San Mateo, Calif.,
Mar. 28, 2022 — Freedom Financial Network (FFN), a leading digital personal finance company
announced that Malisa Cagney, Senior Corporate Counsel, has been
selected as a nominee
for the Arizona Corporate Counsel Awards
. The award program, which is organized by
AZBusiness magazine in partnership with the Association of Corporate Counsel and the State Bar of Arizona,
recognizes the finest in-house counsel and corporate legal teams in Arizona throughout the private and public sectors.
Cagney is recognized for her contributions to Freedom Financial Network as well as her impressive career
specializing in complex legal and regulatory issues in the financial services industry. Cagney has more than
10 years of experience serving highly regulated financial services clients, in capacities as both outside and in-house counsel.
Her experience includes collections, bankruptcy, insurance defense, advanced legal research, and general litigation
Cagney manages litigation and regulatory inquiries for Freedom Financial Network and its subsidiaries.
She also plays an integral role in supporting the development, implementation and ongoing improvement of the company’s
suite of digital personal finance products and services. Prior to joining Freedom Financial Network,
she was the Division Head of Litigation at Suttell & Hammer, P.S., where she oversaw the firm’s legal operations
across multiple states and led expansions into new markets. In 2016, 2017, and 2018, Cagney was recognized as one
of Washington’s Rising Stars by Super Lawyers and one of the Top Women Attorneys in Washington state.
“Malisa is an incredibly valued member of the Freedom Financial Network family and we’re thrilled that her accomplishments
within the corporate legal field are being recognized,” said Michael Freedman, General Counsel, Freedom Financial Network.
“Malisa lives out our core values in her dedication and work ethic, making a difference not just in our organization,
but in the lives of our customers.”