We are an AVPreeminent (5.0 out of 5.0)-rated, commercial practice law firm offering... more
We are an AVPreeminent (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: c... view profile
Richard Cruz, a native of Phoenix, Arizona, earned a B.A. degree with honors in 1995... more
Richard Cruz, a native of Phoenix, Arizona, earned a B.A. degree with honors in 1995 from the University of California, Irvine. Mr. Cruz earned his J.D. from the Arizona State University School of Law. His law education included trips abroad to Cambridge, England and Geneva, Switzerland. During the pursuit of his educational credentials, Mr. Cruz worked as a clerk for the U.S. District Cour... view profile
No good thing ever happens in court. Most lawyers won't tell you this. When a new... more
No good thing ever happens in court. Most lawyers won't tell you this. When a new client comes to my office, I do everything in my power to convince them not to involve attorneys. I do not relish helping grownups fight over toys in a sandbox. If I am told, "It's the principal," I ask a prospective client please to articulate said principal. Nine times out of ten, they cannot do so. For t... view profile
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