February 16, 2023
Spencer Fane LLP is delighted to announce attorneys Norma Izzo (spouse), Alexandra “Ali” LeClair (of counsel), and Karen Wohlgemuth (affiliate) have joined the firm’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution Practice Group in Phoenix.
“We have identified our market’s need to support clientele safeguard and perpetuate assets in contentious matters,” mentioned Andy Federhar, Business Running Spouse for Spencer Fane in Phoenix. “Norma, Ali, and Karen have constructed respected methods and will substantially bolster our capacity to offer the entire variety of authorized products and services to organizations and people concerned in disputes that have led or could lead to litigation, in Arizona and all over the United States.”
With approximately two many years of working experience in loved ones regulation litigation, Norma uses her mediation coaching and knowledge to seek useful resolutions even though constantly prepared to use her major courtroom expertise to advocate for her clients in demo, if necessary. She concentrates her exercise in the region of spouse and children legislation and domestic relations issues, such as asset division, enterprise dissolution, collaborative divorce, mediation, arbitration, parent coordination, child custody and boy or girl help, and spousal servicing.
Norma is amid the preeminent family lawyers in Arizona, with a expertise for managing sophisticated relatives conditions, including large-internet worth and significant-conflict divorces. Despite the fact that primarily based out of the Arizona office, Norma has litigated many multi-state cases and a variety of global loved ones regulation scenarios, including in Italy, Spain, Mexico, and France. Norma is a usually sought-after speaker, lecturer, and media visitor on substantial-profile and emerging problems in spouse and children legislation, parenting legal rights, and related topics. She completed her undergraduate scientific studies at Northern Arizona College and gained her Juris Physician from Arizona State’s Sandra Working day O’Connor School of Law. She is also a qualified Family Law Professional by the State Bar of Arizona.
Ali has produced a solid keep track of record for employing strong, compassionate counsel to assist shoppers emerge from disputes in a favorable situation. She frequently handles all stages of litigation linked to prenuptial agreements, divorce, legal separation, kid custody, youngster help, spousal upkeep, and publish-divorce modifications. She is also a formally-qualified mediator.
Following earning her undergraduate degree from Trinity School, Ali earned her Juris Physician from Arizona State’s Sandra Day O’Connor University of Regulation.
Karen’s family law apply incorporates issues similar to divorce, premarital agreements, child assist, spousal upkeep, and put up-decree modifications handled by trial, mediations, arbitrations, and other manners of alternative dispute resolution. She also brings practical experience in civil and business litigation. She accomplished her undergraduate studies at the College of Nebraska-Lincoln and gained her Juris Physician from Arizona State’s Sandra Day O’Connor Higher education of Regulation, in addition to completing formal mediation education in 2021.