Joel T. Fornara, of Cottonwood, has completed the Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree at the James E. Rogers College of Law at University of Arizona. The graduation ceremony and conferring of degrees will take place at McKale Center on the University of Arizona campus in Tucson, May 16th.Joel is the son of Cottonwood residents Dr. John and Kim Fornara. He graduated Mingus Union High School in 2006, and earned a B.S. in Finance from Arizona State University in 2010. While at University of Arizona, he served as an associate editor for the Arizona Journal of Environmental Law and will graduate in the top third of his class. After graduation, he plans to practice law at Musgrove Drutz Kack & Flack PC in Prescott.