Jennings Haug Cunningham Lawyers Named to Top 100 Lawyers in Arizona

PHOENIX (March 13, 2019) - Jennings Haug Cunningham is pleased to announce that Mark Barker and Karen Gaylord were named to Arizona Business Magazine's Top 100 Lawyers in Arizona list for 2019.

Mark Barker earned the recognition for his work in business law, banking and finance, construction law, surety and fidelity law and commercial litigation. Mark has been recognized by his peers for his expertise in Surety Law for over a decade. His commercial transaction practice focuses on financial institutions. He particularly enjoys handling special asset matters and the creative problem solving needed to successfully accomplish loan work-out transactions. Mark is highly involved in documenting commercial, real estate acquisition and construction loans. As an Arizona native, Mark has helped heritage small businesses meet their objectives from formation to succession planning.

Karen Gaylord was named to the Top 100 Lawyers in Arizona list for two consecutive years. She is recognized for her work in environmental and natural resources law. Karen represents public and private entities in a wide range of environmental matters, including state and federal superfund law, hazardous wastes, solid waste and special waste, brownfields, water and air quality, NEPA compliance and environmental issues in Indian Country. She is regularly recognized by her peers for her legal and community work. Recently, Karen was also awarded the Michael J. Brophy Distinguished Service Award is awarded by the State Bar of Arizona's ENRLS executive council.

Top 100 Lawyers in Arizona are chosen by Az Business magazine's editorial team in collaboration with industry experts. The attorneys were selected from a pool of more than 2,000 of the state's most talented and successful attorneys. Selections are based on each lawyer's professional success and ratings, impact on his or her law firm, impact on the communities she/he serves and impact on the legal profession.

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 23 attorneys focus in areas of insurance defense, financial institution litigation, environmental law, construction and contract litigation, surety and 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.