B&C names Paul S. Kular shareholder

Paul S. Kular has been named a shareholder, effective January 1, 2021. Paul is a commercial litigator who has been practicing law for 17 years. His practice focuses on insurance defense, construction, personal injury, wrongful death, subrogation and coverage law.

Tara Knope selected as B&C December 2020 Star Teacher

Tara Knope selected as B&C December 2020 Star Teacher

Burch & Cracchiolo selects Caroline Estrada Carlson as November 2020 Star Teacher

he law firm of Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A. is proud to announce Caroline Estrada Carlson as the November 2020 recipient of the “B&C Star Teacher Award.” Carlson was recently named the Science and Enrichment Coach for the Roosevelt School District in Phoenix. Prior to this assignment she taught 8th grade science at Irene Lopez Elementary School for four years.

Burch & Cracchiolo Raises $2,551 to Benefit Million Dollar Teacher Project

“Our initial goal was to bring people together virtually or in very small masked groups and raise $1,000 for the Million Dollar Teacher Project,” comments Burch & Cracchiolo president Andy Abraham. “We are pleased to report we exceeded that goal by two and half times. We thank all contributors very much. B&C hopes to make this an annual event as teachers are always in need of support in so many ways.”

Burch & Cracchiolo Ranked Among US News & World Report 2021 Best Law Firms

Burch & Cracchiolo Ranked Among US News & World Report 2021 Best Law Firms

B&C Selects Ralph Crudup, Sr. as October 2020 Star Teacher

Mr. Crudup has cultivated a deep passion for children and teaching over many decades. His desire to play a more active role in the education of children drove him to pursue a bachelor’s degree in history and master’s degree in curriculum and instruction.

The B&C Story of Weathering a Global Pandemic: One Law Firm’s Resilience Through Service and Integrity

The B&C Story of Weathering a Global Pandemic: One Law Firm's Resiliance Through Service and Integrity

Burch & Cracchiolo selects Debra Grobmeier as September 2020 Star Teacher

Grobmeier was nominated by long-time friend and parent of former students Susan Hall of Susan Hall Realtors and she writes: "Her students would tell you she is amazing.  She received letters years later thanking her.  Some apologizing for their behavior (high schoolers are not easy) and that because of her they became teachers.  She spends every lunch hour tutoring students in her classroom.  She cares deeply for each child and uses her money every year to buys books and paper and pens - and always has a candy jar or nutrigrain bar available."

Burch & Cracchiolo Launches “Thank A Teacher “ Virtual Fundraiser November 7, 2020

Burch & Cracchiolo Launches “Thank A Teacher “ Virtual Fundraiser November 7, 2020

Burch & Cracchiolo selects Melanie Liddy as August 2020 Star Teacher

The law firm of Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A. is proud to announce Melanie Liddy of Mitchell Elementary School in Phoenix as the August  2020 recipient of the “B&C Star Teacher Award.”  Liddy is a 3rd grade teacher who has been at Mitchell Elementary for 9 years. She was awarded a check for $500 to use for classroom art supplies and/or a field trip, and a certificate of recognition. Liddy was presented the award by B&C attorney Ali Bull via Zoom.

25 Burch & Cracchiolo attorneys selected by Best Lawyers in America 2021

25 Burch & Cracchiolo attorneys selected by Best Lawyers in America for 2021

B&C Partner Wendi Sorensen Appointed to Chair Arizona State Bar Board of Legal Specialization

Firm partner Wendi A. Sorensen has been appointed by the Arizona Supreme Court to Chair the State Bar of Arizona Board of Legal Specialization. Sorensen joined the Board in 2018 and will serve a two-year term from July 1, 2020 until June 30, 2022.

