Jaburg Wilk

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  • 2 Jaburg Wilk Partners named to 2019 Best Lawyers® Lawyer of the Year

    PHOENIX, Ariz. (08/15/2018) – Jaburg Wilk is pleased to announce that Lauren L. Garner was recently recognized by Best Lawyers as the 2019 "Lawyer of the Year" for Litigation - Trusts and Estates and Maria Crimi Speth was recognized as the 2019 "Lawyer of the Year" for Technology Law in the Phoenix area.

    Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated … Read More

    Categories: Intellectual Property, Blog

  • Network Intensely

    Professionally, you want to be known by as many people as possible. To do so, you need to network. This doesn’t mean going to events and collecting business cards. It means meeting people, consciously deciding who you want in your network and then nurturing those connections and relationships.

    There are many ways to do this. Think about and come up with ideas and strategies to ‘touch’ your … Read More

    Categories: Other, Blog

  • 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

  • Four Tips Learned from Pitt/Jolie Divorce that May Apply to Your Divorce

    While most divorcing couples do not have details about their divorce speculated on, discussed and photographed in both print and on-line media, there are lessons from high profile divorces that are applicable to many. 

    On Tuesday April 14 2018, there was a media report in which Angelina Jolie accused Brad Pitt of not paying “meaningful” child support.  According to the story, the documents … Read More

    Categories: Family Law, Article

  • You Get Back What You Put Out to the World

    I heard someone say this recently and it struck me because it is so true. If you put out positive energy you are more likely to receive the same in return from those you deal with. If you put out negative energy, you can’t be surprised when you have negative and adversarial dealings with others.

    All you have to think of is how your mood or initial interaction with someone colors the rest of your … Read More

    Categories: Other, Blog

  • Jaburg Wilk Partner Pepe Selected to TIPS Leadership Academy

    PHOENIX, Ariz. (08/10/2018) – Micalann Pepe, a new partner at Jaburg Wilk, was recently selected from a nation-wide pool of applicants as one of only 25 members in the 2018-19 Leadership Academy of the American Bar Association’s Torts and Insurance Practice Group (“TIPS”).  The attorneys selected were identified as emerging leaders and are actively committed to … Read More

    Categories: Insurance Litigation, News Release

  • Arizona Court of Appeals Holds Insureds May Assign a Post-Loss Breach of Contract Claim to Contractors

    The Holding

    In Farmers Ins. Exchange v. The Honorable David Udall, 2018 WL 2931906 (June 12, 2018), the Arizona Court of Appeals accepted special action jurisdiction to hold that Insureds validly assigned post-loss claim/rights under a homeowners policy to a water damage mitigation and remediation contractor.

    The Takeaways

    Arizona insureds may validly assign a post-loss breach of contract claim to a … Read More

    Categories: Insurance Litigation, Blog

  • The Ninth Circuit Helps Copyright Owners Battle Widespread Infringement in Glacier Films v. Turchin

    On July 24, 2018, the Ninth Circuit issued a decision that can be an important tool to help copyright owners enforce their rights.  It’s not unusual for copyright owners to believe that it’s just not worth going after some infringers because the cost of attorney fees can quickly exceed the amount of the damages caused by the infringement.  Glacier Films recently won a case that will … Read More

    Categories: Intellectual Property, Article

  • Tell the Truth

    This is simple and there are no exceptions. Tell a lie once and all of your truths become questionable. Early in my career I heard a very experienced attorney say “a half-truth equals a whole lie.”  He was correct because anything not 100% true is a lie. Another benefit of telling the truth was summed up to me long ago by a friend who once said he never lies because it’s far easier to … Read More

    Categories: Other, Blog

  • Jaburg Wilk Attorneys Hygiene & Household Goods Drive for Refugees

    PHOENIX, Ariz. (07/23/2018) – The Phoenix law firm of Jaburg Wilk has again supported relief efforts for Catholic Charities Community Services Bless Refugees program.  This program was started in 1975 in response to the Vietnam refugees fleeing violence and continues to support thousands of refugees each year.  In Arizona there are more than 62,000 refugees who have been forced … Read More

    Categories: Other, News Release