Bradley V. Martorana Elected to the Executive Council of the Securities Law Section for the State Bar of Arizona

10.8.09

Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, P.L.C., a leading Phoenix-based law firm focused on a variety of practices for corporate clients, is pleased to announce that Bradley V. Martorana, an Associate with the firm's Phoenix office, has been elected to the Executive Committee of the Securities Law Section for the State Bar of Arizona.

Martorana, a Scottsdale resident, focuses his practice on corporate, tax and securities law. He is also a Certified Public Accountant. His practice includes counseling corporations, limited liability companies and partnerships as to the tax and non-tax consequences of formation, operation, compensation and other commercial transactions. He also advises buyers and sellers in mergers, acquisitions, reorganizations and other restructurings and represents issuers and investors in private placements of equity and debt securities. Prior to practicing law, Mr. Martorana worked at one of the "big four" accounting firms, where his clients included a national transportation company and private real estate development and management companies.

"I am thrilled to have the opportunity to serve on the Executive Council of the Securities Law Section," said Bradley Martorana. "This is a great chance for me to serve the Bar as well as work with other attorneys who practice securities law."

About the Securities Law Section

The general purpose of the Section is to promote the objectives of the State Bar of Arizona within the area of federal and state securities law, rules and regulations and to further the development of that field of the law and all its branches. Additionally, Members are asked to review, study, report and comment on pending and existing legislation, rules regulations and procedures within the securities law discipline and to simplify and improve the application of justice in this field. Members work to promote throughout the State of Arizona the legal education of members of the Bar and the public on new developments and problems within this field.

About Jennings, Strouss & Salmon

Jennings Strouss is one of the Southwest's leading law firms, providing legal counsel for more than 65 years through its offices in Phoenix, and Peoria, Arizona, Washington, DC., and Las Vegas, Nevada. The firm's primary industries of practice include energy, health care, real estate, and technology. For additional information please visit www.jsslaw.com or call 602.495.2806.

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