Ronald Zack is a new shareholder/ partner in the DeConcini McDonald Yetwin Lacy, PC Law Firm. His legal focus is elder law and estate planning. He also practices in the areas of criminal defense and juvenile matters, such as representing parents accused of abuse or neglect. Ron is a member of the State Bars of Arizona and California, as well as the Central District of California Federal Court, and federal District Court of Arizona. Ron is also admitted to practice in Pascua Yaqui and Tohono O'dham Nations Tribal Courts.
As an attorney, Ron worked in medical malpractice defense in California. In Arizona, He has been a prosecutor and was an Assistant Attorney General representing Child Protective Services. he opened his own law firm in 2008. The Law Office of Ronald Zack dealt with unique and complex issues of estate planning and elder law. Ron Zack offered and still offers an array of legal services, with a focus on serving seniors.
Ron has a diverse background not only in law, but also in real estate, insurance, education, and nursing. Along with his Juris doctorate degree, Ron earned a Master of Arts degree in Linguistics and a Master of Science degree in Nursing Education. He maintains his nursing license and has been certified in Hospice and Palliative nursing.
This unique background not only cultivated his passion for the law, but also facilitates his holistic approach to his practice of law.
Ron is active in many volunteer organizations, including Wills for Heroes, and the Volunteer Lawyers Program. He is a member of the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association and American Association of Nurse Attorneys. Also, Ron volunteers on the Boards of directors of the following organizations: Wingspan, Twilight Wish Foundation, the Pima County Bar Association, the Funeral Consumers Alliance of Southern Arizona, Arizona Gerontological Nurse Association, and the Seneca Terrace HOA.
In 2012, Ron launched his own radio show, Law Review Radio, which addresses a variety of legal issues, often related to seniors. The weekly call-in show can be heard on KVOI AM1030 in Tucson or streaming on the Internet at KVOI.com. Law Review Radio airs every Sunday afternoon at 2pm, Arizona time.
Contact Ron at
520- 322-5000 office
Licensed since 2004
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|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|President’s Volunteer Service Award||Arizona Breastfeeding Coalition||2014|
|Shareholder / Partner||DeConcini McDonald Yetwin Lacy, P.C.||2014 - Present|
|Principal||Ronald Zack PLC||2008 - Present|
|Assistant Attorney General||Attorney General for the State of Arizona||2006 - 2008|
|Deputy County Attorney||Cochise County Attorney's Office||2006 - 2006|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Pima Council on Aging||Board of Directors||2012 - Present|
|Wingspan||Board of Directors||2011 - Present|
|Pima County Bar Association||Board of Directors||2011 - Present|
|Board of Arizona Gerentological Association||Vice President||2011 - Present|
|Funeral Consumers Alliance||President, Board of Directors||2011 - Present|
|National College of DUI Defense||Member||2009 - Present|
|Southern Arizona Estate Planning Council||Member||2009 - Present|
|Pima County Bar Association||Committee Member||2005 - Present|
|State Bar of Arizona||Member||2005 - Present|
|State Bar of California||Member||2004 - Present|
|In re XXXXXXXXXX||Obtained guardianship within same day.|
|State v. Gxxxxxxxxxxxx||Conviction set aside - granted new trial|
|Matter of Gxxxxxxxx||Able to stop distribution of retirement account to ex. Albe to recover funds ex had taken. All proceeds then distributed to rightful heirs.|
|Tucson Happenings||Killing Me Softly||2015|
|Tucson Happenings||Unwinding the Confusion Regarding Veteran Pension Benefits||2015|
|Tucson Happenings||Protecting Your Pet||2015|
|Tucson Happenings||Choosing Your Successor Trustee Agent or Executor||2015|
|The Writ (PCBA)||Transitioning to a New Practice Area or "We're not in Kansas Anymore, Toto"||2012|
|Western State Univ COL||N/A||law||N/A|
|Pacifica Senior Living Live Educational Series||Death is Not an Option: Legal Aspects of End of Life Care||2013|
|Funeral Consumer Alliance of Southern Arizona Annual Membership Meeting||Death is Not An Option: Advance Directives||2013|
|Elder Law and Estate Planning Workshop||Basic Estate Planning: What Happens If You Fail to Plan or Your Plan Fails||2013|
|Arizona Gerontological Nursing Association Annual Meeting||Legal Aspects of End of Life Are||2013|
|District 11 Candidates: State Legislative Canditates Forum||State Legislative Candidates Forum||2012|