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Gil Shuga

Practice areas:

Car Accidents, Personal Injury, Litigation, Lawsuits & Disputes

  • Mesa, AZ
  • Free Consultation

About Me

It's not about me. It's about you. You are hurt. Your car is wrecked. You are missing work. You have medical bills you can't pay. You still need medical care but the insurance company is giving you the runaround. The adjuster is telling you what you can and cannot do, but you don't know if they are being honest.

You need someone to help you level the playing field.

I can help you force the insurance company to give you what you deserve.

480-854-4766 (direct line)


Practice Areas

  1. Personal Injury: 30%
    24 years
  2. Car Accidents: 30%
    24 years
  3. Lawsuits & Disputes: 20%
    24 years
  4. Litigation: 20%
    24 years



Contingent (33-40%), Free Consultation (120 minutes)

Attorney Endorsements

10 total 

  • Jonathan Gregg Stein

    I have received several inquiries from potential clients with claims in Arizona. My first and only recommendation to them: Gil Shuga. These clients have routinely called me back to thank me for the referral. Gil is professional, hard working, and a very good attorney. I have full faith in Gil whenever I refer something to him.


    Jonathan Stein Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Joshua Daley Paulin

    I know Gil through a discussion group of some of the most aware, client-centered lawyers practicing today. If you're looking for good, experienced PI counsel, I highly recommend Gil!


    Joshua Paulin Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Office of Gil Shuga

1837 S. Mesa Drive, Ste C100
Mesa, AZ, 85210



Professional Misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Disbarment
    issued in AZ, 2012


    Disbarment is the most serious penalty for a lawyer. If this attorney is currently practicing law, you should contact the Arizona State Bar to understand the reasons for disbarment.

  2. Interim Suspension
    issued in AZ, 2012


    Interim suspension means an attorney lost his or her license to practice law for a period of time. The attorney typically returns to practicing law when the suspension expires.

Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Completion - Advanced Trial Advocacy ConferenceArizona Trial Lawyers Association2008
Completion - Advanced Trial Advocacy ConferenceArizona Trial Lawyers Association2006
Admitted to PracticeU.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit2000
Admitted to PracticeU.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit1996
Graduate - Arizona College of Trial AdvocacyState Bar of Arizona1993
Admitted to PracticeUnited States District Court for Arizona1991
Associate EditorUniversity of Michigan Journal of Law Reform1990

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Founder and Trial AttorneyLaw Office of Gil Shuga1997 - Present
Holloway Odegard & Ssweeney1995 - 1997
Jones, Skelton & Hochuli, PLC1994 - 1995
Beus Gilbert & Morrill1991 - 1994
Commissioned OfficerUnited States Navy1979 - 1988

Association NamePosition NameDuration
East Valley Bar AssociationMember2001 - 2004
City of Phoenix Public Defender Review CommitteeMember1996 - 1997
Committee on Minorities and Women in the Law - State Bar of ArizonaMember1995 - 1997
Hispanic National Bar AssociationMember1995 - 1997
American Bar AssociationMember1991 - 2006
Maricopa County Bar AssociationMember1991 - 2004
State Bar of ArizonaMember1991 - Present
American Association for Justice (Association of Trial Lawyers of America)Member1991 - Present
Los Abogados Hispanic Bar AssociationMember1991 - 1997
Service Academy Alumni Association of ArizonaFounder1991 - Present
Arizona Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1991 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Confidential$3.2 million judgment
Irwin v City of Phoenix et al$50,000 settlement
Confidential$500,000 settlement

See all Legal Cases 

Publication NameTitleDate
Car Accident Claims in Arizona - Protect your RightsProtecting Your Self with Insurance2009
Car Accident Claims in Arizona - Protect your RightsWhat to Do after an Accident2009
Car Accident Claims in Arizona - Protect your RightsInsurance Company Myths about Car Accidents2008
Car Accident Claims in Arizona - Protect your RightsHidden Damage to Your Car2008
Car Accident Claims in Arizona - Protect your RightsWhy Do Cases Take so Long?2008
Car Accident Claims in Arizona - Protect your RightsYou May Not Get Your Day in Court2008
Car Accident Claims in Arizona - Protect your RightsWhen the Other Driver Has Insufficient or No Insurance2008
Arizona Drivers Guide to Accident ClaimsDiminished Value. What Is It?2007
Arizona Drivers Guide to Accident ClaimsWhen Do I Need an Injury Lawyer?2007
Arizona Drivers Guide to Accident ClaimsHow to Ruin Your Injury Claim2007
Arizona Drivers Guide to Accident ClaimsPaying for Medical Treatment after an Accident2007
Arizona Drivers Guide to Accident ClaimsMy Car Is Totaled. What Does That Mean? What Can I Do?2006
Arizona Drivers Guide to Accident ClaimsWhere and How to Get Your Car Fixed2006
Arizona Drivers Guide to Accident ClaimsTalking to Insurance Adjusters: What Not to Do2006
Arizona Drivers Guide to Accident ClaimsInjured Children Have Rights2006
JS&H Quarterly NewsletterDram Shop Liability in ArizonaN/A

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Michigan Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
United States Naval AcademyPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science1979

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Seminar for ChiropractorsRecord Keeping Keys to Getting Paid2008
SeminarColossus: What Chiropractors need to know.2008
SeminarStarting a Personal Injury Law Practice2008
Community Legal Education SeriesUnderstanding Your Rights In a Personal Injury Claim2007
Community Legal Education SeriesCar Insurance: What You Really Need to Be Protected2006
Community Legal Education SeriesHandling a Small Probate Matter in Superior Court2005
Community Legal Education SeriesLegal Issues to Consider before Marriage2004