Jennings, Strouss & Salmon Expands Corporate, Securities and Finance Department with the Addition of Arati R. Thaly


PHOENIX, Ariz. (February 2, 2015) – Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, a leading Phoenix-based law firm, is pleased to announce that Arati R. Thaly has joined the firm as an associate in the Corporate, Securities and Finance department.

“We are delighted to make Arati’s diverse experience readily available to our clients seeking assistance with mergers and acquisitions, securities, corporate law and other transactional areas, in a broad array of industries,” stated Richard Lieberman, Chair of the Corporate, Securities and Finance Department.  “Her history working on complex domestic and international transactions in the U.S., United Kingdom and Australia adds a further dimension to our experienced team of transactional attorneys.  In addition to being admitted to the State Bar of Arizona, Arati’s admission as a British and Australian qualified attorney enables us to help represent clients as they expand overseas.”

Thaly focuses her practice in the areas of corporate and securities law. She works with both public and private companies on a broad range of issues, including securities offerings, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate governance matters.

“I am excited to join Jennings, Strouss & Salmon and contribute to the firm’s growth,” stated Arati.  “I know how collegial the firm culture is at Jennings and I am looking forward to becoming a part of its sophisticated transactional practice.”

Prior to joining Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, Thaly was an associate at a large, multidisciplinary firm in Phoenix, Arizona. She earned a J.D. from Northwestern University School of Law, a Masters of Law (LL.M.) from the University of New South Wales, and a J.D. and B.S, with honors, from the University of Technology Sydney.

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