Top rated Business Litigation attorney in Scottsdale, ArizonaConelly Law Group PLLC
Chad Conelly practices employment, business, and real estate law, focusing on business and real estate litigation and employment disputes. He works tirelessly for his clients and injects his own passion into their causes. His measured approach to efficiently solve his client’s problems has earned him a loyal following of clients. He has attained a “Superb 10.0” rating on Avvo.com, been selected in the “Best Lawyers” list of the top commercial litigators in the country, and selected to the prestigious Super Lawyers Southwest “Rising Stars” list, which honors top attorneys in their field. Chad received a Bachelor of Science from The University of Arizona (magna cum laude) in 1999 and received his Juris Doctorate from Lewis & Clark Law School in 2003, where he served on Law Review.
Chad has handled hundreds of significant cases in multiple state and federal courts and arbitrations. He recently won a substantial verdict in a complex business dispute after a multi-week jury trial against a multi-national corporation represented by one of the largest firms in Arizona. Chad helps his business clients avoid legal pitfalls, and aggressively protects their interests in and out of the courtroom. In employment matters, Chad aggressively represents individuals who have been wronged by their employers, and companies dealing with complicated legal issues. He has significant experience addressing issues and claims concerning wrongful termination, discrimination, retaliation wage and hour issues, disability, employment contracts, non-compete and non-solicitation agreements, and other employment disputes. He regularly prepares employment contracts, independent contractor agreements, and other employment documents for both individuals and companies. Chad also help clients on real estate matters, including dealing with contract disputes, landlord-tenant issues, and professional negligence claims. He works closely with the firm’s transactional attorneys to help guide his clients through complicated business and real estate deals. Chad also serves as a mediator, helping parties embroiled in lawsuits settle their cases. Chad has conducted several hundred mediations, and he maintains a high settlement success rate.
Chad is active in the community, serving on the Phoenix Men’s Arts Council and other organizations. An avid outdoorsman, Chad enjoys sailing, surfing, snowboarding, fly fishing, and hiking, and he regularly competes in triathlons and open water swimming races. A true Wildcat at heart, he also loves attending basketball and football games with his family in Tucson.
Practice areasBusiness Litigation, Employment Litigation: Defense, Employment Litigation: Plaintiff, Employment & Labor: Employee, Employment & Labor: Employer, Real Estate: Business, Real Estate: Consumer
Employment Discrimination, Employment Law - Employee, Employment Law - Employer, Non-Compete Agreements, Retaliation, Sexual Harassment, Wage & Hour Laws, Whistleblower, Wrongful Termination
- 20% Business Litigation
- 20% Employment Litigation: Defense
- 20% Employment Litigation: Plaintiff
- 10% Employment & Labor: Employee
- 10% Employment & Labor: Employer
- 10% Real Estate: Business
- 10% Other
First Admitted: 2003, Arizona
Professional Webpage: http://www.arizonalegal.com/chad-conelly-founding-partner/
- The University of Arizona Bachelor of Science, 1999, Magna cum Laude , 1999
- Lewis & Clark Law School Law Review , 2003
Office location for Chad Conelly
8161 E Indian Bend Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85250
- Super Lawyers: 2024
- Rising Stars: 2012 - 2017