Gallagher & Kennedy Achieves Top Rankings from Chambers USA 2014

For Immediate Release


Chambers USA Awards Honors for the Firm and Twelve Individual Attorneys

PHOENIX, Ariz. (May 30, 2014) – The law firm of Gallagher & Kennedy announced today that Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business ranked the firm and a number its attorneys among the best in Arizona and New Mexico for 2014.

Chambers USA has named Gallagher & Kennedy a “Leading Arizona Firm” in five practice areas and ranked twelve of the firm’s attorneys as “Leading Individuals.”

The firm was named as a “Leading Arizona Firm” in the following areas:

  • Environment (including water rights)
  • Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations
  • Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use
  • Litigation: General Commercial
  • Corporate/M&A

The firm received the following “Leading Individual” rankings for Phoenix attorneys:

  • William F. Allison – Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use
  • Alexander L. Broadfoot – Real Estate
  • J. Stanton Curry – Environment (including water rights)
  • D. Lee Decker – Environment (including water rights)
  • Tom Henze – Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations
  • Michael K. Kennedy – Litigation: General Commercial
  • David P. Kimball III – Environment (including water rights)
  • Chris S. Leason – Environment (including water rights)
  • Kevin E. O’Malley – Litigation: General Commercial
  • Dana Stagg Belknap – Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use
  • Terence W. Thompson – Corporate/M&A

The firm received the following “Leading Individual” rankings for New Mexico attorneys:

  • Dalva L. Moellenberg  Environment, Natural Resources & Regulated Industries

Chambers USA assesses each firm and attorney on technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial awareness/astuteness, diligence, commitment and other qualities most valued by their clients. Additionally, independent interviews with clients and confidential submissions of law firms are part of the Chambers research and evaluation process.