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Scam Alert! New Scam Directed at Lawyers and their Clients

How it works: The client receives a phone call. The caller ID shows the number belongs to the attorney (Scammer uses “Caller ID Spoofing”) The client is told that they need to pay additional money The client is given a toll-free number to call (1-800 Number) When the client calls, they are directed as to how to pay the money The scammers have linked the attorney with the client through publicly available court documents.  If you receive a call directing … Continue reading

Peter Akmajian

PETER AKMAJIAN – Partner Practice Areas: • Professional Liability-Legal & Medical Malpractice • Insurance Defense • Business & Commercial Litigation • Personal Injury / Wrongful Death pakmajian@udalllaw.com Assistant:  Beth Alarcon balarcon@udalllaw.com Tucson: 520.623.4353   Practice Focus & Experience Peter Akmajian is a trial lawyer with a practice focus of medical malpractice, legal malpractice, legal ethics, (Professional Liability & Professional Licensing),  product liability as well as commercial litigation, and insurance law. Certified since 1998 by the State Bar of Arizona as a Specialist in the area … Continue reading

Marian Abram

Marian Abram – Partner Practice Areas: • Estate Planning & Probate • Business Law • Intellectual Property law • Real Estate Law • Charitable Organization law mabram@udalllaw.com Assistant: Bonnie Schurr bschurr@udalllaw.com     Practice Focus & Experience Ms. Abram represents various businesses in Southern Arizona, both profit and non-profit, acting as “outside General Counsel” to provide legal advice to these businesses as needed. Marian’s practice includes: real estate transactions and financing; environmental compliance; contract negotiations; employment matters; business formation; business planning; intellectual property; civil litigation; and … Continue reading

John J. Brady

JOHN J. BRADY – Partner Practice Areas: • Business Law • Estate Planning & Probate • Charitable Organization • Construction Law • Government Law • Real Estate Law jbrady@udalllaw.com Assistant:  Michele Stockstill mstockstill@udalllaw.com Tucson: 520.623.4353   Practice Focus & Experience John J. Brady has an active practice in commercial transactions and real estate matters. For over 30 years, he has worked with businesses and landowners handling matters ranging from the purchase and sale of both improved and unimproved real estate, to … Continue reading

Thomas A. Langan

THOMAS A. “Tony” LANGAN – Partner Practice Areas: • Insurance Law • School Liability Law • Professional Liability-Medical Malpractice tlangan@udalllaw.com Assistant:  Beth Alarcon balarcon@udalllaw.com Tucson: 520.623.4353   Thomas Langan, commonly known as “Tony”, is a trial lawyer who has been with the firm since 1999. The focus of his practice is medical malpractice defense, school liability, plaintiff’s personal injury and professional liability. Tony has represented doctors, lawyers, physical therapists, nurses, dentists and attorneys in trial court and before regulatory agencies. Tony … Continue reading

Bret Shaw

BRET S. SHAW – Associate Practice Areas: • Insurance Law • Appellate Law • Business & Commercial Litigation bshaw@udalllaw.com Assistant: Alex Carlson acarlson@udalllaw.com Phoenix: 602.222.4848     Bret Shaw graduated with high honors from the University of Arizona’s James E. Rogers College of Law in May 2014 and was admitted to practice law in Arizona later that year. During law school, Bret committed to helping those in need of legal help through a clerkship with Southern Arizona Legal Aid’s Volunteer … Continue reading

Thomas P. Burke, II

THOMAS P. BURKE, II– Partner Practice Areas: • Personal Injury/Wrongful Death • Appellate Law • Business & Commercial Litigation • Insurance Defense tburke@udalllaw.com Assistant:  Michelle Bryant mbryant@udalllaw.com Phoenix: 602.222.4848   Practice Focus & Experience Thomas P. Burke, II is a highly respected trial and appellate attorney who has actively practiced law since graduating from the University of Arizona, College of Law in 1984. Tom has had success for many clients (individuals, companies, and governmental agencies) in a variety of cases … Continue reading

David G. Schmidt

DAVID G. SCHMIDT – Associate Practice Areas: • Insurance Defense • Construction Law • Business Law dschmidt@udalllaw.com Assistant:  Alex Carlson acarlson@udalllaw.com Phoenix: 602.222.4848     David G. Schmidt is a trial attorney who practices in the Phoenix office. His practice focuses on civil litigation, tort claims, insurance coverage, and contract disputes. He has been involved in all aspects of pre-trial litigation and represented both plaintiffs and defendants. Representation Matters: Assisted clients in administrative claims with the Arizona Registrar of Contractors Successfully … Continue reading

Elizabeth L. Fleming

ELIZABETH L. FLEMING – Partner Practice Areas: • Insurance Law • Appellate Law efleming@udalllaw.com Assistant:  Alex Carlson acarlson@udalllaw.com Phoenix: 602.222.4848   Elizabeth L. Fleming is a trial and appellate lawyer practicing in a variety of civil defense related areas. Ms. Fleming has represented companies and individuals in suits featuring insurance bad faith and coverage issues, construction defects, wrongful death, products liability, auto collisions, slip and falls, dog bites and contract issues. She also has substantial experience in appellate work both having handled … Continue reading

