Judicial Involvement

  • Awarded Justice Michael D. Ryan Award for Judicial Excellency by State Bar of Arizona (2019) 
  • Received Arizona Supreme Court Chief Justice's Strategic Agenda Award for Enhancing Professionalism Within Arizona's Courts (2015)
  • Arizona Justice of the Peace Association, Justice of the Peace of the Year (2013 & 2008) 
  • Faculty Member, Arizona Judicial College (Teach Contract and Tort Law at New Judge Orientation and to Small Claims Hearing Officers)(2005 – Present)




  • Criminal Jury Instruction Committee, State Bar of Arizona (2015-2020)                                                                                                       
  • Civil Jury Instruction Committee, State Bar of Arizona (2010 – 2016)(Main Author of the 10 Residential Eviction Instructions and of the Material Breach of Contract Instruction)
  • Associate Presiding Justice of the Peace, Maricopa County (July 2013 – July 2015)
  • Appointed by Chief Justice of Arizona Supreme Court to the Constable Ethics, Standards & Training Board (2012 – 2015)
  • Served on committees that wrote the rules of civil procedure and the rules for residential eviction actions