“FAQs for Employers if an Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19” by David Villadolid and Julie Lauria

FAQs for Employers if an Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19 by David Villadolid and Julie Lauria

B&C’s Sue Chetlin Selected to be a TGen Ambassador

B&C's Sue Chetlin Selected to be a TGen Ambassador

What Employers Should Do to Prepare for the Impact of COVID-19 by Susie Ingold

What Employers Should Do to Prepare for the Impact of COVID-19 by Susie Ingold

Burch & Cracchiolo selected as Legal Counsel by World’s Largest Provider of Online Competitions

The law firm of Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A., is proud to announce they have been selected as outside counsel for Crow Vote, LLC.  Crow Vote is the world’s leading provider of online competitions.

Sue Chetlin named one of 2020 “Most Influential Women in Business” by AZ Business Magazine

The law firm of Burch & Cracchiolo today announced that Susan E. (Sue) Chetlin has been named one of the 2020 “Most Influential Women in Business” by Arizona Business Magazine. Chetlin has extensive experience in intellectual property protection and enforcement strategies for business, which is informed by many years of experience in IP and commercial litigation.

Virtual Meeting Tips by Krissy Flatgard

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The National Trial Lawyers honors R. J. “Bucky” Slomski of Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A.

R.J. “Bucky” Slomski has been reselected as a National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40 honoree for 2020. Slomski is a top-rated trial advocate who focuses his practice on serious personal injury, medical malpractice and wrongful death claims.

4 Summer Interns join B&C in their New Digs!

4 Summer Interns join B&C in their new digs!

Criminal Defense Specialist Clark L. Derrick joins Burch & Cracchiolo

The law firm of Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A., is pleased to announce Clark L. Derrick has joined the firm Of Counsel. Derrick’s practice is focused on Criminal Defense, both non-white collar and white collar. His areas of concentration include felony and misdemeanor charges, government regulations, healthcare fraud and regulation, vehicular crimes and internal investigations.

B&C attorneys Andy Abraham and Sharon J. Oscar named as two of “Top 50 Attorneys in Arizona”  by Super Lawyers

The law firm of Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A. has announced that firm president and shareholder Andrew “Andy” Abraham and Of Counsel attorney Sharon J. Oscar have been named two of the 2020 ‘Top 50 Attorneys in Arizona” by Southwest Super Lawyers.

Sharon Oscar and Wendi Sorensen named to Super Lawyers 2020 “Top 25 Women Attorneys ” in Arizona

The law firm of Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A. has announced that shareholder Wendi A. Sorensen and Of Counsel attorney Sharon J. Oscar have been named among the “Top 25 Women Attorneys in Arizona” by Southwest Super Lawyers.

B&C’s Daryl Manhart represents High Mountain Health in victory in AZ Federal Court

B&C's Daryl Manhart represents High Mountain Health in victory in AZ Federal Court

Personal Injury emerging leader Bucky Slomski joins Burch & Cracchiolo

The law firm of Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A., is pleased to announce R.J. “Bucky” Slomski has joined the Firm as an Associate. Slomski is a top-rated trial advocate who focuses his practice on serious personal injury, medical malpractice and wrongful death claims.

B&C partners Andy Abraham, Ed Bull and Wendi Sorensen chosen among “Top 100 Lawyers” in Arizona

Three of Burch & Cracchiolo's senior partners have been again been chosen among the 2020 "Top 100 Attorneys" in  Arizona by Arizona Business Magazine. Honored at a recent reception are Andy Abraham, Ed Bull and Wendi Sorensen. The attorneys were selected from a pool of more than 2,000 of the state’s most talented and successful attorneys. The prestigious group of candidates is vetted by Az Business magazine’s editorial team in collaboration with industry experts, and then an algorithm — incorporating professional ratings, industry accolades, impact on the communities she/he serves, and impact on the legal profession — is used to make final selections.

