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  • Jaburg Wilk Partners Named as 2020 Top 100 Lawyers in Arizona

    Jaburg Wilk Partners Named as 2020 Top 100 Lawyers in Arizona

    PHOENIX, Ariz. (March 6, 2020), Lauren Garner and Neal Bookspan, partners at the Phoenix law firm of Jaburg Wilk, were again listed in the Top 100 Lawyers in Arizona 2020 by AZ Big Media.

    Lauren Garner was named a top lawyer in probate and trust litigation as well as mediation. She is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, an Adjunct Professor at the ASU Sandra Day O’Connor College … Read More

    Categories: Business & Corporate, Estate Planning, News Release

  • Jaburg Wilk Partners Meyer and Paine Appointed to Leadership Positions

    Jaburg Wilk Partners Meyer and Paine Appointed to Leadership Positions

    PHOENIX, Ariz. (02/3/2020) Two Jaburg Wilk partners were recently named to local leadership positions.

    Nate Meyer, an insurance coverage and bad faith litigation attorney, chair of the insurance law department, and shareholder at Jaburg Wilk, was recently selected as Vice-President of the Arizona Chapter of CLM – Claims Litigation and Management Alliance. He is also a member of CLM’s Extra- … Read More

    Categories: Estate Planning, Insurance Litigation, News Release

  • Jaburg Wilk Partner to Speak at Maricopa County Bar Association: Estate Planning Fundamentals Series

    Jaburg Wilk Partner to Speak at Maricopa County Bar Association: Estate Planning Fundamentals Series

    Lisa Paine and Hillary Gagnon Co-Presenters – Estate Planning Fundamentals II: Basic Estate Planning. This session includes an overview of estate planning documents, Arizona law, client communications and interactions, community property, funding and basic tax considerations.

    What: Maricopa County Bar Association Estate Planning Fundamentals Series

    Where: 3030 North 3rd Street, 8th Floor, Phoenix, … Read More

    Categories: Estate Planning, Seminars

  • Jaburg Wilk Names Three New Partners

    Jaburg Wilk Names Three New Partners

    PHOENIX, Ariz. (01/10/2020) – Jaburg Wilk named three attorneys – Nichole Wilk, Natalya Ter-Grigoryan and Michelle Ronan - as partners of the firm effective January 1, 2020.

    Nichole Wilk is business transactional law, probate, and commercial litigation attorney. She graduated from Gonzaga University School of Law, Spokane and has been a practicing attorney since 2009. Nichole has been named a … Read More

    Categories: Business & Corporate, Estate Planning, Family Law, Insurance Litigation, News Release

  • The Impossible Choice

    The Impossible Choice

    Selecting a Guardian for Your Children

    You put so much thought into caring for your children - finding the best doctors, the healthiest foods, and the schools that best suit their personalities. But if you are like many parents with young children, you have not thought about what would happen if you were unable to care for your children. Who would step in and make sure your children are cared for, loved, and … Read More

    Categories: Estate Planning, Article

  • Do I Need an Estate Plan?

    Do I Need an Estate Plan?

    When You Hear the Term “Estate Planning”, Do You Think:

    “I don’t need an estate plan because I don’t have very much,”

    “My wishes are simple, I can just jot down what I need,”

    “I know someone who said they used a Will template off the Internet and said it was great,”

    “Why should I care about estate planning since I’m going to be dead … Read More

    Categories: Estate Planning, Article

  • 5 Things Every New Parent Needs to Know About Wills

    5 Things Every New Parent Needs to Know About Wills

    As a new parent, you naturally want to ensure your new baby’s future in every way. For many new parents, infancy is a time for celebrating new life, and making a will is the last thing on their minds. For others, the process of bringing new life into the world sparks intense feelings of wanting control and needing organization. Regardless of where you fall on that spectrum, you might be struggling to figure … Read More

    Categories: Estate Planning, Article

  • Why Estate Planning is not Just for the Wealthy and Elderly

    Why Estate Planning is not Just for the Wealthy and Elderly

    In a youth-focused society, it is difficult to contemplate aging, let alone dying. Many young people assume, incorrectly, that estate planning is just for the elderly or the very wealthy. There are four reasons why everyone - regardless of their age - should consider having at least some estate planning documents prepared.

    Powers of Attorney

    Estate planning is not just death planning. Powers of attorney are … Read More

    Categories: Estate Planning, Article

  • Jaburg Wilk Attorney to Speak at National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Arizona Chapter

    Jaburg Wilk Attorney to Speak at National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Arizona Chapter

    Lauren Garner, a partner at the law firm of Jaburg Wilk will speak on "Arizona Probate Court Settlement and Mediation" 

    What:  AzNEALA 16th Annual Symposium covering topics including ALTCS, Mental Health, New Arizona Probate Rules, Practice Management, Supportive Housing and Probate Court Settlement and Mediation

    Where:  Desert Willow Conference Center,       4340 E … Read More

    Categories: Estate Planning, Probate Litigation, Seminars

  • 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

    Categories: Appellate, Business & Corporate, Construction, Employment, Estate Planning, Family Law, Healthcare, Intellectual Property, Internet and Technology, Real Estate, News Release