On May 17, 2018, Kathleen Wieneke and Tara Zoellner presented at the Twenty-First Annual Public Practice Legal Seminar/HR Summit in Prescott, Arizona, presented by the Arizona Counties Insurance Pool. Their session, “Defending the Roadway Case” focused on pertinent case law, immunities, and statutory affirmative defenses.
Kathy Wieneke has spent over 30 years litigating road cases, amassing extensive experience and expertise, particularly, in highway median barrier cases. In recognition of her accomplishments, professionalism, and legal skills, Kathy received numerous distinctions and honors, including being named an Arizona Super Lawyer by Arizona Super Lawyers Magazine, achieving AV® Preeminent™ Rating by Martindale-Hubbell, and being accepted as an Advocate in the American Board of Trial Advocates for her extensive trial experience. She is a Member of the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel, and was selected to the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in America© for her accomplishments over the past 31 years.
From case inception through appeal, Tara Zoellner has spent the past eight years defending public and private entities and their employees against a variety of claims, including excessive force, wrongful death, sexual assault, deliberate indifference to medical needs, and retaliation. She has been recognized as a Rising Star by Southwest Super Lawyers Magazine.