(Phoenix, AZ) January 28, 2021 - Gust Rosenfeld, P.L.C. is pleased to announce that Jeffrey L. McLerran
and J.T. Shoaf
were elected as capital members of the firm, and Mina C. O'Boyle
, Megan E. Ritenour
, and Robert Williams
were elected to the firm's partnership.
"Each year, we are excited to strengthen our firm with new members and partners, and this year is no different," said Tom Chauncey, a member of the Executive Committee of the firm. "The new capital members and partners each share our commitment to our clients, the community, and the firm."About the New Capital MembersJeffrey L. McLerran - Phoenix;
Health Care Litigation
Jeff's litigation based practice focuses on the defense of claims asserted against health care providers. He has extensive litigation and trial experience in the areas of health care, medical malpractice, medical negligence, professional licensing, credentialing issues, personal injury defense, contract interpretation, and wrongful death.J.T. Shoaf - Phoenix;
J.T.'s practice includes a broad range of insurance defense, civil litigation, and complex commercial litigation matters. He represents clients in litigation matters dealing with construction defects, aviation and airline liability, insurance coverage and bad faith, personal injury, medical malpractice, health care, and products liability claims. J.T. has also handles environmental litigation matters.About the New PartnersMina C. O'Boyle - Phoenix;
Real Estate Litigation
Mina practices in the areas of real estate litigation, real estate transactions, commercial litigation, commercial transactions, and intellectual property. She advises and represents title insurance companies and their insureds, escrow agents, lenders, developers, brokers, contractors, and similar clients. Mina handles buyer/seller disputes, disputes involving real estate brokers and agents, easement and access disputes, boundary issues, sale by partitions, and lien priority issues. She also assists businesses with protecting their trademarks, copyrights, and other intellectual property through preventative measures to avoid disputes and through litigation when disputes arise.Megan E. Ritenour - Phoenix;
Insurance Coverage and Litigation
Megan focuses her litigation practice on complex insurance coverage analysis and litigation and insurance defense. She possesses particular experience litigating both first party and third party insurance coverage disputes, including those involving breach of contract and bad faith. Megan also litigates in the areas of large loss commercial subrogation, product liability, construction law, commercial litigation, and premises liability.Robert Williams - Phoenix;
Civil Litigation, Creditors' Rights, and Bankruptcy
Robert focuses his practice on civil litigation, creditors' rights, commercial bankruptcy, restructurings, related litigation, appeals, and mediation. Robert represents credit unions, institutional clients, student loan creditors, corporations, partnerships, and individuals in all areas of creditor and debtor relations.