Paul Friedman

Paul Friedman

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Phoenix, AZ

  • user-graduate Education California Western School of Law
  • Experience 32 years of experience year
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Practice Areas

Personal Injury
Medical Malpractice
Nursing Home Abuse
Legal Malpractice
Civil Rights
Personal Injury

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

  • Arizona
    State Bar of Arizona

Working hours

  • Monday: 8 AM - 6 PM
  • Tuesday: 8 AM - 6 PM
  • Wednesday: 8 AM - 6 PM
  • Thursday: 8 AM - 6 PM
  • Friday: 8 AM - 6 PM
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed


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Paul practices in the areas of significant personal injury, wrongful death, ethics and professional malpractice. He previously served as an Adjunct Professor of Medical and Research Ethics at Midwestern University and the Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine where he instructed health care providers and graduate students in the medical field. He graduated from the University of Arizona in 1985 (Bachelor of Arts with High Distinction), where he was admitted to the academic honorary society Phi Beta Kappa. He graduated from California Western School of Law in 1989 (Juris Doctorate Cum Laude). He served as an editor of the California Western Law Review-International Law Journal and was the chief editor of the California Western Directory. He received a post-doctoral master’s degree in bioethics in 2004 (Master of Arts in Bioethics), where he graduated with the Outstanding Achievement Award from the College of Health Sciences at Midwestern University and Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine. Paul received a doctorate in philosophy involving business, legal and medical ethics at LaCrosse University (2006).Paul was admitted to the State Bar of Arizona in 1989, the State Bar of Colorado in 1992, the District of Columbia and the Federal Bar in 2004. He is admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of Arizona, the United States District Court of Arizona, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the United States Supreme Court. Paul has been a Judge Pro Tempore for the Maricopa County Superior Court since 2005.He has served on various Boards for the Arizona Supreme Court including the Board of Legal Document Preparers andthe Legal Services Task Force.He is AV rated by Martindale Hubble and is Certified by the State Bar of Arizona in Injury and Wrongful Death Litigation. He is also a Certified Pre-Trial and Trial Practice Advocate by the National Board of Legal Specialization and is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates.

Professional Experience

  • Certified in Civil Trial Practice
    National Board of Trial Advocacy
    2005 - 2025

Professional Associations

  • Arizona Supreme Court Disciplinary
    Settlement Officer
    2016 - Current


  • LaCrosse University
    Ph.D. (2006) | Comparative Ethics
    2005 - 2006


  • Certified Forensic Consultant
    American College of Forensic Examiners Institute


  • Top 50 Attorneys
    Southwest Superlawyer


  • Ethical Considerations in Medical Malpractice Cases
    National Business Institute
    March 22, 2019

Speaking Engagements

  • Ethical Issues for Civil Trial Attorneys, State Bar of Arizona , Arizona


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  • Contingent Fees
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information I also handle cases on an hourly fee at $550/hour