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Cleere Law Offices, P.C.
  Oro Valley Location

10445 N. Oracle Road
Suite. 141
Oro Valley, AZ 85737
(520) 219-9733

Robert F. Cleere, L.L.B
Attorney at Law

Bob is a member of the Arizona State Bar Association, admitted to practice law before all Arizona courts and the Federal Arizona District Court.  He is a member of the Pima County Bar Association and the National Association of Elder Law Attorneys.

Bob was born in Geneva, New York and received his Bachelor’s Degree from Hobart College in Geneva.  He served on active duty with the Navy, then worked for the Navy Department and State Department while attending and graduating from Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, D.C.  Bob and his wife Jan have three children, Kathy, Susan and Kevin.  

Bob and Jan are the co-owners of CLEERE LAW OFFICES, P.C. which they began in Phoenix in 1975. Jan was the office manager for a number of years. In 1998, she graduated magna cum laude from Arizona State University West with a Bachelor’s Degree in American Studies. In 1999, Bob and Jan moved to Oro Valley, where they opened a second law office. Jan began an active, full time career in historical research, writing and speaking about the history of the Southwest. For more information, go to for her appearance and speaking schedule.


Kathy Cleere, J.D., M.B.A.
Attorney at Law

In 2001 Kathy joined the family law business full time. Kathy graduated from the William S. Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada at Las Vegas in May 2009. She passed the Arizona State Bar in October, 2009. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Systems Engineering and a Masters of Business Administration degree in Entrepreneurship and Marketing, both from the University of Arizona.

Kathy worked for several years as a consultant with Oracle Corp. serving as a Project Manager designing customized databases and applications for the United States Air Force. She was also a software consultant for a health care company in the Chicago area managing internal projects.

In 1996, Kathy moved back to Tucson and opened her own company, the Great Harvest Bread Co. After several years, she sold her interest in the business and started her own consulting firm helping new and existing businesses. One of her consulting clients was the CLEERE LAW OFFICES, P.C.. She assisted in opening and marketing the new Oro Valley law office when her parents moved from Phoenix to Oro Valley in 1999. She is now co-owner of Cleere Law Offices, P.C.

Kevin Cleere

An Arizona native, Kevin has been working with CLEERE LAW OFFICES, P.C.
since he learned to type at the age of 16.  He helped manage the Phoenix office following the firm's expansion to Oro Valley in 1999.  In 2013, Kevin and his wife Rebecca moved to Tucson with their two children, Kris and Vivien. 

Kevin earned his Bachelor's degree in Fine Arts from the University of Arizona.  He held various positions with the State of Arizona in the Departments of Environmental Quality, Education, and Economic Security.  In 1996, Kevin transitioned to production work as the Technical Director of Theater Works in Peoria, Arizona.  After that, he advanced to the field of commercial and corporate video production with Video West-AZ, Greg Wolf Productions, LLC, Chamber Music West and the Phoenix Film Festival. In 2003, Kevin launched his own company, Cleere Enterprises, L.L.C.

Carl Wohlgemuth, B.H., M.A., CF
Legal Assistant

Carl began working with CLEERE LAW OFFICES, P.C. in 2005. With his prior experience and skills in planning and finance, he is responsible for the office's financial management.  As a legal assistant, he also assists clients in the areas of estate planning, trust administration and probate administration. 

Carl graduated from Fresno State College with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Education and a Master’s degree in Business Administration.

He began a professional career as an instructor at the Community College level in California, including Reedley Community College and Fresno City College, teaching business courses. From there he held business positions as Vice President of Planning and Vice President of Finance at Hesston Corporation. After leaving corporate employment, he provided private consulting with a specialty in operational and strategic planning.  

Carl and his wife Lavina have lived in the Palm Village community in Reedley, California since 2015, when they moved from the Sun City Vistoso community in Oro Valley where they had lived since 1990.

Kathleen Brown 

A lifelong Tucson resident, Kathleen is a true native. She began working with CLEERE LAW OFFICES, P.C. in February 2014. Her duties include drafting and editing Estate Planning documents under the supervision of Kathy Cleere.  The best part of her day is interacting with our clients. Prior work experience includes Judicial Assistant/Bailiff in Tucson City Courts, Letter Carrier for the United States Postal Service, and Fine Arts Coordinator at Flowing Wells High School. 

She is the proud mother of two grown children, Emily and David, and spends most of her free time caring for her beloved menagerie of rescued pets.

Barbara Senftleber

Legal Assistant

Barbara began working with the law firm in 2013 after retiring from a career in journalism. She now helps draft legal documents and manages the firm's website from her home in Atlanta, Georgia.

She retired from Cox Media Group after years of editing and project management at
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. She had worked at the Miami Herald, Washington
Times and the Englewood Herald before moving to Atlanta. Her daughter Callan Wells
is a paralegal with the Georgia Legal Services Program.

Rachel Gardner

Office Assistant

Rachel joined our team in June 2015. Client interaction is the highlight of her day.
She is an actress with a local theatre group called Stories that Soar! Rachel is
fluent in American Sign Language and a recent graduate of Pima Community
College’s Interpreter Training Program. She is currently finishing her BA in humanities through NAU. She has 2 beautiful dogs, Toffee and Pepper.

Bernice Gardner

Legal Assistant

Bernice joined our team in January, 2016. She enjoys scanning and putting estate planning binders together. She has an AAS degree in Medical Office Technology from Iowa Lakes Community College. She is also the volunteer director of Birthright. Bernice lives with her husband, Joseph, and they have three grown children and three grandchildren