Featured In-Network Attorney: Monica Donaldson Stewart
Dec 29, 2021
Let us introduce you to:
3100 W. Ray Road
Chandler, AZ 85226
Chandler, AZ 85226
Ms. Monica Donaldson Stewart is one of LegalEASE in-network attorneys who provides excellent service to our members. Monica Donaldson Stewart is the managing attorney for Donaldson Stewart PC, a boutique family law and estate planning firm in Chandler, Arizona. Monica received her law degree in 1997 from the Arizona State University College of Law. During law school, Monica participated in a semester-long mediation training clinic and in 2009, she completed her first collaborative training with the Collaborative Divorce Institute. Since that time she has trained and practiced extensively in both mediation and collaborative divorce. Monica believes that divorcing couples and their children benefit when they are given have the opportunity to reach settlements without the court’s intervention, and that mediation and the collaborative divorce process offer that opportunity. Monica’s philosophy is that “litigating to win” is not the only way to divorce.
How long have you been a LegalEASE Network Attorney?
"I've worked with LegalEASE for over fifteen (15) years, since 2007."
What's your favorite hobbies outside of law?
"Writing mystery novels and nature photography."
- Arizona, 1997
- U.S. District Court District of Arizona, 1997
Legal Decision Making Authority and Parenting Time
Same Sex Family Law Issues
Professional Honors, Awards and Activities
Collaborative Professionals of Phoenix, Executive Board Member, Present
Arizona's Finest Attorneys, 2011 to Present
- Maricopa County Superior Court, Judge Pro Tem, 2007 to Present
East Valley Bar Association, President, 2008 to 2009
East Valley Bar Association, Treasurer, 2009 to 2019
East Valley Bar Association, Secretary, 2018 to 2021
- Maricopa County Association of Family Mediators, Secretary, 2018 to 2020
- Superlawyers Southwest Rising Stars 2012-2013
- Monica was selected as a Southwest Super Lawyer 2019 - 2022
J.D., Arizona State University, College of Law, Tempe, Arizona (1997)
B.S., Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona (1993)