Jon Howard appointed to Valley Leadership board of directors

The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP announced that Phoenix attorney Jon Howard has been appointed to the board of directors of Valley Leadership. Valley Leadership is the Valley’s premier leadership organization, whose roots date back to the late 1970s when a group of local visionaries recognized the need to identify and develop the next generation of leadership, according to a press release.

Paradise Valley resident recognized by ‘Benchmark Litigation’

The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP announced on Dec. 2 that Paradise Valley resident and business leader Don P. Martin, a partner in the firm’s Phoenix office, has been recognized by “Benchmark Litigation,” a publication that exclusively ranks U.S. litigation firms and attorneys. The firm itself – which has offices in Phoenix, Scottsdale and Tucson – ranked one of the five “recommended” firms in Arizona. Mr. Martin – along with fellow Phoenix partner James A. Ryan – was honored among the publication’s “Local Litigation Stars,” according to a press release.