Jaburg Wilk

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  • Arizona District Court Strikes Most of Plaintiff's Expert Opinion in Insurance Bad Faith Case

    City of Phoenix v. First State Ins Co., 2016 WL 4592906 (D. Ariz. Sept. 2, 2016)

    (Order), a coverage and bad faith case arising from an Insurer denying an Insured, the City of Phoenix, defense and indemnity from a personal injury claim resulting from asbestos exposure, the Arizona District Court held that the opinion of the Insured’s bad faith expert “will be excluded to the extent that it … Read More

    Categories: Insurance Litigation, Blog

  • All Business is Relationships

    It is important to remember how to be a member of the group. And don't make it only about business. Relax. All business is relationships, and it is where you need to do a good job. If you are not, you've got to tweak the formula.

    Even if you know the answer, don't always volunteer it. Many people don't want to be wrong. Never.  If you correct them, they're alienated from you, and that might work against … Read More

    Categories: Blog

  • Jaburg Wilk Attorneys and Volunteers Paint Home

    Employees of the Phoenix law firm Jaburg Wilk participated in New City Phoenix's Spring Painting Blitz. The Barrio Nuevo Program revitalizes and transforms marginalized and under resourced neighborhoods in South Phoenix. This is the sixth house that Jaburg Wilk volunteers have painted during the three years that they have supported this program. It was the home of Grandma Josie. She was very excited to have bright, … Read More

    Categories: News Release

  • Modifying Spousal Maintenance in Arizona: Are Changed Circumstances Continuing?

    In Perkins vs. Perkins (1), Division One of the Arizona Court of Appeals addressed the question of changed circumstances for the purposes of modifying a spousal maintenance order and what constituted ‘continuing’ (as opposed to temporary) changed circumstances. The opinion is a memorandum decision and is therefore not precedential; however, it … Read More

    Categories: Family Law, Family Law, Article

  • Jaburg Wilk Partners Named 2017 Women in the Law

    PHOENIX, Ariz. (04/27/2017) – Three partners at the Phoenix law firm of Jaburg Wilk were named Women in the Law by Best Lawyers Spring Business Edition 2017. Women in the Law are selected by their peers. Best Lawyers methodology is designed to capture, as accurately as possible, the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical and legal … Read More

    Categories: Other, News Release

  • Do I Need a Social Media Clause in my Prenup?

    Video Transcript:

    Hi, I’m Jason Castle. I’m a partner at Jaburg & Wilk. My practice areas focus on family law and criminal defense.

    Should I include a Social Media Clause in my Prenuptial Agreement?

    Prenuptial agreements have grown in popularity over the last few years and prenuptial agreements are agreements that become effective at the date of marriage. They’re very broad in what they … Read More

    Categories: Family Law, Article

  • Teamwork is Necessary

    No one really makes it on their own. Everyone is part of a team, whether internally at their business or with partners at other businesses. Anyone who thinks their success is only attributable to their own actions is mistaken and myopic. 

    You need to know your colleagues. Does this mean you have to be best friends with everyone and know everything about them? Of course not. But it does mean … Read More

    Categories: Other, Article

  • Isn’t a Power of Attorney Just for Old People, Right? Wrong!

    Why Young Adults Need Power of Attorneys 

    When children turn 18, they legally become adults.  If there was a catastrophic life event which rendered them unable to make their own life decisions, their parents no longer have any legal rights.  If the young adult becomes seriously ill or disabled, it may require a court appointed guardian to make financial or medical decisions.  Creating both … Read More

  • Fourteen Jaburg Wilk Attorneys Named 2017 Southwest Super Lawyers

    Phoenix, Arizona (April 18, 2017) - Phoenix law firm Jaburg Wilk has fourteen attorneys named as either 2017 Southwest Super Lawyers or 2017 Rising Stars. The 2017 listing of Southwest Super Lawyers Includes – Neal Bookspan, Roger Cohen, Lauren Garner, Kraig Marton, Nathan D. Meyer, Mitchell Reichman, Maria Crimi Speth and Lawrence Wilk. To be considered for Rising Star recognition, attorneys … Read More

    Categories: Other, News Release

  • Credibility and Trustworthiness

    Be honest; don't lie. And say what you mean. This seems simple, but too many people have trouble with what are to me qualities that we shouldn't have to strive for. I mean talk about a low bar: be honest and forthright. And be this way all the time to everyone you deal with. You want people to believe in you.

    The alternative is being two faced and dishonest. Can anyone honestly say that is the reputation they … Read More

    Categories: Other, Article