Attorney Profile: Fred Ruotolo


Bar Admissions

  • Arizona, 1992


  • University of Tulsa College of Law – Tulsa, OK
    • Juris Doctor (J.D.)
  • Arizona State University – Tempe, AZ
    • Bachelor of of Science (B.S.)

Awards & Accolades

Memberships & Associations

  • Scottsdale Bar Association, Member
  • Maricopa County Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • State Bar of Arizona, Member
  • Reserver Officer’s Association, Past President


Fred Ruotolo has over a decade and a half of legal experience, and has handled a vast area of family law issues from simple non-contested divorces to some of the most high-profile divorce family law matters. With a compassionate and complex understanding of divorce related issues and child custody disputes, Mr. Ruotolo has negotiated and litigated a multitude of prestigious cases with several renowned family law practitioners in Arizona , achieving numerous favorable outcomes before Arizona Family Court judges.


Mr. Ruotolo is a Board Certified Family Law Specialist by the State Bar of Arizona. He is admitted to practice law in the state of Arizona and in Arizona s Federal District Court.

Active in legal education at both professional and public level, Mr. Ruotolo has taught Continuing Legal Education classes for legal practitioners and has been featured guest speaker on Arizona family law issues on Phoenix ‘s KPNX-NBC Channel 12, KTVK Channel 3, KNXV-ABC Channel 15, KTAR News Radio and at the Phoenix Woman’s Expo.

Mr. Ruotolo was named one of the Business Journal’s Leading Lawyers and Who’s Who in Law in 2006.

A former serviceman in the Army National Guard, Mr. Ruotolo maintains an active role in the community as a long-time supporter of several Valley legal aid organizations where he provides his legal expertise and guidance. Fred also volunteers his time as a Mentor for the Phoenix School of Law’s Family Law Student Association Mentor Program.