BLWM Blog

Motor Carrier Beats Driver’s Claim For Overtime Pay. Find Out How.

Mar 07, 2016

 Follow inShare Email     Mr. Winston drove commercial vehicles for Air Truck Express (ATE), an interstate regional line haul carrier.  After his position ended at ATE, driver Winston claimed that he should have been paid overtime for his driving.  Even though all the employment paperwork was to the contrary, driver Winston argued that he should be deemed an employee of D&N Delivery…

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BLWM welcomes Partner Michael C. Mills

Feb 02, 2016

BLWM is pleased to announce that Michael C. Mills has joined the Firm as a Partner.  Mr. Mills has successfully served insurance and trucking clients for over 25 years.  Mike focuses his civil litigation practice in the areas of trucking defense, coverage litigation/opinions, bad faith defense, appellate practice, premises liability and insurance defense.    Mike is actively involved in the :…

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BLWM welcomes Nicholas J. Scavio

Jan 22, 2016

We are pleased to announce the addition of associate attorney Nicholas J. Scavio to our firm. Nicholas will be primarily focused on our Construction Defect and Insurance Defense practice areas.

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Justin Brandt appointed to Editorial Board for Maricopa Lawyer Publication

Jan 08, 2015

BLWM is pleased to announce that Justin Brandt has been appointed to a two-year term on the Editorial Board for the Maricopa Lawyer.  The Maricopa Lawyer is a publication of the Maricopa County Bar Association. 

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Patrick Howell Passes CA Bar

Sep 02, 2014

Congratulations to Patrick Howell on passing the California bar. Patrick is now licensed in both Arizona and California. As a regional Firm, our attorneys are licensed in multiple jurisdiction and stand ready to assist you with your legal needs.

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Rising Stars 2014

Apr 16, 2014

Congratulations to Christopher Brennan and Patrick Howell, who have been  selected for inclusion on the 2014 Southwest Super Lawyers Rising Stars list, an honor for young lawyers who have shown excellence in their practice areas. The designation of Rising Star is given to the top 2.5 percent of lawyers in Arizona who are either 40 years old or younger or in practice for ten years or less.

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Subrogation Announcement

Oct 14, 2013

Scott Loewe and Ed Witt will be speaking at Unified Investigation’s First Annual Live Burn Seminar on October 23rd in Sacramento, California.  This seminar provides classroom instruction regarding handling fire claims as well as the opportunity to observe a live structure fire.  4 Hours of CE Credit has been approved by the CA Department of Insurance.  As a sponsor, BLWM is pleased to be a part…

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Chris Brennan - Jury Verdict for Hartford Underwriters in Subrogation Case

Jun 11, 2013

San Diego – After a five day trial, a San Diego jury awarded Hartford the full amount it paid to its insureds after a fire for repairs to the home, cleaning and replacement of contents and additional living expenses. The jury found that a wall oven manufactured by the defendant was defective and caused the fire while in a self cleaning cycle. Christopher Brennan represented Hartford through the successful…

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BLWM Newsletter June 2013

Jun 11, 2013

BLWM Newsletter June 2013.pdf

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Ken Maxwell named in Arizona's Top Lawyers 2012

Apr 17, 2013

Congratulations to Ken Maxwell for being named as one of Arizona's Top Lawyers 2012 by the National Law Journal.  Attorneys named are nominated by their peers and recognized for excellence in the legal community.

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