Jaburg Wilk

Mitchell X. Reichman

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Phone: Work602-248-1007

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Jaburg Wilk
Work 3200 N. Central Avenue Suite 2000 Phoenix, AZ   85012
USA

Assistant: Sandi Santiago

Assistant Phone: 602-248-1047

Practice Areas
  • Family Law

Mitchell Reichman is a divorce lawyer who meets his clients' needs by understanding his role as a true "counselor at law" - and as the champion of their cause. As a Board Certified Family Law Specialist, Mitch has the knowledge and experience to manage high conflict divorces with substantial assets. As a member of a blended family himself, Mitch understands the real life consequences of divorce, and knows that the counseling and advice he provides may impact his clients' lives for a lifetime. 

Upon joining Jaburg Wilk in 1995, Mitch devoted his practice exclusively to family law, utilizing his understanding of business, finances, accounting, and commercial litigation to assist high income and net worth families divide large and often complex estates. Mitch blends his business instincts with a pragmatic legal approach to gain a rich understanding of his clients' (and their spouses') varied businesses, including law practices, dental and medical practices, retail stores, real estate companies, and investment entities.

Being a supportive listener has been mastered by Mitch. He builds an alliance with his clients that helps relieve the anxieties attendant to divorce. Mitch has a particular and personal interest in helping clients deal with issues of co-parenting in a sometimes hostile environment. He encourages his clients to consider alternative means of resolving their disputes, including mediation, arbitration, and other non-traditional methods of dispute resolution. Mitch is as adept in the courtroom as he is at the negotiating table, and provides sound legal advice on when to compromise, and when to litigate. 

Mitch is a board member of the Executive Council of the Arizona State Bar Family Law Section, and has been involved in the Domestic Relations Custody Study Group. Mitch was appointed by the President of the Arizona State Senate to the Children's Behavioral Health Council.  Mitch has been selected a Southwest “Super Lawyer” every year since 2009, named a “Best Lawyer in America” by Best Lawyers and “Arizona Top 10 Family Law Lawyer” by Arizona Business Magazine.  

Associations and Memberships
  • Certified as a Family Law Specialist by the State Bar of Arizona
  • Board Member of the Executive Council of the Family Law Section of the State Bar of Arizona
  • Appointed to serve as Judge Pro Tempore in the Maricopa County Superior Courts
  • Former Member of Domestic Relations Custody Study Group until the group disbanded
  • Previously served on the Children's Behavioral Health Council by appointment from the President of the State Sentate
  • Particularly adept at critically analyzing and persuasively presenting information concerning business valuations and the cross-examination of business valuation experts.
  • Experienced in high-conflict divorces with substantial assets.
  • Utilizes understanding of business, finances, accounting, and commercial litigation to assist high-income and high net-worth families divide large and often complex estates.
  • Clients include business people, attorneys, dentists, doctors, retailers, real estate owners, and investors.
  • Encourages clients to consider alternative dispute resolution, including mediation, arbitration, and other non-traditional methods.
Court Admissions 
  • Arizona, 1983
  • California, 1982
  • U.S. District Court, District of Arizona
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
Awards and Recognition
  • Recognized as a "Best Lawyers in America", Family Law (Divorce), Family Law Arbitration 2013-2016
  • Southwest Super Lawyer, 2009-2017
  • Rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Recognized as a "Top 10 Family Law Lawyer" by Arizona Business Magazine
Education
  • J.D., University of San Diego School of Law, 1982.
  • B.A., Arizona State University, 1979.


2016 Best Law Firms by U.S. News 2015 Best Law Firms by U.S. News 2014 Best Law Firms by U.S. News 2013 Best Law Firms by U.S. News Listed in Best Lawyers: The World's Premier Guide 2013 Winner: Best of Our Valley, AzFoothills.com