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Robert Sewell is a litigation attorney in Tempe, Arizona, practicing in the following areas:

• Commercial litigation
• Probate and trust litigation
• Collections

Mr. Sewell’s litigation experience involves cases in federal, state and administrative settings. He has also resolved disputes through mediation, arbitration, as well as bench and jury trials. Clients choose Mr. Sewell because of his reputation for success, his insight into the law, and his pragmatic approach to litigation and its costs.

Mr. Sewell has resolved disputes involving the following areas:

• Business
• Trusts
• Wills
• Probate
• Collections
• Real property
• Contracts
• Guardian and conservator
• Leases
• Foreclosures
• Title to real property


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Practice areas


  1. Real Estate: 34%
  2. Probate: 33%
  3. Litigation: 33%


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Ryan Lynn Jensen

    I endorse this lawyer without qualification. I know Robert to be highly skilled and fully dedicated to serving his clients in the best possible manner.


    Ryan Jensen Estate planning Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Timothy W Holt

    Bob is a very competent and knowledgeable attorney. I regularly refer clients to him for guardianship and other probate litigation. He is well respected around the courthouse and is adept at analyzing the strengths and weaknesses of a case. He is one of the best.


    Timothy Holt Estate planning Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Davis Miles McGuire Gardner, PLLC

40 E Rio Salado Pkwy, Ste 425
Tempe, AZ, 85281-9105


AZActive 200607/09/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top LawyersPhoenix Magazine2016
Southwest Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2015
Top Lawyers of ArizonaPhoenix Magazine2015
Southwest Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2014
Top Attorney--Real EstateNorth Valley Magazine2014
Top LawyersArizona Business Magazine2013
Clients' Choice AwardAVVO2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerDavis Miles, PLLC2006 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Gilbert Leadership ConferenceMember2013 - Present
Tempe Chamber of CommerceMember of Board of Directors2015 - 2016
American Inns of CourtPast Treasurer2007 - 2013
Journal of American ArbitrationEditor2004 - 2005
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State of Arizona v. DefendantsWon
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Publication nameTitleDate
Journal of American ArbitrationA Book Review—Law and Contemporary Problems: Mandatory Arbitration2005
JOURNAL OF AMERICAN ARBITRATIONNinth Circuit Court of Appeals Overrules its Decision in Duffield and Strengthens an Employer’s Use of Compulsory Arbitration in EEOC v. Luce, Forward Hamilton & Scripps2004
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Pennsylvania State UniversityN/AJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Guardianship, Conservatorship, Trusts, and Government Benefits for Those with Special NeedsGuardianship, Conservatorship, Trusts, and Government Benefits for Those with Special Needs2014
Caregivers ConferenceLegal Strategies for Caregivers2014
Arizona Society of Practicing AccountantsAccountant's Role in Probate and Trust Administration2014
Super SaturdayLegal Defenses2013
Super SaturdayLegal Defenses2012
Arizona Thurgood Marshall American Inn of CourtJurisdiction in the Internet Age, an Analysis of Holland v. Hurley2012