AZ Cardinals Chief Operating Officer Suspended

by Aaron Black • September 03, 2019
Ron MinegarAccording to the Arizona Republic, Ron Minegar, the franchise Chief Operating Officer for the Arizona Cardinals’ has been fined $200,000 and suspended for six weeks. This surpasses the punishment given to general manager Steve Keim a year ago when he was arrested for driving drunk. Keim was fined the same amount and suspended for five weeks.

The money he has been fined will be donated to the Arizona chapter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving.

Before Minegar can return to the team, he will have to complete several steps, including education, counseling and community service, as Keim had to a year ago.

Minegar's punishment from the team will be sufficient for the NFL. The league will not punish him further.

Minegar also gave a statement in which he apologized, expressed his commitment and understanding that his actions will matter more than words.

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Aaron Black is the founder and sole attorney of the Law Office of Aaron Black. Located in Phoenix, Arizona, his DUI and criminal defense law firm provides legal services to people who have received felony or misdemeanor charges from the state.

Aaron has developed a strong interest in defending people who have been arrested and received criminal charges for driving under the influence. With his professionalism and knowledge of Arizona DUI and criminal law, he has acted as a check and balance on the police, prosecution and courts and has protected a great number of his clients from excessive and unfair sentencing.

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After graduating college in 2003 from the University of Arizona, Aaron decided to pursue a law degree. He followed a family long tradition and went to the University of South Dakota School of Law where he pursued his goal of becoming a criminal defense lawyer.

After passing the Arizona and South Dakota bar exams, Aaron joined the Maricopa County Office of the Public Defender where he defended hundreds of people charged with serious criminal offenses. His work as a public defender helped him sharpen his litigation skills and gave him a unique insight into the Arizona criminal justice system.

Over the course of his 15-year legal career, Aaron has spent a considerable amount of time in both Arizona justice, municipal, state and federal courts. He has argued over 50 jury trials, tried over 100 bench trials and has become one of the highest-rated criminal and DUI defense attorneys in Phoenix and the surrounding areas. He has received a 10/10 rating from the legal directory Avvo because of his legal background and successful case record. Since 2014, he has received the Super Lawyer rating for his work as a Phoenix DUI and criminal defense attorney.

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