Richard Mallery

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  • Partner at Snell & Wilmer L.L.P. (433 Attorneys)
  • One Arizona Center, 400 East Van Buren Street, Suite 1900, Phoenix, AZ 85004
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Biography

Richard Mallery’s practice concentrates on business, real estate and financial transactions with current emphasis on medical and bioscience ventures. He was the driving force in bringing the International Genomics Consortium and the Translational Genomics Research Institute to Phoenix.

Professional Recognition and Awards

•Healthcare Leadership Award, Arizona Business (2016)
•Health Care Heroes Award, Phoenix Business Journal (2016-2017)
•Richard Mallery Professorship in Law and Director, Stanford Constitutional Law Center, Stanford Law School, and Richard Mallery Senior fellow, Hoover Institution, Stanford University (2009)
•Herberger Performing and Broadcast Arts Hall of Fame (2010)
•The Best Lawyers In America, Real Estate Law (2005-2019)
•Lawdragon Top 3000 Leading Lawyers in America (2010-2011)
•Southwest Super Lawyers, Real Estate (2004-2014)
•25 Leaders and Legends of Phoenix Over the Past 25 Years, The Business Journal (2005)
•Leadership Award, Phoenix Community Alliance (2004)
•Man Of The Year, Valley Leadership (2003)
•Governor’s Innovation Award, Arizona Technology Council (2003)
•Visionary Award, Downtown Phoenix Partnership (2002)
•Who’s Who In The World
•Bio-IT World, feature article (December 2003)
•Genome Technology, feature article (September 2002)
•Nature, feature articles (May 9, 2002; September 20, 2007)

Other Professional Experience

•Senior Partner (with Snell & Wilmer since 1964)
•Special Representative and Counselor of Secretary of the Interior Bruce Babbitt (1993-2000)
•General Counsel and Director, Southwest Savings and Loan Association (1972-1975)
•Lecturer in Law, College of Law, University of Arizona (1969-1971)
•Special Counsel to Federal Home Loan Bank Board and FSLIC (1966-1971)
•Special Counsel to Appropriations Committee, Arizona House of Representatives (1966-1968)
•Law Clerk to Chief Justice Lockwood, Arizona Supreme Court (1963-1964)

Related News & Events

Aug 15
139 Snell & Wilmer Lawyers Listed as Leaders in Their Fields by The Best Lawyers in America 2019 Eleven Snell & Wilmer attorneys recognized as a 2019 Lawyer of the Year

Aug 15
The Best Lawyers in America 2018 Lists 133 Snell & Wilmer Lawyers as Leaders in Their Field

Aug 15
The Best Lawyers in America 2017 Lists 125 Snell & Wilmer Lawyers As Leaders In Their Field In addition, 15 Snell & Wilmer attorneys recognized as a 2017 “Lawyer of the Year”

Apr 11
Az Business Magazine Honors Snell & Wilmer Attorney Richard Mallery at the Healthcare Leadership Awards

Aug 17
The Best Lawyers in America 2016 Lists 128 Snell & Wilmer Lawyers as Leaders in their Field In addition, 19 Snell & Wilmer attorneys recognized as a 2016 “Lawyer of the Year”

Aug 18
The Best Lawyers in America 2015 Lists 123 Snell & Wilmer Lawyers as Leaders in Their Field

Aug 19
The Best Lawyers in America 2014 Recognizes 119 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys as Leaders in Their Field

Aug 12
Super Lawyers 2013 Recognizes 96 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys Also Names 45 Firm Attorneys to the 2013 Rising Stars List

Sep 04
The Best Lawyers in America 2013 Recognizes 114 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys as Leaders in Their Field

Jun 27
Super Lawyers 2012 Recognizes 80 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys

Sep 06
The Best Lawyers in America Recognizes 99 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys as Leaders in Their Field

Jul 29
Snell & Wilmer Congratulates its 99 Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2011

Jun 20
Super Lawyers 2011 Recognizes 74 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys Also Names 21 Firm Attorneys to the 2011 Rising Stars List

Oct 21
Ninety-Nine Snell & Wilmer Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers in America 2011

Jun 22
Sixty-Seven Snell & Wilmer Attorneys Named as Super Lawyers 2010

Mar 19
Snell & Wilmer's Richard Mallery Inducted Into Herberger Hall of Fame

Aug 01
Ninety-Eight Snell & Wilmer Attorneys Listed in Best Lawyers in America 2010

