Gary Stickell represents individuals and couples who seek bankruptcy protection. A leader in the Arizona bankruptcy community, he co-founded and chairs the Arizona Consumer Bankruptcy Council and is an inaugural Master of the Arizona Bankruptcy American Inn of Court.
Gary speaks regularly on consumer bankruptcy topics. In recognition of his efforts to mentor and educate lawyers new to the practice of consumer bankruptcy, Gary received the 2010 Award of Special Merit from the State Bar of Arizona.
He has also been honored as a Member of the Year by the Arizona Consumer Bankruptcy Counsel in 2011 and received the Pro Bono Distinguished Service Award from the Arizona State Bar, Bankruptcy Section, for his “extraordinary efforts to establish the Chapter 13 Expert Panel.”
Gary received his law degree from Boston University in 1981 after earning his bachelor’s degree at George Washington University. Gary has been licensed to practice in Arizona since 1982.
In the community, Gary is a past chair of the Greater Phoenix Youth at Risk Foundation and is recognized as a founding volunteer leader of the organization.
Gary and his wife, Mary, are the parents of two boys. He currently serves as the membership chair of the Brophy Dad’s Club. He served as his sons’ Cub Scout pack chair and den leader and coached their T-ball and Little League teams.