JSHFIRMANNOUNCEMENTS 022 24 JSH Lawyers Selected as 2015 Arizona Super Lawyers and Arizona Rising Stars We are proud to announce that twenty-four of our attorneys were selected to appear on the 2015 Arizona Super Lawyers and Arizona Rising Stars list. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive the honor of being listed as an Arizona Super Lawyer and no more than 2.5 percent of lawyers in the state are selected as Arizona Rising Stars. Southwest Rising Stars 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. Brandi C. Blair Heather E. Bushor (New Southwest Rising Star) Ashley Villaverde Halvorson Whitney M. Harvey Jeremy C. Johnson Jason P. Kasting Daniel O. King R. Christopher Pierce Erik J. Stone David L. Stout, Jr. Southwest Super Lawyers 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. Donn C. Alexander Stephen A. Bullington Eileen Dennis GilBride Edward G. Hochuli William R. Jones, Jr. Michael A. Ludwig Donald L. Myles Jr. Jay P. Rosenthal J. Russell Skelton Josh M. Snell (New Southwest Super Lawyer) Phillip H. Stanfield (New Southwest Super Lawyer) Georgia A. Staton Lori L. Voepel (New Southwest Super Lawyer) Mark D. Zukowski Elizabeth Gilbert, Ashley Villaverde Halvorson and Whitney Harvey Graduated from the AADC Ladder Down Program Elizabeth Gilbert, Ashley Villaverde Halvorson, and Whitney Harvey were members of the second graduating class of the Arizona Association of Defense Counsel’s Ladder Down Program. The AADC Ladder Down Program is a one-year course that was created to provide women lawyers proper training on how to build a book of business and how to become better leaders. The program began in 2013 with a class of 24 women and has since expanded to a class of 30 women in 2014. The program was designed to help women obtain the proper training to achieve positions as equity partners, shareholders and top rainmakers at firms across the nation. Chelsey Golightly and Clarice Spicker are currently enrolled in the 2015 program. Lori Voepel graduated from the founding class in 2013. JSH Ranked 3rd Best Personal Injury Law Firm in Arizona Jones, Skelton & Hochuli has been listed as the 3rd best personal injury law firm in Arizona by AZ Big Media. The rankings are based strictly on the opinions of voters who base their votes on the quality of the product, service or who they would recommend doing business with. Jim Osborne Co-Authors Chapter in “The Law of Probate Bonds” Jim Osborne, Partner and General Counsel at Jones, Skelton & Hochuli, recently co-authored a chapter in the second edition of The Law of Probate Bonds. In his chapter, “Types of Probate Bonds and Roles of Fiduciaries”, Mr. Osborne discusses bonds that protect the assets of those under disability, decedents’ estates, and trusts. Pick up a copy at the American Bar Association website here: http://shop.americanbar.org/eBus/Store/ProductDetails.aspx?productId=171416616.