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Mr. Buri has been practicing law since 1974 and he emphasizes litigation. He is aggressive, efficient, effective and dedicated to working tirelessly on behalf of his clients. Mr. Buri has the highest rating ... AV ... in the Martindale-Hubbell National Law Directory and he is included in its Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers. He is alsoincluded in Who's Who in America and Southwest Super Lawyers.Mr. Buri is certified as a specialist in injury and wrongful death litigation by the State Bar of Arizona, and he is certified as a civil trial advocate specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.


  


Mr. Buri has extensive experience and expertise servicing clients and he offers clients the same resources as many large firms without sacrificing the personalized focus and attention that comes with a small firm. Mr. Buri, who has achieved Martindale-Hubbell's highest rating for ethical standards and legal ability, is included in its Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers. He is alsoincluded in Who's Who in America and Southwest Super Lawyers. He is certified as a specialist in injury and wrongful death litigation by the State Bar or Arizona, and he is certified as a civil trial advocate specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. In addition to injury and wrongful death litigation, Mr. Buri handles medical malpractice, product liability and commercial litigation. He has obtained recoveries for clients in excess of $1,500,000. He also represents professionals before state licensing boards and other administrative bodies, and he has been involved in a number of high profile cases. Another area of interest for Mr. Buri is legalized gambling. He has represented businesses and individuals working in the gaming industry and players who have been denied their winnings. In a case that received local and national attention, he secured a $330,000 jackpot for a player after the casino refused to pay, claiming its slot machine malfunctioned. Mr. Buri finds that most of his new clients come through referrals from other clients and referrals from other attorneys. He takes immense pride in that fact because those referrals are a reflection of the quality of representation, personal service and most importantly, the results, for which he has become known.


 


Mr. Buri is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, the United States District Court for the District of Arizona, and the Supreme Court of Arizona. Before entering private practice in 1987, Mr. Buri was the Executive Director of the Arizona Lottery for four years, and during that time he also served as a member of the Governor's cabinet. Mr. Buri was an Assistant Attorney General for nine years previous, serving as counsel to the Arizona Board of Medical Examiners.


 


Mr. Buri was born inLancaster,Pennsylvania. He attended theUniversityofArizonawhere he completed his undergraduate work with distinction and received a degree in business administration in 1971. He graduated from theCollegeofLawin 1974.


 


Mr. Buri is a member of the American Association of Justice, the American Bar Association, the State Bar of Arizona, the Arizona Trial Lawyers Association, the Maricopa County Bar Association, and the Scottsdale Bar Association. Mr. Buri is also active in the community. Over the years, he has belonged to a number of civic organizations, including the Fiesta Bowl Committee, Rotary and Luke’s Men.


 


Mr. Buri finds that most of his new clients come through referrals from other clients and referrals from other attorneys. He takes immense pride in that fact because those referrals are a reflection of the quality of representation, personal service and most importantly, the results, for which he has become known.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Administrative Law: 20%
  2. Commercial Real Estate: 20%
  3. Defective Products: 20%
  4. Medical Malpractice: 20%
  5. Personal Injury: 20%

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Contact info

Charles E. Buri

4742 North 24th Street
Suite A-150
Phoenix, AZ, 85016

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
AZActive 197405/26/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Who's Who is AmericaN/A2000
Who's Who in ArizonaN/A1989
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing MemberCharles E. Buri, PLC1998 - Present
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Maricopa County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Scottsdale Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMemberN/A
Arizona Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
State Bar of ArizonaMemberN/A
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Arizona College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1973
University of ArizonaN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1971