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  • Jaburg Wilk Attorney, Hough, is Speaker at AADC Webinar

    Jaburg Wilk Attorney, Hough, is Speaker at AADC Webinar

    Amanda Hough is a speaker at the Arizona Association of Defense Counsel, Young Lawyers Division Webinar.

    What: Construction Defense Litigation Strategies

    Effective settlement strategies

    Potential liability of parties and impact on defense strategy

    Where: Live virtual event

    When: May 13th, 2021 from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

    Presenter: Amanda Hough, Jaburg Wilk

    Who Should Attend:   … Read More

    Categories: Construction, Seminars

  • For My Fellow Younger Attorneys Facing a Multitude of Depositions: A Deposition Blueprint and Roadmap – Part II: Taking Depositions

    For My Fellow Younger Attorneys Facing a Multitude of Depositions: A Deposition Blueprint and Roadmap – Part II: Taking Depositions

    This article is the second, and final, part of a two-part series that is meant to provide some guidance, suggestions, and insights for younger attorneys that have little or no deposition experience that are tasked with leading the brigade for their client(s) in taking and defending an array of depositions. Think of this as a blueprint and roadmap for what to expect based on my recent experience as a younger … Read More

    Categories: Construction, Article

  • For My Fellow Younger Attorneys Facing a Multitude of Depositions: A Deposition Blueprint and Roadmap – Part I: Personal Well-Being

    For My Fellow Younger Attorneys Facing a Multitude of Depositions: A Deposition Blueprint and Roadmap – Part I: Personal Well-Being

    This article is part one of a two-part series and is meant to provide some guidance, suggestions, and insights for younger attorneys that have little or no deposition experience that are tasked with leading the brigade for their client(s) in taking and defending an array of depositions. Think of this as a blueprint and roadmap for what to expect based on my recent experience as a younger attorney taking around 20 … Read More

    Categories: Construction, Article

  • Jaburg Wilk Expands Construction Litigation Practice

    Jaburg Wilk Expands Construction Litigation Practice

    PHOENIX, Ariz. (Mar. 17, 2021) - The law firm of Jaburg Wilk announced that Lisa I. Streu joined the firm as an attorney in its construction defect litigation group. Before joining Jaburg Wilk, Lisa represented clients in insurance defense, construction law, commercial litigation and construction defect litigation at other Phoenix law firms.

    "I’m very excited that Lisa has joined the firm and our … Read More

    Categories: Construction, Press Releases, News Release

  • Five Clauses to Watch Out for In Your Construction Subcontract

    Five Clauses to Watch Out for In Your Construction Subcontract

    Construction is booming in Arizona. There continues to be plenty of work for subcontractors as many general contractors do not self-perform the work. Your company submits a bid for a project and your bid wins! Time to get to work, right? Not so fast. General contractors often require subcontractors to agree to some form of a subcontract agreement prior to starting work. It is easy to think that nothing will go … Read More

    Categories: Construction, Article

  • COVID-19 Protocols for Arizona Contractors Will Vary Based on the Construction and Environment Involved

    COVID-19 Protocols for Arizona Contractors Will Vary Based on the Construction and Environment Involved

    Due to recent and significantly increased spread of COVID-19, additional COVID-19 protocol guidance will be coming for Arizona contractors. For the time being, the best practices for Arizona contractors include following the most up-to-date OSHA COVID-19 guidelines for the construction industry and adhering to the “Requirements for Businesses” (issued with the Arizona Governor’s executive order … Read More

    Categories: Construction, Article

  • Jaburg Wilk Expands Construction Litigation Practice

    Jaburg Wilk Expands Construction Litigation Practice

    PHOENIX, Ariz. (Feb. 27, 2020) - The law firm of Jaburg Wilk announced that Nathan M. Gallinat joined the firm as an attorney in their construction defect litigation group. Before joining Jaburg Wilk, Nate represented clients in insurance defense, commercial litigation and construction defect litigation.

    “I’m very excited that Nathan has joined the firm and our construction law group,” said … Read More

    Categories: Construction, News Release

  • Arizona Mechanics' Lien Rights Expand Under New Law

    Arizona Mechanics' Lien Rights Expand Under New Law

    New legislation (SB 1304) is amending A.R.S. § 33-992.01 (governing “preliminary twenty-day notices”) to increase the “lien reach” of Arizona 20-day Preliminary Notices to 30% (up from the 20% we’ve known for decades). This change applies to construction projects where lienable activities (such as labor, materials, professional services, equipment/machinery, … Read More

    Categories: Construction, Article

  • Who Can Issue a Stop Notice?

    Who Can Issue a Stop Notice?

    Video Transcript:

    What is a Stop Notice?

    A stop notice is a statutory form of notice that is a very powerful remedy for contractors and suppliers to ensure payment. Think of a stop notice much like a mechanics lien, except that instead of placing an encumbrance on real property, a stop notice places an encumbrance on money. It freezes the flow of money, usually from the lender, or from an owner, if it's owner … Read More

    Categories: Construction, Blog

  • 15 Jaburg Wilk Attorneys Named to 2019 Best Lawyers® List

    15 Jaburg Wilk Attorneys Named to 2019 Best Lawyers® List

    PHOENIX, Ariz. (08/15/2018) – Jaburg Wilk is pleased to announce that 15 lawyers have been included in the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.

    "Best Lawyers was founded in 1981 with the purpose of highlighting the extraordinary … Read More

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