Rebecca van Doren

Rebecca van Doren

Of Counsel

REBECCA van DOREN joined CDQ in 1999.  Following law school, Rebecca served as law clerk to the Honorable Eddward Ballinger of the Maricopa County Superior Court and the Honorable E.G. Noyes of the Arizona Court of Appeals.  She has served a four-year term on the State Bar Committee on Examinations, and has served as a judge pro tem for the Maricopa County Superior Court.  In 2023, Rebecca retired from the full-time practice of law, but remains Of Counsel to the firm on a part-time basis, focusing on higher education litigation and appellate work, as well as, general commercial litigation.

Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law
Arizona State University
J.D., cum laude, 1998

Arizona State University
BS, Justice Studies, 1985


United States District Courts:

  • District of Arizona
  • District of Vermont
  • Northern District of New York

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
United States Supreme Court

State Bar of Arizona
Maricopa County Bar Association
American Bar Association Section of Litigation

Daubert Opinion Requires Judges to Screen Scientific Evidence,” Journal of Pediatrics, November 2006.

Rebecca served as a volunteer judge pro tem, a position which helps to relieve the burden on Maricopa County Superior Court judges by taking on certain tasks such as conducting settlement conferences and serving as a discovery master.  Rebecca and her husband, Jason, have hosted multiple foreign exchange students, welcoming students from China, Brazil and Germany for year-long stays in their home.  Jason is also a volunteer for the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office Animal Safe Haven.