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REAL ESTATE LAW UPDATE: July, 2018
Is There A New Trend In Residential Real Estate Transactions?

July 23, 2018

by Nathan Hannah

I’m reluctant to pick anything out of the news to write about these days because I find so much of what’s in the news to be neither entertaining nor enlightening. Maybe I’m just starting to get tired of summer already. Real estate prices seem to be on the rise again. I’m hopeful that the problems […]

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Tax Law Special Report: June 2018
Why Can’t There Be More Opportunities for Tax-Advantaged Savings?

June 25, 2018

by Nathan Hannah

I have previously presented the following question to you, my loyal readers: should the income earned on savings be exempt from income tax regardless of the purpose of the savings? I think so, and I’m not alone, but the idea doesn’t seem to have gained much traction, yet. Under the federal tax code, there are […]

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Shareholder James Susa Article Published in Current Edition of Journal of State Taxation

June 18, 2018

by Veronica Reese

DeConcini McDonald Yetwin & Lacy, PLC is pleased to announce the publication of Shareholder James M. Susa’s article entitled “Taxation On The Reservation – Post Script.”  The article, co-authored by Tucson Attorney, Elise S. Pecchenino, provides an overview of the taxation of Native American tribes on reservation land.   The article is featured in the […]

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ESTATE PLANNING LAW REPORT: May, 2018
A Primer On How To Make A Will, Including A Holographic Will

May 21, 2018

by Nathan Hannah

Arizona law requires that a will be in writing, signed by the testator and by two witnesses. A will that does not comply with those requirements can nevertheless be valid if the signature and the material provisions are in the handwriting of the person making the will (that’s the “testator”). A will that is handwritten […]

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DeConcini McDonald Yetwin & Lacy Attorneys Recognized in 2018 Edition of Super Lawyers®

May 11, 2018

by Veronica Reese

TUCSON (May 2018)  Shareholders Jody A. Corrales and James M. Susa have been recognized in the 2018 Southwest Super Lawyer® list of top rated attorneys. Jody Corrales has been honored as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers® for the past six consecutive years in the areas of Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law.  She is Board […]

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ESTATE PLANNING LAW REPORT: April, 2018
If A Rescue Organization Presents You With An Adoption Contract For A Pet, I Suggest You Read It Carefully

April 28, 2018

by Nathan Hannah

Reading a blog post about pet rescuers, I came across a link to an adoption contract. It’s a contract that is intended for use between a pet rescue organization and individuals adopting pets from the organization. The contract includes this provision (the typos are in the original as I found it): It is agreed that […]

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Article Authored by Attorney Susa Published in Journal of State Taxation

December 8, 2017

by Veronica Reese

DeConcini McDonald Yetwin & Lacy, PLC is pleased to announce the publication of attorney James M. Susa’s article entitled “Arizona Revises Tax Incentive Program: Does an Incentive Still Exist to Do Urban Infill Development?”  Susa’s article is featured in the 2017 winter edition of the CCH Journal of State Taxation. A copy of this article […]

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DeConcini McDonald Yetwin & Lacy, P.C.
Shareholder John C. Lacy Awarded Medal of Merit

December 3, 2017

by Veronica Reese

The law firm of DeConcini McDonald Yetwin & Lacy is pleased and proud to announce shareholder John C. Lacy is a recipient of the Mining Foundation of the Southwest’s Medal of Merit. The honor was bestowed at the 35th Annual American Mining Hall of Fame Awards Banquet and Fundraiser held on December 2, 2017. John […]

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8 DeConcini McDonald Yetwin & Lacy Attorneys Honored By Their Peers

September 11, 2017

by Veronica Reese

The Law Firm of DeConcini McDonald Yetwin & Lacy, P.C. is proud to announce that seven of their attorneys were recently selected by their peers to be included in the 24th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©.  The following attorneys were named: John C. Lacy – Communications. Energy, Mining, and Natural Resources Law John […]

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Nathan Hannah Chosen as a 2017 Top Pro Bono Attorney

May 22, 2017

by Veronica Reese

DeConcini McDonald Yetwin & Lacy, P.C. is proud to announce that Nathan B. Hannah has been selected by the Arizona Foundation for Legal Services & Education as one of the recipients of the 2017 Top Pro Bono Attorneys in Arizona award. This award, established in 2001, recognizes attorneys who have tirelessly given their time and skills to […]

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Margo Casselman receives 2017 DeConcini McDonald Yetwin & Lacy Academic Achievement Award

May 15, 2017

by Veronica Reese

For over 30 years DMYL has been recognizing academic achievement by a U of A law school student.  The DMYL Award recognizes the student with the highest academic achievement over the course of their three years at the UA James E. Rogers College of Law.  This year’s award was presented at the College of Law Graduation […]

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DeConcini McDonald Yetwin & Lacy Announces Shareholders honored in Southwest Super Lawyers

April 20, 2017

by Veronica Reese

TUCSON (April, 2017) DeConcini McDonald Yetwin & Lacy, P.C. is pleased to announce attorneys James M. Susa and Jody A. Corrales have been selected in the 2017 Super Lawyers list of top rated attorneys. This will be Attorney Susa’s third time to be honored as a Southwest Super Lawyer. His practice is concentrated in the […]

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Attorney Jody Corrales to Present at Tucson Chapter-Federal Bar Association’s Civil Seminar

April 10, 2017

by Veronica Reese

The Law Offices of DeConcini McDonald Yetwin & Lacy is pleased to announce attorney Jody Corrales will be co-presenting at the Federal Bar Association- Tucson Chapter’s 2017 Civil Seminar held April 20, 2017. Ms. Corrales will be a panelist discussing how access to justice is promoted in the District of Arizona through the Court’s pro […]

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The Community Foundation for Southern Arizona selects Barry M. Corey for Buddy Amos Founders Award

March 10, 2017

by Veronica Reese

The law firm of DeConcini McDonald Yetwin & Lacy is proud to announce that shareholder Barry M. Corey was selected by the Community Foundation of Southern Arizona as the 2017 recipient of the Buddy Amos Founders Award. The award is presented to an individual, couple, or family that helped found a nonprofit organization and has […]

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John C. Lacy Receives Professional Achievement Award

March 9, 2017

by Veronica Reese

The law firm of DeConcini McDonald Yetwin & Lacy is pleased and proud to announce that shareholder John C. Lacy was selected as a recipient of the University of Arizona Alumni Association Professional Achievement Award for his prominence in his field. Joined by his wife, Terry Lacy, and several members of the firm, Mr. Lacy accepted […]

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DeConcini McDonald Yetwin & Lacy, P.C. Attorney James M. Susa Receives Arizona Society of CPAs Life Membership

March 6, 2017

by Veronica Reese

The law firm of DeConcini McDonald Yetwin & Lacy, P.C. is honored to announce shareholder attorney James M. Susa will be recognized by the Arizona Society of CPAs with Life Membership for his many contributions to the Society and the CPA profession. The award will be presented at the Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon on […]

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