Alliance Bank of Arizona, a division of Western Alliance Bank, the state’s largest headquartered bank, has won the “George Lyons Interest on Lawyers Trust Accounts (IOLTA) Partnering Bank” award for the second year in a row from the Arizona Bar Association.
The “George Lyons IOLTA Partnering Bank” award recognizes banks that maintain a strong partnership with the Arizona Bar Foundation and their generous support within the community. Alliance Bank of Arizona was chosen for the award by going above and beyond 59 other eligible local banks in supporting “access to justice” initiatives that furthers the knowledge, rights and responsibilities of Arizonans within the justice system, including working with Support of Schools to promote civic responsibility, Friendly House and their immigration program and is a sponsor of AzLawHelp.org.
“As a former attorney myself, we take great pride in supporting these access to justice initiatives in Arizona as well as our involvement in civic responsibility and financial literacy through the state,” said Jim Lundy, CEO of Alliance Bank of Arizona. “We very passionately and successfully contributed to over 300 non-profits this year alone and are honored to be recognized for this achievement.”
Alliance Bank of Arizona serves more than 150 legal clients through its juris banking program, which offers specialized banking for attorneys and law firms. With years of expertise in supporting a wide range of law practices from major, multi-disciplinary firms to smaller, more focused enterprises, Alliance Bank of Arizona can help attorneys and law firms maximize operations and financing strategies with innovative banking products and services.
A division of Phoenix-based Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, Alliance Bank of Arizona offers a full spectrum of deposit, lending, treasury management and online banking products and services, plus superior, personalized service to meet the needs of local businesses. With 11 offices in Greater Phoenix, Tucson, Sedona and Flagstaff, along with Western Alliance Bank’s robust national platform of specialized financial services, the banking division is a valued partner for Arizona’s business, real estate, professional, municipal and nonprofit communities.
The award was presented to Alliance Bank of Arizona in conjunction with the State Bar of Arizona’s annual convention hosted on Thursday, June 16, 2016, at the Sheraton Wild Horse Pass Resort.