Also known as Van O'Steen

Bernard Van O'Steen Jr

Bernard Van O'Steen Jr

Defective and Dangerous Products Attorney
Phoenix, AZ




No Misconduct



About Me

Van is a founding partner of O'Steen Harrison, PLC, where he works in the areas of dangerous and defective products, personal injury and business litigation. He graduated from California Western University in 1968 (B.A.), where he was included in Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities. He graduated from Arizona State University College of Law in 1972 (J.D., cum laude). He served as an...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees


Contingent (29%-40%), Hourly ($350-$400/hour)

Client Reviews

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A good man, and a good lawyer

Posted by: a Personal Injury client almost 4 years ago.

I’ve known Van for some time, even before I chose him to represent me in an accident I had several years ago. Being a lawyer, I knew I had a...

Van handles everything for us.

Posted by: Dave Silliman almost 4 years ago.

I am a business owner, and Van has been handling all of my legal needs for 35 years. Although he is well known as a personal injury attorney, over...
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Showing 2 of 4 peer endorsements

Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

12 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Bernard. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
Jeffrey M. Freedman
Jeffrey Freedman

Buffalo, NY

Almost 4 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

My law practice is in Buffalo, N.Y., and I know who to call when my clients need a personal injury lawyer in Arizona. Van O'Steen is among the very...
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1972 License Status: Active for the state of Arizona.
Last updated by Avvo: 02/25/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2004 – present

O'Steen & Harrison, PLC


Showing 1 of 2 degrees

1972 JD - Juris Doctor, cum laude in Law

Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law


Showing 1 of 20 awards

2011 AV Rated



Showing 1 of 9 association entries

1978- present Member

American Trial Lawyers Association

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Showing 2 of 4 publications

2006 The FDA Defense: Vioxx and the Argument Against Federal Preemption of State Claims for Injuries Resulting From Defective Drugs

Arizona Law Review

2005 Bates v. State Bar of Arizona: The Personal Account of a Party and the Consumer Benefits of Lawyer Advertising

Arizona State Law Journal

Speaking Engagements

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2010 Lawyer Advertising and Legal Ethics

at Professional Responsibility (Course)

2004 Commencement Keynote Speaker

at Commencement, Arizona State University College of Law

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