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Four Jones, Skelton & Hochuli Attorneys Promoted to Partner

Posted Wednesday March 08, 2017

PHOENIX, AZ (March 8, 2017) – Jones, Skelton & Hochuli, PLC is pleased to announce that Brandi C. Blair, Ashley Villaverde Halvorson, Daniel O. King, and David L. Stout, Jr. have joined the Firm’s partnership. All four attorneys joined the Firm as Associates and are listed as Southwest Rising Stars by Super Lawyers.

Brandi C. Blair joined the Firm in 2008 and practices in the areas of section 1983 defense, professional liability, wrongful death and personal injury defense. Ms. Blair is a member of the Firm’s recruiting committee and charity committee. She also is a Firm Mentor to younger Associates. Prior to attending University of Arizona College of Law, Ms. Blair served as an Aerial Intelligence Specialist in the United States Army.

Ashley Villaverde Halvorson began her legal career at JSH in 2009, and practices in the areas of insurance coverage and bad faith, and wrongful death and personal injury defense. She is currently serving as the Vice President of Los Abogados, Arizona’s Hispanic Bar Association, and was recently honored as a 2017 Hispanic National Bar Association Top Lawyer Under 40.

Daniel O. King is a third generation Phoenician who practices transportation law, bad faith, insurance coverage, and general civil litigation. Mr. King is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in Arizona.  He is a member of the Firm’s recruiting committee and a member of the transportation group’s rapid response team.

David L. Stout, Jr. has been with Jones, Skelton & Hochuli since 2008. His areas of practice include commercial litigation, general civil litigation, wrongful death and personal injury defense, and trucking and transportation defense. Mr. Stout has a Peer Review Rating of 5.0 out of 5.0 by Martindale Hubbell.

Jones, Skelton & Hochuli is one of the largest and most experienced defense trial law firms in Arizona. Having been in business for 34 years, the firm specializes in trial practice; insurance coverage; defense of corporations; self-insureds; governmental entities and insurance carriers. For additional information please visit or call 602.263.1798.

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