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Best's Recommended Insurance Attorneys

General Defense


112 North Elden Street, Flagstaff, Arizona 86001

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 10, Flagstaff, AZ 86002

Established: 1955

Practice Areas

  • Insurance Defense

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Client Information

Insurance Clients

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Personnel Information

Members


Kenneth H. Brendel

Flagstaff, AZ

Admitted
  • Arizona, 1998
  • U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, 2000
  • Hopi Tribal Court, 2000
  • Navajo Nation Court, 2001
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, 2002
  • White Mountain Apache Tribal Court, 2004
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2006
  • Hulalapai Tribal Court
Additional Biographical Details:

AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Memberships:
  • American and Coconino County Bar Associations
  • State Bar of Arizona
  • Arizona Trial Lawyers Association
  • Diversity Law Institute
  • Trial Law Institute
  • American Trial Lawyers Association
  • Defense Research Institute
Education:
  • Arizona State University, B.S., 1994
  • University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, J.D., 1998

Born: 1967

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Brandon J. Kavanagh

Flagstaff, AZ

Admitted
  • Maryland (Inactive), 1997
  • Arizona, 1999
  • U.S. District Court, District of Arizona
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • Hopi Tribal Court
Additional Biographical Details:

AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Memberships:
  • American. Coconino County and Maricopa County Bar Associations
  • State Bar of Arizona (Chair, Business Law Section, 2008-2009)
  • Arizona Association for Economic Development
  • Arizona School Boards Association
Education:
  • Georgetown University, B.A. (cum laude), 1994
  • The George Washington University Law School, J.D., 1997

Born: 1974

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Eliza Read

Flagstaff, AZ

Admitted
  • Arizona, 1997
  • U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, 2000
  • Navajo and Hopi Tribal Courts
Memberships:
  • State Bar of Arizona (Chair, Mental Health & Elder Law Section, 2006-2007)
  • Navajo Nation and Coconino County Bar Associations
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
  • The Arizona Fiduciaries Association
Certifications:
  • Certified Specialist in Estate and Trust Law, State Bar of Arizona
  • Certified Elder Law Attorney by the National Elder Law Foundation
Education:
  • John Carroll University, B.A., 1990
  • Case Western Reserve University, J.D., 1997

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Associates



Jeffrey D. Dollins

Flagstaff, AZ

Admitted
  • Arizona, 1996
  • U.S. District Court, District of Arizona
  • Navajo and Hopi Tribal Courts
Additional Biographical Details:

Assistant Attorney General, December 2005-January 2009

Memberships:
  • State Bar of Arizona
  • Coconino County Bar Association
  • Arizona Council of School Attorneys
  • National School Boards Association Council of School Attorneys
Education:
  • University of Massachusetts, B.A., 1991
  • Willamette University College of Law, J.D., 1995

Born: 1969

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James D. Griffith

Flagstaff, AZ

Admitted
  • Arizona, 2011
  • U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, 2012
  • Navajo and Hopi Tribal Courts
Memberships:
  • State Bar of Arizona
  • Navajo Nation and Coconino County Bar Associations
Education:
  • Western Illinois University, B.A., 2006
  • Phoenix School of Law, J.D., 2009

Born: 1960

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Of Counsel



H. K. Mangum — (1908-1993)

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Douglas J. Wall — (1927-2016)

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Robert W. Warden — (1930-2012)

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Daniel J. Stoops — (1934-2015)

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Stephen K. Smith — (Retired)

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A. Dean Pickett — (Retired)

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Service Areas

Cottonwood, Arizona 71 miles

Holbrook, Arizona 90 miles

Kingman, Arizona 149 miles

Page, Arizona 137 miles

Prescott, Arizona 93 miles

Sedona, Arizona 54 miles

Williams, Arizona 33 miles

Winslow, Arizona 59 miles

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