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Kent S Berk

Practice areas:

Probate, Real Estate, Elder Law

About Me

Berk Law Group, P.C.. is a Scottsdale, Arizona law firm of experienced lawyers committed to vigorous and tenacious representation, customer service, attention to detail, creativity, and integrity.  Our litigation attorneys handle virtually all types of disputes, including estate, probate, trust, elder law, vulnerable adult, real estate, property, personal injury and insurance.  We treat you the way that we would expect to be treated by an estate attorney.  That means we fight hard for you to protect your interests.  We treat you with dignity.  Our fees are fair.  We are available when you need us.  Our attorneys passionately focus on solving your goals and meeting your needs.


Berk Law Group, PC


 


Estate, Probate and Will Disputes


 


Elder Law


 


Real Estate Disputes

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

  1. Real Estate: 40%
    22 years
  2. Probate: 40%
    11 years
  3. Elder Law: 20%
    11 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($100-340/hour), Contingent (10-40%), Retainer (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Allison Elizabeth Evans

    I endorse this lawyer. I have been involved in a number of trust/estate litigation matters with Mr. Berk and his firm, the Berk Law Group. I have always found Kent to be a professional and reasonable attorney to work with, but also a strong and dedicated advocate for his clients.

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    Allison Evans Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • John R Fitzpatrick

    I endorse this lawyer. I have known Kent for a number of years. I have tremendous respect for his knowledge and capabilities. He's top tier.

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    John Fitzpatrick Trusts Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Berk Law Group, P.C.

14220 N. Northsight Boulevard
Suite 135
Scottsdale, AZ, 85260

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
AZActive 199305/23/2015
COInactive199308/07/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2014
Attorney of the MonthAttorney at Law Magazine2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
President-AttorneyBerk Law Group, P.C. fka Berk & Moskowitz, P.C.1996 - Present
AssociateO'Connor Cavanagh Anderson Westover Killingsworth1993 - 1996
Law ClerkChief Judge, United States District Court, Colorado1992 - 1993

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysMember2013 - 2013
Arizona Mortgage Lenders AssociationMember/Director2009 - 2012
American Bar AssociationMember1999 - Present
State Bar of ArizonaMember1993 - Present
Maricopa County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Scottsdale Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Sage v. Blagg Appraisal Co.Won - unanimous decision at AZ Court of Appeals

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
BlogTrust and Financial Exploitation2014
Tulane Law ReviewMercy Killing and the Slayer Rule: Should the Legislatures Change Something?1992

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Tulane University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor (Magna Cum Laude/Order of the Coif)1992
Arizona State UniversityFinanceBS - Bachelor of Science1988
Arizona State UniversityBusinessBS - Bachelor of Science1988

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
State Bar of Arizona, Sole Practitioner/Small Firm SectionFinancial Exploitation under Arizona's Adult Protective Services Act2015
Maricopa County Bar AssociationFinancial Exploitation under Arizona's Adult Protective Services Act2015
Estate Planning Pitfalls to Avoid – from the Litigator’s PerspectiveEstate Planning Pitfalls to Avoid – from the Litigator’s Perspective2014
Real Estate Industry Partners ConferenceAnti-Deficiency Laws2010
Arizona Real Estate Industry Partners ConferenceAnti-Deficiency Laws2009

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