Areas of Practice

  • Insurance Defense

  • Medical Malpractice

  • Personal Injury

  • Products Liability Law

  • Nursing Home Abuse

  • Licensing Board Matters
     

Bar Admissions

  • Arizona, 1997

  • U.S. District Court District of Arizona, 2002
     

Education

  • University of Arizona College of Law, Tucson, Arizona

    • J.D. - 1996

  • Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

    • M.A. - 1994    Major: Communications

  • Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

    • B.A. - 1992    Major: Communications

Published Works

  • Preparing Medical Experts for Deposition and Trial (a four-part series), Maricopa Lawyer, April – August, 2009

  • "Top Ten Mistakes Physicians make when It comes to Malpractice", Physician's Money Digest, March, 2007

  • The 10 Biggest Legal Mistakes Physicians Make When Reporting and Not Reporting Cases to Malpractice Insurers, Seak, 2005

  • Articulating the Inarticulable, Relying on Nonverbal Behavioral Cues to Deception to Strike Jurors During Voir Dire, Arizona Law Review, Vol. 38, No. 2, Summer, 1996

Representative Cases

  • Estate of McGill v. Albrecht, 57 P.3d 384 (203 Ariz. 525 2002)

  • Fernandez v. Takata Seat Belts, Inc., 108 P.3d 917 (210 Ariz. 138 2005)
     

Classes/Seminars

  • Medical Malpractice From A-Z, Phoenix, Arizona, May 21, 2010

  • Medical Malpractice: Keys to Pretrial Success, NBI, April 15, 2011

  • Civil Court Procedure and Strategy Boot Camp, Phoenix, Arizona, NBI, June 29, 2012