Donald W Hudspeth

The Law Offices of Donald W. Hudspeth, P.C.
Contact: 602.265.7997
Experience:
Law Schools: Harvard Law School - Harvard University
Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law - Arizona State University
Jurisdictions: Arizona
District Court

OVERVIEW

About Donald W Hudspeth
Legal Background

Donald W. Hudspeth was admitted to practice law in the State of Arizona in 1988. He practiced corporate law representing financial institutions such as the Bank of Hawaii and founded The Law Offices of Donald W. Hudspeth, P.C. in January 1993. Mr. Hudspeth served as a Professor of Business Law at Arizona State University, West Campus and has conducted classes and seminars for Phoenix College, Maricopa Community Colleges Small Business Development Center, and the Arizona Small Business Association.

Former Business Background

Donald Hudspeth held a stock brokers license by the age of twenty-one and became a business owner by the time he was twenty-three. Mr. Hudspeth is a former owner of multiple businesses and investment real estate both in Kansas and Arizona. Before attending law school, Mr. Hudspeth served as Chief Financial Officer for a furniture manufacturing company in Phoenix. Combining that background with his current experience as a business law attorney, and as a businessman himself, Mr. Hudspeth is dedicated to serving the interests of small business owners and operators and can relate to the challenges and legal issues that face businesses.

We offer over 25 years experience in business, business law, commercial litigation, corporate representation and business formation, including contracts, international business and intellectual property.
Directory Practice Areas
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Arbitration & Mediation
  • Business Law
  • Communications & Internet Law
  • Construction Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Health Care Law
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Law
  • Landlord Tenant
  • Probate
  • Products Liability
  • Real Estate Law
  • Securities Law
  • Trademarks
  • White Collar Crime
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    • Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Diner's Club
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    • In-Office & Building Waiting Area : Convenience Store Parking Available For Free with Stamp : Parking Available in Parking Structure : Free Handicapped Parking in Front : No Pets Allowed in Structure, Except Seeing-Eye Dogs : Hybrid & Electric Car Parking on 1st floor : 24/7 Security
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Arizona 
District Court  
Languages
 SpokenWritten
EnglishYesYes
MandarinYesYes
SpanishYesYes
Professional Experience
President / CEO, The Law Offices of Donald W. Hudspeth, P.C.
Current
Business Law, Commercial Litigation & International Business Law
Business Owner, Multiple Listings
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Education
Harvard Law School - Harvard UniversityProgram Instruction for AttorneysLaw
Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law - Arizona State UniversityJ.D. (1988)Law
Honors: Recognition of Academic Excellence - Spring 1988
Professional Activities
Guest Lecturer Arizona Small Busines Association
Guest Lecturer Maricopa Community College Small Business Development Center
Law Professor Arizona State University - College of Law 2003-2008
Board member Biltmore Area Partnership 2000-2003
President ABEVA (Arizona Biltmore Estates Village Association) 1999-2000
Details: Member: 1997-2003
President Biltmore Terraces Home Owners 1998-2000
Details: Board Member: 1996-2000
Creator / Host Law Talk Radio Program 2000
Details: Law On The Edge was a radio talk show discussing a variety of law issues from callers; Summer series 2000.
Guest Lecturer Phoenix College 1993-1994
Adjunct Instructor of Law American Institute, Phoenix, Arizona 1989-1990
Volunteer Lawyer of Month Maricopa County Bar Association 1990
Substitute Legal Counselor for Students Glendale Community College 1989
Teaching Assistant Incident to Graduate School Fellowship Wichita State University 1970-1972
Research Assistant, Economics Wichita State University 1969-1970
Awards
Honors College Faculty, Barrett, The Honors College
2006-2007
President, ABEVA (Arizona Biltmore Estates Village Association)
Distinguish Service Award
High G.P.A, National Honors Society
Sandra Day O'Connor School - Recognition of Academic Excellence
Commandeers Lawyer Association Appreciation, Maricopa County Bar Association
Volunteer Lawyers Program / Volunteer Lawyer of the Month, Maricopa County Bar Association
Professional Associations
Member, Maricopa County Bar Association
Current
Activities: Member and Volunteer Lawyers Program
Member, American Bar Association
Current
Member, Arizona State Bar
-Current
Activities: U.S. District Court District of Arizona

VIDEOS

Hudspeth Business Law - Phoenix Business Lawyers
-Turning Legal Problems into Business Solutions- Our firm practices business law exclusively. Our extensive experience in business law, contracts, and negotiations means that we cover your owner-operated corporate legal matters with thoroughness that is hard to duplicate at the offices of other attorneys in the Phoenix area. www.AZBUSLAW.com

New Video - Arizona Business Lawyers Business Law -- Commercial Law -- International Law -- ...
Wedding Planners
Pre-Litigation Asset Protection - Small or medium size business owners: Protect your personal assets from business lawsuits by properly forming your start up corporation or limited liability company ("LLC"). Business owners need and want to spend their time running their business, not defending themselves against personal liability. But many small and medium size business owners have not completed or are not properly using their LLC-business asset setup. For example, do you have an Operating Agreement? Do you need one? Are you using your LLC designation? Do you have a reference to tax code provisions somewhere in your governing agreements? Some quick business law tips can protect you from personal liability where you thought you were protected. Using a business lawyer for your business can let you sleep at night, knowing you are protected.

