Anna Christina Estes-Werther Biography
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Christina Estes-Werther is Of Counsel at Pierce Coleman PLLC. Christina’s public law practice includes matters involving open meeting law, conflict of interest, public records, land use, government contracts, and state legislation. As a former State Election Director for the State of Arizona and a current certified election officer, Christina has extensive experience in election law, including campaign finance and election administration.
While serving as the General Counsel to the League of Arizona Cities and Towns, Christina provided legal advice to League staff and the 25-member Executive Committee, filed amicus briefs and drafted model ordinances and legislation, and drafted and revised policies, manuals, and League publications. Christina has a strong relationship with the municipal staff throughout the State due to her efforts facilitating workgroups, meetings, and conferences, conducting regular trainings to elected officials and municipal staff, and providing technical assistance to League members and legal research to the municipal attorneys.
Christina received her J.D. from Gonzaga University School of Law in Spokane, Washington and began her legal career as the Judiciary Committee Analyst in the Arizona State Senate and subsequently held the position of Policy Advisor and Deputy Counsel for the Office of the Governor.