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Max Mahoney practices mainly Family Law with Keith Berkshire, but also has experience in the areas of business, construction, real estate, and collections law. Before coming to Berkshire Law Office, Max practiced civil litigation at Rose Law Group and was a litigation file clerk with Cantelme & Brown, PLC and the Goldwater Institute.

Max graduated cum laude from Arizona State University earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies focusing in Anthropology, History, and Political Science. Max attended Phoenix School of Law where he received his J.D. in 2011. While at Phoenix School of Law Max was the Administrative Editor for Phoenix Law Review.

Max is licensed to practice in Arizona and is admitted to both the state and federal bar.


Practice areas


  1. Divorce & Separation: 30%
  2. Family: 30%
  3. Child Support: 15%
  4. Child Custody: 15%
  5. Appeals: 10%



Hourly ($195-215/hour), Retainer (always), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Berkshire Law Office, PLLC

5050 N. 40th Street
Suite 340
Phoenix, AZ, 85018


AZActive 201107/14/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top Contributor 2013AVVO2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AssociateBerkshire Law Office, PLLC2013 - Present
Associate AttorneyRose Law Group2011 - Present
Law ClerkRose Law Group2010 - 2011
Law ClerkThe Goldwater Institute2008 - 2008
Law ClerkCantelme & Brown, PLC2006 - 2008
Association namePosition nameDuration
Defense Research InstituteN/A2012 - Present
Phoenix Law ReviewAdministrative Editor2010 - 2011
Phoenix Law ReviewStaff Editor2009 - 2010
Student Bar AssociationDelegateN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Swain v. Hicks, 330 P.3d 966We won. The Court of Appeals granted jurisdiction of the Special Action and found that trial court erred in considering our client's Veterans Administration disability benefits in calculating spousal maintenance award.
Volk v. Brame, 235 Ariz. 462 (2014)We won. The Court of Appeals held that trial court violated our client’s due process rights by insisting that he submit documents only, and not testify in order to confront mother's evidence.
Jensen v. Blomo, 1 CA-SA 14-0129We won and got a fee award. The Court of Appeals found that Father had notice of the UCCJEA action. The Court of Appeal also found Father's position unreasonable and awarded out client her fees.
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Phoenix Shool of LawLawJuris Doctorate2011
Arizona State UniversityHistory and AnthropologyBachelor of Interdiscipliary Studies2008
Speaking engagements
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