Douglas Northup
Fennemore Craig PC, Phoenix

Mr. Northup is an experienced trial attorney whose practice focuses on complex commercial, tort and professional liability litigation. In addition, he chairs the Commercial Litigation Department. Mr. Northup represents several large corporate clients in a variety of contractual disputes, franchise, real estate and antitrust litigation. He has extensive experience in premises and security liability cases representing manufacturers, businesses and other organizations including schools. He also handles cases related to the Petroleum Marketing Practices Act and Insurance Coverage/Bad Faith.

His experience as a former police officer is invaluable in defending liability claims. Mr. Northup also assists clients with avoiding and minimizing the risk of litigation through contractual indemnity and limitation of liability clauses and insurance.

Mr. Northup is a Martindale-Hubbell AV rated attorney and is recognized in Best Lawyers in America®,Chambers USA, Benchmark Litigation,Southwest Super Lawyers®, Ranking Arizona – Top Lawyers and Phoenix Magazine Best Lawyers. Mr. Northup serves as an Advisory Board member for the “Managing Litigation as a Business” initiative aimed at helping corporate in-house legal teams manage their companies' risks, disputes and litigation more efficiently and effectively.