PeoplePaul J. Giancola
Paul J. Giancola

Paul J. Giancola

Of Counsel
PeoplePaul J. Giancola

  • Syracuse University College of Law (J.D., cum laude)
    • Executive Editor, Syracuse Law Review
    • Judicial Clerkship Recommendation
  • New York University (Certificate in Physical Therapy)
  • State University of New York at Stony Brook (B.S., Biology)
  • National Institute for Trial Advocacy Diploma
  • CPR Institute of Dispute Resolution, Certified Mediator
  • AHLA, Health Care Arbitration 

  • Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University, Adjunct Professor
    • Health Care Fraud Investigations & Litigation (2011-present)
    • The Litigation Experience (2011-2015)
  • University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix, Lecturer (2013-present)
  • American Health Lawyers Association (1994-present)
  • Arizona Association of Health Care Lawyers (1992-present)
    • Board of Directors (2000-present)
    • President (2003-2005)
  • State Bar of Arizona (1987-present)
    • Civil Practice and Procedure Committee (1992-1995)
  • American Bar Association
    • Health Law Section
  • Tort & Insurance Law Journal, Associate Editor (1986-1989); Executive Editor (1990-1991); Editor-in-Chief (1991-1993)
  • Trial Lawyers Quarterly, Contributing Editor (1982-1988)
  • Syracuse University College of Law, Adjunct Professor of Law, Scientific Litigation (1985)

  • AZ Business Leader, AZ Business Leaders Magazine (2023)
  • American Bar Foundation, Fellow (2018)
  • American College of Trial Lawyers, Fellow (2004-present)
  • The Best Lawyers in America®, Health Care Law (2007-2023)
    • Phoenix Lawyer of the Year, Health Care Law (2018, 2020)
  • Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business®, Healthcare (2015-2022)
  • Top Rated Lawyers®, Health Care Law, Corporate Counsel Magazine (2012)
  • Southwest Super Lawyers®, Health Care (2007-2022)
  • Lawdragon Top 3000 Leading Lawyers in America (2010-2011)
  • Ranking Arizona: The Best of Arizona Attorneys, Alternative Dispute Resolution (2010-2011)
  • Arizona's Top Lawyers, AzBusiness Magazine (2010)
  • Arizona's Finest Lawyers

  • Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Advisory Board (2007-2016), Member (2004-2016), Chair (2007-2010)
  • Scottsdale Cultural Council (2007-2011, 2013-2014)
  • Partnership for a Drug-Free America, Arizona Chapter Board of Directors (2006-2008)
  • Scottsdale Healthcare, Ethics Committee (1990-1993), Institutional Review Committee (1991-1994)

  • O'Connor, Cavanagh, Anderson, Killingsworth and Beshears, P.A., Senior Member/Shareholder
  • Birnbaum and Manaker, P.C., Associate

  • Arizona
  • District of Columbia (inactive)
  • New York

  • Supreme Court of Arizona
  • Supreme Court of New York
  • United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • United States District and Bankruptcy Court, District of Columbia
  • United States District Court, District of Arizona
  • United States District Court, District of New York