Jul 10
Law & Politics Selects 75 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys as 2009 Super Lawyers

Related Publications

Jun 28
Richard Mallery: Phoenix's untiring 'Man in the Arena'

Hoover Institution, Stanford University (2009)

•Herberger Performing and Broadcast Arts Hall of Fame (2010)

The Best Lawyers In America, Real Estate Law (2005-2014)

LawdragonTop 3000 Leading Lawyers in America (2010-2011)

Southwest Super Lawyers, Real Estate (2004-2014)

Super Lawyers, Real Estate - Business Edition (2011)

Super Lawyers, Real Estate - Corporate Counsel Edition (2009-2010)

•25 Leaders and Legends of Phoenix Over the Past 25 Years,The Business Journal(2005)

•Leadership Award, Phoenix Community Alliance (2004)

•Man Of The Year, Valley Leadership (2003)

•Governor's Innovation Award, Arizona Technology Council (2003)

•Visionary Award, Downtown Phoenix Partnership (2002)

Who's Who In The World

Bio-IT World, feature article (December 2003)

Genome Technology, feature article (September 2002)

Nature, feature articles (May 9, 2002; September 20, 2007)

•Top Attorneys in Arizona, Phoenix Magazine (2014)

Other Professional Experience

•Senior Partner (with Snell & Wilmer since 1964)

•Special Representative and Counselor of Secretary of the Interior Bruce Babbitt (1993-2000)

•General Counsel and Director, Southwest Savings and Loan Association (1972-1975)

•Lecturer in Law, College of Law, University of Arizona (1969-1971)

•Special Counsel to Federal Home Loan Bank Board and FSLIC (1966-1971)

•Special Counsel to Appropriations Committee, Arizona House of Representatives (1966-1968)

•Law Clerk to Chief Justice Lockwood, Arizona Supreme Court (1963-1964)

Related News

Apr 14 Southwest Super Lawyers 2014 Recognizes 79 Snell & Wilmer Arizona Attorneys 32 Attorneys Named to Southwest Rising Stars

Aug 19 The Best Lawyers in America 2014 Recognizes 119 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys as Leaders in Their Field

Aug 12 Super Lawyers 2013 Recognizes 96 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys Also Names 45 Firm Attorneys to the 2013 Rising Stars List

Apr 15 Southwest Super Lawyers Recognizes 53 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys in Phoenix and Tucson Also Names 24 Attorneys to the 2012 Rising Stars List

Sep 04 The Best Lawyers in America 2013 Recognizes 114 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys as Leaders in Their Field

Jun 27 Super Lawyers 2012 Recognizes 80 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys

Sep 06 The Best Lawyers in America Recognizes 99 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys as Leaders in Their Field

Jul 29 Snell & Wilmer Congratulates its 99 Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2011

Jun 20 Super Lawyers 2011 Recognizes 74 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys Also Names 21 Firm Attorneys to the 2011 Rising Stars List

Oct 21 Ninety-Nine Snell & Wilmer Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers in America 2011

Jun 22 Sixty-Seven Snell & Wilmer Attorneys Named as Super Lawyers 2010

Mar 19 Snell & Wilmer's Richard Mallery Inducted Into Herberger Hall of Fame

Aug 01 Ninety-Eight Snell & Wilmer Attorneys Listed in Best Lawyers in America 2010

Jul 10 Law & Politics Selects 75 Snell & Wilmer Attorneys as 2009 Super Lawyers

Related Publications

Jun 28 Richard Mallery: Phoenix's untiring 'Man in the Arena' Member:

Professional Memberships & Activities

National & International Activities

•The International Genomics Consortium, Founding Chair and CEO, Board of Directors (2000-present)

•Council on Foreign Relations, New York City, Life Member (1978-present)

•Pacific Council on International Policy, Los Angeles, Founding Director (1993-2011)

•Hoover Institution of Stanford University, Board of Overseers, Member (1994-2010)

•National Foundation for Cancer Research, Bethesda, Advisory Board, Member (2004-present)

•Caris Life Sciences, Inc., Dallas, Board of Directors, Member (2008-2010)

•Molecular Profiling Institute, Board of Directors, Founding Chair (2004-2008)

•Pacific Basin Economic Council, San Francisco, International Vice President (1989-1991)

•U.S. Committee of Pacific Basin Economic Council, Washington, D.C., Chair (1989-1991)

•Economic Strategy Institute, Washington, D.C., Founding Director (1990-1992)

