Thursday, July 5, 2012
Jennings, Strouss & Salmon Expands Phoenix Office with the Addition of Shanna Orlich
Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, PLC, a leading Phoenix-based law firm, is pleased to announce that Shanna N. Orlich has joined the firm as a litigation associate in the Phoenix office.
“Shanna is a talented and enthusiastic individual who brings Wall Street experience to our firm. We are fortunate to have her as part of our litigation team, and I anticipate that she will have a very bright future at the firm,” stated Frederick M. Cummings, Chair of the firm’s Litigation department.
Orlich will focus her practice in the area of complex commercial litigation. Prior to joining Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, she was a trader and analyst in Goldman Sachs’ Capital Structure Franchise Trading Group, which specializes in distressed assets and other litigious special situations.
Raised in Yuma’s farming community, Orlich also has a passion for assisting the agribusiness industry with agricultural and environmental issues, such as food safety.
“Jennings Strouss is a well-respected law firm with a long history of serving the legal needs of Arizona businesses,” stated Orlich. “I am excited to have the opportunity to work with the firm’s talented attorneys and look forward to contributing to the firm, working with its clients, and being involved in the business and legal communities.”
Orlich earned a J.D. from Columbia University School of Law, an M.B.A with a concentration in Accounting from Columbia Business School, and a B.S.E. in Industrial Engineering from Arizona State University. She currently resides in Phoenix, Arizona.