Peters, Cannata & Moody plc
3030 N. Third Street, Suite 905
Phoenix, Arizona 85012

(602) 248-2900
(602) 248-2999 FAX

Our Team


Susan A. Cannata


Ms. Cannata received her juris doctor degree from the University of Arizona College of Law in 1991, where she graduated summa cum laude and was awarded membership in the Order of the Coif. After law school, Ms. Cannata served as a law clerk to both the Honorable Earl H. Carroll of the United States District Court for the District of Arizona, and the Honorable Michael Daly Hawkins of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. She practiced commercial litigation and government relations with Meyer, Hendricks, Victor, Osborn & Maledon.

She has been with Peters, Cannata & Moody since its inception in 1995. Ms. Cannata works extensively in the area of government relations, representing a broad range of clients before legislative and administrative bodies.

John W. Moody


Mr. Moody's practice focuses on governmental and legislative affairs, as well as media and constitutional law, public records and public access laws, environmental, education, business and professional regulation, public finance, banking, administrative and regulatory law. He regularly appears before the Arizona Legislature and numerous state and local governmental bodies and has extensive experience advising clients on legislative, administrative and regulatory matters, developing and managing grassroots coalitions and assisting clients with matters before various departments, agencies and other governmental entities. He also has extensive trial experience involving complex commercial and civil litigation. Prior to entering private practice, Mr. Moody was a Deputy Maricopa County Attorney in the Criminal Trial Division of the Maricopa County Attorney's Office where he prosecuted felony criminal cases.

Support Staff

Toni Vanchieri

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