December 29, 2011
Quarles & Brady's Vynalek Receives Service Award from the State Bar of Arizona
PHOENIX, ARIZ. — The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP announced that C. Bradley Vynalek
, a partner in the Firm's Phoenix
office, has received a Service Award from the State Bar of Arizona for the work he did on the State Bar’s behalf for the American Bar Association (“ABA”).
For the past six years, Mr. Vynalek has served as a State Delegate to the ABA’s House of Delegates. The House of Delegates adopts all national policy relative to the legal profession. During one of his terms, he served as the Senior State Delegate, and during his tenure he advocated on policies ranging from ethics to diversity to the need to protect judicial independence. He received his award at the State Bar of Arizona’s Board of Governors meeting.
Mr. Vynalek is co-chair of the Firm’s Commercial Litigation
Group in Arizona. He routinely represents financial institutions in all aspects of litigation, as well as assists clients in numerous industries as outside counsel on risk, exposure, and strategy related to disputes. Last year, Mr. Vynalek was named an American Bar Association Fellow and in 2009 received the American Jewish Committee’s
Judge Learned Hand Emerging Leadership Award for his commitment to public and community service. He currently provides pro-bono legal services for several organizations including the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children and the Arizona State Bar Wills for Heroes Program.
He received his law degree from the University of Arizona and his bachelor’s degree, with honors
, from Stanford University. He is a graduate of Valley Leadership Institute Class XXVI. About the State Bar of Arizona
The State Bar of Arizona
is a non-profit organization that operates under the supervision of the Arizona Supreme Court. The Bar regulates approximately 16,000 active attorneys in Arizona and provides education and development programs for the legal profession and the public. The Bar and its members are committed to serving the public by making sure the voices of all people in Arizona are heard in the justice system. About the American Bar Association
With nearly 400,000 members, the American Bar Association
is the largest voluntary professional membership organization in the world. As the national voice of the legal profession, the ABA works to improve the administration of justice, promotes programs that assist lawyers and judges in their work, accredits law schools, provides continuing legal education, and works to build public understanding around the world of the importance of the rule of law. 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
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