Firm News

2018

Ten Jennings Haug Cunningham Lawyers Recognized as 2018 Southwest Super Lawyers and Rising Stars (April 18, 2018)
Jennings Haug Cunningham is pleased to announce that ten attorneys with the firm were named 2018 Southwest Super Lawyers and Rising Stars by Law & Politics Magazine. The attorneys recognized as top in their areas of practice include Mark Barker, Jack Cunningham, Karen Gaylord, Kim Lough, Chad Schexnayder, John Sinodis and Matt Sloan. In addition, Joseph Brophy, Travis Pacheco and R.J. Lamb were named Southwest Super Lawyers Rising Stars.
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JHC Sponsors 25th Annual Western States Surety Conference (April 16, 2018)
For 25 years, Jennings Haug Cunningham has been a principal sponsor of this annual surety conference event. This year's seminar will be held on April 20, 2018 at the Edgewater Hotel in Seattle, Washington. A pre-seminar dinner will be held on April 19, 2017 at Cutters Crab House.
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JHC's Environmental Law Practice Earns #1 Position from Ranking Arizona
The 2018 edition of Ranking Arizona names the Environmental Practice at Jennings Haug Cunningham as the top practice group in Arizona. Led by Karen Gaylord, the firm's environmental attorneys combine years of experience with a practical working knowledge of environmental regulations to provide legal services that span the full spectrum of environmental issues, from basic contracts and permits to complex site cleanups and multi-party litigation.
JHC's Environmental Law Practice serves a diverse clientele of businesses and individuals throughout Arizona on their myriad environmental law needs, including state and federal superfund legal issues; hazardous wastes, solid wastes and special wastes; brownfields; water quality; air quality; NEPA compliance as well as environmental issues in Indian country.
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Jennings Haug Cunningham Elects R.J. Lamb to Partner (January 26, 2018)
Jennings Haug Cunningham (JHC) is pleased to announce that Robert "R. J." Lamb was elected to the firm’s partnership, effective on January 1, 2018.
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2017

Paul Kular Joins Jennings Haug Cunningham’s Insurance Defense & Coverage Practice (December 4, 2017)
Jennings Haug Cunningham (JHC) is pleased to announce that Paul Kular has joined the firm’s growing insurance defense and coverage practice.
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Experience Serves the Community and Positions JHC for Tomorrow (August 25, 2017)
As a part of Arizona’s history for 80 years, Jennings Haug Cunningham LLP was formed in1937 and has served its clients continuously as Arizona has grown and Phoenix has evolved into the major city that it is today. Click here to read the full story...

Twelve Jennings Haug Cunningham Partners Recognized as 2018 Best Lawyers in America (August 22, 2017)
Jennings Haug Cunningham is pleased to announce that twelve of the firm's partners were named to The Best Lawyers in America® 2018 list, a peer-review ranking publication for the legal profession, in the areas of construction law and litigation, environmental law and litigation, insurance law, personal injury, arbitration and mediation. Click here to read the full story...

JHC Partners Selected to Author Surety and Bankruptcy Chapter for the New Appleman on Insurance (July 7, 2017)
Partners with Jennings Haug Cunningham's surety and fidelity practice, Chad L. Schexnayder, Edward Rubacha, Matthew H. Sloan, and Joseph A. Brophy, authored the new Chapter 145, "Surety and Bankruptcy," for the New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, by LexisNexis. Click here to read the full story...

Jennings Haug Cunningham Partner Russell Yurk Appointed to NFL's Officiating Leadership Team (May 11, 2017)
Jennings Haug Cunningham congratulates Russell Yurk, who has been a partner with the firm since 2013, on his appointment to the National Football League (NFL) as Vice President of Instant Replay and Administration as part of the organization's restructured Officiating Leadership Team. Click here to read the full story...

Nine Jennings Haug Cunningham Lawyers Recognized as 2017 Southwest Super Lawyers and Rising Stars (April 25, 2017)
Jennings Haug Cunningham is pleased to announce that nine attorneys with the firm were named 2017 Southwest Super Lawyers and Rising Stars by Law & Politics Magazine. The attorneys recognized as top in their areas of practice include Mark Barker, Jack Cunningham, Karen Gaylord, Kim Lough, Chad Schexnayder, and John Sinodis. In addition, Joseph Brophy, Travis Pacheco and R.J. Lamb were named Southwest Super Lawyers Rising Stars. Click here to read the full story...

