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Thank you Arizona for voting Osborn Maledon #1 in Mergers & Aquisitions - 2019 Ranking Arizona magazine!

Ranking Arizona magazine, which celebrates its 22nd year in 2019, is the result of the largest business opinion poll taken in Arizona. More than 1 million participants vote to give their recommendations based on the quality of product, service and with whom they would recommend doing business.

Read more: Osborn Maledon Voted #1 in Mergers & Acquisitions


For the 15th year in a row, Phoenix law firm Osborn Maledon received the highest ranking among Arizona law firms from the prestigious legal resource guide, Chambers USA.
Chambers USA 2019 awarded its top ranking to 3 of the firm’s key practice areas:

  • corporate/mergers & acquisitions (M&A);
  • litigation -- general commercial; and
  • litigation -- white-collar crime and government investigations.

The firm’s Native American law practice also was highly ranked.

Read more: Osborn Maledon Ranked 1st by Prestigious Chambers Guide


Osborn Maledon is proud to announce that Lynne Adams has been named in the Top 100 Attorneys in Arizona for 2019! Lynne was honored to be the only Education Law attorney included on this year’s list.

The prestigious group is chosen by AZ Business Magazine’s editorial team in collaboration with industry experts. The attorneys were selected from a pool of more than 2,000 of the state’s most talented and successful attorneys. Selections are based on each lawyer’s professional success and ratings, impact on his or her law firm, impact on the communities she/he serves and impact on the legal profession.

Congratulations, Lynne!


PVG is delighted to announce the entrance of a new partner into their team, Heloisa Ferreira Andrade Scaramucci. Heloisa has bachelor and post-graduate degrees in law from Mackenzie University and obtained a master’s degree (LL.M) cum laude in International and Comparative Law from the University of Notre Dame, in London. Heloisa started her career at TozziniFreire Advogados as a trainee in 1998, becoming partner in 2010. In 2017, she founded her own law firm. During this whole period, she gained broad experience, knowledge and recognition in structuring complex greenfield and brownfield projects, and in mergers and acquisitions in infrastructure, with focus on the energy and natural gas sectors. Her areas of expertise include regulation, strategic contracts (such as construction contracts, EPCs, O&M, input supply etc) and corporate law.

Read more: PVG Introduces a New Partner in the Corporate and Business Structuring Area


Carter Newell is delighted to announce partner Patrick Mead has won Litigation Partner of the Year at the Lawyers Weekly Partner of the Year Awards 2019.

The prestigious Partner of the Year Awards showcases outstanding performance by partners across individual practice areas within the Australian legal industry.

The awards highlight the notable achievements of lawyers at the height of their career who demonstrate leadership, technical expertise, mentorship and business development skills.