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Highly experienced business attorney and CPA.  Focus on the business transactional needs of privately held businesses, non-profit organizations and religious organizations.  Emphasis on contracts, commercial agreements, real estate transactions, buying & selling businesses, trademark licensing, corporate governance, corporate finance, endowments, fundraising and planned giving.  Very experienced with all types of business organizations including C and S corporations, LLCs, partnerships and nonprofits.


Licensed to practice law in Arizona and Michigan.  Offices in Phoenix, Arizona and Grand Rapids, Michigan.


Practice areas


  1. Wills: 50%
  2. Real Estate: 20%
    21 years
  3. Probate: 10%
  4. Business: 10%
    21 years
  5. Other: 10%
  6. More 



Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

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Contact info

2 North Central Avenue
Suite 1600
Phoenix, AZ, 85004


MIActive And In Good Standing201305/14/2016
AZActive 199503/29/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Business Editor, Arizona Law ReviewUniversity of Arizona College of Law1994
Outstanding Brief, Moot Court CompetitionUniversity of Arizona College of Law1992
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLaw Office of Daniel A. Packard, P.C.1997 - Present
AttorneyWaterfall, Economidis, Caldwell, Hanshaw & Villamana, PC1993 - 1996
Association namePosition nameDuration
State Bar of ArizonaN/AN/A
Maricopa County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
State Bar of MichiganN/AN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
Arizona Law ReviewAccountant's Liability for Aiding and Abetting Fraud under SEC Rule 10b-5N/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of ArizonaBusiness LawMaster of Business Administration (M.B.A.)1995
University of Arizona College of LawBusiness LawJuris Doctor (J.D.)1995
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Lay Leadership ConferenceLegal Responsibilities of Church Vestry Members2013
Planned Giving ConferenceFunding Future Ministry through Planned Giving2012
Diocesan ConventionApplications of Nonprofit Good Governance Principles to Religious Organizations2012
Diocesan ConventionEstablishing and Maintaining an Endowment for your Congregation2011