Lawrence McDonough


Larry McDonough

Larry McDonough

Larry McDonough, a partner at Monroe, McDonough, Goldschmidt & Molla, PLLC, engaged in a general civil trial practice in the U.S. and Kansas Courts before accepting a position with Gates Learjet Corporation as General Counsel.  He moved to Arizona with Learjet and was admitted to practice before the U.S. and Arizona courts.

After ten years as Secretary and General Counsel for Learjet, Mr. McDonough eventually resigned his position to re-enter the private practice of law.  His practice is focused on corporate and business structuring and transactions, commercial and real estate transactions, commercial litigation, and probate, though he has significant civil trial and appellate court experience including complex litigation.
Rated AV Preeminent® by Martindale-Hubbell®

Professional Memberships and Affiliations

  • Admitted to state courts of Arizona, United States District Court for the District of Arizona, and Ninth and Tenth Circuit Courts of Appeals
  • Member, State Bar of Arizona and Pima County Bar Association
  • Served a seven-year term as a member of Arizona Supreme Court’s Committee on Character and Fitness; subsequently representing the Committee in hearings before the Court
  • Counsel to largest secondary school in Southern Arizona
  • Active member, Diocesan Finance Council of the Catholic Diocese of Tucson
  • Former member, Arizona Association of Defense Counsel and Tucson Defense Bar
  • Former member, Board of Directors, Tucson Symphony Society and Southern Arizona Division of the American Heart Association
  • Past divisional campaign director for United Way of Tucson


Undergraduate degree from Wichita University
Law degree from Washburn University of Topeka, Kansas

Practice Areas

Business Law and Entity Formation

Estate Planning

Probate Law
Real Estate Law

Transactional Law