Phoenix litigation attorney MJ Simpson litigates general
personal injury and commercial matters.
MJ's personal injury cases include those that stem from
car crashes, dram shop, unsafe premises, medical negligence, law enforcement use
of excessive force, racial discrimination in a retail setting, and defective
She also handles misdemeanors and other matters within
the criminal justice system and administrative hearings.
MJ has successfully tried civil and criminal cases to
verdict in municipal, state, and federal court, argued in state and federal
courts of appeals, and settled multiple multi-million dollar cases.
Before entering private practice, MJ was a law clerk
for the Honorable Cecil B. Patterson at the Arizona Court of Appeals.
Personal Injury Litigation
State Bar of Arizona
Arizona Black Bar Association
State of Arizona, 2000
U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, 2001
U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, 2004
J.D., Arizona State University College of Law, 1999
B.S., University of Arizona, 1995
Florence Crittenton INSPIRE program for at-risk girls:
Program Facilitator, 2015-present
One Love Pitbull Foundation