Jose De Jesus Rivera (Phoenix, Arizona)

Jose De Jesus Rivera

Licensed for 40 years

Practice Area: Personal Injury Law, Election Law, International Law 31 more areas of practice + 31 more

  • Peer Reviews
    5.0/5.0
Awards
AV Preeminent

Jose De Jesus Rivera

Serving Phoenix, AZ view address

About Jose De Jesus Rivera

Mr. Rivera represents clients in the areas of plaintiff's personal injury, civil rights violations, government liability, sexual abuse and child molestation, wrongful death, motor vehicle accidents, white-collar criminal defense, federal criminal practice, internal corporate investigations, election, voting and redistricting law, and representation of and against federal, state and local governments. He is fluent in Spanish.

Mr. Rivera served as the United States Attorney to the District of Arizona for three years before joining the firm in 2001. As US Attorney for Arizona, he was the chief federal law enforcement officer for the state and took a particular interest in civil rights, voting rights, and communi...

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Mr. Rivera represents clients in the areas of plaintiff's personal injury, civil rights violations, government liability, sexual abuse and child molestation, wrongful death, motor vehicle accidents, white-collar criminal defense, federal criminal practice, internal corporate investigations, election, voting and redistricting law, and representation of and against federal, state and local governments. He is fluent in Spanish.

Mr. Rivera served as the United States Attorney to the District of Arizona for three years before joining the firm in 2001. As US Attorney for Arizona, he was the chief federal law enforcement officer for the state and took a particular interest in civil rights, voting rights, and community outreach. He had broad experience as a federal prosecutor and in private practice before becoming US Attorney.

Mr. Rivera is rated "AV" by Martindale Hubbell. He was a member of the Board of Governors of the State Bar of Arizona from 1995 to 1998 and the Chair of the State Bar's Appointments Committee from 1997 to 1998. A member of numerous civic and professional organizations, he has received numerous awards and commendations. He currently serves as counsel to the Arizona Independent Redistricting Commission and the Arizona Clean Elections Commission.

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      Credentials

      Position
      Shareholder
      Admission Details
      Admitted in 1976, Arizona
      Law School Attended
      Arizona State University
      Class of 1975
      J.D.
      University Attended
      Northern Arizona University
      Class of 1972
      B.S.
      Associations & Memberships
      State Bar of Arizona.
      Languages
      Spanish

      Areas of Law

      • Personal Injury Law
      • Election Law
      • International Law
      • Criminal Defense
      • Federal Criminal Law
      • Legislative Redistricting
      • Voting Rights
      • Personal Injury
      • Accidents
      • Automobile Accidents and Injuries
      • Automobile Negligence
      • Bodily Injury
      • Commercial Vehicle Liability
      • Motor Vehicle Accidents and Injuries
      • Motorcycle Accidents
      • Plaintiffs Personal Injury
      • Sexual Abuse
      • Wrongful Death
      • White Collar Criminal Defense
      • Torts
      • Civil Liability
      • Intentional Torts
      • Municipal Defense
      • Municipal Liability
      • County Liability
      • Federal Tort Claims
      • Government Immunity
      • Government Investigations
      • Government Tort Liability
      • Governmental Defense
      • Governmental Liability
      • Local Government Defense
      • Local Government Liability
      • Political Subdivision Liability