MIAMI/PHOENIX – April 16, 2018 – Wicker Smith O’Hara McCoy & Ford, P.A., one of Florida’s leading law firms, announced the opening of their newest office in Phoenix, Arizona. Wicker Smith
continues to expand to meet a substantial increase in demand for the firm’s notable services in its existing practice areas of civil litigation and professional liability. With the Phoenix office being the first in that region, the attorneys will work collaboratively with current and perspective clients to build their local presence. This expansion will allow Wicker Smith to better serve their National and Arizona clients with preeminent local talent. Standing for excellence and value, this opening is exciting as it marks their first move out of Florida. Mandi J. Karvis, will serve as the office’s primary partner and Karen F. Dougherty is the first associate in the office. They are supported by Regina Walther and the team will focus on Medical Malpractice and General Liability.

The office will be located at One North Central Avenue, Suite 885, Phoenix, Arizona 85004. This new addition makes the total number of Wicker Smith offices to 11 and will bring the total number of firm
attorneys to 188 and full-time staff employees at the firm to 430.

“We are excited to join with Mandi and her team in Arizona. Her trial experience and aggressive defense of her clients dovetails nicely with both our firm philosophy and expansion plans”, said Richards H. Ford, Managing Partner of Wicker Smith O’Hara McCoy and Ford P.A.