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

August 20, 2014
Sarah Strunk Selected as One of the 50 Most Influential Women in Arizona Business [NEWS]

August 18, 2014
82 Fennemore Craig Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers in America 2015© [NEWS]

August 14, 2014
Fennemore Craig Selected as a Recipient of the 2014 Arizona Corporate Excellence (ACE) Awards [NEWS]

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Publications and Events
July 22, 2014
KJZZ: Federal Policy Changes Could Grant New Rights For Married Same-Sex Couples In Arizona [PODCAST]

March 11, 2014
KFYI: Do E-cigarettes Belong In The Work Place? [PODCAST]

February 19, 2014
Social Media & Internet Risk Management: Are you at Risk? [PODCAST]

December 13, 2013
What restaurants need to know about employing teen workers: Federal law requires limits on work activity and hours [NEWSLETTER]

November 13, 2013
New Arizona Court of Appeals guidance regarding employer-employee restrictive covenants [NEWSLETTER]

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