Ms. Machold is senior counsel in the Construction and Insurance practice groups and has, among other matters, represented contractors, developers, owners, and design professionals in a variety of cases including delay and disruption; disputes involving light and air easements and shadow study issues; contract disputes; unfair business practices; professional malpractice; property rights; landlord-tenant issues; and construction defect matters. Ms. Machold also represents design professionals and contractors in transactional matters including drafting, reviewing and negotiating contracts.
Ms. Machold's practice also includes representing national insurance companies in bad faith litigation. Ms. Machold has successfully litigated matters involving property/casualty, underinsured motorist, life insurance and disability claims.
Additionally, Ms. Machold's practice includes product liability which extends to a number of industries including automobile parts, household appliances, and medical devices. She has significant experience handling wrongful death and personal injury litigation, as well as environmental and toxic tort claims.
Arizona and California
United States District Courts, Arizona
United States District Court, Northern District of California
United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
State Bar of Arizona and State Bar of California
National Association of Women in Construction, Greater Phoenix Chapter, Chair of the Legislative Awareness Committee (2010-2011)