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Adrian Paulino Fontes

Of Counsel

Dessaules Law Group


is an Arizona native born and raised on the border in Nogales. His active duty service in the United States Marine Corps solidified his love of country and made him a strong advocate of the US Constitution. He took this passion back to finish his undergraduate degree with summa cum laude honors at Arizona State University, and then to the University of Denver where he received his Juris Doctorate. After law school, Mr. Fontes worked for the Denver DA's Office prior to returning to Arizona to continue his prosecuting career with the Maricopa County Attorney and then the Arizona Attorney General. With the Arizona AG, he headed the Foreign Prosecution Unit in the Fraud and Public Corruption Section of that office. Mr. Fontes left government service for private practice where he made his way from working in local Justice Courts, through Superior Courts and eventually to several cases before the US Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit. Adrian Fontes lives in Phoenix with his wife Mona and their three daughters. He is an avid musician, college football fan and supporter of his community. Adrian Fontes is a member of the National Association of Counties Telecommunications and Technology Policy Steering Committee and is working on the requirements to achieve a Certified Elections/Registration Administrator (CERA) designation. CERA is the elections profession's highest designation. Adrian Fontes serves as the 29th Recorder and is the first Latino to serve as a countywide elected official in Maricopa County, Arizona.

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2023 Arizona Election Law Refresher


Total Credits: 3 Administrative Law Specialization, 3 CLE

Average Rating:
   19
Categories:
Miscellaneous |  Public Lawyers |  Administrative Law
Format:
Audio and Video
Original Program Date:
May 18, 2023
SKU:
J23178

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2024 Arizona Election Law: The Most Comprehensive Review of Arizona Election Law


Total Credits: 6.25 Administrative Law Specialization, 6.25 CLE

Average Rating:
   24
Categories:
Miscellaneous |  Public Lawyers |  Administrative Law
Format:
Audio and Video
Original Program Date:
Apr 26, 2024
SKU:
J24196
Short Description:
Overview of the cases, statutes, and other election law developments in Arizona.

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