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Jonathan Frutkin brings multiple talents and areas
of expertise to each client engagement. As the General Counsel for Doceus, Inc.,
the leading provider of Internet software for associations and non-profits,
Jonathan was responsible for all the legal issues that faced the company.
Jonathan jointly developed a comprehensive employee training program with the
Human Resources Department, created contract templates for client engagements
including guidelines for the sales team to streamline contract negotiations,
negotiated debt and equity financings and completed the eventual sale of the
company. He also served as Chief Operating Officer during the period when Doceus
was recognized as the 18th fastest growing company in the Mid-Atlantic region by
Techway magazine.

Jonathan has also served as the Managing Partner of an
area development company for a national franchise chain. In this capacity, he
was responsible for raising capital and negotiating an agreement with the chain.
Jonathan also served as an Associate at the Cleveland law firm of Kahn,
Kleinman, Yanowitz and Arnson, a practice nationally recognized for its work
with entrepreneurs, private and public companies. While at Kahn, Kleinman, he
was responsible for completing the acquisition of a major regional competitor
for his public company client, and also the completion of a large private
placement for an Internet startup. He was one of the founding members of the
firm’s Cyberlaw specialty group.

He also worked as a prosecutor in
Virginia while in law school, responsible for hundreds of criminal cases. At one
point, he was handling the entire misdemeanor docket for the county. Jonathan is
a member of the bars of both the District of Columbia and Arizona.

Jonathan’s other experiences include working as a food service manager
for a regional theme park, campaign manager for several state and federal
campaigns, and a professional poker player. He served on the Presidents Council
of the Higher Achievement Program and the Public Affairs Committee for the DC
Board of Trade. Jonathan graduated from the University of Virginia law school.
He and his wife Tara have two young sons, Alexander and Samuel.


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Practice areas


  1. Business: 50%
    18 years
  2. Bankruptcy: 50%
    18 years, 500 cases

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Contact info

The Frutkin Law Firm, PLC

15205 N Kierland Blvd.
Suite. 200
Scottsdale, AZ, 85254

15205 N. Kierland Blvd
Suite 200
Scottsdale, AZ, 85254



AZActive 200806/02/2015
DCActive 200311/29/2015
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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
Rising StarArizona Super Lawyer2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Virginia School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1998
American UniversityCommunications, Law, Economics & GovernmentBA - Bachelor of Arts1993
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Arizona State Bar ConventionBankruptcy2012
Continued Legal EducationLaw Review CLE - Speaker2010
Continued Legal Education“Down & Dirty CLE” - Featured Speaker2010
Continued Legal EducationMaricopa County Bar Association, Paralegal Division - Featured Speaker2009