Joan M. Bundy

Joan M. Bundy

Chandler divorce attorney and Phoenix, AZ family lawyer
  • Divorce, Family Law, Animal & Dog Law
  • Arizona
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Summary

Joan Bundy Law is a Chandler, Arizona-based law firm devoted exclusively to helping families in transition. It provides services in all areas of family law, including divorce and legal separation, child custody and visitation, child support, property division, guardianship, post-decree modifications, protective orders, unmarried and same-sex partner issues, and grandparents’ rights, pet custody disputes, honorary pet trusts, and legal document reviews. The firm's principal, Joan Bundy, is a licensed Arizona attorney and graduate of the University of Arizona law school. She has been admitted to practice in both state and federal courts. Joan Bundy Law serves communities throughout the Phoenix Valley, including Chandler, Tempe, Mesa, Gilbert, Scottsdale, Ahwatukee, Sun Lakes, and all other communities in Maricopa County, AZ. The firm also serves clients worldwide in Arizona-based legal matters. Call Joan Bundy Law today at (480) 463-4600 to have an experienced Chandler divorce attorney review your Arizona matter and recommend the most effective, cost-efficient legal strategies.

Practice Areas
  • Divorce
  • Family Law
  • Animal & Dog Law
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    One-hour initial consultation for reduced rate of $160. No obligation.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Arizona
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U.S. District Court
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Principal
Joan Bundy Law
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Divorce and family law firm based in Chandler, Arizona.
Prosecutor I and Prosecutor II
Gila River Indian Community
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Assisted chief prosecutor in prosecuting criminal offenses on Indian reservation bordering Phoenix metropolitan area with very heavy criminal activity; represented the Community at various court proceedings, including arraignments, bail-bond hearings, pretrial conferences, and various hearings for extradition, identity, probable cause, suppression, probation-revocation, change-of-plea, status, sentencing, restitution and review; communicated with, interviewed and prepared victims and other witnesses for trial; provided defendants and defense counselors with discovery and plea offers; conducted jury and bench trials; researched legal issues and wrote motions, responses and other legal briefs and filings; helped draft legislation regarding court rules, animal control ordinance, appellate court rules and gang-weapon ordinance. Since November 2008, oversaw the work of subordinates, including clerks and junior attorneys; helped manage office operations.
Assistant Prosecutor
Tohono O'odham Nation
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Assisted chief prosecutor in prosecuting criminal offenses for the second largest American Indian tribe in the United States by land mass; conducted jury and bench trials; represented the Nation at various court proceedings, including initial appearances, arraignments, pretrial, identity, probable cause, suppression, probation-revocation, removal-and-exclusion, change-of-plea and sentencing hearings; researched legal issues, offered oral opinions and wrote motions and briefs; interviewed and prepared victims and witnesses for trial; conducted pretrial conferences and negotiated plea offers with defendants; aided police officers in investigating suspected criminal activity and generally enforcing the laws of the Nation.
Education
University of Arizona
J.D. (2005) | Law
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Honors: University of Arizona winner in Arizona State Bar Indian Law Section Writing Competition. State Bar of Arizona Public Lawyers Section Scholarship.
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Iowa State University
B.A. (1991) | Journalism
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Professional Associations
Greater Phoenix Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce
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Chandler Chamber of Commerce
Member
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Maricopa County Bar Association
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Chandler Business Alliance
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East Valley Bar Association
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Federal Bar Association
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Pinal County Bar Association
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State Bar of Arizona
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Animal Cruelty Taskforce of Southern Arizona
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Arizona State Bar Animal Law Section
Executive Council, Past Chairperson
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Death Penalty Alternatives of Arizona
Board Member
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Association of Family and Conciliation Court (AFCC)
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San Tan Valley Chamber of Commerce
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Arizona Women Lawyers Association
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Attorney's Fees and Appeals
Record Reporter
Gays struck from juries for sexual orientation
Record Reporter
Parental termination not always a slam dunk
Record Reporter
Steve Nash divorce appeal
Record Reporter
Tribal Sovereignty to Exercise Criminal Jurisdiction over Non-Indians--A Candid Look at the Limitations and Rationales
The Arrow
Websites & Blogs
Website
Chandler Divorce Attorney - Joan Bundy Law
Contact & Map
Joan Bundy Law
3115 South Price Road
Chandler, AZ 85248
USA
Telephone: (480) 463-4600
Fax: (480) 463-4117