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Kari Jill Granville

Kari Jill Granville

also known as KJ Granville Minton

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About Me

Kari received her JD with Highest Pro Bono Distinction and a Certificate in Law, Science, and Technology.

Kari now splits her legal time between business and criminal clientele. "The business aspects allow me to help the people that I deal with to realize their dreams. The criminal side satisfies my need for everyone to have a voice in the legal system."


Languages Spoken: Italian, English

Practice Areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 80%
    9 years
  2. Corporate & Incorporation: 10%
    10 years
  3. Business: 10%



Hourly ($250/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

19 total 

  • Marci A Kratter

    I have worked with Kari on a number of cases. She is dedicated to her clients and works hard to ensure an excellent outcome. I am happy to endorse this lawyer.


    Marci Kratter Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Adam A Studnicki

    Ms. Granville is a valuable asset to this community. Her continuing dedication to the law and her clients is admirable.


    Adam Studnicki Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Granville Law, PLLC

5410 S Lakeshore Drive
Ste 102
Tempe, AZ, 85283


AZActive 200506/21/2013

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
TOP 10 in ArizonaAmerican Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys2015
Nation’s Top One PercentNational Association of Distinguished Counsel2015
Superb Rated AttorneyAVVO2015
Excellent Rated AttorneyAVVO2014
US Archery Team MemberUSA Archery2010
Shenk Award - Highest Combined Nation ScoresUSA Archery2009
Shenk Award - Highest Combined Nation ScoresUSA Archery2008
Toxophilite of the YearArizona State Archery Association2007
Western Region Coach of the YearN/A2006
Center for Law, Science, and Technology - Center Scholar AwardASU College of Law - Center for Law, Science, and Technology2004
Deans Award for Outstanding MeritASU College of Law2004
Mark Wilmer Endowment ScholarshipMark Wilmer Endowment2003
Gallagher & Kennedy Diversity Student Academic ScholarshipGallagher & Kennedy2002
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyGranville Law, PLLC2008 - Present
AttorneyThe Law Offices of Adrian P. Fontes,PLC2007 - 2008
AssociateLaw Office of Joan Jakel2005 - 2006
Legal InternTempe City Attorney's Office2004 - 2004
N/AArizona State University College of Law2004 - 2006
Legal InternArizona State Legislature, Legislative Council2002 - 2002
Legal InternUs Department Of Justice Immigration Courts2002 - 2003
Association NamePosition NameDuration
USA ArcheryBoard of Justice2014 - Present
Arizona State Archery AssociatioBoard Member2007 - 2012
USA ArcheryCollege Archery Program Chair2006 - 2007
Advocacy for the Arts - AZMember2005 - Present
State Bar of ArizonaMember2005 - Present
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Aggravated AssaultNOT GUILTY
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Publication NameTitleDate
Arizona State University Technoplis ProgramENTREPRENEUR’S GUIDE TO INNOVATION LAW2004
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of LawLaw - Certificate in Intellectual PropertyJD - Juris Doctor2004
Arizona State UniversityPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science2000
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Criminal JusticeCriminal Defense2015
The Legal ProfessionCriminal Defense2014
Moot Court Honor SocietyMoot Court Judge2014
ElectionsCommunity Involvement2014
Criminal JusticeCriminal Defense2014
Criminal JusticeCriminal Defense2013
Criminal JusticeCriminal Defense2012
Criminal JusticeCriminal Defense2011
Criminal JusticeCriminal Defense2010
Criminal JusticeCriminal Defense2009
The Legal ProfessionCriminal Defense2008
Business PlanningWhy Lawyers are Important... Even for the Little Guy2008
Attorneys and the Small CompanyWhy a Lawyer is Important... Even for the Little Guy2007
Advocacy for the ArtsAn Introduction to Things Creative People Need to Know2006