Platt and Westby, P.C.
6912 E JOAN DE ARC AVE, Scottsdale, Arizona, 85254-4018
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Board Certified Specialization: None
Professional Liability Insurance: Yes
Admitted to Practice Law: 1973
Admitted to State Bar of Arizona: September 29, 1973
Other Language(s): None
Born in Minnesota, Attorney Peter Westby has resided in Arizona since 1962 and in Phoenix since 1974. Mr. Westby graduated from the University of Arizona College of Law in 1973 and entered the practice of law as a prosecuting attorney, first with the City of Tucson and then with the Pima County Attorney's office as a Criminal Trial Deputy. He joined partner Harvey Platt in the private practice of law in Phoenix in 1974 and together they formed Platt & Westby, P.C. Mr. Westby practices in the areas of real estate law, civil litigation, family law, estate planning, probate, estate and trust administration, and business formation/litigation. Mr. Westby and his firm have earned a Martindale-Hubble AV rating, the highest rating awarded for ethics and professional competence.
Areas of Law and Practice
|Areas of Law||Areas of Practice|
|Business Law||Limited Liability Company Law, Business Organization, Family Business Law, Family Business Successions, Closely Held Business Estate Planning, Buy-Sell Agreements, Business Start-Ups, Buying and Selling of Businesses, Small Business Law, Private Business Law, Sole Proprietorships|
|Bankruptcy||Bankruptcy Chapter 7, Bankruptcy Chapter 13, Debtor Bankruptcy, Creditor Bankruptcy, Personal Bankruptcy|
|Corporate Law||Closely Held Corporations, Corporate Contracts, Corporate Formation, Corporate Litigation, Corporate Organization, Incorporation, Family Partnerships, Family Corporations, Corporate Real Estate, S Corporations, Small Business Corporations, Professional Corporations, Partnership Formation, Partnership Dissolution|
|Commercial Law||Secured Transactions, Uniform Commercial Code, Sale of Goods, Commercial Transactions, Commercial Litigation|
|Contracts||Contract Drafting, Commercial Contracts, Contract Litigation|
|Family Law||Annulment, Alimony, Child Custody, Child Support, Cohabitation Agreements, Community Property Law, Collaborative Family Law, Divorce, Fathers Rights, Gay and Lesbian Family Law, Grandparents Custody, Grandparents Visitation Rights, Domestic Partnerships, Equitable Distribution, Domestic Relations, Marital Property Distribution, Marital Agreements, Marital Property Law, Marital Property Settlements, Legal Separation, Visitation Rights, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Marriage, Spousal Support, Third Party Custody, Uncontested Divorce, Termination of Parental Rights, Matrimonial Law, Matrimonial Bankruptcy Law, Non-Traditional Family Law, No Fault Divorce, Post-Divorce Modification, Paternity, Parenting Time, Parental Rights, Premarital Agreements, Postnuptial Agreements|
|Litigation||Complex Litigation, Defense Litigation, Civil Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Breach of Warranty, Trial Practice|
|Wills, Probate, Trusts and Estates||Adult Guardianship, Ancillary Probate, Advance Directives, Decedents Estates, Contested Wills, Contested Trusts and Estates, Conservatorship, Estate Administration, Estate Bankruptcy, Elder Guardianship, Dependent Adult Abuse, Estate Planning for Parents of Handicapped Children, Estate Planning, Estate Litigation, Will Drafting, Trust Administration, Trust and Estate collections, Trust Litigation, Trust Law, Trust Planning, Probate Litigation, Pet Trusts, Probate Administration, Powers of Attorney, Living Trusts, Living Wills, Estate Planning for the Elderly, Estate Planning for Unmarried Couples, Family Trusts, Family Wealth Transfer, Fiduciary Law, Fiduciary Liability, Inheritance, Guardianship Administration, Incompetency Proceedings, Guardianship, Fiduciary Litigation|
|Real Estate/Real Property||Condo Association Liens, Condo Association Duties, Commercial Leasing, Commercial Landlord & Tenant law, Commercial Real Estate Contracts, Evictions, Eviction, Condo Association Rights, Condo Association Litigation, Unlawful Detainer, Property Rights, Personal Property Leasing, Personal Property, Office leasing, Landlord and Tenant Law, Land Use, HOA Rights, HOA Liens, HOA Litigation, HOA Law, HOA Duties|
- Arizona (Active)
- U of Arizona
Last Updated: May 18, 2021
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Scottsdale, Arizona, Maricopa County
Accept Credit Cards: Yes
Free Consultations: Yes
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