Quarles & Brady Attorney Elected to Board of the Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce
PHOENIX, ARIZ. — The national law firm of Quarles & Brady is pleased to announce that
Jessica L. Franken, a partner with the Firm’s Phoenix office, has been elected to the 2010-2011 Board of Directors of the Greater Phoenix Chambers of Commerce.
Ms. Franken is chair of the Firm’s Intellectual Property Group as well as an experienced transactional lawyer and business executive who works with companies to protect their intellectual property. She also has extensive experience advising employers on the drafting and enforcement of restrictive covenants, employee terminations, investigations, employer policies and compliance with state and federal labor and employment laws. Ms. Franken was named among the 25 outstanding Women in Business by the Phoenix Business Journal
. She received her law degree, with high distinction
, from the University of Arizona, her graduate degree, summa cum laude
, from Arizona State University, and her B.A., with honors
and high distinction
, from the University of Arizona.
The Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce, Arizona’s oldest and largest Chamber, represents 3,100 businesses across Metropolitan Phoenix. The Chamber supports the growth and development of business by offering networking and marketing opportunities, money-saving programs and a voice in government. The 2010-2011 board will focus on critical issues for the Chamber membership and the community such as providing resources for the business community, strengthening the quality of life in our community and keeping members informed, connected and prosperous.
Quarles & Brady LLP is a full-service law firm with more than 450 attorneys practicing from offices in Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona; Chicago, Illinois; Naples and Tampa, Florida; and Milwaukee and Madison, Wisconsin. 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