Markus Risinger 2018-08-18T15:29:43+00:00

Markus Risinger

Attorney

Markus joined Woodnick Law as a law clerk in 2012. Markus graduated cum laude from the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University.

Markus’s approach to the practice of law begins with a level head no matter the intensity of the client’s crisis. He embodies the firm’s holistic approach to helping clients, which includes not only resolving their current legal issues, but giving them the knowledge and confidence they need to move forward with their lives after the dust has settled.  Above all, he enjoys helping people understand the legal process so that they can make informed decisions, actively participate in the outcomes of their cases, and improve their lives.

Markus has argued numerous cases before the Arizona Court of Appeals, including published decisions in Doty-Perez I and II, Chapman v. Hopkins, and Crosby-Garbotz v. Arizona. Markus also drafted the Arizona Family Law Practitioners’ Amicus Brief in the landmark McLaughlin case before the Arizona Supreme Court.

Markus Risinger

Attorney

Markus joined Woodnick Law as a law clerk in 2012. Markus graduated cum laude from the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University.

Markus’s approach to the practice of law begins with a level head no matter the intensity of the client’s crisis. He embodies the firm’s holistic approach to helping clients, which includes not only resolving their current legal issues, but giving them the knowledge and confidence they need to move forward with their lives after the dust has settled.  Above all, he enjoys helping people understand the legal process so that they can make informed decisions, actively participate in the outcomes of their cases, and improve their lives.

Markus has argued numerous cases before the Arizona Court of Appeals, including published decisions in Doty-Perez I and II, Chapman v. Hopkins, and Crosby-Garbotz v. Arizona. Markus also drafted the Arizona Family Law Practitioners’ Amicus Brief in the landmark McLaughlin case before the Arizona Supreme Court.

Awards & Honors

  • CALI Excellence for the Future Awards: Constitutional Law; Legal Advocacy; Natural Resource Law; Domestic Violence & the Law; Human Trafficking
  • Pedrick Scholar

Publications

  • The Sexual Exploitation of Girls in the United States: The Role of Female Pimps, D.E. Roe-Sepowitz, J. Gallagher, K. Hickle, M. Risinger, Journal of Interpersonal Violence, November 11, 2014.
  • Direct Shareholder Liability for Use of Coerced Labor via Corporate Veil Piercing. Accord: A Legal Journal for Practitioners, Vol. 5, No. 1, Spring 2016. Arizona Summit Law School.