Snell & Wilmer announces new Tucson Managing Partner

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April 26, 2019
Snell & Wilmer, one of the largest law firms in the western United States, is pleased to announce that Joseph A. Kroeger has been named the firm’s Tucson office Managing Partner effective April 1, 2019.
 
Joe has practiced with Snell & Wilmer since 2008, becoming a respected and sought-after attorney for his work in labor and employment law, particularly for focusing on the prevention side of employment claims and handling complex employment matters, including class action and restrictive covenant/trade secret disputes. As a former in-house counsel, he brings a corporate perspective to the practice of law to best serve the needs of his clients in an effective and cost-efficient manner.
 
In addition, Joe serves as the President of the Board of Directors of the Federal Bar Association of Southern Arizona, and as an officer on the Executive Council for the Labor and Employment Section of the State Bar of Arizona. Joe is also a strong supporter and former Chair of the Board of Directors of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Arizona, where he currently serves on their Board of Advisors.
 
Marc Simon, the Tucson office’s Managing Partner since June 2013, will continue practicing in the areas of master planned residential and commercial projects, real estate transactions, creditors’ rights and foreclosure, title analysis and claims, land use and zoning matters, and water law. He is a Martindale-Hubbell Preeminent attorney and was selected in 2018 by Thomson Reuters as a Super Lawyer.
 
Joe added, “Marc has done a fantastic job at the helm, and it is a great honor to be taking over the management of such a well-respected office with such amazing people. I am very much looking forward to overseeing the continued success of our Tucson office.”
 
Founded in 1938, Snell & Wilmer’s objective is to remain as Arizona’s distinguished law firm, helping its clients navigate a wide variety of legal matters across 60+ practice groups. The firm has 12 offices across the U.S. and Mexico.
 
For further information on this announcement, contact Gabriela Cervantes, Marketing and Practice Group Specialist, at 520-882-1329 or email gcervantes@swlaw.com.