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Paul B. Kertman

Paul B. Kertman



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Practice Areas

Real Estate Law: Foreclosure, eviction, acquisition, financing, development, leasing and disposition, including office buildings, shopping centers, industrial facilities, golf courses, hotels, research parks, apartment complexes, and mixed-use developments

Business and Corporate Law: Partnerships, limited liability companies and other business organization formations, dissolutions, and operational issues

Banking Law: Secured lending transactions

Bankruptcy Law: Workout arrangements

Construction Law: Property management, brokerage and architectural arrangements


Certified Specialist in Real Estate Law (Arizona Board of Legal Specialization)

Honors and Awards

Phi Beta Kappa

Mellon Fellowship

Super Lawyers (Real Estate): 2008-2013

Arizona's Finest Lawyers, 2011-present

Professional Experience

Tax Attorney, Government of the Virgin Islands, 1976-1977


J.D., Yale University, 1975

M.A., University of Cambridge (England), 1972

B.A., summa cum laude, Yale University, 1970


Hon. Warren H. Young, U.S. District Court, District of the Virgin Islands, 1975-1976

Professional Memberships

State Bar of Arizona: Real Estate Section

New York State Bar Association

Virgin Islands Bar Association

Court Admissions

All Arizona courts

U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit


Stamford, Connecticut

2004-2015. Carson Messinger, PLLC
4808 N. 22nd St., Suite 200 Phoenix, AZ 85016 602-264-2261

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