update on the latest developments in Arizona’s sales and property taxation. The seminar will take place June 13, 2013 and the Arizona Biltmore… Read More →

Steptoe Advises ALDILA on Merger

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by in Business News | Legal

Aldila, Inc. announced on March 27 that it has closed its merger with Mitsubishi Rayon America, Inc. (MRA). The official effective time of the merger will be April 1.  Steptoe advised Aldila on the transaction. Aldila is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of carbon fiber shafts.  MRA is a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi… Read More →

‘Casual Day’ Fund at Steptoe’s Phoenix Office Nears $100K in Charitable Contributions

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by in Business News | Legal

Steptoe & Johnson’s Phoenix office is closing in on raising $100,000 for charities and non-profit groups in Arizona by allowing employees to wear jeans on Fridays in exchange for a five dollar, or more, contribution toward a designated charity, which rotates weekly.  The office’s “Casual Day” fund has raised more than $95,000 since it was… Read More →

Steptoe Celebrates 25 Years In Phoenix

Steptoe Celebrate 25 Years

Steptoe & Johnson LLP celebrated the 25th anniversary of its Phoenix office with a gala at the Orpheum Theater in Phoenix.  Clients and local dignitaries joined Steptoe lawyers from the Phoenix office and the firm’s other offices to celebrate the occasion. Steptoe’s Phoenix office opened on January 1, 1987, and was the first regional office for… Read More →