Fountain Hills Law Firm, formerly known as Elkie Law Office, PC, was formed in 2008 by attorney Tait D. Elkie. Since then, the firm has grown significantly and its lawyers serve a diverse client base in the areas of Estate Planning, Criminal Defense, DUI & Traffic Defense, Personal Injury, as well as general civil litigation, including Landlord-Tenant matters. Our law firm’s attorneys serve clients across the United States, and vigorously represent their interests in Federal and Arizona State Courts.

Fountain Hills Law Firm’s attorneys have been recognized by their clients and peers for their outstanding legal skills and ethical practices. Our firm’s attorneys have been recognized by The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers, Arizona’s Finest Lawyers, The American Society of Legal Advocates, and Attorney at Law Magazine. Our lawyers stay informed of current trends and continuing changes in the law through their membership in various legal organizations including the Arizona State Bar, the Arizona Association for Justice (formerly the Arizona Trial Lawyers Association), Arizona Attorneys for Criminal Justice, the Maricopa County Bar Association, and the Scottsdale Bar Association.

Fountain Hills Law Firm’s attorneys and staff have also been recognized for their commitment and dedication to a range of government, civic, and non-profit organizations. Our firm’s attorneys and staff have contributed many hours towards the improvement of the local community, and to the service of those in need in a variety of organizations, including the Town of Fountain Hills, the Arizona Foundation for Legal Services & Education, the Arizona Children’s Association, the Fountain Hills Chamber of Commerce, the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #7507, the American Legion Post #58, the Sunset Kiwanis Club of Fountain Hills, the Fountain Hills High School, the Fountain Hills Teen Court, the River of Time Museum, the Fountain Hills Coalition, and many others.

Estate Planning

At Fountain Hills Law Firm, our primary goal is to give you the peace of mind that comes with creating a comprehensive Estate Plan, and knowing your loved ones will be provided for when you are no longer able to provide for them. Our Wills, Trusts, and Estate Planning lawyers will create a tailored Estate Plan for you and your family that will conform to your desires and goals and help ensure an enduring legacy.

Criminal Defense

At Fountain Hills Law Firm, our experienced criminal defense attorneys provide aggressive and effective legal representation to individuals charged with a misdemeanor or felony offense. The criminal defense attorney you choose to hire can make a significant difference in the ultimate outcome of your case, and can be the difference between substantial time in jail or prison, and a reduced charge or dismissal of your case. It is imperative that you thoroughly and carefully select an experienced criminal defense attorney that you know will not only aggressively but also effectively represent you and defend your rights in court.

DUI & Traffic Defense

At Fountain Hills Law Firm, our experienced DUI defense attorneys provide aggressive and effective legal representation to individuals charged with misdemeanor DUI and felony DUI offenses. If you are charged with a DUI offense, it is extremely important that you fully and completely understand the potential legal and financial ramifications of the DUI offense if you are found guilty. The DUI laws in Arizona are tough, complicated, and often misunderstood by those charged with DUI, and by inexperienced lawyers who do not know how to handle DUI cases. The DUI defense attorney you choose to hire can make a significant difference in the ultimate outcome of your case, and may be the difference between a conviction and an acquittal.

Personal Injury

If you are the victim of a personal injury suffered due to the negligence or carelessness of another, the experienced personal injury attorneys at Fountain Hills Law Firm will make sure that your rights are protected. Our dedicated legal staff can assist you in filing an injury claim to help you receive the compensation you deserve. We work hard to ensure that insurance companies pay you fairly and that responsible parties pay the maximum allowable amount for medical costs under the law.

"Tait Elkie represented me in a situation which I thought to be a total loss. The outcome far exceeded my expectations. I am very thankful for his help and appreciate his in-depth analysis of my case." — C.R.
"I was most impressed with Mr. Elkie as an attorney and it feels great to finally encounter a great and professional legal mind with integrity who I can call now when I need legal help." — S.A.
"Mr. Elkie was polite, knowledgeable and very helpful... He was well aware and experienced with my type of situation and helped me accordingly. Thank you!!" — R.T.
"Tait, I cannot thank you enough. You accomplished what I thought was impossible. Thank you a billion times." — J.M.