Timothy W. Barton

Of Counsel

Overview

Mr. Barton regularly advises and represents title insurance companies and their insureds, escrow companies and escrow agents, real estate developers, real estate brokers, general and specialty contractors and similar clients.

Contact
Areas of Focus
  • Title Insurance
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Real Estate
Education

LL.B., University of Arizona College of Lawwith high distinction (1963)

B.S., Colorado State University (1960)

Biography

Mr. Barton regularly advises and represents title insurance companies and their insureds, escrow companies and escrow agents, real estate developers, real estate brokers, general and specialty contractors and similar clients.

Mr. Barton has represented title insurance companies and their insureds since 1963. He has taught many seminars on title insurance, Arizona escrow law, real estate litigation, adverse possession, and boundary law. In addition, Mr. Barton has written numerous articles on those subjects and is retained to testify as an expert witness on escrow and title insurance matters.

Admissions

Admitted to Practice

  • Arizona (1963)

Memberships

State Bar of Arizona

  • Member, Real Property Section

Executives Association of Greater Phoenix

  • Past President, Board of Directors

Valley Forward Association

  • Past Chairman, Board of Directors
  • Past Member, Board of Directors

Honors and Awards

  •  AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated
  • Listed, The Best Lawyers in America© in the category of Litigation – Real Estate (1983 – 2019)
  • Listed, Southwest Super Lawyers in the category of Real Estate (2007 – 2018)
  • Listed, “Top 100 Lawyers in Arizona,” Az Business Magazine (March/April 2015, 2017)
  • Listed, “100 People to Know in Commercial Real Estate,” AZRE Magazine (2008 – 2009)

Community Involvement

John C. Lincoln Health Foundation

  • Member, Board of Directors

Desert Mission

  • Treasurer
  • Chairman, Finance Committee
  • Past Member, Board of Directors

Phoenix Regional Medical Center

  • Member, Board of Trustees
  • Past Chairman, Board of Trustees

Valley of the Sun United Way

  • Member, Campaign Cabinet

Las Salas, Inc.

  • President, Board of Directors
  • Member, Board of Directors