Farhang & Medcoff is proud to announce the promotion of Elizabeth A. Parsons to Partner. Elizabeth chairs the Firm's Corporate and Transactional Practice, which serves a broad client base with interests throughout Arizona and the greater Southwest region, as well as nationally and internationally. Ms. Parsons regularly advises the Firm's clients on M&A, joint venture and private equity transactions, as well as strategic corporate restructurings, corporate governance issues, and international transactions involving cross-border commercial issues, with a particular focus on Mexico.
Ms. Parsons received her Bachelor of Arts from James Madison University, summa cum laude, in Economics and Political Science and her Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, from Georgetown University Law Center. Ms. Parsons began her legal career with the Wall Street firm of Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy and is licensed in New York, Washington D.C. and Arizona.
Ms. Parsons is an active member in Arizona's economic development efforts, representing the Firm in its membership with Global Advantage Partners and serving as an Ambassador with the Arizona Technology Council. She also serves on the governing boards of Sonoran Science Academy at its Tucson, Broadway and Davis-Monthan campuses.
We are honored that Ms. Parsons is now a Partner in our Firm and look forward to her continued leadership and growth of our Corporate and Transactional team.