Type: Direct Certification

State Programs
Bankruptcy, Criminal Law, Estate and Trust, Family Law, Injury & Wrongful Death, Real Estate, Taxation, Workers' Compensation

Regulatory Scheme: State ethics rules allow attorneys to state that they are specialists in particular fields of practice where "the lawyer has been certified by the Arizona Board of Legal Specialization or ... by a national entity which has standards for certification substantially the same as those established by the Board" [Rule 7.4]. The Arizona Board has accredited several programs accredited by the ABA Standing Committee on Specialization.

State Bar of Arizona Legal Specialization
Penny Lewis, Administrator
4201 N. 24th Street, Ste. 200
Phoenix, AZ 85016-0001
(602) 340-7326

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Updated: 08/05/2015