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Stephanie Webb has joined Radix Law, 15205 N. Kierland Blvd. in Scottsdale, as an associate attorney. Her practice focuses on complex commercial litigation and bankruptcy law.

January 22nd, 2018

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Phoenix, Arizona –Stephanie Webb has joined Radix Law as an associate attorney. Her practice focuses on complex commercial litigation and bankruptcy law. Her experience includes multiple jury trials, as well as bench trials and motion practice in Superior Court, Federal Court and Bankruptcy Court.

Prior to this role, Webb was an attorney with the law firm of Hammerman & Hultgren, P.C. in Phoenix.  Before entering private practice she served as a judicial law clerk to Honorable G. Michael Halfenger and Honorable James E. Shapiro of the Eastern District of Wisconsin Bankruptcy Court.

“Stephanie’s experience and knowledge of commercial and bankruptcy law will be a great asset for our clients, and we are thrilled to welcome her to our growing team,” said Jonathan Frutkin, Principal Attorney at Radix Law.

“Radix Law is dedicated to providing the best possible advocacy for their clients, and I look forward to being part of such a strong legacy,” said Webb.

A Chicago native, Webb earned her Juris Doctor from the University of Illinois College of Law in 2009 where she was a National Finalist and Editor of the Conrad B. Duberstein Bankruptcy Moot Court and her Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from Miami University in 2005.

Webb is an active member of the Maricopa County Bar Association where she served as Secretary and Treasurer of the Bankruptcy Section for the 2017 term. She is a frequent volunteer at the VLP’s Financial Distress Clinic as well as the Disabled American Veterans’ Pro Bono Clinic.

Radix Law now has more than a dozen attorneys specializing in the law of Business, Real Estate, Commercial Litigation, Bankruptcy, and Estate Planning.

January 19th, 2018

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“Many people think they need a ‘bulldog.’ The phrase is interesting because bulldogs are slow and not very aggressive. The more appropriate thing to look for is somebody who is a tactician. Strategy in litigation is everything. You need someone who loves to play chess or, as I call it, ‘psychological warfare.’”

May 17th, 2017

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PHOENIX – The Frutkin Law Firm has become the first Arizona practice to take advantage of the state bar’s trade name rule. It announced it will rebrand as Radix Law on Jan. 1 2017.

There is a long tradition in the practice of law: the name of a firm includes the surnames of the most prominent partners. As law has become such a big business over the past decade, the largest practices in the world are names of partners who have long since passed away.

This tradition was also required by the Arizona Bar until recently. Now, firms can ditch the commas in favor of a more universal trade name.

Radix, in Latin, means “root.” It can mean the root of a tree, the root of knowledge or the root of a number. While the firm’s attorneys come from all over the world, they have decided to be rooted in Arizona.

“Our new name reflects our values,” says Principal Jonathan Frutkin. “We are a business law firm that helps our clients pursue opportunities and fights for them when challenged – and we are rooted right here in Arizona. It is also an acknowledgement that we have grown from being a solo legal practice into a business law firm with almost a dozen lawyers.”

The Frutkin Law Firm was formed in 2007 and now has 11 attorneys with decades of experience. They serve companies, individuals and families throughout Arizona in business and corporate law and related areas, ranging from taxation and asset protection to bankruptcy and estate planning. Radix Law leads the Valley of the Sun in estate planning and trust administration law. Radix Law’s attorneys are respected sources in their field and contribute to local and national media.

About Radix

Radix Law, formerly The Frutkin Law Firm, was founded in 2007 by attorney Jonathan Frutkin with the goal of providing exceptional legal representation to clients throughout Arizona in business and corporate law and related areas. Radix helps businesses, individuals, and families in Phoenix and throughout Arizona with their corporate and business law, bankruptcy, taxation, asset protection, wills, trusts, and estates, and litigation needs. The firm is located at the Kierland Commons in Scottsdale. For more information, visit radixlaw.com

December 30th, 2016

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When disputes occur in the business world, the attorneys of Radix Law will work diligently to protect their clients’ interests both inside and outside of the courtroom.  Our commercial litigation attorneys provide advice and counsel and litigate cases for businesses of all sizes in Arizona and throughout the country.

Radix Law meets the needs of our diverse business clients with swift responses to their requests and cost-effective solutions to thorny issues.  We work hand in hand with our clients to reach a result that is best for their business.

Commercial litigation can occur in almost any context.  At Radix Law, our attorneys are seasoned in numerous fields of commercial litigation, including:

  • Business dissolution
  • Insurance coverage
  • Real estate litigation
  • Shareholder issues
  • Employment disputes
  • Debt collection
  • Breach of contract
  • Interference with business relationships
  • Franchise issues
  • Partnership disputes

Our commercial litigation attorneys are skilled negotiators with a depth of experience in handling all phases of litigation.  We offer comprehensive advice and strategies that take into account the business as a whole — not just the legal matter at hand.

Complex Commercial Litigation

The commercial litigators of Radix Law are accomplished at handling complicated business law matters of all sizes.  With a network of legal, financial and technical experts and a dedicated team of attorneys in our office, we can bring together a cross-disciplinary team to meet our clients’ litigation needs.  With these resources at hand, our attorneys can manage sophisticated litigation on broad range of business issues.  Whether the case involves filing suit against an insurer to ensure coverage for a loss, resolving corporate shareholder matters or litigating a dispute between business partners, our lawyers will aggressively pursue all available legal options to achieve the best possible outcome for our clients.

Commercial Dispute Resolution

In certain situations, litigation is not the best option for the parties to a commercial dispute.  Radix Law’s commercial litigation group has expertise in negotiating resolutions to business disputes in a number of ways.  Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) gives our clients the chance to resolve legal issues in a more cost and time-efficient manner than the litigation process typically affords.  Our attorneys are seasoned at handling business disputes before private arbitrators, in binding and non-binding mediation and other forums.  Negotiating a solution outside of the courtroom is often highly beneficial to our clients, allowing them to focus their efforts on growing their business.  When ADR is not a viable or advisable option for our clients, we will pursue litigation to achieve our clients’ goals.

Commercial Litigation Attorneys in Scottsdale, Arizona

At Radix Law, we are committed to helping our business clients solve problems, resolve legal conflicts and face the many challenges of operating a business.  With years of experience in providing legal counsel to business clients, our commercial litigations are highly successful in advocating on behalf of businesses of all sizes.  Contact our office today to schedule a consultation regarding your company’s commercial or business dispute.

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