Phoenix attorneys

Defining Arbitration & Mediation

May 20, 2016

At May, Potenza, Baran & Gillespie, we advocate for the use of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) whenever possible. For those who are unfamiliar with ADR, it is more commonly known as the umbrella term to describe arbitration and mediation. Arbitration and mediation share some similarities in that they are both alternatives to traditional court litigation.…read more


What Are The Qualifications For FMLA?

May 18, 2016

The Family Medical Leave Act, otherwise known as FMLA, was enacted in 1993. It is designed to grant family and medical leave under certain circumstances. FMLA is a law that has allowed many Americans to take time away from work to care for themselves or their families in long-term situations. Who is Qualified for FMLA?…read more

MPBG | Your Phoenix Law Firm

May 15, 2016

May, Potenza, Baran & Gillespie is a Phoenix law firm with experience in a broad scope of practices. Founded in 2004, May Potenza has the resources to meet most any legal issue, while maintaining a personal approach to satisfying our clients and their specific needs. As a Phoenix law firm, May Potenza serves individuals and…read more

Are You Qualified Under FMLA?

May 15, 2016

If you need to care for a family member or are experiencing a serious health condition, you may be assuming that you can take time off from work under the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA). While this option may be available for some, FMLA does not cover every employee in every situation. How to…read more

A Phoenix Law Firm of Choice

May 15, 2016

As a Phoenix law firm of choice, our attorneys at May, Potenza, Baran & Gillespie provide legal services for clients facing a range of matters. We invite you to explore who we are and what we can do to help you. About Our Phoenix Law Firm  May, Potenza, Baran, and Gillespie began in 2004 with the…read more

divorce mediation

Divorce Mediation | Beyond Impasse

May 13, 2016

Divorce mediation is designed to be an outlet for couples to resolve issues they cannot seem to get beyond when going through a divorce. This challenge is commonly called an impasse. One of the reasons that couples choose divorce mediation is because they both want to come to a reasonable agreement. They just don’t know…read more

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How Divorce Mediation Can Help

May 13, 2016

A divorce can be a painful and messy process, particularly if circumstances leading up to the divorce are painful. When it seems like you are going around in circles over custody, property, or wealth distribution, mediation may be able to help. At May, Potenza, Barran, and Gillespie, we provide Phoenix divorce mediation. Explore how divorce…read more

prenuptial agreements

Is A Prenuptial Agreement Right For You?

May 11, 2016

Most people are familiar with what a prenuptial agreement is. It is an agreement between signed between two people prior to getting married that deal with the financial consequences should the marriage potentially end. But have you ever heard of an antenuptial agreement? If you have, you may be wondering what the difference is between…read more

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Antenuptial or Prenuptial Agreements?

May 11, 2016

You may be familiar with the basic premise behind prenuptial agreements, but have you ever heard of an antenuptial agreement? This isn’t some new fad in family law and divorce. Rather, an antenuptial agreement is just another way to say “prenup.” The terms are equally interchangeable. If you are considering a prenup, here are a…read more

Construction Law

Construction Law | 5 Questions For Your Contractor

May 8, 2016

Despite our familiarity with construction law, it never surprises us when we hear about contractor disputes. Many homeowners are excited for renovations and updating their home. Only to end up with a contractor nightmare. We’ve heard the stories and have worked for both contractors and homeowners. Here are five essential questions you should ask before hiring a…read more