At Fennemore, we help clients pursue solutions and, when necessary, we aggressively pursue and defend their interests with extensive trial experience in federal and state courts, administrative agencies, and in arbitration proceedings.
Our litigation skills extend to virtually every area important to business, including product liability, business torts, insurance coverage and bad faith, environment and natural resources, employment, medical negligence defense, personal injury and wrongful death, professional liability, real estate, securities, intellectual property, and tax controversies.
Our substantial business practice covers real estate, finance, public offerings, private placements, corporate reorganizations, mergers and acquisitions, dispositions, entity formation, intellectual property, estate planning, government relations and numerous other practice areas.
Our litigation and transactions capabilities reflect the diverse and dynamic nature of the region. We serve companies in aerospace, real estate development, retail, technology and biotechnology, petroleum, mining, sports, manufacturing, agribusiness, and financial services among many others.
138 years guiding the West’s entrepreneurs and largest businesses
17 office locations
240+ Attorneys and 260 additional team members
For 138 years and counting, Fennemore’s client-focused culture has helped shape the business environment in the West. It’s what sets us apart. Our purpose, and why we exist is to help our business clients thrive by creating endless possibilities. We go beyond the expected, and do MORE for you with forward-thinking advocacy, creativity and care.
As a law firm with 138 years of storied history in Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, and now, California, you can safely assume – and probably be correct – that Fennemore has nearly seen it all, and survived and thrived while proudly serving our business clients.
As the #1 Fastest Growing Law Firm, we’re not only growing by head count but by office locations too. Today we have 17 offices in 5 states and continue to serve clients in other markets throughout the United States and Canada.
We are led by a Management Committee and are governed by a Board of Directors. We operate our business just like our clients do, with an innovative C-Suite of dedicated professionals across our enterprise.
At Fennemore, our greatest asset is our people; the hearts and minds of our esteemed attorneys and allied legal professionals. Our inclusive culture is one where talented people come – and often stay for more than a decade – building their careers while serving our clients and communities.
Our attorneys and allied legal professionals are known as leaders throughout the communities where they live and work. We are active in more than 400 professional, civic and philanthropic organizations donating more than 3,500 hours per year because our expertise is meaningful to the communities we serve. In addition, the firm has an active Pro Bono Committee, which coordinates pro bono services in the communities where the firm has offices, from Arizona and Colorado to Nevada and California.
The Fennemore Foundation is funded by team members who also volunteer their time to the charities receiving contributions. The mission is to create opportunities for Fennemore employees and their families to make a positive impact on the lives of those who live in the firm’s communities through hands-on volunteering in civic and charitable events.
Being part of such a vast network enables Fennemore to provide international reach to our clients, knowing that they can count on seasoned professionals across the globe. Below you will find additional information on our firm affiliations:
Toledo Group Fennemore values collaboration, staying up to date with industry best practices and having the ability to collaborate and share expertise in physical locations where we are not located. We are a member of The Toledo Group, a national network of law firms that share experiences and best practices in law firm administration, practice management, technology deployment and service delivery. Member firms consisting of Best Best & Krieger LLP, Foster Garvey PC, Hinckley Allen & Snyder LLP, Jackson Walker LLP, Shumaker Loop & Kendrick LLP, Stites & Harbison PLLC, Thompson Coburn LLP, Warner Norcross & Judd LLP and Womble Dickinson are available to provide legal advice to clients in their respective jurisdictions around the country.
SCG Legal We are members of SCG Legal , an association of independent law firms that enables us to serve clients through a trusted referral network of experienced and politically connected attorneys and professionals. Member firms are located in all 50 U.S. state capitals and in capital cities, business markets and financial centers around the world. The SCG Legal assists members in sharing information about the practice of law and various business industries. Through continuing legal education and networking opportunities, attorneys develop relationships with other attorneys from around the world that ultimately benefits their individual clients. Member firm attorneys are confident in knowing the “go to” lawyer in other state capitals, commercial cities, provinces, and countries. For more information on the SCG Legal, contact Fennemore attorney: Susan Wissink.
IAG Global We are members of IAG Global, an association of independent legal, tax and business solution firms from around the globe that work with large companies, medium-sized businesses and individuals. Members include lawyers, accountants, tax advisers and financial advisors that meet three times a year to develop strong bonds of trust and friendship. The high levels of collaboration between members offers clients throughout the globe less red tape, more access to proven strategies and the answers to some of the complex challenges faced when working on matters in other countries. For more information on IAG Global, please contact Fennemore Wendel attorney Francesca Boyd.