Don Miner | Real Estate Attorney | Fennemore Craig
  • Education

    • J.D., cum laude, Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School


    • Editorial Associate, Brigham Young Law Review, 1977-1979
  • Areas of Practice


    Other Experience

    • Commercial Leases
    • Foreclosure, Receivership and Workout Negotiations
    • Purchase and Sale Agreements
  • Representative Transactions

  • Awards and Honors

    • Southwest Super Lawyers®, Real Estate and Business Law, 2007-2019
    • Best Lawyers in America®, Real Estate Law, 2003-2019
    • "Industry Leader of the Year", Attorney Category, AZRE Magazine, 2011-2012, 2013-2014, 2015-2016
    • Listed as one of "The Top 100 Lawyers in Arizona," as determined and published by AZ Big Media, April 2015
    • Recommended in The Legal 500 US, Real Estate, 2015
    • "Arizona Business Leader, Real Estate Law," one of four so listed for 2013-2014, as determined and published by AZ Big Media, August, 2013
    • Chambers USA, Leading Lawyers for Business
    • AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated (the highest rating available), by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Articles And Presentations


      Other Articles and Presentations


      • Quoted, "Real Estate Law Trends to Watch This Year," AZ Big Media, May 16, 2018
      • Co-Presenter, "An Expansive Look at Real Estate Practice: From Acquisitions to Leasing to Development," Real Estate law Boot Camp, June 2017
      • Speaker, "An Expansive Look at Real Estate Practice: From Acquisitions to Leasing to Development," Real Estate Law Boot Camp, June 2017
      • Quoted, "Tempe Files Lawsuit to Eject Longtime Squatter From Land Near City's Downtown," Arizona Republic, August 4, 2016
      • Quoted and provided commentary, "Contract Complexity Navigating the Legal Side of Closing a Deal," AZRE Magazine, September/October 2013
      • Lecturer/Teacher at multiple seminars sponsored by the Arizona School of Real Estate & Business, including Real Estate Foreclosures and Short Sales, Receiverships, Purchasing Real Estate out of Bankruptcy Court, Real Estate Purchase Agreements, Real Estate Ground Leases, Ground Leases on Native American Lands, Real Estate Finance, Choosing Entities for Business Transactions, and Law Regulating Real Estate Brokers, 1999-2015
      • Instructor at a bank's Loan Officer Bootcamp, Lending Practices and Documentation, 2015
      • Author of various articles relating to Real Estate Transactions and Financing, Commercial Leasing, Limited Liability Companies and Real Estate Broker Regulations

      • Fellow, Arizona Bar Foundation
      • Member, State Bar of Arizona
      • Member, International Council of Shopping Centers
      • Adjunct Professor, W.P. Carey School of Business, Arizona State University, Real Estate Law, 2008, 2009

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