Fennemore Craig, P.C.


Amy Abdo - Fennemore Craig


Amy Abdo
DIRECTOR




Ms. Abdo is a member of Fennemore Craig’s five-person Management Committee and is Chair of the firm’s Litigation Section. She practices in Arizona, California and Nevada in the areas of business litigation, employment law and professional liability. Ms. Abdo represents companies in employment litigation, commercial disputes, contract claims and the defense of tort claims.  She also represents lawyers and law firms in the defense of professional liability claims. She has extensive experience in arbitration, mediation, investigations, administrative proceedings and litigation, including bench and jury trials.

She counsels employers on personnel policies, restrictive covenants, investigations, and related employment issues.  She has significant experience, including jury trials, defending employers against allegations of employment discrimination, harassment, breach of contract, wrongful discharge and employment-related torts.  She regularly drafts and reviews offer letters, employment agreements, independent contractor agreements, separation agreements, confidentiality agreements, non-competition and non-solicitation agreements.

She serves as the chair of the firm’s e-discovery task force and counsels companies on e-discovery issues including document management, preservation, litigation holds, document analysis and discovery of electronically stored information.  Ms. Abdo frequently presents seminars on litigation and employment issues.  Prior to joining Fennemore Craig, she served as general counsel for an Arizona based company and also practiced with a private law firm in Southern California.  Ms. Abdo is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell.



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Amy Abdo
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location: Phoenix
p: (602) 916-5399
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March 31, 2016
OCR Launches Phase 2 of HIPAA Audit Program [NEWSLETTER]

May 4, 2016
The Essentials of Nonprofit Seminar Series: Session 7 [SEMINAR]

May 5, 2016
Southern Nevada Forum [SEMINAR]

May 10, 2016
Arizona Association for Economic Development [SEMINAR]

May 24, 2016
The Money Chain [SEMINAR]