Pre-litigation Asset protection. Small or medium size business owners: Protect your personal ...
International Law 4
Representations and Warranties in business law transactions worldwide: The legal and cultural differences in Representations and Warranties in a contract of law in the United States, Germany, France, Australia, England, India, Netherlands and China. The UCC requires an opportunity to cure as regards material compliance with representations, but for the most part, the contract determines what you get. The Law Offices of Donald W. Hudspeth, P.C. - www.AZBUSLAW.com Business Law & Commercial Litigation - TheFirm@azbuslaw.com "The Business of Our Firm is Business" Facebook/LinkedIn/Twitter/WordPress: AZBUSLAW

Representations and Warranties in business law transactions worldwide: The legal and cultural ...
International Law 3
In this video excerpt from a classroom lecture on the basics of international transactions, attorney Donald W. Hudspeth discusses international venue and jurisdiction considerations in contracts and litigation. Mr. Hudspeth touches on some examples of the differing treatments of forum and law in international contracts using Brazil, Singapore, the United Kingdom, China, London and Geneva as examples. The Law Offices of Donald W. Hudspeth, P.C. - www.AZBUSLAW.com Business Law & Commercial Litigation - TheFirm@azbuslaw.com "The Business of Our Firm is Business" Facebook/LinkedIn/WordPress/Twitter: AZBUSLAW

In this video excerpt from a classroom lecture on the basics of international transactions, ...
International Law 2
International Law - 2 In this video excerpt from a classroom lecture on the basics of international transactions, attorney Donald W. Hudspeth discusses foreign business relations and establishing international contracts. Mr. Hudspeth discusses the changing legal landscape, which includes more exportation of goods and technology, and more importation of foreign business operations to business friendly Phoenix, Arizona. The Law Offices of Donald W. Hudspeth, P.C. - www.AZBUSLAW.com Business Law & Commercial Litigation - TheFirm@azbuslaw.com Facebook/LinkedIn/Twitter/WordPress: AZBUSLAW "The Business of Our Firm is Business"

In this video excerpt from a classroom lecture on the basics of international transactions, ...
International Law 1
International Law - 1 This video excerpt is a classroom lecture on the basics of international transactions and attorney Donald W. Hudspeth discusses finding and building international business relationships. Simply using the internet to help the foreign business-owner to find you is not enough. You need to have both the practical legal experience as well as the high level contacts in the local government who can help them reach their business objectives. The Law Offices of Donald W. Hudspeth, P.C. - www.AZBUSLAW.com Business Law & Commercial Litigation - "The Business of Our Firm is Business"

This video excerpt is a classroom lecture on the basics of international transactions and attorney ...
Asset Protection
Common mistakes of not putting company assets into the LLC.

Common mistakes of not putting company assets into the LLC. -The Law Offices of Donald W. ...
Business Law for Business Owners - The Law Offices of Donald Hudspeth, P.C.
AZBUSLAW.com 1st VIDEO! www.AZBUSLAW.com - 602-265-7997 "The Business of Our Firm is Business"

- Supporting Arizona Small-Business Owners - (Older Video - 1994) The legal structure of your ...
I Tell My Clients That the Legal Brickhouse... - Arizona Business Lawyers
Business Law, Commercial Litigation, Corporate Representation, Intellectual Property, Trial, Business Formation, Contracts, Copyrights , Trademarks, International Law, Entertainment & Small-Business

www.AZBUSLAW.com The Law Offices of Donald W. Hudspeth, P.C. Business Law and Commercial ...
10 Common Mistakes that Business Owners Make.....Arizona Business Lawyers
Law Offices of Donald W. Hudspeth, P.C. - Over 35 years in Business and Law.

This came out of a lecture that I gave to my students at A.S.U. These mistakes can be life ...
What We Want in a Lawyer.....Arizona Business Lawyers
Business Law, Commercial Litigation, Corporate Representation, Intellectual Property, Trial, Business Formation, Contracts, Copyrights, Trademarks, International

www.AZBUSLAW.com The Law Offices of Donald W. Hudspeth Business Law & Commercial ...
What I Mean by Being a Lawyer.....
The Law Offices of Donald W. Hudspeth, P.C. - "The Business of our Firm is Business"

The Law Offices of Donald W. Hudspeth, P.C. www.azbuslaw.com Business Law - Commercial Litigation - ...


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The Law Offices of Donald W. Hudspeth, P.C.
3200 N. Central Ave.
Suite 2500
Phoenix, AZ 85012-2445
USA
Telephone: 602.265.7997