John J. Brady

JOHN J. BRADY – Partner
Practice Areas:
• Commercial Transactions
• General Contract
• Land Law

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Phone: 520.623.4353
Fax: 520.792.3426

Practice Focus & Experience

Udall Law Firm Attorney with AV Preeminent 2013 RatingJohn J. Brady has an active practice in commercial transactions and real estate matters. For over 25 years, as an attorney John has worked with businesses and landowners handling matters ranging from the purchase and sale of both improved and unimproved real estate, to general contract and commercial work, including formation of business entities and advising business clients. In addition, John represents landowners in varying aspects of land use law including development, government regulation, planning, zoning petitions, variance requests, and Special Land Use Applications.

Throughout his career John has represented both property owners as well as contractors before the Arizona Registrar of Contractors, and handled litigation for such parties in court. John has tried numerous lawsuits involving commercial and real property disputes as well as defending numerous attorneys, accountants, and real estate agents and brokers in malpractice claims.

Representative Matters

  • Seller’s counsel for various office, retail and vacant land transactions
  • Landlord’s counsel for leasing activities of office and commercial development
  • Buyer’s counsel for various multimillion-dollar offices, retail, industrial and residential developments, including the financing thereof, in the State of Arizona
  • Tenant’s counsel for leasing of offices & commercial projects
  • General counsel to exempt organizations
  • Borrower’s counsel to G & T Cooperative Electric Company in obtaining financing from the U.S. Government, as well as other sources


  • University of Arizona College of Law (J.D., 1980)
  • University of Arizona (B.S.B.A., 1977)

Court Admissions

  • Arizona State Courts
  • U.S. District Court of Arizona
  • U.S. Tax Court
  • U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • U.S. Supreme Court


  • State Bar of Arizona
  • Pima County Bar Association
  • State Bar Fee Arbitration Committee

Community Involvement

  • State Bar of Arizona, Lecturer
  • Gabriel’s Angels, Treasurer (2010 – present)
  • Tucson Arizona Boys Chorus, Board of Directors (1999 – present), Vice President of Board (2001 – 2002)
  • Reachout, Inc., Board of Directors (1982 – present)
  • Tucson Old Pueblo Credit Union, Board of Directors (2002 – present), Vice President of Board (2003 – 2004)
  • Active in church and related organizations
  • St. Thomas More Society, Member