Scottsdale-based law firm of Nussbaum, Gillis & Dinner, the No. 5 ranked bankruptcy law firm in Ranking Arizona, has joined forces with Sacks Tierney, the top-ranked law firm (21-49 attorneys) in Ranking Arizona.

Among the attorneys joining Sacks Tierney are the “names” of the firm — bankruptcy attorneys Randy Nussbaum and Dean M. Dinner and construction attorney Gregory P. Gillis.

Nussbaum is a certified bankruptcy specialist and has been licensed to practice law for more than 35 years. He is deeply involved in the community, including Scottsdale Leadership and the Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts.

Gillis is an AV-Preeminent rated attorney and has practiced construction law, commercial litigation, real estate law, and bankruptcy litigation in Arizona for more than 25 years. Gillis has been selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America from 2012-2016 in the fields of Commercial Litigation and Construction Law.  He was also named a Southwest Super Lawyer  from 2014-2016 in Construction Litigation.  Gillis is an active supporter of the Children’s Cancer Network and serves on the Board of Directors.

Dinner’s practice emphasizes bankruptcy law, creditor-debtor rights, workouts, commercial transactions and commercial litigation. He is a Certified Bankruptcy Specialist (Arizona Board of Legal Specialization).

Also joining Sacks Tierney are attorneys Scott R. Weiner and Paul F. Dowdell.

Six consecutive No. 1 rankings attest to Sacks Tierney’s standing as a widely respected mid-size law firm, where corporate and governmental decision-makers, entrepreneurs and high-net-worth individuals enjoy personal attention, performance that exceeds expectations and uncompromising commitment to professionalism and innovation. Since its founding in 1960, Sacks Tierney has distinguished itself by its skill, energy, integrity, community leadership and pioneering expertise in legal areas of special value to Arizona clients. Through its affiliation with MERITAS, a global network of law firms serving 237 markets, Sacks Tierney meets clients’ needs locally and internationally.