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Stephen I Leshner

Stephen I Leshner

Phoenix AZ Personal Injury Attorney, Listed in Best Lawyers in America
  • Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Products Liability ...
  • Arizona
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Steve Leshner has been practicing law in Arizona since 1976. He is a charter member of the first group of lawyers in Arizona in 1991 to be certified as a specialist in Injury and Wrongful Death Litigation. He is a Past President of the Arizona Trial Lawyers Association, has been included in Best Lawyers in America, named an Arizona Super Lawyer, is an Associate of the American Board of Trial Advocates, is AV-rated by Martindale Hubbell, and is a Life Member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. He is a co-author of the chapter on Negligence in the Arizona Tort Law Handbook, published by the State Bar of Arizona in 2012, and a frequent seminar speaker on various personal injury topics for national and local organizations. Steve limits his practice to plaintiff's accidents, personal injury, medical malpractice and products liability cases. He has represented thousands of Arizonans who have been harmed by the intentional, careless and negligent conduct of others, and has collected millions of dollars for individuals from major corporations, large insurance companies, the health care industry and the government. In the largest settlement in Arizona history, Steve was one of only two Arizona lawyers designated by the state of Arizona as its outside counsel during the Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement in its $3 billion settlement with leading U.S. tobacco companies. Steve was a member of the Plaintiffs Steering Committee (PSC) in the Zicam Products Liability Litigation, and was elected Lead Counsel in the concurrent Zicam Arizona state court litigation. Currently, he is personally representing individuals in the DePuy ASR, DePuy Pinnacle, Stryker, Smith & Nephew, Zimmer, Encore, Biomet and Wright Medical hip replacement cases; AMS, Coloplast, Boston Scientific and Ethicon transvaginal mesh cases; Ethicon Physiomesh cases and mass tort product cases involving Bard IVC filters, Januvia and Xarelto.

Practice Areas
    Medical Malpractice
    Birth Injury, Medical Misdiagnosis, Pharmacy Errors, Surgical Errors
    Personal Injury
    Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
    Products Liability
    Drugs & Medical Devices, Motor Vehicle Defects, Toxic Torts
    Asbestos & Mesothelioma
Additional Practice Areas
  • Car Accidents
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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9th Circuit
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U.S. Supreme Court
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Northeastern University School of Law
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State University of New York - Stony Brook
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Best Lawyers in America
Best Lawyers in America
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Arizona Super Lawyer
Super Lawyers
Who's Who in America
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Who's Who in American Law
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Professional Associations
American Board of Trial Advocates
- Current
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Arizona Trial Lawyers Association
Member, Board of Directors
- Current
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Association of Trial Lawyers of America--American Association for Justice
Sustaining Member
- Current
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Arizona Trial Lawyers Association
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Articles & Publications
Arizona Tort Law Handbook, Chapter on Negligence, Co-Author
State Bar of Arizona
Concept Focus Groups
Arizona Trial Lawyers Association Advocate
Injury and Wrongful Death Litigation
State Bar of Arizona Board of Legal Specialization
Websites & Blogs
Contact & Map
Phoenix Arizona personal inury and medical malpractice trial lawyer
8700 E Vista Bonita Drive
Suite 104
Scottsdale, AZ 85255
Telephone: (602) 266-9000