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James Goodnow - Fennemore Craig

James Goodnow

James is a partner in the firm’s litigation section and a member of Fennemore Craig’s five-person Management Committee, the firm’s leadership team. 

James has been featured on the cover of the American Lawyer, named one “America’s Techiest Lawyers”, and showcased as one of“20 leaders” among plaintiff trial lawyers” in the U.S.by Newsweek. James has also appeared on or been covered by CNN, CNBC, Good Morning America, Today, Fox News, the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, US News & World Report, Inc., Forbes, Apple.com, USA Today, Above the Law, Attorney at Law Magazine(cover story) and more. View additional media clips here

He is a graduate of Harvard Law School, where he participated in the Program on Negotiation. Building on this foundation, he presents regularly on advanced negotiation and leadership. Goodnow received a BS from Santa Clara University, where he was elected Phi Beta Kappa and graduated first in his class.

 James is active in the community. As a father of two, he has worked on and supported legislation aimed at saving the lives of children. He is a board member of the National Kidney Foundation of Arizona, and he is an active member of his church. 

Learn more about the technology-based catastrophic injury and wrongful death practice Goodnow and his colleagues have developed here.

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James Goodnow
title: Director
location: Phoenix
p: (602) 916-5440
f: (602) 916-5640
e: jgoodnow@fclaw.com

Practice Areas

Business and Personal Injury Torts
Business Litigation
Plaintiffs' Personal Injury

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In The News

July 20, 2016
Fennemore Craig Attorney Elected to Fresh Start Women’s Foundation Auxiliary Board [NEWS]

July 19, 2016
Fennemore Craig Attorney Elected Board Chairman of Directors for Habitat for Humanity [NEWS]

July 5, 2016
Fennemore Craig Announces Laura Wassmuth as Health Care Litigation & Regulation Practice Group Chair [NEWS]


Publications and Events
March 31, 2016
OCR Launches Phase 2 of HIPAA Audit Program [NEWSLETTER]

July 21, 2016