Hi, I'm Beth Cohn, an attorney here at Jaburg Wilk and I help people plan their estates.
No matter where you are in your life, estate planning is essential. Estate planning includes wills, trusts, and powers of attorney. If you have just started your family and are at the beginning of your career, a will is critical. In the event of your untimely death, a properly drawn will protects your … Read More
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All real estate professionals and investors are familiar with the concept of the priority of liens. As a general rule, when there are multiple liens recorded against a property, the one that is recorded first is "superior" to the one that is recorded later, which, in turn, is "subordinate" to the one that is recorded first. This "ranking" of liens becomes critical if a lien is foreclosed, as upon the … Read More
PHOENIX, Ariz. (March 15, 2016) - The law firm of Jaburg Wilk announced that Michael B. Dvoren, a 2015-2016 Southwest Super Lawyers Rising Star selectee, has joined its intellectual property practice group.
Mr. Dvoren focuses his legal practice on intellectual property litigation, pre-litigation enforcement, intellectual property transactions and trademark and copyright prosecution.
“Michael … Read More
The other week my wife was driving with our 10 and 7 year olds in her car. The 10 year old, out of nowhere, said "I am living the life I want to live." Before my wife could say anything in response, my daughter asked her younger brother if he is living the life he wants to live. His response was "No." That response was followed by the statement "If I was living the life I want to live I would be in Madagascar … Read More
Hi, my name is David Allen and I'm a partner at Jaburg Wilk. I specialize in commercial litigation with an emphasis on real estate litigation and also handle some transactional work.
If somebody owes me money, can I put a lien against their real estate to make sure that I get paid?
The short answer to that question is usually no. If somebody owes you money you could sue them, you … Read More
Hi, my name is Mark Bogard. I'm a partner with Jaburg & Wilk and my practice areas are focally and construction law and administrative law.
What is a Stop Notice?
In Arizona if you have mechanics lien rights, as a rule of thumb you have the right to issue what's called a stop notice. A stop notice is essentially a lien on money as opposed to a lien on real property. The stop notice is … Read More
JW Way # 16. Don't be a jerk- always take the high road. Maintain professionalism at all times. Keep emotions under control. Advocating forcefully for the interests of our clients does not require bullying, condescension, foul language, or temper tantrums. This applies to co-workers, opposing counsel, and vendors. Be a "mensch."
As I sat down to write about this fundamental, it occurred to me that when … Read More
I'm Neal Bookspan of Jaburg Wilk. I'm an attorney who helps businesses and business owners manage their legal risks.
Do I need an attorney if I'm buying or selling a business?
People definitely need attorneys when they are buying or selling a business. It is a very important transaction for the seller who may have owned the business and built it up over a lifetime or for the buyer … Read More
PHOENIX, Ariz. (Feb. 22, 2016)- Phoenix business law firm Jaburg Wilk was named the Best Intellectual Property law firm in the valley by Arizona Foothills Magazine in their ninth annual Best of Our Valley contest.
Arizona Foothills magazine asks readers to vote for their favorite valley people, places and more. The contest is answered with millions of votes.
Jaburg Wilk’s Intellectual Property … Read More
My name is Kraig Marton and I work in Healthcare here at Jaburg & Wilk.
Do healthcare professionals have to report legal trouble to their licensing board?
It turns out that healthcare professionals have a duty to report certain things to their licensing board.
What kind of charges must be reported?
Any kind of felony must be reported, again within ten days, but not just felonies but most … Read More