Rhett Billingsley | Water Law Attorney | Fennemore Craig
  • Education

    • J.D., summa cum laude, Arizona State University, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law
    • B.S., summa cum laude, Biology, Arizona State University


    • Order of the Coif
  • Areas of Practice

  • Awards and Honors

    • Best Lawyers in America®, Environmental Law, Natural Resources Law, Water Law, 2013-2017
    • Southwest Rising Stars®, Energy and Natural Resources, 2012-2016
  • Articles And Presentations


      Other Articles and Presentations


      • Speaker, "Arizona Water Rights, Sales, and Transfers," Lorman Webinar, April 2016
      • Speaker, “Handling Water Rights Disputes,” CLE Presentation for National Business Institute, August 2015
      • Speaker, “Obtaining, Conveying and Changing Water Rights in Arizona,” CLE Presentation for National Business Institute, August 2015
      • Co-Author, “Clean Power Plan: Testing the Limits of EPA’s Clean Air Act Authority,” Natural Resources and Environmental, American Bar Association, Summer 2015
      • Co-Author, “Recent Progress on Arizona Indian Water Rights Settlements,” Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation, Water Law Newsletter, Vol. XLVIII, Number 1, 2015
      • Speaker, “Tribal Water Rights,” CLE Presentation for National Business Institute, April 2015

      • Member, Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation
      • Programs Co-Chair, State Bar of Arizona, Environmental and Natural Resources Law Section, Member, 2005-Present; Executive Council, 2011-Present
      • Board of Directors, Men's Arts Council of the Phoenix Art Museum, 2010-Present
      • Member, American Bar Association, Mining Committee, Co-Chair, 2009-2010; Chair, 2010-2012, Water Resources Committee, Vice Chair, 2012-2013

      • Arizona
      • U.S. District Court, District of Arizona