PeopleMatthew K. Donovan
Matthew K. Donovan

Matthew K. Donovan

PeopleMatthew K. Donovan

  • University of California Hastings College of the Law (J.D., 1993)
    • American Jurisprudence Award: Corporate Law
  • University of California at Davis (B.S., Agricultural and Managerial Economics, high honors, 1990)

  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Arizona
    • Certified Estate and Trust Law Specialist
  • Maricopa County (Arizona) Bar Association
  • Stanislaus County (California) Bar Association
  • Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants (2001-2013)
  • Arizona Captive Insurance Association
  • Denver Estate Planning Council

  • "When Your Client Sells the Family Business to a Child," Author, WealthManagement.com (April 26, 2018)
  • "Does Everyone Need a South Dakota Trust?" Author, JDSupra Business Advisory (April 29, 2014)
  • "Estate Tax Portability – Nothing is Easy," Author, JDSupra Business Advisor (April 28, 2014)

  • Top 50 Pro Bono Attorneys in Arizona, Arizona Foundation for Legal Services & Education (2010)

  • Scottsdale Artists' School, 2014 President (2011-2017)
  • Volunteer Lawyers Program (2008-present)
  • Tax & Legal Seminar - Professional Advisory Committee (2004-2012)
  • Phoenix Children's Hospital Leadership Circle (2006-2009)
  • Social Venture Partners (2005-2008)
  • Boys & Girls Club, Board Member (2003-2005)

  • CFG Business Solutions, LLC, Business Consultant (2002-2007)
  • Greenberg Traurig, LLP, Associate (2000-2002)
  • Action Performance Companies, Inc., Vice President of Business and Legal Affairs (1997-2000)
  • Arthur Andersen, LLP, Accountant (1993-1997)

  • Arizona
  • California
  • Colorado

  • Supreme Court of Arizona
  • Supreme Court of California
  • Supreme Court of Colorado