10 Tips for Maximizing Your First Meeting with Your Divorce Attorney by Tonya MacBeth

The idea of meeting with an attorney to discuss your marriage can be intimidating, but it doesn’t have to be overwhelming or a barrier to getting started. The good news is that your divorce attorney understands your situation, and is ready to help you navigate the storm. Being up front with your attorney will make your meeting efficient and productive. Don’t be overwhelmed. If you can’t gather documents before your meeting, spend some time thinking about these tips so you are ready.  Don’t delay your first meeting because you are missing a document.

B&C president Andy Abraham featured in Phoenix Business Journal profile

“This firm has all Arizona roots,” said Abraham, who was born and raised in the state. He attended Arizona State University’s law school, where his father was a professor. The Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law is still a major part of his life. He volunteers along with law students at a free real estate legal clinic the school holds.

B&C selects Jennifer Weworski as February 2020 Star Teacher

The law firm of Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A. is proud to announce Jennifer Weworski of St. Louis the King Catholic School as the recipient of the “B&C Star Teacher Award.”  Weworski is a 2nd grade teacher who has been in the teaching profession for 15 years.  She was awarded a check for $500 to use for classroom art supplies and/or a field trip, and a certificate of recognition.

B&C selects Chris Hamlin as January 2020 Star Teacher

The law firm of Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A. is proud to announce Chris Hamlin of Silver Valley Elementary School as the January 2020 recipient of the “B&C Star Teacher Award.”  Hamlin is a 6th grade teacher who has been in education for 15 years. He was awarded a check for $500 to use for classroom art supplies and/or a field trip, and a certificate of recognition.

B&C’s Matt Skelly named one of “20 Young Business Leaders to Watch in 2020” by Arizona Business Magazine

Today's young business leaders are changing the face of business and bringing new ideas and innovations to Arizona that make it a better place to live, work and play.  B&C's Matt Skelly is a shining star in the commercial litigation landscape and is very deserving of being named one of the "20 Young Business Leaders to Watch in 2020" by Arizona Business Magazine.

Burch & Cracchiolo Ranked Among US News & World Report 2020 Best Law Firms in America

Burch & Cracchiolo Ranked Among US News & World Report 2020 Best Law Firms in America

Burch & Cracchiolo selects Candace Greene as December 2019 “Star Teacher”

Burch & Cracchiolo selects Candace Greene as December 2019 "Star Teacher"

Burch & Cracchiolo attorneys named as 2020 AZ Business Leaders

Burch & Cracchiolo Attorneys named 2020 AZ Business Leaders

B&C honors Sarah Nenaber of Chandler as November Star Teacher

Nenaber chosen as B&C November Star Teacher

B&C named one of the “Top 25 Philanthropic Companies in the Arizona”

Burch & Cracchiolo named to "Top 25 Philanthropic Companie"s in Arizona

Aaron M. Duell joins Burch & Cracchiolo

Associate attorney to focus practice on employment law and litigation

B&C names Paula Craig of Shaw Elementary “Star Teacher” for October 2019

3rd B&C Star Teacher is Paula Craig of Augustus H. Shaw Elementary School in Phoenix

Adaptive Reuse in Commercial Real Estate by B&C partner Casey S. Blais

You’ve heard it said: “The only thing constant is change.”  My parents would say that, and I have learned change can be a hard pill to swallow.  Many years later, I have also learned this saying applies to real estate, and perhaps more now than ever. 

September B&C Star Teacher Award goes to Tori Randich of Carl Hayden High School

2nd Star Teacher Award is presented to Tori Randich of Carl Hayden High School

18 Burch & Cracchiolo attorneys selected by 2020 Best Lawyers in America

18 Attorneys selected as 2020 Best Lawyers in America

B&C honors special ed educator Suzanne Hanson with Star Teacher Award

B&C strives to help teachers with out of pocket expenses

Paul S. Kular joins Burch & Cracchiolo

Insurance defense attorney with 16 years of experience joins the Firm

B&C to honor educators with Star Teacher Award

B&C to award $500 each monthly during the 2019-2020 school year to deserving teacher in K-12 in Maricopa County