• Welcome to

Ensuring Access: Well Share Agreements

Arizona Well Share Agreements are Essential for Fair Maintenance and Management   In many rural parts of Arizona, it is not uncommon to find one or more parcels sharing a single water well and water supply system. Managing and maintaining a shared water system requires the time and attention of all of the parties involved.… Continue reading Ensuring Access: Well Share Agreements

Options for Distressed Homeowners: the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act

Relief from mortgage debt doesn’t have to result in heavy tax burdens   In the wake of the 2007 housing market crash, Congress enacted the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act of 2007 (the “Act”). Central to the Act was a provision that, subject to certain conditions, temporarily excluded debt forgiveness from a mortgage lender on… Continue reading Options for Distressed Homeowners: the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act

The Advantages of Uncontested Divorce

It’s no secret that going through a divorce can be a painful, stressful and sometimes, drawn-out process. It is also one of the most difficult decisions people make over the course of their lives. However, there is a way to make the process slightly less difficult, and certainly shorter, particularly if the parties remain amicable.… Continue reading The Advantages of Uncontested Divorce

Changing Business Structures: Entity Conversion in Arizona

As businesses change, sometimes their structures should, too. For a variety of reasons, companies large and small sometimes decide to change the way they are legally structured. This structural change, also known as entity conversion, can take many different forms. For example, a limited liability company may want to convert into a privately held corporation, or… Continue reading Changing Business Structures: Entity Conversion in Arizona

Vacation Rental Agreements

Short-term Rental Properties: Innkeeper Laws and Protecting Rental Investments Welcome to peak vacation rental season! It’s a hassle, we know. We’re with you. Whether you utilize the service of a property management company, or list your property on websites like or, the high traffic through your short-term rental property can add to the stress… Continue reading Vacation Rental Agreements

Custody Myth Debunked: Arizona as a “Mother’s State”

Are dads really at a disadvantage in Arizona custody agreements? The short answer: No.   There is a common misconception that Arizona custody agreements, whether obtained through a divorce or paternity action, always favor the maternal parent. This concept generates a concern for dads that moms do not necessarily face. Dads may fear a lengthy,… Continue reading Custody Myth Debunked: Arizona as a “Mother’s State”

NFA Gun Trust

With pending changes to federal gun regulation coming later this year, many gun enthusiasts and collectors are inquiring about so-called NFA gun trusts. With that in mind, we created this page in order help Arizona residents better understand the subject and answer some of the most commonly asked questions. What is a NFA gun or… Continue reading NFA Gun Trust

Estate Planning 101

When people hear the term “estate planning,” they may imagine that this is a luxury reserved for wealthy individuals with lots of assets. However, many couples and individuals may benefit from some estate planning, regardless of the size and complexity of their estate. Another hang-up people commonly have is that they figure that estate planning… Continue reading Estate Planning 101

Independent Contractor or Employee

Details Created on Wednesday, 11 June 2014 00:32 Written by Super User This article addresses whether an employer should designate a new hire as an Independent Contractor or Employee. People commonly use the term “employee” to describe all workers who perform services for a business. Both state and federal law, however, distinguish different types of workers.… Continue reading Independent Contractor or Employee

Tucson Arizona Foreclosure Prevention Lawyers | Foreclosure Attorneys

Details Created on Saturday, 06 October 2012 21:55 Written by Super User ALTERNATIVES TO FORECLOSURE IN ARIZONA    In the wake of the latest real estate tsunami, survivor homeowners desperately cling on to the flotsam of bad mortgages and declining home values, where each month they are battered by yet another wave of payments.  The… Continue reading Tucson Arizona Foreclosure Prevention Lawyers | Foreclosure Attorneys

© Copyright 2024 *Disclaimer: The information you obtain at this site is not, nor is it intended to be, legal advice. You should consult an attorney for advice regarding your individual situation. We invite you to contact us and welcome your calls, letters and electronic mail. Contacting us does not create an attorney-client relationship. Please do not send any confidential information to us until such time as an attorney-client relationship has been established. Content copyright 2009-2023. Lancer Law Firm. All rights reserved.