Michael Cronin

Michael Cronin

Michael A Cronin

phone (602) 279-8500
fax (602) 263-8185


As an estate planner, Michael’s goal is to help his clients understand the various estate planning strategies and plans available to them and to select the plans and strategies which are best suited to their needs. After their estate planning is completed, Michael’s clients should feel comfortable with the choices and decisions they have made.


Practice Areas

Estate Planning

Wills and Trusts

Probate and Trust Administration


Bar Admissions

Arizona, 1983

Illinois, 1974

U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois, 1974



John Marshall Law School, 1983, Master of Law, Major:  Taxation

Notre Dame Law School, Notre Dame, Indiana, 1974, Juris Doctor

University of Notre Dame, 1971, A.B., Honors: Magna Cum Laude


Honors and Awards

The Best Lawyers in America, 1999 – Present


Past Employment Positions

The First National Bank of Chicago, Legal Division of the Trust Department, Attorney, 1975 – 1979

Friedman & Koven, Chicago, Illinois, 1979 – 1982

Winston & Strawn, Phoenix, Arizona, 1982 – 1987

Fennemore Craig, 1987 – 1992

Keyt, Lawless, Zarkou, Cronin, O’Sullivan & Murphy, P.C., 1992 – 1994

Johnston Maynard Grant and Parker, P.L.C., 1994 – 1997