COMBS LAW GROUP TEAM
Christopher A. Combs
Chris was born in Windsor, England, and lived in Germany and the Philippines before coming to the United States. He attended Arizona State University and graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree. Chris then received a J.D. degree from the University of Arizona Law School where he was a member of the Law Review.
After law school Chris was a Captain, JAG, in the United States Marine Corps. Chris was an honors graduate of the Naval Justice School in Newport, Rhode Island. Chris was also stationed in Quantico, Virginia and Camp Pendleton, California.
Chris has 20+ years of experience as a real estate broker, and as a State Bar certified real estate specialist. Chris is a former President of the Maricopa County Bar Association and a former President of the Phoenix Symphony Council.
Chris formed and operated the Arizona Association of Realtors (“AAR”) Legal Hotline program which received a 90% approval rating from Arizona real estate brokers every year for more than 20 years. The AAR Legal Hotline program was the model for Legal Hotline programs in Colorado and Minnesota. Chris drafted the original nine-page AAR Residential Resale Real Estate Purchase Contract.
Chris writes a Sunday column in The Arizona Republic newspaper on real estate questions and answers.
Chris has lectured in Asia, Mexico, and Canada on the Foreign Investment in Real Property Act and other aspects of foreign investment in Arizona real estate. Chris has represented foreign investors in Arizona real estate from Asia, Mexico, and Canada.
Chris is a former member of the Pittsburgh Pirates minor league baseball organization, and was selected to the All-Marine Corps basketball team.
Community Involvement and Professional Affiliations:
Maricopa County Bar Association, Former President
Phoenix Symphony Council, Former President
2200 E. Camelback Road
Phoenix, AZ 85016
T: (602) 957-9810
F: (602) 955-4712
Paralegal: Pamela Brimhall