Nora Jones is a skilled trial attorney specializing in probate and trust litigation, elder law, guardianships and conservatorships, and estate and trust administration. A recognized leader in the elder law community, Nora blends compassion and strength to resolve matters with her clients’ best interests at heart. Nora recognizes that issues in this area of law sometimes require outside the box strategies and multi-faceted solutions and employs a holistic approach to her cases to achieve client goals.
Nora is recognized by the Arizona Board of Legal Specialization as a Certified Specialist in estates and trusts, a distinguished honor reserved for lawyers who have substantial experience, the respect of their peers, and demonstrated special knowledge, skills and proficiency in this area of law. In addition, Nora has an AV Preeminent Rating, the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards, by Martindale-Hubbell and has a Perfect 10 rating with AVVO. Nora has been recognized year after year as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers and has repeatedly been honored for her vision, influence, and leadership in Elder Law by Arizona Business Leaders. Additionally, Nora and her team have been recognized as a top law firm for Trust and Estate Litigation by U.S. News & World Report. Nora is also an acting Judge Pro Tempore with the Superior Court of Maricopa County for the Probate Court division.
With an exceptional track record of success, Nora passionately advocates for her clients in both simple and complex probate litigation matters, including financial exploitation of vulnerable adult lawsuits, will and trust contests, and breach of fiduciary duty claims. Nora also provides guidance to guardians, conservators, trustees, and personal representatives in the management and administration of trusts and estates. She is admitted to practice throughout the State of Arizona, in the U.S. District Court for the State of Arizona, and the United States Supreme Court.
An Arizona native, Nora graduated summa cum laude from Barrett, the Honors College at Arizona State University, with a degree in Political Science and a Certificate in Civic Education. Nora received her Juris Doctor from the James E. Rogers College of Law at the University of Arizona.