Annette T Burns has been a lawyer in Arizona since 1984. She specializes in family law and serves as a mediator, arbitrator, Family Law Master, and Parenting Coordinator in family law cases.
Her background and experience include more than 30 years of client representation in divorce, property valuations and divisions, and actions involving spousal maintenance, child custody and parenting time, paternity, and child support.
Martindale-Hubbell gives her an AV rating.
She was certified as a Family Law Specialist by the State Bar in 1994 and continues to be so. Annette received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Family Law Section of the State Bar of Arizona in 2017 for her work in family law.
Annette is a fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML), a national organization comprised of the nation’s top attorneys who are experts in the field of matrimonial law, including divorce, prenuptial agreements, legal separation, annulment, custody, property valuation, support, and unmarried cohabitors’ rights.
Annette has been named a SuperLawyer every year from 2007 to 2021, including being named one of the Top 25 Women Arizona Superlawyers in 2013, 2014, 2019, 2020, and 2021, as well as one of the Top 50 Arizona Superlawyers in 2008, 2009, 2020, and 2021. She was named to the Top 100 Arizona Lawyers list by AZ Business magazine in 2015 and 2020. Thomson Reuters publishes the Super Lawyers list. Here is a description of the SuperLawyers selection methodology.
Annette is available to assist you with your family law cases as a neutral (Mediator, Special Master, Arbitrator, or Parenting Coordinator), or to consult on a case or act as co-counsel as needed. Arrange a phone call or a Zoom meeting to discuss your specific requirements.