The addition of two new partners expands the firm’s commercial litigation practice and adds family law services to the firm’s service capabilities.
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CONTACT: Patty Johnson at 602.402.2965
PHOENIX (December 21, 2015)—Jennings Haug Cunningham is pleased to announce that the firm has added two prominent Arizona lawyers, Blake Whiteman and Brian Myers. Mr. Whiteman and Mr. Myers, who both practice in commercial litigation, join the firm as partners. In addition, Mr. Whiteman is an experienced family law and domestic relations lawyer.
Mr. Whiteman’s practice is focused in business disputes, construction and commercial litigation, including breach of contract claims, reputation management and commercial leases. His family law practice primarily involves representing successful business owners and individuals involved in complex high asset divorce and community property cases; white-collar and other criminal law.
Formerly a Judge Pro Tem for the Maricopa County Superior Court, Mr. Whiteman earned his law degree from the University of Nebraska College of Law in 1985 and graduated from Arizona State University in 1982.
Mr. Myers represents clients in a wide variety of commercial litigation, including matters involving commercial lending, construction, and real estate litigation. His experience representing entities and individuals in collection matters is extensive. Mr. Myers has represented numerous financial institutions and equipment leasing companies in actions to recover equipment and other assets/collateral through the use of pre-judgment Orders of Replevin, coordinating with the U.S. Marshall’s Office and various County Sheriff’s Offices across Arizona as a result of this representation.
In 1996, Mr. Myers earned his law degree from Whittier Law School and received dual degrees, Bachelor of Science/M.P.A. from Arizona State University in 1990/1992.
About Jennings Haug Cunningham
Founded in 1937 in Arizona, Jennings Haug Cunningham is a litigation law firm with extensive trial, litigation management, dispute resolution and complex litigation experience. The firm’s 26 attorneys focus in areas of financial institution litigation, environmental law, construction and contract litigation, Surety & Fidelity law, lawyer and professional liability, complex civil litigation, personal injury, employment, family law and domestic relations, probate and estate planning, and municipal risk litigation for businesses and individuals. For additional information, visit www.jhc-law.com.