Editorial: Country at key crossroads amid governors’ deadly dilemma

May 1, 2020By Hugh Hallman and Seth Leibsohn In discussing the role of laboratories and Covid-19 testing, we have forgotten one fundamental element of our governance: the state laboratories of our democracy and their role. James Madison teaches us that our government is “partly federal and partly national.” Forgetting this has confused too many of…


Berry Riddell Ranked Band 1 for Arizona in Chambers USA

Chambers USA 2020 has ranked Berry Riddell as a Band 1 firm in Arizona for the practice area of Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use. This is their top tier rank for firms. In addition, both John Berry and Wendy Riddell were ranked as Band 1 individuals. Berry Riddell is the only ranked firm to have two…


COVID-19 UPDATE: Public Meetings

As municipalities consider health and safety guidelines and take precautions to prevent the spread of COVID-19, public meetings have gone online. Participation in Council meetings is just as important as ever. We understand the frustration many are feeling when trying to navigate the various methods of virtual meetings. We have compiled a guide for how…


8 Attorneys listed to the 2020 Edition of The Best Lawyers In America©

Congratulations to the following Berry Riddell attorneys who have been selected for the 2020 edition of The Best Lawyers In America© for the Scottsdale, Arizona market. John V. Berry – Land Use and Zoning Law, Real Estate LawWendy Riddell – Real Estate LawMartin A. Aronson – Eminent Domain and Condemnation LawJeffrey D. Gross – Eminent…


Michael Zimmerman to speak at ABI Southwest Conference

Michael Zimmerman will be speaking on a panel at the American Bankruptcy Institute’s Southwest Conference in Las Vegas, NV on Friday, September 6. The panel is entitled “Bad Math: Student Loan Challenges, Bankruptcy Alternatives and Discharge.” Michael will be joined by the Hon. Madeleine C. Wanslee of the United States bankruptcy court, District of Arizona,…


5 Attorneys Named to Southwest Super Lawyers 2019

Congratulations to these outstanding attorneys named to Southwest Super Lawyers 2019! Super Lawyers is a list of top-rated attorneys selected through rigorous independent research and peer evaluation. We are proud that several of our attorneys have been recognized in the upper echelons of their respective practice areas for the Southwest region. Special congratulations to Marty…


Hugh Hallman featured in AZ Business Magazine

Hugh Hallman was featured in the March/April edition of AZ Business Magazine, published by AZ Big Media. Hallman was quoted in a story about the impact of technology on global business. Read the entire article here on page 44.