Kari R. Meyrose focuses primarily in the areas of estate planning and administration, probate, elder law and corporate transactions. Kari spends time talking with each one of her clients in order to ascertain each client’s individual needs and expectations. Kari particularly enjoys the opportunity to counsel clients regarding their unique estate planning needs, and to assist clients in seeing that their long-term estate planning objectives are met. She considers the various legal strategies available to each client, and spends time discussing the economic, practical and emotional consequences of potential options and results.
Kari has represented clients in a wide variety of matters including the development and implementation of comprehensive estate plans designed to meet the diverse needs of a wide variety of clients, contested and uncontested trust and probate administration, guardianships, business formation and succession planning, and corporate transactions.
Kari is a member of the Scottsdale Healthcare Foundation Financial Advisors, Scottsdale Bar Association, and American Bar Association. She is a member of the Probate and Trust Section of the State Bar of Arizona, and serves as a member of the Executive Council of the Elder Law, Mental Health & Special Needs Planning Section of the Bar. Kari is also currently affiliated with the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill and Wills for Heroes.
Kari was raised in Phoenix, Arizona, and currently resides in Scottsdale with her husband Doug. Her favorite pastime is hiking with her husband in the many scenic locations in and around the Valley.
J.D., Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 2008. During law school, Kari worked in the Elder Law Clinic and volunteered as an advisor at the Guardianship Help Desk at the Cook County Circuit Court in Chicago, Illinois. She also worked with the Beazley Institute for Health Law and Policy, where she focused primarily on health care law and end of life issues.
B.S. in Psychology, Arizona State University, 2003. While attending ASU, Kari worked with the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill-Arizona State University Chapter, and helped to establish one of the first on-campus college mental illness support, education, and awareness programs in the country.
State Bar of Arizona, 2010
State Bar of Illinois, 2008
United States District Court, District of Arizona, 2010