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 and employment law. Ms. Abdo represents companies in employment litigation, commercial disputes, contract claims and the defense of tort 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 Lisa Frank, Inc. 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
title: Director
location: Phoenix
p: (602) 916-5399
f: (602) 916-5599
e: aabdo@fclaw.com

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In The News

March 12, 2014
Fennemore Craig Jones Vargas Elects Amy Abdo and Chris Byrd [NEWS]

August 15, 2013
82 Fennemore Craig Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers in America 2014© [NEWS]

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Publications and Events
January 3, 2012
Ten Reasons Why Every Organization Should Implement a Record Management Policy and Review the Policy on an Annual Basis [NEWSLETTER]

July 11, 2011
Careful Contract Language Helps to Minimize Risks Associated with Cloud Computing [NEWSLETTER]

October 3, 2008
State Bar of Arizona [SEMINAR]

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