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Jennings Strouss Welcomes Albert H. Acken to the Firm
August 5, 2021
Phoenix, AZ (August 5, 2021) – Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, P.L.C., a leading Phoenix-based law firm, is pleased to announce that Albert “Bert” H. Acken has joined the Firm’s Energy practice group in our Phoenix office.
“We are honored that Bert has chosen to join us at Jennings Strouss,” said John C. Norling, Managing Attorney. “He is an outstanding lawyer with a stellar reputation, and we are lucky to have him as part of the team.”
Acken represents clients in public utility commission and other administrative proceedings, permitting, compliance and enforcement matters, and environmental, real estate, and tax litigation. He also represents energy, utility, mining, and remediation clients in business transactions. Acken helps his clients develop and implement creative, effective, and efficient legal solutions to meet their objectives. He is an active member of the business community and serves as board counsel for an aggregate mining trade association. Acken is recognized as a leader in his field by The Best Lawyers in America© in the category of Environmental Law, as well as Chambers USA in the area of Environmental (including water rights). He received his J.D. from Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law and his B.A. from George Washington University.
“I am so excited to be joining the Jennings Strouss team,” said Acken. “Jennings Strouss has a proud history and deserved reputation for providing the highest-quality legal services for its clients. The Firm’s high standards and the depth of its expertise makes it the ideal fit for my clients and my practice.”
About Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, PLC
For over 75 years, Jennings Strouss has been dedicated to providing clients with strategic legal guidance to help them seize every opportunity. The firm is well-known for its rich heritage, commitment to community, and long-lasting relationships. We have a deep understanding of business and law. When you work with us, you’ll have a team of legal experts who are dedicated to your vision of success.
Through our offices in Phoenix, Peoria, and Tucson, Arizona, and Washington, D.C., we leverage resources both regionally and nationally to serve our expanding client base. Jennings Strouss is deeply rooted in each of our locations’ legal and business communities, and is especially instrumental in helping shape the dynamic growth of Arizona and many of its institutions. The firm promotes a pragmatic, results-oriented approach, coupled with a healthy, well-managed, and friendly atmosphere of collaboration.
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