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Board Member

Philip Gerard

Senior Partner – The Cavanagh Law Firm

Phil is a senior member of The Cavanagh Law Firm, practicing in the area of family law, which includes divorces with substantial assets, complex financial issues, and property characterization issues, as well as preparation of pre- and post-marital agreements.  Phil is a member of the American College of Trial Lawyers and the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, has been listed in Best Lawyers of America since 1987, in Southwest Super Lawyers since 2007, and certified by the Arizona State Bar since 1992 as a Family Law Specialist.

Phil’s litigation experience in family law matters includes the analysis and trial presentation of separate and community property issues, business valuations, the community or separate property characterization of retirement plans, stock options, restricted stock, and other management level compensation plans, spousal maintenance claims and various tax aspects of these financial issues.  These issues frequently involve working with forensic experts, including accountants and valuation experts.

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