Kenneth Ward Welsh Jr.

Kenneth Ward Welsh Jr.

Founding Partner
Phoenix, Arizona

Ken Welsh is the founding member of the Welsh Law Group. He represents insurance companies, businesses, and individuals in construction litigation, general liability defense, subrogation, business and corporate planning, and general business litigation.

Active in the legal community, Mr. Welsh is a volunteer lawyer for Community Legal Services. He has served as an Adjunct Instructor of Legal Studies at several ABA approved community colleges in Maricopa County, Arizona.

Areas of Practice

  • 70% Insurance Defense
  • 20% Construction Law
  • 10% Business & Corp. Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Arizona, 2001
  • U.S. District Court District of Arizona, 2002


  • University of San Diego School of Law, San Diego, California
    • J.D. - 2000
  • Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona
    • B.S. - 1996
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Major: Economics


  • Panelist and Moderator on “Arizona and Nevada Coverage and Current Trends”
  • “The Calm Before the Storm: Construction Litigation Avoidance Techniques”
  • “Recent Trends in Construction Defect Class Action Certification in Maricopa and Clark

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Arizona Association of Defense Counsel, Construction Law Section, Member, 2006 - Present
  • Maricopa County Bar Association, Construction Law Section
  • CLM
  • State Bar of Arizona, Construction Law Section
  • Defense Research Institute

Pro Bono Activities

  • Community Legal Services, Volunteer Lawyer