The three attorneys represent Lewis Roca Rothgerber’s continuing investment in legal talent and the strategic growth of its litigation practice to serve clients in Arizona and across the US.
Fischer, an Associate in the Phoenix office, joins Lewis Roca Rothgerber from Snell & Wilmer. His practice focuses on litigation, class action defense, and white collar defense and investigations. He received a B.A. in Economics and Philosophy from Beloit College in Wisconsin and his J.D. from the Arizona State University Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, summa cum laude. He served as a Law Clerk to Chief Justice McGregor on the Arizona Supreme Court and has experience as a Deputy Public Defender with the Maricopa County Public Defender’s office.
Halavais, Of Counsel in the Phoenix office, joins Lewis Roca Rothgerber from Snell & Wilmer. Her practice focuses on general commercial litigation and product liability matters. Halavais regularly advises publicly traded and private companies, boards of directors, CEOs and other individuals in various state and federal courts in Arizona and beyond, as well as before the SEC, DOJ, and FINRA. She received a B.A. in Fine Arts from the University of California, Irvine, and her J.D. from SUNY at Buffalo, magna cum laude.
Schmidt, an Associate in the Tucson office, joins Lewis Roca Rothgerber from Snell & Wilmer. Her practice focuses on commercial litigation, drawing on her prior real estate and transactional experience. She received a B.S. in Music Education and an M.Ed. Educational Organization and Leadership from the University of Illinois, and her J.D. from the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law, magna cum laude.
Lewis Roca Rothgerber’s litigation practice group includes more than 120 attorneys across the firm’s offices in the western United States. The team handles disputes for clients ranging from entrepreneurial ventures to Fortune 50 companies to, helping resolve disputes before state and Federal trial and appellate courts and administrative tribunals.
About Lewis Roca Rothgerber LLP
Lewis Roca Rothgerber offers legal and strategic industry experience to help clients realize business value, provide informed counsel on the issues that matter most. With more than 250 attorneys in eight cities across the western U.S., the firm assists organizations with a wide range of business matters including litigation and commercial transactions. Lewis Roca Rothgerber’s lawyers practice in the areas of complex commercial litigation, finance, tax, insurance, intellectual property, regulatory, government relations, and labor and employment law. Learn more at www.lrrc.com.