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298 Millennium - A Marquis Who’s Who Magazine LAW AND LAW ENFORCEMENT Following in the footsteps of his uncle, who was a lawyer, J. Noland Franz, Esq., desired to delve into law. Obtaining a BA in economics from the University of Kansas, he went on to graduate from the University of Michigan School of Law with a JD in 1965. Admitted to practice law before the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri, the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the Supreme Court of the United States, Mr. Franz currently excels as of counsel for the Buchalter Law Firm. Alongside his legal credentials, Mr. Franz is also a certified estate and trust specialist through the State Bar of Arizona and also holds an MBA from the University of Missouri at Kansas City. He holds an AV Preeminent Rating through Martindale-Hubbell, was named among Top Lawyers in the Phoenix Metropolitan Area and among Arizona’s Finest Lawyers, and was recognized as a Top Lawyer in Estate and Trust Litigation by Arizona Business Magazine. Notably, he is a fellow of the Arizona Bar Foundation. Millennium Magazine Featured Listee OF COUNSEL Buchalter Law Firm Scottsdale, AZ After receiving a Bachelor of Arts from the University of the South in 1982 and a JD from Washington University in St. Louis in 1985, Thomas James Hartford III was admitted to practice in the State of Utah and before the U.S. District Court for the District of Utah. Commencing his career that same year with Blue Cross Blue Shield in Salt Lake City, Utah, he first served as a staff attorney between 1985 and 1997 before becoming general counsel. Upon Blue Cross Blue Shield’s affiliation with three other Blue organizations in 1998, he became a senior associate and general counsel for Cambria Health Solutions, roles he still holds today. In light of his significant contributions to law, Mr. Hartford received the Roger G. Wilson Award from the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association in 2017, having been recognized for working for the Blue system for the entirety of his career. Likewise, he was selected for inclusion in the third edition of Who’s Who of Emerging Leaders in America in 1991 and the sixth edition of Who’s Who in American Law in 1989. He maintains affiliation with the American Bar Association. SENIOR ASSOCIATE, GENERAL COUNSEL Cambia Health Solutions Salt Lake City, UT Millennium Magazine Featured Listee THOMAS JAMES HARTFORD III J. NOLAND FRANZ, ESQ.