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Two Quarles & Brady Attorneys Elected to Arizona Women Lawyers Association Board

TUCSON, ARIZ. - The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP announced that Deanna Conn and Elizabeth S. Fella, attorneys in the Firm's Tucson office, have been elected to the Arizona Women Lawyers' Association ("AWLA") Southern Chapter board of directors for 2012. Ms. Conn will serve as president, and Ms. Fella as treasurer.

Deanna Conn practices in the areas of commercial and intellectual property litigation, intellectual property transactions, internet law, e-commerce, licensing and technology transactions, copyright, trademark and trade secrets. She also specializes in advising direct selling companies on online distribution policies and regulatory compliance issues. Ms. Conn received her law degree, with honors, from Columbia University, and her undergraduate degree, cum laude, from Pomona College.

Elizabeth S. Fella is a member of the Firm's Commercial Bankruptcy, Restructuring and Creditors' Rights Group. Her experience includes representing local and national companies in complex contract disputes, debtors and creditors in Chapter 7, 11 and 13 litigation, and assisting lending institutions/banks in connection with foreclosures and workout strategies in various debt collection scenarios. Ms. Fella received her law degree, cum laude, from Arizona State University College of Law and her undergraduate degree, cum laude, from the University of Arizona.

About Arizona Women Lawyers Association
The Arizona Women Lawyers Association is a statewide organization that promotes and encourages the success of women lawyers by providing members with information and support, by fostering connections among women lawyers, and by monitoring and celebrating the successes of members and women lawyers at large in the community.

About Quarles & Brady LLP
Quarles & Brady LLP is a full-service law firm with 425 attorneys practicing from offices in Phoenix and Tucson, Ariz.; Chicago, Ill.; Naples and Tampa, Fla.; Milwaukee and Madison, Wis.; and Shanghai, China. The Firm offers an array of legal services to corporate and individual clients that range from small entrepreneurial businesses to Fortune 100 companies. Additional information about the Firm may be found at www.quarles.com, and on Twitter and LinkedIn.