(May 1 2020…Phoenix, AZ) 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.
Sorensen was also named to the prestigious list in 2013 and 2015-2019. Sorensen has been selected as a Southwest Super Lawyer for ten consecutive years beginning in 2011. Sorensen’s practice focuses on providing mediation services for both plaintiffs and defendants that encompass a deep understanding of the concerns of both sides. In 2019, she was named “Mediator of the Year” by Attorney at Law magazine. Sorensen has been certified by the State Bar of Arizona as a specialist in Personal Injury and Wrongful Death law due to her nearly three decades of litigation experience for both insurance companies and plaintiffs in both state and federal court. She also handles aggravated liability and damages matters, including Federal Motor Carrier (trucking accident) cases, vehicular products liability matters, construction site injury and death matters, and premises liability cases.
Oscar is a Martindale-Hubbell AV 5.0 rated preeminent attorney. Her real estate practice spans over 40 years and focuses on the sale, acquisition, leasing and property management of all types of commercial properties, including shopping centers, retail, office, industrial, vacant land, medical and hotel, for both sellers and buyers and landlords and tenants and for Receivers. Oscar also has extensive experience in title insurance and escrow matters, having served as in-house counsel for two major title insurance companies. Her equine law practice covers comprehensive legal services including the purchase, sale and leasing of horses and horse properties, transactional work covering such contracts as waivers and releases, training, boarding and management agreements, transfers and assistance with association registrations and working with other attorneys here on entity formation, insurance, litigation and estate planning aspects of horse-related needs. Oscar has been a Southwest Super Lawyer since 2008 and a Best Lawyer in America since 2011.
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. Southwest Super Lawyers honorees are among the top 5% of attorneys in Arizona.
About Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A.
Now with 40 attorneys, Burch & Cracchiolo is one of the Southwest's premier law firms. The firm was founded 50 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, intellectual property, labor and employment, litigation, personal injury and insurance defense, real estate and tax controversy litigation.