Dean E Brekke JD

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Contact Information

Berk Law Group, P.C.
14220 N NORTHSIGHT BLVD STE 135, Scottsdale, Arizona, 85260-3950




Status: Active  

Board Certified Specialization: None  

Professional Liability Insurance: Yes  

Admitted to Practice Law: 1982

Admitted to State Bar of Arizona: October 21, 1995

Other Language(s): None


Dean E. Brekke comes from a varied background that includes estate planning, estate administration, litigation and working with clients to establish long-lasting relationships.

He has handled matters in Arizona trial courts and appellate courts as well as the United States District Court and Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. He also has judicial experience having served as a Magistrate Judge in South Dakota for ten years and as a Maricopa County Judge Pro Tem. Dean has also been a presenter for continuing education seminars through the National Business Institute, primarily in the area of probate and estate administration.

Dean completed his BA degree in Mass Communications at the University of South Dakota and his Juris Doctor from USD’s School of Law. The South Dakota native worked for several years in radio, television and print media.

Free time interests for Dean include travel to Europe, photography and time with family, including four grandchildren.

Dean is licensed to practice law in Arizona, including the state and federal courts, as well as the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.

Areas of Law and Practice

Areas of Law Areas of Practice
Elder Law Elder Care, Elder Abuse
Litigation Civil Litigation
Wills, Probate, Trusts and Estates Estate Litigation, Estate Administration, Dependent Adult Abuse, Elder Guardianship, Contested Wills, Decedents Estates, Contested Trusts and Estates, Conservatorship, Ancillary Probate, Adult Guardianship, Trust Litigation, Trust Administration, Trust and Estate collections, Successions, Probate Litigation, Probate Administration, Estate Settlements, Inheritance, Incompetency Proceedings, Guardianship Administration, Guardianship


  • 9th Circuit (Active), Arizona (Active), South Dakota (Retired)

Law School

  • U of South Dakota

  • Last Updated: May 25, 2020
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  • Scottsdale, Arizona, Maricopa County
  • Accept Credit Cards: No
  • Free Consultations: No

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