About this office:
Ms. Slaton has represented clients in State and Federal Courts, including the Ninth Circuit and United States Supreme Court for over 25 years.
She has been defense counsel on complex criminal matters such as rape, fraud, extortion, conspiracy, drugs, and organized crime. She has litigated complex family law and custody disputes, and has experience in interstate custody and juvenile court litigation in relation to family law matters. She has also been involved as both plaintiff's and defense counsel on federal discrimination/harassment cases. Her cases have also included complex civil matters, on both plaintiff and defense teams, including multi-million dollar construction defects claims (defense), malpractice professional claims representing governmental interest in civil prosecutions against banks, accounting firms, and law firms, and as defense/plaintiff's counsel in construction defect matters. Consistently through her career, Ms. Slaton has practiced on the appellate level as well. Whether in the trial court or on appeal, Ms. Slaton is a litigator and aggressive advocate for her clients.
Statement of Practice Summary:
Criminal Law; Family Law; Appellate Practice; Construction Law; Civil Litigation; Assault And Battery; Burglary; Capital Offenses; Civil Forfeiture; Crime Victims Compensation; Criminal Antitrust; Criminal Appeals; Criminal Conspiracy; Criminal Forfeiture; Criminal Fraud; Criminal Investigation; Criminal Prosecution; Death Penalty; Drivers License Suspension; Driving While Intoxicated; DUI/DWI; Electronic Surveillance; Expungements; Extortion; Extradition; Federal Criminal Law; Felonies; Forensic Accounting; Forensic DNA; Forensic Medicine; Forensic Science; Forgery; Grand Jury Practice; Habeas Corpus; Hit; Run; Homicide; International Criminal Law; International Extradition; Mall Fraud; Malicious Prosecution; Manslaughter; Misdemeanors; Money Laundering; Murder; Parole And Probation; Post-Conviction Remedies; Search And Seizure; Sex Crimes; Sexual Abuse; Shoplifting; Stalking; Theft; Traffic Violations; Vehicular Homicide; Victims Rights; Weapons Charges; Wire Fraud; Wiretapping; Annulment; Cohabitation Agreements; Collaborative Family Law; Community Property Law; Alimony; Divorce; Divorce Arbitration; Divorce Mediation; Divorce Taxation; Domestic Partnerships; Domestic Relations; Domestic Torts; Domestic Violence; Family Arbitration; Family Mediation; Gay And Lesbian Family Law; International Family Law; Interstate Support; Legal Separation Agreements; Marital Agreements; Marital Property Distribution; Marital Property Law; Marital Property Settlements; Matrimonial Bankruptcy Law; Matrimonial Law; Military Divorce; Name Changes; No Fault Divorce; Non-Traditional Family Law; Palimony; Paternity; Post Divorce Modification; Postnuptial Agreements; Premarital Agreements; Qualified Domestic Relations Orders; QDROs; Restraining Orders; Spousal Support; Uncontested Divorce; Civil Appeals; Child Custody; Child Support.
All Members and Associates are members of the Arizona State Bar.