•World Economic Forum, Davos, Switzerland, Member and Participant (1991-1997)

•Stanford Law School, Board of Visitors Chair (1987-1989)

•Stanford Alumni Association, Executive Board Member (1985-1991)

•National Symphony Orchestra, Washington, D.C., Trustee (1979-1983)

•DePauw University, Indiana, Trustee (1977-1985)

•Hudson Institute, New York, Trustee (1978-1983)

Arizona Activities

•Greater Phoenix Leadership (Phoenix 40), Founding Member (1975-present)

•Flinn Foundation, Bioscience Roadmap Steering Committee, Founding Member (2004-present)

•Arizona Economic Council, Steering Committee, Founding Chair (1989-1993)

•Herberger Theater Center, City of Phoenix, Founding President (1984-1990)

•Arizona Parklands Foundation, Founding Trustee (1985-1989)

•Heard Museum, Trustee (1971-1978)

•Valley Leadership, Founding Secretary-Treasurer and Director (1980-1983)

•Organized Crime Task Force, Chair (1976-1980)

•Arizona Tomorrow, Executive Committee, Founding Chair (1977-1982)

•Charter Government Committee of Phoenix, Chair (1973-1975)

•COMPAS, Combined Metropolitan Phoenix Arts, Chair, Advisory Board (1977-1979), Founding Vice President (1966-1977)

•Phoenix Art Museum, Men's Art Council, President (1969-1970)

Areas of Practice (9)

  • Corporate and Securities
  • Emerging Business
  • Government Relations
  • Native American Affairs
  • International
  • Non-Profit/Tax-Exempt Organizations
  • Retail and Franchising
  • Tax Credit Finance
  • Zoning and Land Use

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
602.382.6232  Phone
www.swlaw.com
University Attended:
DePauw University, B.A., 1959; Cornell University, M.A., 1960; Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship and Fulbright Scholarship, England
Law School Attended:
Stanford Law School, J.D., 1963
Year of First Admission:
1964
Admission:
Arizona; Supreme Court of Arizona
Memberships:

Professional Memberships & Activities

National & International Activities
•The International Genomics Consortium, Founding Chair and CEO, Board of Directors (2000-present)
•Council on Foreign Relations, New York City, Life Member (1978-present)
•Pacific Council on International Policy, Los Angeles, Founding Director (1993-2011)
•Hoover Institution of Stanford University, Board of Overseers (1994-2010)
•National Foundation for Cancer Research, Bethesda, Advisory Board (2004-present)
•Caris Life Sciences, Inc., Dallas, Board of Directors (2008-2010)
•Molecular Profiling Institute, Board of Directors, Founding Chair (2004-2008)
•Pacific Basin Economic Council, San Francisco, International Vice President (1989-1991)
•U.S. Committee of Pacific Basin Economic Council, Washington, D.C., Chair (1989-1991)
•Economic Strategy Institute, Washington, D.C., Founding Director (1990-1992)
•World Economic Forum, Davos, Switzerland, Participant (1991-1997)
•Stanford Law School, Board of Visitors Chair (1987-1989)
•Stanford Alumni Association, Executive Board (1985-1991)
•National Symphony Orchestra, Washington, D.C., Trustee (1979-1983)
•DePauw University, Indiana, Trustee (1977-1985)
•Hudson Institute, New York, Trustee (1978-1983)

Arizona Activities
•Greater Phoenix Leadership (Phoenix 40), Founding Member (1975-present)
•Flinn Foundation, Bioscience Roadmap Steering Committee, Founding Member (2004-present)
•Arizona Economic Council, Steering Committee, Founding Chair (1989-1993)
•Herberger Theater Center, City of Phoenix, Founding President (1984-1990)
•Arizona Parklands Foundation, Founding Trustee (1985-1989)
•Heard Museum, Trustee (1971-1978)
•Valley Leadership, Founding Secretary-Treasurer and Director (1980-1983)
•Organized Crime Task Force, Chair (1976-1980)
•Arizona Tomorrow, Executive Committee, Founding Chair (1977-1982)
•Charter Government Committee of Phoenix, Chair (1973-1975)
•COMPAS, Combined Metropolitan Phoenix Arts, Chair, Advisory Board (1977-1979), Founding Vice President (1966-1977)
•Phoenix Art Museum, Men's Art Council, President (1969-1970)

Birth Information:
Akron, Ohio, June 7, 1937
ISLN:
905226451

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