Rebecca Marquis

Top rated family law attorney in Scottsdale, Arizona

The Marquis Law Firm
Rebecca Marquis
The Marquis Law Firm

Practice Areas: Family law; view more

Licensed in Arizona since: 2006

Education: Georgia State University College of Law

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2021 - 2023 Selected to Rising Stars: 2016

The Marquis Law Firm

18801 N Thompson Peak Pkwy
Suite 325
Scottsdale, AZ 85255 Visit website

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Rebecca Marquis is a Scottsdale, Arizona, based family law attorney and the founder of The Marquis Law Firm. Ms. Marquis has over fifteen years of experience and is an accomplished family law attorney. She represents clients in Scottsdale and the surrounding area.

Ms. Marquis devotes her entire practice to family law, providing compassionate and skillful service to Arizona residents in what is often the most difficult time in their lives. She is experienced with family law matters involving divorce, child support, custody, harassment injunctions, parenting time, legal separation, order enforcement, paternity, parental relocation and spousal maintenance. 

Dedicated to helping her clients achieve the best possible solution to their situation, Ms. Marquis has substantial courtroom experience and is familiar with all aspects of the litigation process. When a non adversarial approach is desired, she uses alternative dispute resolution methods such as mediation to help her clients obtain a favorable resolution. 

Prior to founding The Marquis Law Firm, Ms. Marquis worked for the Arizona Attorney General’s Office as an assistant attorney general. She developed substantial courtroom experience while in this role and appeared for many child support hearings through the Division of Child Support Services. 

Born and raised in Marietta, Georgia, Ms. Marquis earned a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from the University of Georgia. She received her law degree from Georgia State University College of Law. She is active in professional organizations, including the Scottsdale Bar Association, the Maricopa County Bar Association, the State Bar of Arizona and the American Bar Association.

Practice areas

Family law

Focus areas

Alimony & spousal support, Child support, Custody & visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic violence, Paternity, Prenuptial agreements, Marital property, Mediation & collaborative law, Same sex family law

  • 100% Family law

First Admitted: 2006, Arizona

Professional Webpage: http://marquislaw.com/attorney-profile/rebecca-m-marquis/

Honors/Awards:
  • Attorney of the Month, Volunteer Lawyers Program of Arizona, 2014
  • AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated, Martindale-Hubbell, 2014
  • Top 50 Pro Bono Award, Arizona Foundation for Legal Services and Education, 2016
Pro bono/Community Service:
  • Volunteer Lawyer's Assistance Program
  • Volunteer-Arizona Foundation for Legal Services and Education, 2016
Educational Background:
  • The University of Georgia, Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice, 2000
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • Member of a newly formed committee aimed at clarifying the special real estate commissioner process and related orders., 2022
  • Association of Family and Conciliation Courts-Arizona Chapter
  • Scottsdale Bar Association, Member
  • Board Member, Maricopa County Bar Association-Family Law Section 
  • State Bar of Arizona, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Maricopa County Bar Association, Member
Scholarly Lectures/Writings:
  • This is a Trial College presented by the Arizona Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers.  It is geared towards new lawyers (5 years or less) who practice family law. The College is a daylong event. In advance of the College, participants, faculty, and witnesses are provided all materials, including exhibits, for a mock hearing.  The participants prepare short direct and cross examinations to present at the College. The day of the College, participants attend a series of lectures in the morning which cover evidence, professionalism, the new child support guidelines, judicial staff, and the submission of virtual evidence.  In the afternoon, participants watch a mock hearing presented by AAML fellows with Judge Como presiding over the hearing virtually. Then, participants break out into rooms. Each room has 2 AAML fellows, 1 judge (appearing virtually), 2 witnesses, and 4 participants.  In the breakout rooms, participants will present a direct and cross examination of the witnesses in the time allowed. Specifically, each witness is subjected to direct examination twice and cross-examination twice. At the conclusion, the judges, AAML members, and witnesses provide the participants with feedback on their performances to help them improve. , witness, Arizona Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Trial College, Arizona Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, 2022
  • Speaker, Litigants Without Lawyers, 2008
  • This basic to intermediate level seminar focused on important aspects of family law practice which might not be as straightforward as they sound.  Topics included: Jurisdiction/Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction Enforcement ActConsulting with, Hiring and Firing ClientsSpousal MaintenanceChild Support/Uniform Interstate Family Support Act, andPractical Tips, Speaker-Child Support Related Issues, Parting Shots-Essentials of Family Law, State Bar of Arizona, 2018
  • Speaker, Orders of Protection, Maricopa County Bar Association Legal Assistance to Women in Shelters Program, 2012
  • Speaker, Modifications of Parenting Time, Child Support and Spousal Maintenance, Maricopa County Bar Association, 2013, Speaker, Modifications of Parenting Time, Child Support and Spousal Maintenance, Maricopa County Bar Association , 2013
  • Speaker, Sudden Impact: The Intersection of Family Law and Criminal Matters, Maricopa County Bar Association, 2016

Office location for Rebecca Marquis

18801 N Thompson Peak Pkwy
Suite 325
Scottsdale, AZ 85255

Phone: 480-305-2062

Selections

3 Years Super Lawyers
1 Year Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2021 - 2023
  • Rising Stars: 2016

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