DeConcini, McDonald, Yetwin, & Lacy, PC
2525 E. Broadway Blvd.
Tucson, Arizona, 85716-5300
The Firm was founded in 1968 as DeConcini McDonald by Evo DeConcini, Dennis DeConcini, and John R. McDonald. Evo DeConcini served as a Justice of the Arizona Supreme Court, Arizona Attorney General, a Pima County Superior Court Judge, and a member of the Arizona Board of Regents. Dennis DeConcini, served as Pima County Attorney from 1973 to 1976 and represented Arizona in the United States Senate from 1977 until his retirement in 1995.
Commitment to Community
The Firm's members participate in numerous pro bono activities, and in 1995, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, and 2007, the Firm received state-wide recognition by the Southern Arizona Legal Aid Volunteer Lawyers Program as "Firm of the Year." In 2003, the firm received a Copper Cactus Award for Community Service and John C. Richardson was named among the Top 50 Pro Bono Attorneys by the State Bar of Arizona. In 2002, James A. Jutry was named among the Top 50 Pro Bono Attorneys by the State Bar of Arizona and in 2007 Lisa Schriner Lewis received the same recognition. The Arizona Bar Foundation recognized Alyce L. Pennington in 2002 with the William E. Morris Pro Bono Service Award. The Foundation also named six of the Firm’s lawyers among the Top 50 Pro Bono Attorneys in Arizona in 2001. Wayne E. Yehling received the Arizona Bar Foundation's Pro Bono Service Award in 1999. Former Firm attorney, and now Arizona Court of Appeals Judge J. Wm. Brammer, Jr., was the first recipient of the "Decade of Dedication Award" presented by Community Legal Services for his pro bono commitment to that agency and its clients. Law firm recipients of the Outstanding Pro Bono Attorney award given monthly by the Pima County Bar Association have included Richard M. Yetwin, James A. Jutry, John C. Richardson, Spencer A. Smith, Wayne E. Yehling, Gary F. Urman, Alyce L. Pennington, Nancy J. March, Heather K. Gaines and Lisa Schriner Lewis.