Back Attorney Bio

Robert A. Bernheim

Robert A. Bernheim

Staff Attorney| Tucson


Robert Bernheim’s practice is concentrated in commercial litigation and appeals, with substantial experience in cases involving commercial contract disputes, insurance, class actions, financial services litigation, product liability and personal injury tort defense. Robert’s insurance experience is primarily with property and casualty, automobile, CGL and errors and omissions policies, and includes work involving claims investigation, coverage analysis, coverage litigation and claims litigation. His product liability litigation experience includes defending against defective design, manufacturing and marketing claims in cases involving automobiles, household and commercial appliances and pharmaceuticals.

  • University of Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law (J.D., 2006)
    • Managing Editor (2005-2006), Articles Manager (2004-2005), Arizona Law Review
    • Dean's List
  • Yale University (B.A., History, 2002)
  • Arizona
  • Supreme Court of Arizona
  • United States District Court, District of Arizona
  • United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • American Bar Association (2007-2010)
  • Pima County Bar Association (2007-2010)
  • Pima County Young Lawyers Division (2007-2010)
  • "Putting the 'Alien' Back Into Alienage Jurisdiction: Alienage Jurisdiction and 'Stateless' Persons and Corporations After Traffic Stream," Note, 47 ARIZ. L. REV. 1003 (2005)
  • "Lynn v. Reinstein: Limiting Victims' Rights to Recommend Sentences in Capital Cases," Case Note, 46 ARIZ. L. REV. 581 (2004)
  • Town of Marana, Associate Town Attorney (2012-2015)
  • Snell & Wilmer L.L.P., Associate (2007-2012), Summer Associate (2005)
  • Arizona Court of Appeals, Division One, Law Clerk to Hon. Maurice Portley (2006-2007)
  • Pima County Attorney's Office, Law Clerk (2004-2005)