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James B. Penny has been certified by the State Bar of Arizona as a Specialist in Injury and Wrongful Death.  For more than twenty-two years, he has represented those injured as a result of the negligence or criminal conduct of others, including such cases as:

•Car accidents                       

•Truck accidents              

•Bicycle accidents

•Motorcycle accidents           

•Train accidents               

•Plane accidents

•Work injuries                        

•Medical Malpractice        

•Insurance Bad Faith

•Nursing Home Negligence   

•Hospital Negligence       

•Defective Products

If you or a loved one suffers any type of injury, please contact Jim Penny.  He will provide a free case evaluation and will explain your options and what you can expect.  There is no fee until your case is resolved.   You owe it to yourself to have a specialist on your side.


Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 45%
  2. Car Accident: 35%
  3. Medical Malpractice: 20%



Contingent (33-40%)

Attorney endorsements

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  • Sarah J Showard

    I endorse this lawyer. Jim is an excellent attorney and a truly nice guy. I refer employment cases to him and he has assisted me with my employee handbook. I would highly recommend him.


    Sarah Showard Defective and dangerous products Attorney
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  • Jeff Gould

    James is very thoughtful, creative and energetic in analyzing legal issues presented to him which set him apart in the legal community. I am pleased to endorse this lawyer.


    Jeff Gould Personal injury Attorney
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Contact info

Law Office of James B. Penny, LLC

333 N. Wilmot Road
Suite 340
Tucson, AZ, 85711


AZActive 199304/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
President's AwardBoys and Girls Clubs of Tucson2011
President's AwardBoys and Girls Clubs of Tucson2010
President's AwardBoys and Girls Clubs of Tucson2009
Certified Specialist - Injury and Wrongful Death LitigationState Bar of Arizona2008
Outstanding Pro Bono Attorney of the MonthSouthern Arizona Legal Aid, Volunteer Lawyers Program2002
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerLaw Office of James B. Penny, LLC2011 - Present
PartnerRabb Penny, PLLC2001 - 2011
Association namePosition nameDuration
Pima County Bar AssociationPatron2012 - Present
Arizona Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1995 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1993 - Present
State Bar of ArizonaMember1993 - Present
Pima County Bar AssociationMember1993 - Present
State Bar of ArizonaBoard of Governors2013 - 2016
Pima County Bar AssociationSustaining Member2011 - 2011
Pima County Bar AssociationPast-President2011 - 2012
Pima County Bar AssociationPresident2010 - 2011
Pima County Bar AssociationSecretary2009 - 2010
Pima County Bar AssocationBoard of Directors2003 - 2010
Arizona Trial Lawyers AssociationBoard of Directors2001 - 2009
Arizona Trial Lawyers AssociationSustaining Member2001 - 2009
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMember1996 - 2008
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola University Chicago School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
DePaul UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1987
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
PCBA CLECriminal & Civil Techniques of Cross-Examination in Discovery Phase & Trial2013
PCBA CLENuts and Bolts of Uninsured and Underinsured Motorists' Claims2009
Master's PanelAuto & General Liability Insurance ... And Now for Something Completely Different2006
The Society of Professional JournalistsHIPAA and The Press2004