PHOENIX – Jennings Haug Cunningham is pleased to announce that attorneys Joseph Brophy and Alana Porrazzo have been elected to serve on the Executive Council of the State Bar of Arizona’s Construction Law Section’s 2021/22 term. Brophy will serve as secretary for the Executive Council and Porrazzo will serve as the Young Lawyers Division Representative.
Brophy, a commercial litigator with the firm, focuses his practice in complex business disputes, construction law, surety and fidelity, creditors’ rights, bankruptcy, appellage and insurance defense. He is a frequent author of legal ethics columns for the Maricopa County Bar Association, serves on various committees for the American Bar Association and is a former member of the Arizona Veteran’s Service Advisory Commission.
Porrazzo is a commercial litigator with the firm’s and focuses her practice in surety and fidelity and construction law. She defends bond claims and bad faith allegations, litigates performance defaults, prosecutes subrogation and indemnity claims and represents sureties in bankruptcy proceedings. Porrazzo frequently writes and speaks on issues related to surety and fidelity law and bankruptcy matters.
The Construction Section of the State Bar of Arizona was formed in 1987 and currently has more than 400 members. The Section’s Executive Council is responsible for planning the monthly lunch meeting and CLE programs as well as discussing and addressing various topics of concern to the Section and its business. The Executive Council consists of a chair, chair-elect, past chair, secretary, budget officer and three members-at-large.
About Jennings Haug Cunningham, L.L.P.
Founded in 1937 in Arizona, Jennings Haug Cunningham is a litigation law firm with extensive trial, litigation management, dispute resolution and complex litigation experience. The firm’s 24 attorneys focus in areas of insurance defense, financial institution litigation, environmental law, construction and contract litigation, surety and fidelity law, lawyer and professional liability, complex civil litigation, personal injury, employment, family law and domestic relations, probate and estate planning, and municipal risk litigation for businesses and individuals. For additional information, visit www.JHC.Law.