Lowell E. Rothschild


Lowell E. Rothschild, a senior shareholder and a founding partner of Mesch, Clark & Rothschild, received his J.D. in 1952 from the University of Arizona College of Law.

Mr. Rothschild’s practice concentrates on bankruptcy, business reorganization, and estate planning.  He has represented debtors, creditors and creditors’ committees in a wide range of reorganization activities.

He is a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute, and for more than twenty years, has been listed in the “Best Lawyers of America.”

He acts as a Judge Pro Tempore, Special Master and Mediator for the Pima County Superior Court for the State of Arizona.  Rothschild is a Hearing Officer for the State Bar of Arizona’s Disciplinary Commission.

He has been a frequent lecturer on Bankruptcy and Business Reorganization, law practice skills, and law practice management, and has appeared on programs for the American Bar Association; Arizona, California and Washington Bar Associations, and the Pima County Bar Association.  Rothschild has presented at the Institute for Continuing Legal Education of the University of Michigan, the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges, the Arizona State University Graduate School of Business, Professional Education Systems Institute, and the University of Arizona College of Law.

He is a Fellow of the American Bar Association Foundation, a Fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy, a Fellow of the College of Law Practice Management and a Fellow of the Arizona Bar Foundation. He has served as the lawyer representative from the State of Arizona for the United States Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference. Rothschild is a past Chairman of the Law Practice Management Section of the American Bar Association.  He was a Project Coordinator of the American Bar Association publication “Withdrawal, Retirement and Disability,” and a contributor to the American Bar Association publication “Beyond the Billable Hour” and “Win-Win Billing Strategies.”

He served as a member and Chairman of the Bankruptcy Specialization Committee of the State Bar of Arizona from 1986 to 1995.  He is a past president and current board member of the Tucson Airport Authority and a member of the Board of Visitors of the University of Arizona College of Law.  In addition, he was a member of the University of Arizona Foundation, the Arizona Board of Medical Examiners, Temple Emanu-El and the Jewish Community Foundation.  In 2006, Lowell Rothschild was presented the Alumni Professional Achievement Award by the University of Arizona, and in 2007 the University of Arizona College of Law honored Mr. Rothschild with the Distinguished Alumnus Convocation Award.

Areas of practice include:

Business Reorganization
Estate Planning and Probate
Fiduciary Services
Arbitration and Mediation