PeopleSheila Carmody
Sheila Carmody

Sheila Carmody

Of Counsel
PeopleSheila Carmody

  • Arizona State University College of Law (J.D.)
  • City College of the City, University of New York (B.A., cum laude)

  • Maricopa County Bar Association
  • Arizona Association of Defense Counsel
  • American Law Institute - Adviser on Principles of the Law of Aggregate Litigation (2004)
  • Lecturer at Arizona State University College of Law on Mass Torts and Class Actions
  • Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel (FDCC)
    • Class Action and Multidistrict Litigation Committee
    • Drug, Device and Biotechnology Committee
    • Trial Tactics, Practice and Procedures Committee
    • Professional Women's Forum
    • Diversity Committee
  • Women Lawyers Association
  • Defense Research Institute (DRI)

  • The Best Lawyers in America®, Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions - Defendants (2007-2024)
  • Top 100 Lawyers in Arizona, AZ Business Magazine (2021-2022)
  • Irish Legal 100 Honoree (2020)
  • Gold 'n Gavel Star for 1981, ASU Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law (2017)
  • Southwest Super Lawyers®, Business Litigation (2007-2009, 2013)
  • Outstanding Alumna: Class of 1981, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law (2011)
  • Arizona's Finest Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers®, Business Litigation - Corporate Counsel Edition (2008-2010)
  • Greater Phoenix Attorney at Law Magazine feature story, "The Women of Snell & Wilmer" (December 2009)
  • Best of the Bar: Chosen by Arizona Peers as Top Litigator (2003)

  • St. Vincent de Paul
    • Member and Counselor
  • Representation of parents of disabled children in Guardianship proceedings

  • Lewis and Roca LLP, Partner (1982-2001)

  • Arizona

  • Supreme Court of Arizona
  • Supreme Court of California
  • Supreme Court of Florida
  • Supreme Court of Illinois
  • Supreme Court of Nevada
  • Supreme Court of Oregon
  • United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit
  • United States District Court, District of Arizona
  • United States District Court, Northern District of California