Jennings Haug Cunningham Congratulates 2017 Courage Award Recipients (March 1, 2017)
JHC partner and long-time Tempe Sports Authority Foundation Board Member, Julianne Wheeler, is pleased to announce that the Tempe Sports Authority Foundation will honor Patrick Peterson of Cardinals fame, Matt Hill, ASU Tennis Coach, and Tim White, Sun Devil Wide Receiver, at the 24 th Annual Courage Awards Dinner held on March 20, 2017. Click here to read the full story...

Volunteer Paradise Valley judge strives for fairness, quality in local legal system (January 24, 2017)
Jack Cunningham, a partner with JHC and volunteer judge with Paradise Valley Municipal Courts, is highlighted for his role on the bench, where his commitment to fairness presides; and as an accomplished attorney who was recently recognized as a Best Lawyer in America® in the Paradise Valley Independent.


2016

Why Do You Need Estate Planning (December 2016)
In the December 2016 issue of Raising Arizona's Kids, Hillary Gagnon, a partner with the estate planning practice at JHC explains why it's important for people, particularly parents with children, to have an estate plan in place. When the unthinkable happens, guardianship, conservatorship, special needs trusts and living wills best protect those you love.

Jennings Haug Cunningham Earns "Best Law Firm" Ranking from 2017 Best Lawyers In America® (November 14, 2016) Jennings Haug Cunningham was honored by the Best Lawyers in America®, a preeminent legal peer ranking, which recognized the firm as a top tier Best Law Firm in its 2017 national rankings.

Arizona Center for Civic Leadership Selects Joseph Brophy as 2016 Cohort of the Flinn-Brown Civic Leadership Academy (October 7, 2016)
Jennings Haug Cunningham is pleased to announce that Joseph Brophy, a partner with the firm, has been selected as a 2016 cohort of the Flinn-Brown Civic Leadership Academy, a group of Arizonans from across the state, and all walks of life and perspectives, who share a commitment to state-level public service. Click here to read the full story...

Kim Lough Receives Top Honors from AZRE Magazine in the 2016 People to Know in Commercial Real Estate for his work in Construction Law (September 19, 2016)
Jennings Haug Cunningham congratulates Kim Lough, a partner in construction law and commercial disputes, who was recognized by AZRE Magazine with top honors in 2016 People to Know in Commercial Real Estate. Click here to read the full story...

Eleven Jennings Haug Cunningham Partners Named to 2017 Best Lawyers in America List (August 22, 2016)
Jennings Haug Cunningham is pleased to announce that eleven of the firm’s partners were named to The Best Lawyers in America® 2017 list. More...

Governor Ducey Appoints Joseph Brophy to the Arizona Veterans’ Service Advisory Commission (July 7, 2016)
Jennings Haug Cunningham is pleased to announce that Joseph Brophy has been appointed by Governor Douglas Ducey to the Arizona Veterans’ Service Advisory Commission for a three year term. More...

2016 Southwest Super Lawyers Recognizes Eight Jennings Haug Cunningham Attorneys (June 21, 2016)
Jennings Haug Cunningham is pleased to announce that eight attorneys with the firm were named 2016 Southwest Super Lawyers by Law & Politics Magazine. The attorneys recognized as top in their areas of practice include Mark Barker, Jack Cunningham, Karen Gaylord, Kim Lough, Chad Schexnayder, and John Sinodis. In addition, Joseph Brophy and Travis Pacheco were named 2016 Southwest Super Lawyers Rising Stars. More...

Preventing Business Contract Disputes (May 23, 2016)
Jennings Haug Cunningham lawyers Jim Csontos and Joe Brophy will be presenters on the speaking panel for this June 21, 2016 Business Law Seminar focused on using contracts to avoid disputes More...

Construction Law Seminar: What to do When (April 14, 2016)
Jennings Haug Cunningham construction lawyers Jim Csontos and Joe Brophy will be presenters on the speaking panel for this Construction Law Seminar focused on resolving challenging construction project problems. More...