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John A Schill

About me

John Schill has handled many high profile cases which have been covered by the local and national news media. He has been interviewed and has appeared on Fox News, CNN, Inside Edition, Nancy Grace, HLN and every local news channel including Univision. In addition, his cases have been covered by CNN, MSNBC, TIME, Newsweek, The New York Time, The Los Angles Times, The Huffington Post and USA Today.


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Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 40%
    25 years, 500 cases
  2. Divorce: 30%
  3. Criminal Defense: 20%
    25 years, 500 cases
  4. Chapter 7: 10%
    17 years, 1 thousand cases



Retainer (always), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Judd S Nemiro

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    Judd Nemiro Divorce and separation Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Michael Stephen Pittman

    I endorse John, his skills and professionalism are beyond anything I have seen before. I would recommend him if you are looking for a good attorney to help you with your case.


    Michael Pittman DUI and DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

Contact info

The Schill Law Group

8700 East Via De Ventura
Suite 210
Scottsdale, AZ, 85258


AZActive 199804/16/2016
SCGood Standing199507/03/2016
UTAdministrative - Not authorized to practice200207/14/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
25 Years of PracticeMartindale-Hubbell2016
Top 100 Criminal Defense Lawyers in ArizonaThe American Society of Legal Advocates2015
Best of 2015Thumbtack2015
Top 100 DUI Attorneys in ArizonaThe National Advocacy for DUI Defense2015
10 Best DUI Attorneys for ArizonaAmerican Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys2015
Client Distinction AwardMartindale-Hubbell2015
Lead Counsel Rated for Criminal Law - State Felony & MisdemeanorLead Counsel2015
Client Choice Award DUIAvvo2014
Top 100 DUI Attorneys in ArizonaNational Advocacy for DUI Defense2014
Accredited BusinessBetter Business Bureau2014
Accredited BusinessBetter Business Bureau2013
Clienit Choice Award BankruptcyAvvo2013
Client Choice Award DUIAvvo2013
Client Choice Award Criminal DefenseAvvo2013
20 Year Anniversary AwardMartindale-Hubbell2011
Army Commendation MedalUS Army1994
Somalia Service MedalUnited Nations1994
Army Commendation MedalUS Army1994
Parachustist BadgeUnited States Army1992
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerThe Schill Law Group2012 - Present
Managing PartnerRowe Baldwin and Schill2010 - 2012
AttorneyHaines Kreiger and Baldwin2009 - 2010
AttorneyPhillips & Associates Law Firm1996 - 2009
AttorneyBrooks Law Firm1994 - 1996
AttorneyUnited States Army1991 - 1994
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysN/A2010 - Present
State Bar of ArizonaN/A1998 - Present
South Carolina BarN/A1996 - Present
Nebraska State Bar AssociationN/A1991 - Present
Phi Delta Phi legal fraternityN/A1990 - Present
Pi Kappa Alpha FraternityN/A1984 - Present
Arizona Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A2008 - 2009
Maricopa County Bar AssociationN/A1998 - 1999
Richland County Bar AssociationN/A1996 - 1997
American Bar AssociationN/A1991 - 1992
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Seymour v. Maricopa County and Joseph ArpaioJury Verdict for Plaintiff $750,000.00
Mota v. Gonzales and Yellow Freight SystemsSettlement $2,300,000.00
Kaylor v. BrowningWon on Appeal
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
US Army Airborne SchoolN/AN/A1992
US Army JAG SchoolN/AN/A1991
Creighton University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
Creighton UniversityAccountingBachelor of Science in Business Administration1988
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
PAC911 Animal Cruelty SymposiumAnimal Cruelty/Animal Crimes2015
Press Conference on Green Acre case, and Animla Cruelty ChargesAnimal Cruelty2014
Mogadishu, SomaliaRules of Engagment1993