M. Brennan Ray

M. Brennan Ray

Certified Specialist in Real Estate Law, Arizona Board of Legal Specialization

Shareholder— Joined Burch & Cracchiolo in 2006

Brennan is a Certified Specialist in Real Estate, Arizona Board of Legal Specialization, and practices with the firm’s zoning and real estate attorneys. He has experience in the areas of land use planning, zoning, real estate transactions, landlord/tenant, title insurance and other real estate-related matters. Brennan also is experienced in commercial and business litigation.

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Brennan is licensed to practice in Arizona state and federal courts. He received his J.D. from St. Mary’s University Law School in San Antonio, Texas in 2005. Prior to attending St. Mary’s, he received a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Masters in Business Administration degree from Utah State University in Logan, Utah.

Certified Specialist - State Bar of Arizona

Honors & Awards

Selected, Best Lawyers in America, Land Use and Zoning Law, 2021-2024
Selected, Southwest Super Lawyers, Land Use and Zoning Law, 2023-2024
Selected, Chambers USA-America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Up and Coming Attorney, 2013-2017, 2021, 2022
Selected, Phoenix Magazine, Top Lawyers, Land Use & Environmental Law, 2022, 2023
Selected, Southwest Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2013
Selected, AZ Business Magazine "People to Know in Commercial Real Estate, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2017, 2023
Selected, AZ Big Media AZ Business Leaders, 2023


Professional Affiliations

State Bar of Arizona


J.D., St. Mary's University, 2005

MBA, Utah State University, 2002

B.A., Utah State University, 2001

Admitted In

United States District Court for the District of Arizona

Community Involvement

Board Member, ICAN Positive Programs for Youth, 2013

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