Lewis Roca Rothgerber LLP proudly announces that Frances Sjoberg has joined the firm’s Tribal Affairs and Gaming practice group. Sjoberg is based out of the firm’s Phoenix office.
Sjoberg’s practice focuses on real estate transactions and financing and she provides counsel on complex commercial real estate matters.
Her experience includes debt and equity financing, zoning, condemnation, public lands, federal reserved water rights, regulatory issues, non-judicial foreclosure and commercial leasing. She has represented various clients including investors, receivers and developers with matters involving complex acquisitions, refinancing and litigation.
Prior to joining the firm, Sjoberg served as a judicial law clerk to Supreme Court Justice A. John Pelander.
In addition to being a member of the Maricopa County Bar Association, the Real Property section of the State Bar of Arizona and the Real Property, Trust and Estate Law section of the American Bar Association, Sjoberg is a Flinn-Brown Fellow for the Arizona Center for Civic Leadership, a Development Committee member for the University of Arizona Poetry Center and a member of the Board of Trustees for the Woodlea Irrigation and Water Delivery District No. 2, among other organizations.
She holds a JD from University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law, an MFA in Poetry from Warren Wilson College and a BA in English from University of Arizona.