CKDQ is proud to announce the addition of several new members of our team.
New CKDQ attorney Neil Stuart attended law school at the University of San Francisco School of Law, graduating in 2010. During law school, Neil was a National Finalist and winner of American College of Trial Lawyers Medal for Excellence in Advocacy and graduated with honors. Following graduation, Neil served as a Law Clerk to the Honorable Jennifer G. Zipps of the United States District Court, District of Arizona. Neil also achieved the third highest score on the February 2011 Arizona bar examination. Immediately prior to joining CKDQ, Neil was a Deputy County Attorney with the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office.
Kevin Moyer rejoins CKDQ as an attorney (awaiting admission) after having previously worked as a document clerk from 2008 to 2011 and as a summer associate in 2012 and 2013. Kevin obtained his law degree from the University of Arizona in 2014. During law school, Kevin served on Arizona Law’s Moot Court Board and received the F. Britton Burns Award for Best Oral Argument in Arizona Law’s annual Samuel M. Fegtly Moot Court Competition. Kevin also competed on Arizona Law’s National Appellate Advocacy Team, which won its regional competition and finished among the top overall teams in the nation.
Rachael McDanel has transitioned from CKDQ administrative assistant to paralegal. Rachael received her Associate of Applied Science degree in Paralegal Studies from Spokane Community College in Washington State. Rachael is currently attending ASU Online, where she is working toward receiving her Bachelor of Science degree in Justice Studies.
Erik O’Malley is also a new CKDQ paralegal. Erik graduated from the Barrett Honors College at Arizona State University summa cum laude in 2013 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English Literature.
Shannon Scola received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science from Gonzaga University in 2014. Having interned at CKDQ the summer before her senior year of college, Shannon returned to CKDQ after graduation and is now working as a paralegal trainee. Shannon will be attending the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University this fall.