RivaLee Ferland and Shayna R. Frieden elected District 4 Representative for the State Bar of Arizona Young Lawyers Division

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RivaLee Ferland and Shayna R. Frieden elected District 4 Representative for the State Bar of Arizona Young Lawyers Division

G&K is pleased to announce that RivaLee Ferland and Shayna R. Frieden have been elected to serve on the State Bar of Arizona’s Young Lawyers Division Executive Board as District 4 Representatives.

The Young Lawyers Division (YLD) of the State Bar of Arizona is a dynamic organization aimed at engaging newer members in Bar activities and the legal profession. Its goals include stimulating interest in the Bar, encouraging the exchange of ideas on legal issues, and providing avenues for newer members to improve justice administration and promote public welfare.

RivaLee focuses her practice on civil and commercial litigation, environmental law, and catastrophic personal injury. In her civil and commercial practice, RivaLee assists with cases involving breach of contract, property loss claims, collections, and employment disputes alleging discrimination and retaliation. In environmental, she helps provide comprehensive counsel to an international mining company, specifically in TSCA Asbestos Reporting requirements and superfund sites.

Shayna focuses her practice in the areas of commercial litigation and contract disputes, catastrophic personal injury, and criminal defense, including right-to-counsel issues, DUIs, and board advocacy for licensed professionals. In particular, Shayna has developed a niche practice handling administrative cases and representing licensed professionals before the Arizona State Board of Nursing. She also defends clients in matters involving university campus police.

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