Pat Derdenger


Pat Derdenger emphasizes his practice on federal, state, and local taxation law and is certified asa tax law specialist by the Arizona State Bar. Pat received the State Bar of Arizona's Top Tax Attorney award in June 2017. He has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America since 1995 and has been listed in Southwest Super Lawyers for state, local, and federal taxation since 2007.

In his extensive state and local tax practice, he advises and represents his business clients on corporate and individual income, sales, use, and property tax matters, including litigation of those matters at all levels—audits and appeals through various administrative stages, the tax court, court of appeals and supreme court. He represents his clients in tax litigation as well as counsels them on the state and local tax implications of their business transactions. Pat is a frequent lecturer on state and local tax subjects to a wide variety of professional audiences. He received his undergraduate degree from Loyola University of Los Angeles, his M.B.A. from the University of Southern California Marshall School of Business, his J.D. from the University of Southern California Law School and his LL.M. in taxation from the George Washington University School of Law.

Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP
201 East Washington Street Suite 1200
Phoenix, AZ 85004

(P) (602) 262-5315
(F) (602) 734-3815

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