McCabe O'Donnell A Professional Association

McCabe O'Donnell A Professional Association

The scope of the firm's practice includes corporate, tax, real estate, partnership, probate and estate planning, lending, commercial litigation, creditor rights and bankruptcy.

Firm Overview

The firm's clients consist of families, closely held businesses, and professional organizations including manufacturing companies, banks, institutional lenders, real estate sales and development companies, contractors, transportation companies, government agencies and other concerns, of local, national and international scope.

McCabe O'Donnell is a member of Martindale-Hubbell's Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers.
Main Office
Main Office
3101 N. Central Avenue Suite 700
Phoenix  AZ  85012
  • 602-264-0800 Ext 119
  • 602-274-0146
Real Estate
McCabe O'Donnell A Professional Association will represent your Real Estate legal matters.
Practice Areas:
-Estate Planning and Probate
-Tax and Estate Planning for Significant Estates
-General Business and Tax Practice
-Real Estate
-Tax, Trust and Commercial Litigation

Joseph I. McCabe

ISLN: 905054009
Managing Partner

Practice Areas:
Taxation; Estate Planning; Real Estate Finance Law and Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Trusts; Probate

Admitted:1967, Iowa and Illinois; 1968, Arizona and U.S. Tax Court; 1977, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit and U.S. Supreme Court; 1982, U.S. Claims Court

Law School:University of Iowa, J.D., with High Distinction

Member:Illinois State and Iowa State Bar Associations; State Bar of Arizona; American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Biography:Note Editor, Iowa Law Review; Order of the Coif; Omicron Delta Kappa; Beta Alpha Psi., 1966-1967. Certified Public Accountant, Illinois, 1964. President, Central Arizona Estate Planning Council, 1976-1977.

Birthplace: Taylorville, Illinois
  • University of Iowa
    J.D., with High Distinction

Kathleen M. O'Donnell

ISLN: 904729021

Practice Areas:
Estate Planning; Real Estate Law; Taxation Law; Partnerships Law; Trusts and Estates

Admitted:1978, Arizona; 1979, U.S. Tax Court and U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 1982, U.S. Claims Court; 1993, California

Law School:St. Louis University, J.D., cum laude; New York University, LL.M., in Taxation

Member:State Bar of Arizona; State Bar of California.

Biography:Phi Beta Kappa.

Birthplace:St. Louis, Missouri
  • St. Louis University
    Juris Doctorate, cum laude
  • New York University
    LL.M. in Taxation

Jerry W. Lawson

ISLN: 905585701

Practice Areas:
Real Estate Finance Law; Real Estate Law; Creditors Rights Law; Foreclosures

Admitted:1961, Iowa and Arizona

Law School:University of Arizona, LL.B.

Member:Scottsdale and Iowa State Bar Associations; State Bar of Arizona.
Phi Beta Kappa.

Birthplace:Council Bluffs, Iowa
  • University of Arizona

Clifford J. Roth

ISLN: 901984102

Practice Areas:
Commercial Litigation; Probate and Trust Litigation; Civil Litigation; Bankruptcy Law

Admitted: 1980, Arizona and U.S. District Court, District of Arizona; 1983, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 1990, U.S. Supreme Court

Law School: University of California School of Law at Los Angeles, J.D.

Member: Maricopa County and American Bar Associations (Member, Litigation and Tort and Insurance Practice Sections); State Bar of Arizona (Member, Trial Practice and Intellectual Property Sections).

Biography: Phi Kappa Phi. Article Editor, UCLA Law Review, 1979-1980. Law Clerk to Judge Valdemar A. Cordova, U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, 1980-1982. Associate-Partner, Winston & Strawn, 1982-1989. Partner, Johnston Maynard Grant and Parker, P.L.C., 1989-1997.

Birthplace: Albuquerque, New Mexico

Cases: Owens v. M.E. Schepp L.P., 218 Ariz. 222, 182 P.3d 664 (2008); Gilbert v. Ben-Asher, 900 F.2d 1407 (9th Cir. 1990); Jepson v. New, 164 Ariz. 265, 792 P.2d 728 (1990); Gilbert v. Board of Medical Examiners, 155 Ariz. 169, 745 P.2d (App. 1987).
  • University of California School of Law at Los Angeles
    Juris Doctorate