Dickinson Wright, Phoenix
FRED C. FATHE, born March 10, 1952, Canton, Ohio. Undergraduate education,Wittenberg University, Springfield, Ohio; B.A., MAGNA CUM LAUDE, Chemistry andPhysics, 1974. Graduate education, University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor,Michigan; J.D., MAGNA CUM LAUDE, Order of the Coif, 1977. Admitted to practicein Ohio (inactive at present), November 4, -1 977. Admitted to practice in Arizona,October 17, 1981. Admiited to practice United States District Court, District ofArizona, October 26, 1981.Member: Real Property and Business Law Sections of the State Bar of Arizona.Member: Real Property Section of American Bar Association. Past-Member: BusinessLaw Section Council, Arizona State Bar; Past-Chair, Real Property Section, ArizonaState Bar; Past-Chair, Business Law Section; Past and Present Member, Arizona StateBar; Subcommittee on Corporate, Banking, and Business Law Section, State Bar ofArizona, on Legal Opinions. Past Program and Speaker Chairman - Phoenix area,Real Property Section, State Bar of Arizona and frequent Seminar Speaker at bothState Bar and private real property legal educational seminars. Mr. Fathe is a frequentlecturer at legal educational programs held both in the Phoenix and Tucsonmetropolitan areas.Mr. Fathe has practiced extensively in the areas of real estate transactional practice;banking (primarily real estate and corporate finance); corporate acquisitions; and theUniform Commercial Code. He is a Certified Specialist, Real Property Law, State Barof Arizona Board of Legal Specialization, and has been named in the publication TheBest Lawyers in America as a real estate practitioner since 1997 and through 2005.Mr. Fathe has been actively involved with real property acquisition and development,including acquisition and sales of both unimproved and improved property; realproperty master- and development planning; major leasing transactions; real propertyfinancing transactions; and advising banks and other institutions (both Arizonaand out-of-state) regarding structuring of Arizona real property lending transactionsand foreclosures and modifications thereof.