Fennemore Craig, P.C.
2394 E. Camelback Road, Suite 600
Phoenix, AZ 85016

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Contact: Susan Wissink

Phone: 602 916 5319

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Fennemore Craig attorneys have been helping to build the Mountain West for 130 years. We serve as problem solvers and strong advocates for our clients, working with the region’s entrepreneurs as well as its largest businesses on a wide variety of transactions and litigation. We understand that every legal dollar spent by the client is important and we embrace technology to help maximize efficiency and value. This technology includes the latest developments in e-courtroom and e-discovery efficiencies, e-billing capabilities, client budget applications and a secure client extranet. We offer varied and flexible pricing models and welcome a discussion with you about the fee arrangement that works best, appreciating that to do a good job for you we need to arrive at a mutual understanding about goals, benchmarks and budgets. With nearly 200 attorneys practicing from offices in Phoenix, Tucson, Nogales, Las Vegas, Reno and Denver, Fennemore Craig provides the knowledge and resources necessary to help you solve the complex challenges of today’s business environment.

Practice Areas
Administrative Law
Aviation, Aerospace & Autonomous Systems
Business and Finance
Business Litigation
Construction Law
E-Discovery & Data Management
Emerging Businesses &Technologies
Employment & Labor Relations
Erisa & Employee Benefits
Estate Planning
Financial Restructuring, Bankruptcy & Creditors’ Rights
Gaming & Hospitality
Government Affairs

Domestic Relations
Government Procurement
Health Care Litigation & Regulation
Indian Law
Insurance Law & Regulation
Intellectual Property & IP Litigation
Life Sciences
Medical Negligence Defense
Mining Law & Public Lands
Natural Resources, Energy & Environmental
Nonprofit &Tax-Exempt Organizations
Patent Litigation
Plaintiffs’ Personal Injury

Insurance Defense & Regulation
Privacy & Data Security
Private Client & Wealth Preservation
Product Liability
Professional Liability
Real Estate
Real Estate Finance & Lending
Real Estate Litigation
Renewable Energy &Clean Tech
Sports Law
Trusts & Estates
Water Law
Workers’ Compensation


November 2021: Fennemore (Arizona), added nationally renowned litigation firm Reilly LLP to its roster. The group of accomplished trial lawyers, led by Dan Reilly, has a long history of success on complex trustee and fiduciary litigation including securing a $106 million judgment for breach of trust against a national bank and representing the Denver Broncos and its related organizations on major bet-the-company litigation. “Fennemore proudly welcomes these dynamic, complex-litigation trailblazers and remarkable allied legal professionals from Reilly, as we implement our People First model for how our firm will strategically grow, acquire top-shelf talent and better serve our clients across the country,” said Fennemore’s CEO James Goodnow.

October 2020: Fennemore Craig (Arizona) and Dowling Aaron have merged, creating a law firm with roughly 350 lawyers and allied legal professionals.

March 2018:  James Goodnow, the 36-year-old who joined Arizona member firm Fennemore Craig’s management committee two years ago, has been elected managing partner of the firm, making him one of the youngest lawyers to run a large American law firm. Mr. Goodnow, who started at the firm as a file clerk in college, practices in the areas of business litigation and alternative-fee litigation and financing. A regular in the media, he has appeared on or been covered by CNN, CNBC, Good Morning America, Today, Fox News, the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, the Financial PostEntrepreneurInc., and many others. He writes a legal innovation, leadership and management column for Above the Law, and is a contributor to Forbes, covering the world of law and business. Mr. Goodnow is co-author of Motivating Millennials, which debuted at #1 on Amazon in the business management category. He is a graduate of Harvard Law School.