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Karen N. Wohlgemuth


Spencer Fane attorney Karen Wohlgemuth

T 602.333.5483
F 602.333.5431

Karen Wohlgemuth’s family law practice includes matters related to divorce, premarital agreements, child support, spousal maintenance, grandparent visitation, and post-decree modifications handled through trial, mediations, arbitrations, and other manners of alternative dispute resolution. She is a certified family law mediator and also brings experience in civil and commercial litigation.

Karen completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and earned her Juris Doctor from Arizona State’s Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law. She is also a graduate of the FDCC Ladder Down Program for the class of 2019 and became a certified Family Law Mediator in 2021.

Presentations and Publications

  • “It’s a New Year with New Child Support Guidelines” (2022)
  • “Bankruptcy and Divorce: Considerations Before Filing” (2021)
  • “Raising the Bar: The NextGen,” Featured, Phoenix Business Journal (January 29, 2021)
  • “Insurance 101 – Personal Injury A to Z,” National Business Institute (2019)
  • “Nuts and Bolts of Arizona Civil Procedure Changes,” The Cavanagh Law Firm (2018)

Community Involvement

  • Arizona Theatre Company
    • Member, Board of Trustees


  • Maricopa County Bar Association
  • Arizona Women Lawyers Association
  • Association of Family and Conciliation Courts
  • Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel Ladder Down program, 2019


  • Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch, Commercial Litigation; Family Law; and Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants (2023)
  • Southwest Super Lawyers Rising Stars®, Family Law (2022)
  • Southwest Super Lawyers Rising Stars®, Family Law (2021)
  • Southwest Super Lawyers Rising Stars®, General Litigation (2020)
  • Paul W. Holloway Trial Advocacy Award Winner (May 2017)
  • Pro Bono Distinction (May 2017)
  • CALI Award (March 2016)

Contact Karen Wohlgemuth at 602.333.5483 or phxfamilylawteam@spencerfane.com.