PHOENIX, May 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Mark R. Allen, is being recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Top Attorney in the field of law as an Attorney with Watland & Allen PLLC.
Watland & Allen, PLLC was established when Mark R. Allen combined his estate practice with that of his partner, Dwight Watland. Mr. Allen and his staff bring many years of experience and dedication to his clients. Mr. Allen's focus is to provide excellent legal services in the areas of Estate Planning, Probate services, Trust Administration, Corporate and Business Transactions. The firm has a wide range of clients (individuals, entrepreneurs, corporate executives and owners of closely held businesses) and Mr. Allen takes a personalized approach to help his clients reach their goals.
Mr. Allen received his Bachelors of Science degree from Arizona State University with high distinction in 1976 and received his Juris Doctor degree from Arizona State University College of Law in 1979. Mr. Allen furthered his legal education in tax and estate planning at the University of Wisconsin and Golden Gate University. Following the completion of his education, Mr. Allen became a member of the State Bar of Arizona and the Maricopa County Bar Association. He went on to become one of the first Certified Estate and Trust Law Specialists in the State of Arizona.
Mr. Allen is a member of the Arizona State University Partners in Philanthropy. He has served as the past president and member of the board of directors of the Camelback Kiwanis Club, past member of the board of directors of East Valley Community Bank and longtime member of the Sun Angel Foundation Advisory Council. As a public speaker, Mr. Allen has conducted seminars in estate and business planning for numerous business and charitable organizations.
To those interested in the practice of law, Mr. Allen recommends that they work hard for their clients, enjoy their personal life, be involved in outside interests and have fun. Mr. Allen hopes that he can pass this perspective onto to his business associates and colleagues while maintaining these characteristics in his law practice even after he has retired from active practice.
Mr. Allen is married to his high school sweetheart, Dianne, and they are the proud parents of four children and active grandparents to seven grandchildren and he enjoys being able to be a positive influence in their lives. Mr. Allen is quick to say that all of his children graduated from the best university in Arizona - Arizona State University. Mr. Allen is an avid outdoorsman and supports many wildlife conservation organizations. He also enjoys golfing, bicycling, reading and traveling.
Contact: Katherine Green, 516-825-5634, [email protected]
SOURCE Continental Who's Who