A Two-Decades Tradition of Committed Defense in Civil Litigation
Defense of complex liability claims has been a core strength of our Phoenix attorneys since the firm's founding in 1993.
Trial Boutique. The size,
strength and collective experience of our civil litigation group compares
favorably with the defense practice groups at many larger law firms. And our
efficient structure, staffing and responsiveness make Shorall McGoldrick
Brinkmann the preferred Arizona litigation firm for many of the nation's largest
insurers and self-insureds. All partners and senior associates in Shorall
McGoldrick Brinkmann’s litigation practice group are experienced,
first-chair trial lawyers with track records in class actions and
complex, multi-party litigation.
The firm enjoys a well-deserved
national reputation for effective, industry-specific defense of claims against
construction companies, manufacturers, wholesale distributors, real estate
developers and attorneys, as well as liability claims against homeowners and
Our insurance defense practice encompasses
Our defense group is led by firm co-founders
Tom Shorall and Paul McGoldrick.
Both attorneys are Fellows of the
American College of Trial Lawyers, Certified Specialists in Injury and Wrongful Death
Litigation (Arizona Board of Legal Specialization), Super Lawyers honorees, and listed among
Arizona's "Top 100 Trial Lawyers" (National Trial Lawyers). Shorall McGoldrick
Brinkmann has consistently been included in the Bar Register of
Preeminent Lawyers™ in the areas of construction law and