Wood, Smith, Henning & Berman is pleased to announce that partner Jack Pemberton joined our Arizona office.
Known nationally for his trial prowess, Jack has taken over 75 cases to verdict during his storied career. “His ability to navigate the most complex facts and legal issues is impressive,” said Jason Mullis, managing partner of WSHB's Arizona office. "With the addition of Jack, our trial bench is even stronger with multiple, proven trial lawyers ready to tackle the most complex and challenging cases in Arizona”
Jack’s career as a prosecutor and then criminal defense attorney gives him the added nuance of navigating courtrooms and constant exposure to the courts in Arizona. He credits this experience with shaping his trial skills and ability to connect with the trier of fact in handling the most complex and challenging cases today.
Known for his litigation prowess in the public entity area, Jack also enjoys a thriving practice handling complex construction and commercial litigation. His results-oriented practice also includes success in breach of contract, negligence and bad faith matters.
“Our Arizona office continues to expand in terms of the practice areas and talent on the ground,” said firmwide managing partner Stewart Reid. “We are thrilled Jack has joined WSHB and are looking forward to his thought leadership in Arizona and beyond.
Jack comes to us as a partner from Lewis Brisbois in Phoenix, Arizona. He obtained his law degree magna cum laude from Texas Southern University and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science with a minor in Spanish from Arizona State University.
Please join us in welcoming Jack Pemberton to WSHB!