Kent Millward | Arizona Divorce and Family Law Attorney
Kent Millward is originally from Reno, Nevada. He attended the University of Nevada, Reno where he graduated with a business degree in 2002. From Reno, Mr. Millward moved to Arizona where he worked as a business analyst before attending law school.
Having prior business experience has proved invaluable in developing a keen sense of the importance of client relationships in a strong practice. This experience can clearly be seen in Mr. Millward’s thoughtful and thorough approach to each case he handles.
Mr. Millward attended law school at Drake University in Des Moines, IA. While in law school he focused on litigation practice courses specifically designed to enhance understanding of the practical application of the law. He also assisted criminal defendants as a provisionally admitted member of the Iowa State Bar representing defendants and working with the public defender’s office under the direct supervision of a managing attorney.
These cases included drug possession, DUI/DWI charges, and simple assault charges. In addition to his coursework, Kent also had practical experience clerking for one of Iowa’s top civil law firms working on insurance defense, real estate, civil rights violations, and product liability cases.
Since graduation, Mr. Millward has had experience practicing in small to mid-size firms. In addition to working in Phoenix, Mr. Millward has practiced in Sun City, Flagstaff and Sedona as well. These varied experiences provided an excellent opportunity to learn and observe not only different fields of law but different procedural rules of practice.
Not every courtroom or client is the same and having this experience is important to understand each client’s individual needs.
Mr. Millward has also had experience practicing in diverse areas of law. This includes work in bankruptcy, estate planning, probate, guardianship/conservatorship, and family law. Having a variety of experiences is helpful in understanding each client’s unique challenges.
In addition to Mr. Millward’s background in business, having practiced in different areas of law has been essential in establishing a good educational base and excellent client relationship skills.
J.D., Drake University Law School, 2010
B.A., University of Nevada, Reno, 2002
JURISDICTIONS ADMITTED TO PRACTICE
State Bar of Arizona, 2010
District Court of Arizona, 2011