Firm Overview

The Law Firm of Deason Garner & Hansen was established when Yuma native, Mr. Larry Deason, began practicing law in Yuma shortly after graduating from law school in 1968. In 1991, after practicing law for about 20 years, Mr. Deason began practicing exclusively in the area of Estate Planning law. In 2011, Mr. Shawn Garner joined the firm, having previously established a very successful litigation practice. In 2013, Mr. Garner became a partner of the law firm and the Deason Law Firm became the Deason Garner Law Firm. In 2014, Mr. Adam Hansen began his role in the firm as a licensed attorney and in 2019 the firm became Deason Garner & Hansen.

During its long history, Deason Garner & Hansen has established itself as the premier law firm in all matters regarding Wills, Trusts, Probate, Trust Administration, Medicaid, and Estate Planning in the Yuma Community. Deason Garner & Hansen has been recognized year after year as being voted Yuma's Best Law Firm. Deason Garner & Hansen continues to build lifelong relationships that span generations.

Main Office

Main Office
6024 E 32nd Street
Yuma AZ 85365


(928) 783-4575


(928) 343-9586


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Office Information

Languages Spoken

English, Spanish

Estate Planning


Shawn Garner

Deason Garner Law Firm

Shawn Garner is the managing partner of the Deason Garner Law Firm. He graduated from the University of Kentucky Law School in Lexington, Kentucky. He has experience working in various litigation areas of law and transitioned to Estate Planning and Elder Law in 2011. He enjoys working with families who need help qualifying for Long-Term Care (Medicaid), Planning their estate using a Living Trust or a Will, and navigating the perils of Probate Court. You will find Mr. Garner's monthly article in the Yuma Sun highlighting current Estate Planning strategies. He is a featured presenter in the firm's Monthly Estate Planning Seminars along with public seminars covering various aspects of Estate Planning, Long-Term Care Planning, and Veteran's Planning.


Bar Number: 026612
Arizona, 2008

Adam Hansen

Deason Garner Law Firm

Mr. Hansen is a partner of the Deason Garner Law Firm. He graduated from Arizona Summit Law School in Phoenix, Arizona in less than two and a half years. He has experience working in Civil Litigation, Contract Law and Bankruptcy which gives him a unique perspective of how his clients can avoid the turmoil and headache of court. He is a featured presenter in the firm's monthly Estate Planning Seminars. He is an active member of the community in various organizations including the Boy Scouts of America and Youth Capture-the-Flag Football leagues.


Bar Number: 031505
Arizona, 2014

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