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Robert T. Sullivan
TEL: 602-271-7738
FAX: 602-258-7785


Bobby has tried over forty jury cases to verdict and is lead trial counsel for the insurance bad faith litigation group at the firm.  Notably, he was one of the lead trial counsel in a multi-million dollar bad faith case that was recognized as a top ten defense verdict and obtained a significant award of attorneys' fees and costs for the client.  Bobby began his litigation practice in Texas.  In 2003, Bobby, a native Phoenician, moved his family back to Arizona and joined Broening Oberg Woods & Wilson.  Bobby has been recognized by Top Attorneys of the Southwest, The Best Lawyers in America, Arizona's Finest Lawyers, Arizona's Top Rated Lawyers, Southwest Super Lawyers and is AV Preeminent rated by Martindale Hubbell.  Bobby's practice areas include insurance defense, bad faith, coverage, professional liability defense and general litigation. 

Professional Recognitions & Awards
Selected for Top Attorneys of the Southwest, 2016
Selected for The Best Lawyers in America, 2015, 2016, 2017 
Selected to Arizona's Finest Lawyers, 2013-2017 
Selected Arizona's Top Rated Lawyers, 2013-2017
Southwest Super Lawyers, 2012, 2015, 2016, 2017
Super Lawyers, Southwest Rising Star Award, 2011
Recipient of Arizona Significant Defense Verdict, 2008
AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating -Martindale Hubbell

Civic/Community Associations
St. Mary's Advisory School Board President - 2015-2017
Board of Director's St. Mary's High School Endowment and Scholarship 2015-2017
Participant in Mock-Trials at Arizona State University
Participant in St. Mary's Food Bank
VP of St. Gregory's Dad's Club

Presentations & Publications
Update on Arizona Insurance Law
ACIC General counsel Seminar - July 2016, 2017

The University of Texas School of Law, 1998, J.D.

University of Dallas
M.B.A., 1995; B.A., 1994

Professional Associations & Memberships
American Bar Association

Arizona Association of Defense Counsel
Former Board of Directors

Defense Research Institute

Bar Admissions
Arizona 2003
U.S. District Court, District of Arizona

Texas 1998
U.S. District Court. Western District of Texas
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas

U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit