Twenty Attorneys from Burch & Cracchiolo selected as Southwest Super Lawyers & Rising Stars

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Twenty Attorneys at Burch & Cracchiolo selected as Southwest Super Lawyers/Rising Stars


(April 14, 2014….Phoenix, AZ) The law firm of Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A. today announced that twenty attorneys have been selected by Southwest Super Lawyers as top attorneys
in Arizona for 2014. Fourteen attorneys have been recognized as Super Lawyers of the Southwest and six have attained the title of Rising Star.

Burch & Cracchiolo’s 2014 Southwest Super Lawyers include:

• Daniel Cracchiolo                               Business Litigation
• Edwin C. Bull                                      Land Use/Zoning
• Andrew Abraham                                Real Estate
• Brian Kaven                                        Personal Injury Defense-General
• Clare H. Abel                                       Real Estate
• Edwin D. Fleming                                Business Litigation
• Ian Neale                                             Personal Injury Defense: General
• Bryan F. Murphy                                  Business Litigation
• Martha C. Patrick                                 Tax
• Charles J. Muchmore                           Personal Injury Plaintiff-General
• Steven M. Serrano                               Family Law
• David M. Villadolid                                Labor & Employment Law
• Todd A. Julian                                       Personal Injury Plaintiff-General
• Wendi A. Sorensen                               Personal Injury Defense-General

The 2014 Rising Stars include:
• Casey S. Blais                                        Business Litigation
• Richard J. Brumbaugh                          Business & Corporate Law
• R. Aaron Edens                                      Creditors’ Rights & Bankruptcy Law
• Melissa G. Iyer Julian                            Business Litigation
• Tonya K. Macbeth                                  Family Law
• Laura J. Meyer                                       Business Litigation


“We are honored to have half of the attorneys in our firm be selected as Southwest Super Lawyers” commented Ed Bull, shareholder and president of Burch & Cracchiolo.
“We are proud of our reputation for excellence and it is gratifying to receive accolades from our peers.” Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a rigorous, multiphase rating
process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with third party research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement.
Rising Stars are attorneys under 40 or who have practiced for less than 10 years. Nominators are asked to nominate only those they have seen in action in a courtroom or as opposing
counsel or co-counsel. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis. 

About Super Lawyers

Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.
The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Published by Thomson Reuters Legal, Super Lawyers magazine
features the list and profiles of selected attorneys and is distributed to attorneys in the state or region and the ABA-approved law school libraries. Super Lawyers is also
published as a special section in leading city and regional magazines across the country.

About Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A.

Now with 40 attorneys in its Phoenix office, Burch & Cracchiolo is one of the Southwest's premier law firms. The firm was founded 44 years ago by Haze Burch and Dan Cracchiolo
and today the firm’s lawyers are among the most highly regarded and recognized leaders in the areas of business and corporate law, construction, estate and wealth preservation planning, family law, finance, labor and employment, litigation, personal injury and insurance defense, real estate and tax controversy litigation.