Six Jennings Haug Cunningham Partners Named to 2012 Best Lawyers in America List in Their Area of Practice

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William F. Haug is named Lawyer of the Year in Phoenix for Construction Litigation by the Best Lawyers In America’s 2012 Edition

PHOENIX, ARIZ., (November x, 2011)Jennings Haug Cunningham is pleased to announce that six of the firm’s attorneys were named to The Best Lawyers in America® 2012 list, a peer-review ranking publication for the legal profession, in the areas of Construction Law, Construction – Litigation and Arbitration. In addition, William F. Haug is being recognized as 2012 Lawyer of the Year in Phoenix for his Construction – Litigation practice by the publication.

The firm’s attorneys recognized include:
Mark E. Barker was recognized for the third consecutive year for his work in construction law and construction litigation.

James Csontos was recognized for the second consecutive year for his work in construction law and construction litigation.

William F. Haug, who is Construction Litigation Lawyer of the Year in Phoenix, was also recognized for his practice in general construction law, and arbitration.

D. Kim Lough was recognized for the fourth consecutive year in construction law, and construction litigation.

Edward Rubacha was recognized for the first time this year for his work in construction litigation.

Chad Schexnayder was named for the second consecutive year in construction litigation.

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 current, 18th edition of The Best Lawyers in America (2012) is based on more than 3.9 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.

After more than a quarter of a century in publication, Best Lawyers is designating “Lawyers of the Year” in high-profile legal specialties in large legal communities. William F. Haug with Jennings Haug Cunningham earned this recognition for Construction – Litigation in the 2012 edition. Only a single lawyer in each specialty in each community is being honored as the “Lawyer of the Year.”

The lawyers being honored as “Lawyers of the Year” have received particularly high ratings in our surveys by earning a high level of respect among their peers for their abilities, professionalism, and integrity.

About Jennings Haug Cunningham, L.L.P.
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 25 attorneys focus in areas of financial institution litigation, construction and contract litigation, personal injury, employment, and municipal risk litigation for businesses and individuals. For additional information, visit