Our Team


Jeffrey D. Harris

Jeffrey D. Harris is a Partner at Axiom Advice & Counsel. Jeff is an Arizona-licensed litigation, trial, and appellate attorney focused on business, contract, construction, and real estate disputes. He represents clients in all stages of litigation, including discovery, motion practice, oral argument, evidentiary hearings, mediations, trials, arbitrations, and appeals, as well as alternative dispute resolution and pre- and post-lawsuit negotiations.


Matthew B. Levine

Matthew B. Levine is the Managing Partner at Axiom Advice & Counsel. Matt has relentlessly built a 26-year legal career focusing on achieving clients’ objectives through sound judgment, creative solutions, and efficient and effective negotiation and counseling skills. His results-driven attitude and entrepreneurial perspective have made him an invaluable asset to his clients regarding the resolution and closing of sophisticated transactions.


Andrea Liburdi

Andrea Liburdi is a Partner at Axiom Advice & Counsel. She is former General Counsel of BASIS Independent Schools and BASIS Educational Ventures, and former Associate General Counsel of Spring Education Group. She brings 12+ years of experience in corporate law, having advised clients on a range of complex commercial legal matters. Prior to joining AA&C, she spent nearly 10 years in-house leading legal departments at high-growth companies. 


Zoila Mena Harpin

Zoila ‘Zoe’ Mena Harpin is a Partner at Axiom Advice & Counsel. She is former Director of Legal for GoDaddy’s U.S. Independents (USI) business unit, where she supported strategic initiatives and all commercial legal matters for the senior executive team. While at GoDaddy, she also served as Assistant General Counsel for the Marketing organization, providing broad commercial and marketing legal guidance and risk mitigation solutions to the company’s global marketing teams.  


Rachel Tenin

Rachel Tenin is a Partner at Axiom Advice & Counsel. Her broad and varied experience gives her a deep understanding of the corporate world and the complexities of business transactions, allowing her to provide clients with the type of strategic counsel that aligns with their objectives. She has an extensive track record advising enterprises on commercial, finance, and other complex corporate matters, including asset-based lending, real estate financing, acquisition financing and restructurings nationwide.


Heather Jacobson

Heather Jacobson is an experienced operator in the legal industry. She leads strategic operations, focusing on enhancing efficiency and leveraging technology to deliver the best possible client experience. Her expertise spans strategic planning, data-driven decision making, finance and spend management, technology and data management, and resource optimization for in-house and law firm teams.


Catherine Kemnitz

Catherine Kemnitz is Executive Vice President, Chief Strategy and Development Officer at Axiom and Managing Director for Axiom Advice & Counsel. Throughout her 9-year tenure at Axiom in senior roles, Kemnitz has brought her extensive legal experience to bear across a range of strategic, commercial, corporate development and operations roles. She is known for her strengths in driving strategic growth and high stakes transformation.