Practicing for five years, Phoenix-Scottsdale based attorney Danny has represented hundreds of clients in estate planning, probate, guardianship, and conservatorship matters with the utmost care and empathy. He currently serves as President of the Young Lawyers Division of the State Bar of Arizona and is a member of ASU’s School of Political and Global Studies Alumni Advisory Board. Danny’s friendly, capable, and personable demeanor is a major factor behind his 10 out of 10 rating on AVVO, a trusted attorney directory. Recently, Danny was named a 2017 Super Lawyers Rising Star, a distinction that is limited to just 2.5% of attorneys, and is based on peer nominations and a comprehensive evaluation of 12 indicators of professional achievement.

Danny Mazza - Mazza Law CenterDanny attended law school in Arizona, where he excelled in Gift & Estate Taxation and served as Vice President of the Student Bar Association. During law school, he was honored to serve as one of only two legal interns to Governor Jan Brewer. Additionally, Danny obtained a Certificate in International Commercial Arbitration from Georgia State University College of Law while studying overseas. Before attending law school, Danny graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor of Science in Political Science and Minor in Business, and interned in the office of U.S. Senator John McCain as an undergraduate.

Danny is dedicated to community involvement. He currently serves on the Paradise Valley Village Planning Committee, a position he was appointed to by the Mayor and City Council. Prior to his career in law, Danny worked in politics, government, and public affairs. He has traveled the country working on political campaigns, most notably spending time in New Hampshire during the 2008 Presidential primary season. Previously, he served as the Government & Public Affairs Manager at Arizona Federal Credit Union.

The son of two real estate professionals, Danny grew up in the real estate business, and has a special interest in probate matters involving real property. Danny has been licensed by the Arizona Department of Real Estate since 2013, which has enhanced the scope of his knowledge, enabling him to more fully advise his law clients on issues related to real property matters.

Originally from Hackensack, New Jersey, Danny moved to the Scottsdale area with his family in 1991. He attended Horizon High School where he met his wife, Bonnie. Danny and Bonnie reside in Phoenix with their handsome toddler, Joey, and beautiful baby, Amelia.

Education

  • J.D., Arizona Summit Law School, May 2011
  • Certificate, International Commercial Arbitration, Georgia State University College of Law, Summer 2010
  • Bachelor of Science, Political Science, Arizona State University, May 2005
  • Minor, Business, W.P. Carey School of Business, May 2005

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • President, State Bar of Arizona, Young Lawyers Division
  • Member, State Bar of Arizona, Probate & Trust Section
  • Member, College of Estate Planning Attorneys
  • Member, National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
  • Member, Maricopa County Bar Association
  • Member, Scottsdale Bar Association
  • Member, Phoenix Association of Realtors
  • Member, ASU School of Politics and Global Studies Alumni Advisory Board
  • Committeeman, Paradise Valley Village Planning Committee

You can email Danny directly here.