Kevin T. Ahern P.C.

About

Kevin T. Ahern P.C.

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Practice Confined To

  • Mediation
  • Arbitration
  • Neutral Case Evaluation
  • Special Master
  • Discovery Master
  • Insurance Appraisal Umpire

Substantive Case Experience In

  • Construction
  • Real Estate Transactions/Litigation
  • Commercial Transactions/Litigation
  • Contract Disputes
  • Professional Liability
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Accounting Malpractice
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Employment
  • Partnership/LLC Disputes
  • Title/Escrow/Boundary Disputes
  • Trust and Estates Litigation
  • Commercial Torts

MEDIATION STYLE

Mr. Ahern has a highly evaluative mediation process utilizing neutral case evaluation and confidential pre­mediation caucuses to prepare for success at mediation.

BIOGRAPHICAL

During his 39 years of litigation, trial and transactional work, Mr. Ahern has handled a broad spectrum of business, corporate, partnership, commercial, employment, brokerage, licensing, fiduciary, and commercial tort litigation. Mr. Ahern has extensive practice and mediation experience in complex multi­party cases involving corporation, partnership, LLC and other types of business relationship disputes, real estate transaction and development disputes, fiduciary duties, legal malpractice, accounting malpractice, engineering and design professional malpractice, commercial torts, lending disputes, securities, and commercial and residential construction defects.

EDUCATION

  • Arizona State University College of Law, J.D. 1977
  • University of Arizona, B.A., Public Law/Government, with High Distinction, 1973
  • Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

Mr. Ahern was admitted to practice by the Arizona State Bar in 1977. He is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell and is certified as a specialist in real estate law by the Arizona Board of Legal Specialization.

RECOGNITIONS

  • Inducted into the National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals, 2011
  • Recognized in 2008, 2009, 2010 as a “Southwest Super Lawyer” in the field of mediation
  • Named one of Arizona’s Finest Lawyers, 2011-2015
  • Named one of Arizona’s Top Rated Lawyers, 2012 and 2013 (Alternative Dispute Resolution and Arbitration)

RATES

Hourly for all preparation, travel, pre­mediation caucuses and mediation time, plus expenses, $400 per hour (in Arizona); $500 per hour (out of state)

STATEWIDE PRACTICE

Mr. Ahern serves attorneys and clients throughout Arizona and he welcomes engagements in all 15 Arizona counties.

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