Thayne has developed significant experience in Indian law. He represents Native American tribes in transactional matters, both on- and off-reservation. 

In addition to his work with Native American tribes, Thayne represents real estate investors, a Fortune 100 company, an international industrial data management company, and a wide variety of other clients in commercial real estate transactions.

A trusted advisor, most of Thayne’s client relationships have existed for more than a decade. 

A graduate of Brigham Young University, Thayne received his Bachelor of Arts in International Relations before pursuing his Masters of Business and Juris Doctorate. He has been recognized by Best Lawyers® in Real Estate Law on numerous occasions and has been named one of ‘Arizona’s Finest Lawyers.’


  • Best Lawyers®, Real Estate Law, 2008-2024
  • Chambers USA, America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, Native American Law, 2023-2024
  • Arizona’s Finest Lawyers