FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 14, 2011
Contact: Rick DeBruhl, Chief Communications Officer
Phone: (602) 340-7335, Mobile: (602) 513-6385
Email: rick.debruhl@staff.azbar.org

State Bar Launches Arizona Attorney Magazine Legal News Center on AZBAR.ORG

PHOENIX- July 14, 2011 - The State Bar of Arizona has launched Arizona Attorney Magazine's online news center, a legal news hub, at azbar.org/newscenter. 

The online news center is a product resulting from Arizona Attorney Magazine's mission of providing members of the legal profession and those interested in legal news alike, with relevant, timely, and informative content. The goal is to provide visitors with a centralized news center that features local, regional, and national legal news headlines along with Arizona Attorney Magazine content and legal blogs written by attorneys.

"Our News Center is a very exciting way to bring breaking news and insightful writing to Arizona lawyers and others every day," said Arizona Attorney Editor Tim Eigo. "This combination of legal headlines, blogs and video is available nowhere else."

Azbar.org/newscenter features six main areas for legal news seekers. They include: Arizona Legal Headlines, National Legal Headlines, Arizona Attorney Magazine- online version, Arizona Attorney Blog Network, State Bar News Releases, and the Arizona Attorney Career Center.

"Developing and launching the news center enables the State Bar to keep its members and legal news enthusiasts in-tune with the latest local and national legal news headlines," said Joe Kanefield, Board of Governors President. "Our goal is to provide the first centralized source for legal news in Arizona."

The news center was designed to offers its rich content via a sophisticated and easy to navigate interface, providing visitors with a user-friendly experience. Azbar.org/newscenter will be of interest to a wide variety of audiences including legal professionals, journalists, students, and individuals with a general interest in legal news.

Visit Arizona Attorney Magazine's news center at www.azbar.org/newscenter today.


About the State Bar
The State Bar of Arizona is a non-profit organization that operates under the supervision of the Arizona Supreme Court. The Bar includes approximately 16,000 active attorneys and provides education and development programs for the legal profession and the public. Since 1933 the Bar and its members have been committed to serving the public by making sure the voices of all people in Arizona are heard in our justice system.

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