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We are an AV®   Preeminent (5.0 out of 5.0)-rated, commercial practice law firm offering a full range of services for large, medium and small businesses, both publicly-traded and privately owned, including banks, life insurance companies, commercial mortgage brokers, credit unions, aerospace and automobile manufacturers, homebuilders and real estate developers.


In particular, we emphasize: commercial real estate transactions and disputes; commercial real estate finance transactions; acquisitions and sales of businesses; limited liability companies and corporations; construction law; franchising; and wills & trusts.


We advise and solve problems for business owners, business buyers and sellers, commercial real estate lenders and borrowers, commercial real estate sellers and buyers, commercial real estate landlords and tenants, commercial construction contractors and subcontractors, design professionals, and franchisors and franchisees.


(NOTE: AV®  Preeminent (5.0 out of 5.0) is the HIGHEST RATING awarded to a law firm or a lawyer by Martindale-Hubbell National Legal Directory® and is the result of an extensive and confidential review by the attorney's peers in the legal community. The AV rating indicates "very high to preeminent legal ability" and demonstration of "the highest professional and ethical standards.")


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Practice areas


  1. Real Estate: 50%
    30 years
  2. Franchising: 20%
    24 years
  3. Business: 15%
    30 years
  4. Construction: 10%
    30 years
  5. Estate Planning: 5%
    22 years



Hourly ($320/hour), Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

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  • N Mark Kramoltz

    I referred an international client to Jeff. His work showed an attention to detail and an excellent command of the issues involved in that business and real estate related matter. I have absolute confidence recommending him to anyone seeking legal services.


    N Kramoltz Residential Attorney
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    I endorse this lawyer. As a fellow lawyer in the community Jeff is a pleasure to work with, is very competent and experienced.


    Michael St George Business Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Law Offices of Jeffrey A. Schoen, P.C.

333 North Dobson Road, Suite 5
Chandler, AZ, 85224-4412


AZActive 198606/02/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV® Preeminent (5.0 out of 5) rating (highest rating)Martindale-Hubbell National Legal Directory®2016
Best Business Law Firm - ArizonaAcquisition International Magazine2015
RecognizedLegal Leaders - Arizona's Top Rated Lawyers2015
RecognizedArizona's Finest Lawyers2015
RecognizedThe Heritage Registry of Who's Who™2015
RecognizedBar Register of Preeminent Lawyers®2015
Invited to join the faculty as an Adjunct ProfessorPhoenix School of Law2007
Judge, Client Counseling CompetitionArizona State University College of Law1998
Judge, Negotiation CompetitionArizona State University College of Law1997
Certificate of Master Instructor PilotUnited States Air Force, Air Training Command1982
Top Graduate, Class 78-21, Pilot Instructor Training SchoolUnited States Air Force, Air Training Command1978
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Founding ShareholderLaw Offices of Jeffrey A. Schoen, P.C.1994 - Present
PartnerPolese, Hiner & Nolan, P.A.1990 - 1994
Associate General CounselChase Bank of Arizona1989 - 1990
AssociateStorey & Ross, P.C.1986 - 1988
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Association of Franchisees & DealersMember, Steering Committee of LegaLine Council1995 - 1999
Maricopa County Bar AssociationMember1986 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1986 - Present
Arizona State BarMember1986 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
Arizona Journal of Real Estate & BusinessLegal Articles Contributor1996
National Mortgage BrokerA Primer on Commercial Real Estate Loans1996
Arizona Journal of Real Estate & BusinessA Primer on Commercial Loans1996
Arizona State Law JournalAirport Noise: How State and Local Governments Can Protect Airports from Urban Encroachment1986
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1986
Arizona State UniversityAeronautical TechnologyBS - Bachelor of Science1975
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Minimizing Engineering Liability ExposureUnderstanding (and Minimizing) Liability under Contract2012
Advanced LLC IssuesCurrent Updates and Emerging Trends2011
Minimizing Engineering Liability ExposureAvoiding Liability Under Contracts2008
Commercial Leases: How to Do Them Right!Commercial Leases2007
Real Estate Purchase and Sale TransactionsReal Estate Purchase and Sale Transactions2005
Negotiating, Drafting and Enforcing Commercial Leases in ArizonaCommercial Leases2005
Commercial Real Estate TransactionsCommercial Real Estate Transactions2005
Arizona Commercial Real Estate Transactions: From Listing to ClosingCommercial Real Estate Transactions2004
Commercial Leases: How to Do Them Right!Commercial Leases2003