Jaburg Wilk

News/Publications

  • Getting Married? Why a Premarital Agreement is Important

    Celebrities and the very rich may enter into premarital agreements. Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel, Keith Urban and Nicole Kidman, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta Jones all signed premarital agreements.  Wealthy and high-profile people such as Mark Zuckerberg, Jessica Simpson, Tom Cruise, Tony Romo, Britney Spears, Barry Bonds, and even Beyoncé, all negotiated … Read More

    Categories: Family Law, Article

  • Seven Tips if Getting Divorced and You Own a Business Together

    Divorce can be difficult enough without adding the complexity of a community owned business into the mix. There are important steps you should take to protect both the business - and yourself - during the divorce as the goal is to have a viable and profitable separately owned business when the divorce is finalized.

    Four important Do’s

    Do: Talk to both a divorce and business attorney. Your divorce attorney … Read More

  • Jaburg Wilk Supports Dress for Success

    PHOENIX, Ariz. (11/9/2018) – The law firm of Jaburg Wilk was pleased to be the Golden Ticket Sponsor at Dress for Success Phoenix’s recent 10th Annual Suit for the Stars Gala.  Simultaneously, Jaburg Wilk hosted a clothing donation drive and collected more than 70 pieces of professional clothing including suits, dresses, jackets and handbags.  All items collected were ready to wear to a job … Read More

  • Sit Down and Work

    Many people wait for inspiration to strike them before doing something. It could be work related or writing a novel. Those same people stop working once their inspiration wanes. It’s as if they are waiting for everything to be perfect - from how they are feeling, to the time of day, from whether the moon is full to the perfect space to work in. You get the idea. The more hurdles they create for the timing to … Read More

  • Undue Influence - or Not?

    Has it ever crossed your mind — even if only for a moment — that if you are extra super nice to rich old Aunt Harriet (or whomever the “Aunt Harriet” in your life may be), who is getting up there in years, never had any children, and managed to accumulate a sizable estate, that maybe, just maybe, she will leave a nice portion of her estate to you? Many lawsuits have arisen in Arizona … Read More

    Categories: Probate Litigation, Blog

  • Jaburg Wilk Supports CASS

    PHOENIX, Ariz. (10/31/2018) – The law firm of Jaburg Wilk was pleased to be a sponsor of the CASS – Central Arizona Shelter Services 2018 Dinner for Dignity.

    Founded 34 years ago, CASS is the largest and longest serving homeless emergency shelter provider in Arizona. They work as a regional solution to homelessness including filling service gaps and assisting people in transition housing and finding … Read More

    Categories: News Release

  • Jaburg Wilk Supports MASK 2018

    PHOENIX, Ariz. (10/26/2018) – The law firm of Jaburg Wilk was pleased to be a sponsor of the MASK – Mothers Awareness on School-Age Kids 2018 Phantom Mask-er Aide Ball.

    Founded just 11 years ago, MASK’s goal is to educate families on rapidly changing issues.   Their mission is to engage and educate parents, children, and the community about issues facing youth … Read More

    Categories: Other, News Release

  • Do You Have Character?

    Have you ever thought about this? Even if you have, how would you know? I once read a quote that said “the difference between the way a person treats the powerless and the powerful is as good a measure of human character as I know.” The quote is from Robert I. Sutton, who is a professor at Stanford.

    The quote reminds me of my first employer after law school.  It is someone whose lessons … Read More

    Categories: Other, Blog

  • Jaburg Wilk Attorney Presenting at AADC – YLD Fall CLE Seminar

    Micalann Pepe of Jaburg Wilk will present at the Arizona Association of Defense Counsel, Young Lawyer Division Fall CLE Seminar. The seminar will focus on strategies while litigation is ongoing, but has not proceeded to trial. 

    What: Insurance Coverage for Defense Attorneys  

    Speaker: Micalann Pepe 

    Other speakers will include Don Bivens of Snell & Wilmer and John Gray of … Read More

    Categories: Insurance Litigation, Seminars

  • Strategies for More Effective Trial Presentations in Family Law Proceedings

    On September 21, 2018, the Executive Council of the Family Law Section of the State Bar, past and present Family Law Judges, as well as experienced practitioners, gave 24 participants the opportunity to hone their skills in the Family Law Trial College.  The suggestions, thoughts, and ideas that were discussed benefit any Arizona family law attorney, regardless of their years of experience. As moderator … Read More

    Categories: Family Law, Article