Thomas D. Laue

THOMAS D. LAUE – Partner Practice Areas: • Business & Commercial Litigation • Creditors Rights Law • Appellate Practice • Business Law • Intellectual Property • Real Estate Law • Construction Law tdlaue@udalllaw.com Assistant:  Michele A. Stockstill mstockstill@udalllaw.com Tucson: 520.623.4353   Thomas D. Laue is a business lawyer concentrating his practice in complex business litigation. Tom has an extensive and diverse range of experience in commercial litigation including: real estate, construction and design defect, intellectual property (including trademarks and copyrights), unfair … Continue reading

Janet Hong Linton

JANET HONG LINTON – Partner Practice Areas: • Professional Liability-Legal Malpractice • Insurance • Labor & Employment Law • Healthcare jlinton@udalllaw.com Assistant:  Rhoda Folkers rfolkers@udalllaw.com Tucson: 520.623.4353 Practice Focus & Experience Janet Linton is a trial attorney who practices in the areas of general civil litigation, with a focus on personal injury, legal malpractice and legal ethics. Her practice also includes professional malpractice, insurance defense, wrongful death, and general commercial litigation, including AAA Arbitration. She has tried numerous civil jury trials … Continue reading

Lee Allen Johnson

LEE ALLEN JOHNSON – Of Counsel Practice Areas: • Real Estate • Business & Commercial Litigation • Appellate Practice ljohnson@udalllaw.com Assistant: Alex Carlson acarlson@udalllaw.com Phoenix: 602.222.4848   Practice Focus & Experience Lee Allen Johnson is an experienced trial and appellate lawyer concentrating his practice in commercial and business litigation.  He has handled cases from intake through trial (including jury trials, bench trials, and arbitrations), and through appellate resolution.  Matters he has handled have included breach of contract, fraud, interference with … Continue reading

Drue Morgan-Birch

DRUE MORGAN-BIRCH – Partner Practice Areas: • Alternate Dispute Resolution • Business & Commercial Litigation • Estate Planning & Probate • Real Estate Law

Jeanna Chandler Nash

JEANNA CHANDLER NASH – Partner Practice Areas: • Business & Commercial Litigation • Professional Liability-Accounting Malpractice • Insurance Defense • Construction Litigation • School Liability Defense jnash@udalllaw.com Assistant:  Michele A. Stockstill mstockstill@udalllaw.com Tucson: 520.623.4353 Jeanna Chandler Nash practices in the area of general civil litigation, with an emphasis in commercial litigation. Jeanna’s practice also includes professional liability defense, construction litigation, insurance defense and HOA litigation. She has significant experience representing businesses, professionals, individuals and insurers. Jeanna has been recognized as a … Continue reading

Melissa “Mimi” Petro

MELISSA “MIMI” PETRO – Partner Practice Areas: • Business Law • Real Estate Law • Intellectual Property • Charitable Organization • Estate Planning, Trusts, Wills, & Probate mpetro@udalllaw.com Assistant:  Kelly Meyer kmeyer@udalllaw.com Tucson: 520.623.4353   Practice Focus & Experience Melissa Petro, or “Mimi” as she is commonly known, practices in the areas of business transactions, real estate purchase and sales, leasing, and development, and estate planning.  Mimi represents individuals and organizations in connection with the formation and operation of their businesses, … Continue reading

Lawrence S. Rollin

LAWRENCE S. ROLLIN – Partner Practice Areas: • Business Law • Intellectual Property • Charitable Organization • Employment Law • Real Estate Law lrollin@udalllaw.com Assistant:  Kelly Meyer kmeyer@udalllaw.com Tucson: 520.623.4353   Practice Focus & Experience Larry Rollin represents individuals and businesses in connection with the formation of entities, structuring and implementing business relationships, mergers and acquisitions, real estate transactions, construction, lending, leasing, and general business matters. His practice primarily focuses on real estate acquisition, development, financing and leasing, business sale and … Continue reading

Michele G. Thompson

MICHELE G. THOMPSON – Partner Practice Areas: • Professional Liability Defense • Insurance Law • Healthcare • HIPAA / HITECH mthompson@udalllaw.com Assistant:  Dottie Bugey dbugey@udalllaw.com Tucson: 520.623.4353 Practice Focus & Experience Ms. Thompson practices in the area of civil litigation, including general negligence, medical malpractice, and personal injury. She focuses her practice on representing hospitals, physicians, employers and other insureds in complex litigation. Ms. Thompson has represented healthcare providers, including physicians, dentists, and nurses before regulatory agencies on matters concerning discipline … Continue reading

D.B. Udall

D.B. UDALL – Partner Practice Areas: • Alternate Dispute Resolution • Appellate Practice • Business & Commercial Litigation • Insurance budall@udalllaw.com Assistant:  Rhoda Folkers rfolkers@udalllaw.com Tucson: 520.623.4353 Practice Focus & Experience Burr Udall is a trial lawyer whose practice focuses on insurance defense litigation. Burr also handles general civil and commercial cases, including appellate litigation. He is frequently called upon to serve as an arbitrator, mediator, and special master.  Burr is listed as a Sourthwest Super Lawyer again in 2016 and is … Continue reading