Founded in 1991 by Dennis Wilenchik and Becky Bartness, the law firm of Wilenchik and Bartness provides high level litigation services to a select group of clients. The firm also provides commercial arbitration/mediation services.
Dennis Wilenchik is rated Martindale-Hubbell AV®-Preeminent™, the highest rating available under the Martindale Hubbell rating system, and he is listed in the national Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers. Mr. Wilenchik is a member AZ Finest Lawyers and a fellow of the American Bar Foundation. In addition, Dennis is a nationally certified civil trial and pre-trial specialist with the National Board of Trial Advocacy and is licensed in all Arizona and Texas state and federal courts, New York state courts, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court.
Becky Bartness is rated Martindale-Hubbell AV®-Preeminent™ and is listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers. She was a real estate specialist for over 15 years and also practices commercial arbitration and mediation. Ms. Bartness is licensed to practice law in all Arizona state and federal courts and the Ninth Circuit.
07/24/2017 That grin is worth $400,000
In a news release, Horne’s attorneys, Dennis Wilenchik and Jack Wilenchik, said the “oppressive cloud” hanging over their client has been cleared… Click Here to read more.
07/05/2017 Tom Horne Wins Long-Running Campaign Suit
July 5, 2017 – PHOENIX, Arizona
Former Attorney General Tom Horne has finally prevailed in his long-running campaign-finance case. A copy of the final decision by the Cochise County Attorney can be found here. The Cochise County Attorney upheld the decision of the original judge on the [...]
05/25/2017 Firm Wins Case before Arizona Supreme Court Defending Former AG Tom Horne
Dennis Wilenchik successfully argued the appeal to the Arizona Supreme Court on behalf of former Attorney General Horne in his campaign finance case. A copy of the Court’s Opinion can be found here.
See also, from the Arizona Republic: http://www.azcentral.com/story/news/politics/arizona/2017/05/25/arizona-court-former-attorney-general-tom-horne-denied-due-process-campaign-case/345943001/
04/13/2017 New Times: “Wilenchik Rides to Arpaio’s Rescue, Scores Delay in Criminal Contempt Trial”
From the Phoenix New Times: “Give the devil his due: Phoenix attorney Dennis Wilenchik was at his suavest Wednesday before federal Judge Susan R. Bolton during pretrial hearing in former Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s criminal contempt case….”
02/22/2017 Dennis Wilenchik appointed to US Senatorial Committee on Federal Judge selections.
Dennis Wilenchik was recently appointed to the US Senatorial Committee to select the Federal Judges to submit to the President for the District of Arizona.
02/22/2017 Wilenchik and Bartness represents State Treasurer and Trump CFO Jeff Dewit
Wilenchik and Bartness will be representing State Treasurer and Trump CFO Jeff Dewit in a case brought by the Atty General’s office to request the State Treasurer defund the City of Tucson for its policy of destroying and refusing to sell seized weapons from its police department.
02/22/2017 Supreme Court Decision: Overturned by Prosecution… WB argues case.
Wilenchik and Bartness recently argued at the Supreme Court of AZ for former Atty General of AZ Tom Horne related to alleged campaign violation issues which he won before an administrative law judge but which was overturned by the prosecuting atty. The Court of Appeals had upheld the Superior Court’s [...]
02/22/2017 Supreme Court Decision: WB wins with Homebuilder…
Wilenchik and Bartness participated recently in a case before the Supreme Court of Arizona along with other homebuilder company defendants on a case brought by the City of Phoenix regarding alleged construction defects in city streets.
02/22/2017 Supreme Court Decision: WB wins against Title Insurance…
Wilenchik and Bartness recently won a case in a unanimous decision by the Supreme Court of Arizona against Fidelity Title Insurance which was in the form of answers to certified questions posed to it by the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, regarding foreclosure issues related to a title insurance policy [...]
02/07/2017 Wilenchik & Bartness Wins at the Supreme Court
Today, the Arizona Supreme Court issued its unanimous opinion in favor of Wilenchik & Bartness’s client. Dennis I. Wilenchik and Senior Attorney Tyler Q. Swensen argued the matter before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals last year in Equity Income Partners v. Chicago Title Ins. Co., which certified questions in [...]