The shareholders of the Jones Vargas law firm last winter started recruiting talent to join the firm after a series of high-profile defections.
Instead, they got recruited themselves.
Eight Jones Vargas attorneys in Reno, along with 15 more in Las Vegas, left the firm last week to join Phoenix-based Fennemore Craig.
The firm will operate in Nevada as Fennemore Craig Jones Vargas.
But little else will change, said Ann Morgan, a former Jones Vargas shareholder who now will serve as managing partner of the Fennemore Craig Jones Vargas office in Reno.
The company will continue to maintain its Reno office …