Fourteen Jennings Haug Cunningham Partners Recognized as 2021 Best Lawyers in America

Firm’s lawyers earn top rankings in 17 areas of practice in Phoenix, Arizona.

PHOENIX (August 20, 2020) — Jennings Haug Cunningham is pleased to announce that fourteen of the firm’s partners were named to The Best Lawyers in America® 2021 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, commercial litigation, insurance law and litigation, natural resources law, personal injury litigation, real estate litigation, bankruptcy and creditor debtor rights, insolvency and reorganization law, trusts and estates law and 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 2021 Best Lawyers in America® include:

Mark E. Barker is recognized in the Best Lawyers in America for the thirteenth consecutive year in construction law and litigation; and for the sixth year in real estate litigation.

James Csontos is recognized in the Best Lawyers in America for the tenth consecutive year in construction law and litigation.

Jack Cunningham was named a 2021 Lawyer of the Year for insurance litigation. He has been recognized in the Best Lawyers in America for nine consecutive years as defense counsel in personal injury litigation; and for the fifth year in insurance law and litigation.

Jorge Franco is recognized in the Best Lawyers in America for the fourth year for his work with plaintiffs in personal injury litigation; for the their year in insurance law and for the first year as defense counsel in personal injury litigation.

Hillary Gagnon is recognized in the Best Lawyers in America for the first time this year for her work in trusts and estates law and litigation.

Karen Gaylord is recognized in the Best Lawyers in America for the thirteenth consecutive year in environmental law and litigation; for the sixth year in energy law and energy regulatory law; for the third year in natural resources law.

William F. Haug is recognized in the Best Lawyers in America for the fourteenth 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 fourteenth consecutive year for his work in construction law and litigation.

Ronnie P. Hawks is recognized in the Best Lawyers in America for the eleventh consecutive year for his work in environmental litigation and natural resources law.

Edward Rubacha is recognized in the Best Lawyers in America for the tenth consecutive year for his work in construction law and litigation.

Chad Schexnayder is recognized in the Best Lawyers in America for the twelfth consecutive year in construction litigation.

John Sinodis is recognized in the Best Lawyers in America for the first time this year for his work in commercial litigation.

Matthew Sloan is recognized in the Best Lawyers in America for the first time this year for his work in bankruptcy and creditor debtor rights, insolvency and reorganization law.

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 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.

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