Maria Crimi Speth
Shareholder, Jaburg & Wilk, P.C.; Phoenix, Ariz., United States

Maria Crimi Speth, a shareholder in the law firm of Jaburg & Wilk, P.C., practices in the areas of intellectual property, internet law, and commercial litigation. She has been practicing law for 24 years and is admitted in Arizona and New York, numerous federal district and circuit courts, and the U.S. Supreme Court. Ms. Speth is the author of Protect Your Writings: A Legal Guide for Authors. She has numerous published articles and dozens of published court cases. She has litigated more Communications Decency Act cases than any lawyer in the country.

Ms. Speth is the past president of the Arizona State Bar Association, E-Commerce and Technology Section, executive council and a member at large of the Arizona State Bar Association, IP Section, executive council. She is also a member of the International Trademark Association, Internet Committee, gTLD subcommittee.

In October of 2000, Ms. Speth was voted best business attorney in Arizona. She is in the Top Lawyers list published by Arizona Business Magazine and the American Trial Lawyer’s Association. She is a certified member of The Million Dollar Advocates Forum. She was name a 2012 Southwest Super Lawyer and she has an AV Preeminent Peer Review rating from Martindale-Hubbell.