Tracy Essig

Prior to joining the county attorney’s office, he was with the Arizona State Attorney General’s office for 11 years. He was chief counsel of the Bankruptcy and Collection Enforcement Section, a nationally recognized program that handled the collection of debts to the State of Arizona. Prior to joining the government sector, Tracy worked in large and medium size firms, as well as his own practice, in the field of bankruptcy, creditor-debtor rights, and commercial litigation. Mr. Essig graduated with high distinction from the University of Arizona Law School and received his B.A. in both Economics and Political Science from the University of Arizona.

License State License Status Year Acquired
Arizona Active 1988


School Major Degree Graduated
University of Arizona College of Law Law JD – Juris Doctor 1988
University of Arizona Economics BA – Bachelor of Arts 1984
University of Arizona Political Science BA – Bachelor of Arts 1984


Award Name Granting Organization Date
Spirit Award


Position Association Name Duration
Member Maricopa County Bar Association
Member State Bar of Arizona
Member States’ Association of Bankruptcy Attorneys


Bankruptcy Law and the Governmental Lawyer
The Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005
Bankruptcy and Taxes Under the Act
Bankruptcy 101 – Fun or Just a Fallacy
Bankruptcy Law & the Governmental Regulatory Process
Life, Law and the Pursuit of Balance