A Half Century of Service
to Our Clients and Our Community
Since our founding in 1960, the Arizona law firm of Sacks
Tierney has resolved our
problems with a
combination of talent,
creativity, professionalism and
Our 30 skilled
Super Lawyers® selectees, 10 Best Lawyers picks, and 18 Martindale-Hubbell A-V
Sacks Tierney offers sophisticated
services for public and private companies and Arizona individuals
Read about the firm's founding and growth
Tierney has a half-century tradition of community
article archive contains practical
information on a variety of legal topics.
Valuable Legal Services
Sacks Tierney serves Arizona
businesses and entrepreneurs in
such areas as commercial litigation, construction, loan workouts, real estate law,
business transactions, taxation, bankruptcy and
To this core of
legal services Sacks Tierney has
added an array of niche
practices in Indian law, banking law, commercial and public finance, healthcare law,
water and natural resources, private and public school law, and
intellectual property law.
meet our clients' needs for
personal legal services, we
offer valuable expertise in
estate planning, probate, guardianship and conservatorship, criminal
defense and family law.
tradition is excellence. Sacks
Tierney is privileged to have
among its attorneys those who
have reached the height of
professional excellence and are
recognized for the highest
levels of skill and integrity.
We have been uncompromising in
our search for the highest
caliber legal talent,
solidifying our investment in
our future and our clients'
Sacks Tierney is
an ideal law firm for
individuals, entrepreneurs and
corporate decision-makers who
value excellence in legal skill
and responsiveness and who
respect our firm-wide values of:
effectiveness and unyielding
addressing our clients'
challenges and goals;
honesty, integrity and
respect for the individual;
creativity and innovation;
performance that exceeds
a refusal to sacrifice
quality for financial gain.
member of the distinguished
international law firm
Meritas™, we offer the
worldwide breadth of knowledge that is normally found only in the largest
international firms. Meritas is an integrated, non-profit alliance of more than
170 independent commercial law firms located in over 60 countries. Meritas firms
are pre-selected for quality, receive peer review and, like Sacks Tierney, are
committed to providing responsive and cost-effective service.
Ryan House chairman
Matt Winter speaks at the charity's 2014 Community Breakfast at the
Arizona Biltmore. The event attracted nearly 500 supporters.
An Arizona native, our newest
attorney provides coordinated estate planning and business planning services and
is passionate about animal rescue and care.
The American Subcontractors
Association of Arizona has named Sacks Tierney its "2013-14 Outstanding
Associate Member Firm."
Judy Dworkin: Newly Named Fellow of the
American Bar Foundation
Sacks Tierney's managing
shareholder joins colleagues David Tierney and Patty Ferguson among the fewer
than 150 Arizona attorneys accepted.
Contractors Beware: Major Changes in the ROC Complaint Process
explains, from the moment a complaint is filed, virtually every step in the
ROC's investigative and citation process has changed.
Crowdfunding Signals a New Era in Equity Investment
discusses new opportunities for closely held companies to solicit investment
from the general public.
Planning Concepts in Light of the American Taxpayer Relief Act
Phoebe Moffatt's October 11 State Bar CLE presentation provides a
cutting-edge look at estate planning in the wake of the 2013 federal law.
Sacks Tierney is seeking attorneys, in a broad range of practice areas, who have
more than five years of practice experience and a desire to expand their
practice. Strong academic credentials are required.
Attorneys are invited to send a résumé and cover letter to
send a confidential fax to our Recruiting Coordinator
For more information, visit
Best Law Firms®: Sacks Tierney earns a Tier 1 ranking in Commercial
Litigation, Healthcare Law and Construction Litigation for 2014.
Super Lawyers®: Sacks Tierney 2014 selectees are
Sharon Shively and
David Tierney ...
selectees are Bryan Gottfredson and
Best Lawyers in America®: