James J. Sienicki
Snell & Wilmer LLP

Mr. Sienicki is a partner at the Phoenix law firm of Snell & Wilmer. He received his M.A. in Business Management in 1977 from Central Michigan University and his J.D. Order of the Coif in 1983 from the University of Kansas School of Law in 1983.Since 1983 he has represented owners, developers, general contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, design professionals and lenders in litigation, negotiations, arbitration and mediation matters involving public and private projects. His main areas of practice include creditors’ rights, UCC, bankruptcy, contract., lease, personal injury defense, and aviation litigation. He is also a panel member of the American Arbitration Association and is an experienced arbitrator and mediator of construction disputes. In addition, Mr. Sienicki has spoken to various industry organizations, such as the Arizona Builder’s Alliance, Arizona Masonry Contractors, Arizona Consulting Engineers Association, AIA Arizona, including the State Bar of Arizona and a host of other professional associations.He is a member of the Arizona Builders’ Alliance Legislative Committee; American Bar Association Forum on the Construction Industry; American Bar Association Public Contracts Section; State Bar of Arizona Construction Law Section and Trial Practice Sections; Arizona Masonry Guild, Inc.; Arizona Consulting Engineers Association.