Arizona Supreme Court
Vice Chief Justice Ann A. Scott Timmer was appointed to the Arizona Supreme Court in 2012. Prior to her appointment to the Arizona Supreme Court, Justice Timmer was a judge on the Arizona Court of Appeals from 2000 to 2012, serving three years as Chief Judge. Notably, she chaired the Court’s Legal Services Task Force, which recently recommended removing barriers for lawyers and non-lawyers to share fees. She currently chairs the Court’s Attorney Regulation Advisory Committee, is a member of the National Conference of Bar Examiners Board of Trustees and has been elected as a member of The American Law Institute. Recently, she was appointed to serve on the Board of Trustees of the Appellate Judges Education Institute. Justice Timmer earned a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Arizona, a J.D. magna cum laude, from Arizona State University, and a Masters in Judicial Studies from Duke University Law School.
Regulatory reform is underway in Utah, Arizona and California; and other states are currently both watching those states and beginning to explore amendments to the regulation of the practice of law. This session, presented by those involved in these historic changes, will highlight the reasons for the change, the push-back they are still encountering, and […]