Timothy W. Barton

Timothy W. Barton Of Counsel

P: 602-262-5933
F: 602-495-2972
L: Phoenix

Mr. Barton regularly advises and represents title insurance companies and their insureds, escrow companies and escrow agents, real estate developers, real estate brokers, general and specialty contractors and similar clients.

Mr. Barton has represented title insurance companies and their insureds since 1963. He has taught many seminars on title insurance, Arizona escrow law, real estate litigation, adverse possession, and boundary law. In addition, he has written numerous articles on those subjects. He is retained to testify as an expert witness on escrow and title insurance matters.

Areas of Focus

  • Title Insurance
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Real Estate

Honors, Appointments and Awards

  • Listed, "Top 100 Lawyers in Arizona," Az Business Magazine (March/April 2015, 2017)

  • Listed, The Best Lawyers in America (1983-2018) in the category of Litigation - Real Estate

  • Listed, Southwest Super Lawyers (2007-2017) in the category of Real Estate

  • Listed, "100 People to Know in Commercial Real Estate," AZRE Magazine (2008-2009)

Professional Affiliations

  • State Bar of Arizona
    Real Property Section, Member
  • John C. Lincoln Health Foundation
    Board of Directors
  • Desert Mission
    Board of Directors, Former Member
    Chairman, Finance Committee
  • Phoenix Regional Medical Center
    Former Chairman
    Board of Trustees
  • Executives Association of Greater Phoenix
    Former President
  • Valley Forward Association
    Former Chairman
    Board of Directors
  • Valley of the Sun United Way
    Campaign Cabinet Member
  • Las Salas, Inc.
    Board of Directors

Admitted to Practice

  • Arizona, 1963


  • B.S., Colorado State University, 1960
  • LL.B., University of Arizona College of Law, 1963
    with high distinction