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Charles M. Brewer
Charles Brewer was admitted to the Arizona State Bar in March of 1959. Prior to his admittance, Mr. Brewer received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Maryland in 1953 and he subsequently received his Juris Doctorate from George Washington University in 1957. Mr. Brewer clerked under Arizona Supreme Court Chief Justice Levi S. Udall from 1958 until 1959. Thereafter, in the summer of 1960, he founded Charles M. Brewer, Ltd. From its inception, the firm has specialized exclusively in plaintiffs' personal injury and wrongful death litigation.
Currently, Mr. Brewer is a select member of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers. The Academy currently has an active membership limited to only 500 individuals worldwide. Mr. Brewer is also listed in Martindale Hubbell's Bar Register of Preeminent Attorneys. This publication is reserved to only those who have the most distinguished law practice and an "AV" Martindale Hubbell rating. For years he has also been listed in Marquis’ distinguished publication, Who's Who in American Law. Additionally, he is a Diplomate of the International Academy of Litigators.
Mr. Brewer has been a guest lecturer on Personal Injury Review and Trial Practice, Arizona State University, and Product Liability, Stanford University. He is a Member of the Board of Visitors, Arizona State University College of Law, 1984, and in 1985 he funded an endowment at Arizona State University College of Law named the Charles M. Brewer Professorship of Trial Advocacy.
Mr. Brewer was appointed by Federal Chief Justice Julian Cooke as a select member of the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee of Northwest Airlines Flight #255 crash (which took the lives of 156 passengers) from 1987 until 1990.
He is a member of the Maricopa County and American Bar Associations; State Bar of Arizona (Member, Committee on Governmental Immunity and Banking, 1964, 1965, 1966; Member, Committee on Inter-professional Relations, 1972-1977); Trial Lawyers for Public Justice; American Judicature Society; American Board of Trial Advocates; Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Attorney's Information Exchange Group (AIEG); the Lawyer-Pilots Bar Association; the National Lawyers Association; and the Federal Bar Association.
Mr. Brewer served his country as an Officer in the U.S. Air Force from 1954-1956 and he is currently a Jet rated Airline Transport Pilot.
For over 14 years he has been a Certified Specialist, Injury and Wrongful Death Litigation, from the Arizona Board of Legal Specialization.
Mr. Brewer’s Practice Areas are Serious Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, and Products Liability, including but not limited to- aircraft accidents, aviation products liability; railroad accidents, motor vehicle and heavy truck design defects, tire litigation, highway and street design defects, gas explosions, electrocutions/ electric burns, pharmaceutical, and State and Federal appellate practice.