PHOENIX, Ariz. (February 1, 2022) – Gallagher & Kennedy is pleased to announce that William “Bill” F. King, Shareholder, and Joseph P. Brown, Of Counsel, have joined the firm.
Bill King focuses his practice on complex commercial dispute resolution and plaintiff advocacy in state and federal courts. A proven litigator, trial and appellate attorney, plaintiff advocate, and problem-solver for businesses and individuals involved in serious and high-stakes disputes, Mr. King delivers extensive courtroom experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants alike. His practice includes commercial litigation, professional malpractice, personal injury, and large-scale class action prosecution of claims for securities fraud, consumer fraud, professional liability, aiding and abetting liability, and qui tam cases. On joining the firm, Mr. King commented: “Gallagher & Kennedy’s well-established track record in successfully resolving complex commercial matters along with its lauded plaintiff’s practice provided an optimal fit for me and my practice, as well as an incredible opportunity for growth. I am excited to provide tangible value-add not only to my existing clients due to the firm’s breadth and depth of litigation acumen, but also to the firm’s existing clients through increased dispute resolution efficiency, streamlined case management, and effective litigation strategy.” Mr. King earned his Juris Doctor cum laude from Creighton University School of Law, and his Bachelor of Arts in English from Rockhurst College.
As a plaintiff’s personal injury attorney, Joseph Brown represents individuals and other clients involved in car accident claims, premise liability cases, accidental or wrongful death, and catastrophic injuries. Valued for his perseverance, professionalism, and uncompromising ethics, Mr. Brown goes above and beyond to provide the right legal solutions and the best possible result for those he serves. Aggressive when needed and tempered when the situation calls for diplomacy, Mr. Brown delivers the smart research and case preparation skills needed to present his client’s case in the strongest conceivable way. Mr. Brown is a fighter for his clients and compassionate service provider who establishes relationships of trust in everything he does. In moving his practice to the firm, Mr. Brown noted: “Joining the firm’s already strong Personal Injury law practice allows me to offer expanded thought-innovation to my practice. I bring well-rounded knowledge of how dispute resolution and litigation unfold and the ability to develop overarching client strategy grounded in fact and persuasive arguments to the team going forward.” Mr. Brown received his Juris Doctor from the University of Illinois Chicago School of Law and his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Arizona State University.