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About me

I am a shareholder and founding member of the law firm of Graif Barrett & Matura, P.C.  I have a litigation and transactional practice.  My litigation practice focuses on business and contract disputes, commercial matters, and insurance issues.  My transactional practice focuses on contract negotiations and business formation.


Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 70%
    16 years, 100 cases
  2. Contracts & Agreements: 15%
    16 years, 100 cases
  3. Business: 10%
    16 years, 100 cases
  4. Commercial: 5%
    16 years, 100 cases



Hourly ($275-300/hour)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

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Contact info

Graif Barrett & Matura, P.C.

1850 North Central Avenue
Suite 500
Phoenix, AZ, 85004-4546


AZActive 199905/30/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Life Savor AwardArizona Volunteer Lawyer's Program2002
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyGraif Barrett & Matura, P.C.2009 - Present
AttorneyHarper, Christian, Dichter & Graif2005 - 2009
AttorneyMeagher & Geer, P.L.L.P.2002 - 2005
AttorneyLewis & Roca1999 - 2002
Association namePosition nameDuration
Arizona State Bar - Construction Law SectionMember2002 - Present
Arizona Fee Arbitration CommitteeMember1999 - 2003
Maricopa County Bar AssociationMember1999 - 2005
Volunteer Lawyer's ProgramMember1999 - 2002
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Transnational Financial Network v. Lending House Financial CorporationObtained dismissal of all claims.
Quadra Pro Aloft, LLCN/A
American General Life Insurance Company v. CORE GroupAchieved full recovery.
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Publication nameTitleDate
PresentationYou Consented to What? Consent Judgments and Coverage2002
PresentationPresentation on Products Liability2001
Journal of Legislation (Notre Dame)When Will It Stop? The Use of the Death Penalty for Non-Homicide Crimes1999
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Notre Dame Law SchoolN/ALaw Degree1999
Carleton CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1996
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Products Liability ForumPharmaceutical and medical device legal issues2001
Lecture Series on ERISA lawNew Developments in ERISA Law2000