Twelve Jennings Haug Cunningham Partners Recognized as 2020 Best Lawyers in America

Firm's lawyers earn top rankings in 14 areas of practice in Phoenix, Arizona.

PHOENIX (August 15, 2019) -- Jennings Haug Cunningham is pleased to announce that twelve of the firm's partners were named to The Best Lawyers in America® 2020 edition, a peer-review ranking publication for the legal profession, in the areas of construction law and litigation, energy law, energy regulatory law, environmental law and litigation, insurance law and litigation, natural resources law, personal injury litigation, real estate litigation, arbitration and mediation. Best Lawyers compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers.

The firm's 2020 Best Lawyers in America® include:
Mark E. Barker is recognized in the Best Lawyers in America for the twelfth consecutive year in construction law and litigation; and for the fifth year in real estate litigation

  • James Csontos is recognized in the Best Lawyers in America for the ninth consecutive year in construction law and litigation.
  • Jack Cunningham is recognized in the Best Lawyers in America for the eighth consecutive year as defense counsel in personal injury litigation; and for the fourth year in insurance law and litigation.
  • Jorge Franco is recognized in the Best Lawyers in America for the third year for his work with plaintiffs in personal injury litigation; for the second year in insurance law and for the first year as defense counsel in personal injury litigation.
  • Karen Gaylord is recognized in the Best Lawyers in America for the twelfth consecutive year in environmental law and litigation; for the fifth year in energy law and energy regulatory law; for the second year in natural resources law.
  • William F. Haug is recognized in the Best Lawyers in America for the thirteenth consecutive year for his work in the areas of construction law and litigation, mediation and arbitration.
  • D. Kim Lough is recognized in the Best Lawyers in America for the thirteenth consecutive year for his work in construction law and litigation.
  • Ronnie P. Hawks is recognized in the Best Lawyers in America for the tenth consecutive year for his work in environmental litigation.
  • Edward Rubacha is recognized in the Best Lawyers in America for the ninth consecutive year for his work in construction law and litigation.
  • Chad Schexnayder is recognized in the Best Lawyers in America for the eleventh consecutive year in construction litigation.
  • Thomas Chamberlin is recognized in the Best Lawyers in America for the fifth consecutive year for his work with plaintiffs in personal injury litigation.
  • Julianne C. Wheeler is recognized in the Best Lawyers in America for the fourth consecutive year for her work in construction law and litigation.

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 22 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.