Richard A. Bookspan
Clients of Richard Bookspan benefit from his decades of
experience in estate planning, probate and business law.
Richard regularly assists estate planning clients in
creating wills, trusts and powers of attorney, and his article on "digital
estate planning" will be of interest to individuals who have an online
presence. Richard also provides probate and trust administration assistance for
Richard is also a valuable legal
resource for business owners in entity formation (LLCs, corporations and
partnerships), business contracts, and business transactions involving closely
held companies, as well as buy-sell agreements and business succession planning.
Outside of his legal practice, Richard has promoted and
managed bicycle racing events for major companies that include 7-Eleven,
Nabisco, and the Fiesta Bowl. Promotions included Olympic Mountain Bike Trials
and other national events, as well as the Arizona State Championship Mountain
Bike Series. Richard was a high ranking USA Cycling official and motor cycle
referee, working at National Championship events.
As a former road and mountain bike competitor, Richard is
still an avid cyclist and hiker. He enjoys art, reading and the outdoors through
membership in the Phoenix Art Museum, the Scottsdale Center for the Arts,
Arizona Audubon and the Grand Canyon Trust.
Richard and his wife, Susan, raised three sons and now enjoy
their grandchildren, all living in the Phoenix area.