DeeAn Gillespie Strub

Gillespie, Shields & Durrant
7319 North 16th Street
Suite 100
Phoenix AZ  85020
Telephone: (602) 870-9700

Gillespie Shields and Durrant serves the community through effective legal representation in various law disciplines: civil, family law appeals, family law, estate planning and certain criminal defense. The firm also provides the service of mediation and arbitration.

DeeAn Gillespie has practiced law since 1985, when she founded her own law firm. In 2006 the firm was renamed Gillespie Shields & Associates and, in 2009, she included her former mentor Dan Durrant and changed the firm's name again to Gillespie, Shields & Durrant.

DeeAn has successfully represented clients in cases involving CPS and dependency matters, In Loco Parentis matters, custody disputes and complex family law litigation.

DeeAn is a Certified Specialist in Family Law and trained in Collaborative Law.

DeeAn is active, well-known and respected in her profession throughout Pinal, Maricopa, Yavapai, Navaho, Graham, Gila, Greenlee and Apache counties in Arizona.

Her firm is now ten attorneys strong – all of whom contribute varied skills. While the bedrock of the firm remains family law, her co-attorneys also practice in the areas of estate planning, probate, civil litigation and employment law.


Family law, adoption, dependency matters, severance of parental rights, In Loco Parentis, collaborative law, complex family law litigation.

Specialties and Certifications

  • Certified Specialist in Family Law


  • Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law School, Provo, Utah, 1984
    • Honors: Member, J. Reuben Clark School of Law Association
    • Honors: Member, Marriott School of Management Association
  • Brigham Young University
    • B.A.

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