Josh Snell 2018-06-20T16:27:04+00:00

Josh Snell

PARTNER

    

jsnell@jshfirm.com
TEL: 602.263.1790
FAX: 602.200.7815

Legal Assistant: Rachel Barajas
602.263.1790
rbarajas@jshfirm.com

Josh Snell concentrates his practice on insurance coverage and bad faith, commercial litigation, personal injury defense and retail law. He Co-Chairs the firm’s Professional Liability, Bad Faith and Complex Litigation Trial Group.

Professional Associations & Memberships

  • Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel, Member, 2017
  • Arizona Association of Defense Counsel, Board of Directors, 2013-Present
  • Defense Research Institute, Vice-Chair, Substantive Liaison for Workers’ Compensation Committee, 2009-2013; State Legislative Liaison, 2009-2011; Young Lawyers Steering Committee Member, 2010-2011
  • Arizona Association of Defense Counsel, Young Lawyers Division, Board of Directors, 2009-2010

Civic/Community Associations

  • Communities in Schools of Arizona, Board of Directors, 2005-2013
  • Salvation Army, Board of Directors

Professional Recognitions & Awards

  • Southwest Super Lawyers, 2015-Present
  • Peer review rating of 5.0 out of 5.0 by Martindale-Hubbell

Presentations & Publications

  • “Employee Dishonesty: Navigating the Unknown,” Co-Presenter, PLRB Claims Conference & Insurance Service Expo, April 2018
  • “Adjusting Bodily Injury and Wrongful Death Claims,” Co-Presenter, PLRB Claims Conference & Insurance Service Expo, April 2018
  • “Adjusting Bodily Injury and Wrongful Death Claims,” Co-Presenter, 2017 PLRB Claims Conference, March 2017
  • “Ethical Issues for Insurance Adjusters,” Co-Presenter, Rimkus’ Sixth Annual Arizona CE Seminar, September 2016
  • “Adjusting Bodily Injury and Wrongful Death Claims,” Presenter, Property and Liability Resource Bureau Claims Conference and Insurance Service Expo, April 2016
  • “Wrongful Death,” Co-Presenter, Property and Liability Resource Bureau, January 2016
  • “Best Practices to Avoid Extra Contractual Exposure,” Co-Presenter, Central Claim Executives Association, May 2015
  • “How to Avoid the Hot Seat: Good Claims Handling in Arizona,” Presenter, 2014 JSH Annual Seminar: It’s All Fun and Games Until Someone Gets Hurt, November 2014
  • “Your Claims Questions Answered by Our Panel of Legal Experts!” Panel Member, Arizona Insurance Claims Association, July 2014
  • “Advice for New Associates From a Partner’s Perspective,” Presenter, AADC YLD, April 2014
  • Retail, Restaurant and Hospitality Guide to Arizona Premises Liability,” Co-Author, USLAW Compendium, February 2014
  • “The Perfect Claims File,” Presenter, Arizona Security Directors Association, December 2013
  • “Reservation of Rights, Time Limits Demand and Damron and Morris,” Presenter, JSH Seminar, October 2013
  • Reservation of Rights,” Co-Author, Arizona DRI Compendium, 2013
  • “The Role of a Law Firm Partner and How That Role Is Evolving,” Presenter, ABA Law Student Division 15th Circuit Meeting at ASU, March 2, 2013
  • “Arizona Law: Tell Me Something I Didn’t Know” JSH Webinar, January 2013 – Click here to view recording
  • “Coveting Thy Neighbor’s Employee Could Prove Very Costly,” Author, JSH Reporter, Winter 2008
  • “Arizona Supreme Court Denies Bar Admission to Convicted Murderer,” Author, JSH Reporter, Winter 2005

Education

Baylor University School of Law, J.D., 2001
Grand Canyon University, B.A., magna cum laude, 1996

Bar Admissions

Arizona, 2002
Texas (Inactive), 2001
U.S. District Court, District of Arizona