Robert M. Karber

OFFICE 602-274-9000
FAX 602-795-5896

Bob Karber has more than 15 years of experience in the areas of commercial and residential real estate development, commercial lending, transactions and business counseling. Prior to forming the Murphy Karber PLC firm, Bob was the managing member of a residential, commercial and industrial entitlement, subdivision and development company.

Bob provides clients with comprehensive services encompassing the full range of real estate and development issues, with the depth and diversity of experience to handle a wide variety of projects such as golf course and housing developments, mixed use projects, shopping centers, corporate campuses and industrial facilities.

Bob has helped clients with all aspects of the financing, acquisition, development, leasing and disposition of major projects nationally. He has also assisted corporate clients with the lease and sublease of commercial space and, when necessary, has helped clients with restructurings and workouts.

  • Analyzing all transactional documentation
  • Drafting contracts, purchase agreements, notes and deeds of trust and other deal documentation
  • Pursuing foreclosure actions
  • Litigating nonpayment of notes and enforcement of deeds of trust
  • Negotiating short-sales and other workouts with lenders
  • Obtaining creative resolutions to real estate disputes

Litigation Percentage

  • 30% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • 1995 Arizona


  • 1995 | Santa Clara University School of Law, Santa Clara, California; J.D. cum laude
  • 1995 | Santa Clara University School of Law, Santa Clara, California; M.B.A. cum laude
  • 1992 | University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona; B.S. Business Administration

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • 2001 – Present | Arizona Department of Real Estate, Broker

Ancillary Businesses

  • Licensed Real Estate Broker (AZ)


  • Sigma Phi Epsilon

Talk to Bob Karber

Bob advises clients in the construction and real estate industry throughout Arizona. Call Bob today at 602-274-9000 to discuss the details of your situation.