Brian A. Laird | Tucson Accident & Injury Lawyer | Arizona
Criminal, Divorce & Family Law, DUI-DWI, Traffic, Juvenile LawTucson, AZ 85701 (Pima County)
Felony, Misdemeanor, DUI-DWI, Personal Injury, Juvenile LawTucson, AZ 85701 (Pima County)
Criminal, Accident & Injury, Real Estate, Car Accident, Personal InjuryTucson, AZ 85712 (Pima County)
Business, Dispute Resolution, Business Organization, Employment, Health CareTucson, AZ 85755 (Pima County)
Accident & Injury, Wrongful Death, DUI-DWI, Felony, Courts-Martial & DischargeSierra Vista, AZ 85635 (Cochise County)
Criminal, DUI-DWI, Traffic, Misdemeanor, FelonyChandler, AZ 85248 (Maricopa County)
Business, Employment, Lawsuit & Dispute, Real Estate, TaxMesa, AZ 85204 (Maricopa County)
Estate, Business Organization, International Tax, Elder Law, ImmigrationMesa, AZ 85210 (Maricopa County)
Brian A. Laird was raised in Tucson, Arizona, attended local schools and graduated from the University of Arizona College of Law. He is the author of two novels, a former adjunct professor of law teaching pretrial litigation at the University of Arizona College of Law, and past president of the Federal Bar Association, Tucson Chapter.
Mr. Laird's local knowledge and assertive representation enable him to obtain top results for clients in complex legal disputes. From 2010 to 2011, Mr. Laird obtained judgments for clients totaling more than $10 million. He has also litigated numerous cases for corporate clients and individuals with liability in excess of $1 million at issue.
Mr. Laird also provides sophisticated, effective, aggressive representation for companies and individuals in business and financial litigation, real estate and development disputes, construction defects and other commercial litigation. As an experienced courtroom lawyer, he has also successfully represented victims in cases involving severe personal injuries, professional malpractice, consumer fraud, and bad investments.
Mr. Laird received his bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Arizona, and graduated from the University of Arizona College of Law with honors. In law school, Mr. Laird was a member of the National Moot Court Team. He was winner of the Best Brief, Best Overall Advocate, and Outstanding Oral Advocate in Final Round of the Fegtly Moot Court Competition. He won the Jenckes Closing Argument Competition twice. He was awarded the International Academy of Trial Lawyers Award, and the Chandler Award for Advancement of First Amendment Values.
|Member||Heurlin Sherlock Laird||Tucson, AZ||2011|
|Member||Weeks & Laird||Tucson, AZ||2005-2010|
|Associate||Karp, Heurlin & Weiss||Tucson, AZ||2001-2005|
|The University of Arizona College of Law||J.D.||Law School||2000|
|University of Arizona||M.A.||N/A||1992|
|University of Arizona||B.A.||N/A||1988|
|State / Court||Date|
- Federal Bar Association, Tucson Chapter, past President
Morris K. Udall Inn of Court, member
Board of Directors, Law College Association, University of Arizona College of Law
Adjunct Professor, Pretrial Litigation, University of Arizona College of Law
Honors & Awards
- In law school, Mr. Laird was a member of the National Moot Court Team. He was winner of the Best Brief, Best Overall Advocate, and Outstanding Oral Advocate in Final Round of the Fegtly Moot Court Competition. He won the Jenckes Closing Argument Competition twice. He was awarded the International Academy of Trial Lawyers Award, and the Chandler Award for Advancement of First Amendment Values.
Belen Loan Investors, LLC v. Bradley, 2 CA-CV 2011-0153 (App. 2012)
Nickerson v. Green Valley Recreation, Inc., 228 Ariz. 309, 265 P.3d 1108 (App. 2011)
Castro v. J.K. House, Inc. 2011 WL 2176154
Kino Meadows Homeowners Ass'n. v. Kashman, 2008 WL 4638803
- In addition to two novels of suspense, Bowman's Line (1996) and To Bury the Dead (1997), Mr. Laird has published short stories, articles and reviews in various publications.
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Fee:Personal injury cases are taken on a contingent basis. The Firm also provides representation on hourly, and in certain cases split paid/contingent basis.
3573 East Sunrise Drive
Tucson, AZ 85701