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Russell Krone’s practice focuses on the transactional and litigation needs of businesses, professionals and other individuals in the areas of commercial/business law, real property and land use law, construction and development law, medical law, alternative dispute resolution, and professional liability. He has acted as general counsel to public corporations and regularly represents businesses from start-ups to well established companies in a wide variety of industries including manufacturing, aviation, medical services, engineering, real estate development, software development and licensing, entertainment, trade shows and hospitality, bars and restaurants and construction. Mr. Krone also acts as a neutral in arbitration, mediation and insurance appraisals.

Mr. Krone helps his clients navigate the issues they face, attempting to avoid or resolve disputes before they lead to litigation. However, when litigation cannot be avoided, as an accomplished trial lawyer and a skillful negotiator who is dedicated to quality work, Mr. Krone provides cost-effective representation to achieve optimal result for his clients.


Practice areas


  1. Business: 70%
    22 years
  2. Real Estate: 25%
    22 years
  3. Land Use & Zoning: 3%
    22 years
  4. Construction: 2%
    22 years


Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

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  • Michael Andrew Fleishman

    I have worked on a number of cases over the years with Russ. He is personable, diligent, eminently reasonable, has unquestioned integrity and always seems interested in getting a matter settled in a practical way.


    Michael Fleishman Foreclosure Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Joseph W Watkins

    Russ is one of the best attorneys I know in the business arena. I've recommended Russ as both a mediator and an umpire in property damage cases. He is been able to navigate the issues professionally and creatively.


    Joseph Watkins Personal injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Thompson Krone, P.L.C.

4601 E Ft. Lowell Rd
Suite 109
Tucson, AZ, 85712

Thompson Krone, P.L.C.

2400 E. Arizona Biltmore Circle
Suite 1140
Phoenix, AZ, 85016



AZActive 199404/28/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Magna Cum Laude GraduateUniversity of Arizona College of Law1994
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing MemberThompson Krone, P.L.C.2004 - Present
PartnerLeonard Felker Altfeld Greenberg & Battaile, P.C.1994 - 2004
Association namePosition nameDuration
Arizona State Bar, Business Law Section, Publications CommitteeManaging Editor2012 - Present
State Bar of Arizona, Committee on Recommended Jury Instructions (civil)Member at Large2004 - 2005
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
PLM Tax Certificate Program 1991-1992, L.P. v. Denton Investments, Inc., 195 Ariz. 210, 986 P.2d 243 (App. 1999)Won appeal finding tax lien had not attached to property
Goodhue v. Catalina Mortgage Company, 76 Fed.Appx 781, 2003 WL 22017524 (C.A. 9 (Ariz.)Affiirmed partial judgment, revesed in part for factual findings on fraud claim, then settled
Goodman v. City of Tucson, 2007 WL 5613515 (Ariz. App. 2007)Won appeal reversing Board of Adjustment determination
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Publication nameTitleDate
Arizona State Bar Business Section NewsletterGetting Out: Basic Exit Strategies for Small Start-Ups2013
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Arizona College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1994
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Continuing Legal Education SeminarThe A to Z of Defending Registrar of Contractors Complaints2006
Continuing Legal Education SeminarBuying & Selling a Business: Mastering the Basics2004