Cook & Cook

Over 40 years of Experience Handling Business, Estate Planning and Probate matters.

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Firm Overview

We advise existing and start-up companies and partnerships regarding various legal issues including taxation, conflicts, entity formation, licensing, real estate, trademark, copyright, succession, mediation, arbitration, and others.

Main Office

Main
40 N. Center St. #110
Mesa  AZ  85201

Phone
  • (480) 461-4660
Fax

Fees

Free Initial Consultation?

There is an initial consultation fee.

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

Arizona Single-Member LLC Formation: $575

Hourly Rates

$150 - $50

Office Information

Office Hours

8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Office Manager

Mary Lee Groce

Emergency After Hours

No

Languages Spoken

Yes, Swedish.

Is your firm willing to help a client with one discrete part of a case, without taking on the whole case?

Yes.

What are your policies about dividing work within the firm to make the process most cost-effective for the client?

Matters that require the expertise of a partner are handled by a partner. Matters that require the expertise of an associate are handled by an associate. Matters that are permitted to be handled by a paralegal are handled by a paralegal.

How frequently does your firm use mediation, arbitration, or collaborative law to resolve cases?

We use mediation and arbitration as required.

Does your firm provide pro bono legal services or otherwise participate in your community?

Yes.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

Our goal is for our clients to feel that they are treated fairly and that we are invested in their success.

What is your firm's point of view regarding clients educating themselves on legal issues?

We provide a website and blog through which people can educate themselves regarding various areas of the law.

Is your firm willing to review documents prepared by clients?

No.

Is your firm willing to coach clients who want to represent themselves?

No.

Douglas Cook

Douglas K. Cook has been certified as a tax law specialist by the Arizona State Bar Board of Legal Specialization since the inception of such certification in July of 1991. Before entering private practice in 1977 he served as senior trial attorney in the Office of Regional Counsel for the Internal Revenue Service in the Buffalo, New York and Phoenix, Arizona Districts.

Matters that require the expertise of a partner are handled by a partner. Matters that require the expertise of an associate are handled by an associate. Matters that are permitted to be handled by a paralegal are handled by a paralegal.

License
  • Bar Number:
    Arizona , 1977
Education
  • University of Utah
    JD , 1970

Steve Cook

Steve Cook handles various types of legal matters for existing and start-up companies. Prior to attending law school at Arizona State University, Steve worked as a web designer/software developer and helped create award-wining web-based applications. During his undergraduate studies at Brigham Young University, Steve and two others founded a digital advertising company that received over $1 million in venture capital. He is a member of the State Bar of Arizona.
License
  • Bar Number: 028576
    Arizona , 2011
Education
  • Arizona State University
    JD , 2010
  • Brigham Young University
    Bachelor of General Studies , 2006

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Articles Written

Arizona LLC Name Requirements

Created On: 09/10/2013

One of the most important steps in the organization of an Arizona LLC is choosing a name that complies with: (a) Arizona's LLC Act, (b) other Arizona laws, and (c) Federal Trademark and Service Mar

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