DAMIEN R. MEYER - SHAREHOLDER
3636 North Central Avenue
Phoenix, Arizona 85012
University of Iowa College of Law, 2002
Coe College, B.A., 1999
Arizona – State and Federal Courts
Damien R. Meyer is an experienced commercial litigation attorney. Damien has extensive experience in representing both individuals and businesses including banks, contractors, landlords, real estate developers, aviation companies, entrepreneurs, and health care companies in all areas of their business including contractual analysis and disputes, procurement, collection and payment disputes, commercial tort liability, provisional remedies and negotiation of pre-litigation disputes to avoid formal litigation. He also has extensive experience in representing clients in formal litigation in Arizona State and Federal courts, the Arizona Court of Appeals, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, in private arbitrations and before several state administrative agencies.
To assist businesses and individuals in resolving disputes on a proactive basis to achieve and protect their business objectives and interests.
Real Estate Developers
State Bar of Arizona
Maricopa County Bar Association
Selected to Southwest Rising Stars, Business Litigation, General Litigation, Civil Litigation, Bankruptcy, 2012 – 2017
Obtained $26 million judgment for business client after 42-day trial prosecuting trade secret misappropriation claims arising from former employee’s breach of employment contract.
Representation of publicly traded company serving as Regional Behavioral Health Authority (RBHA) in multi-billion dollar government contract bid-protest.
In Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceeding, obtained substantive consolidation order consolidating debtor and related third party entity after 3-day trial. Representation of bank in published decision from Arizona Court of Appeals resolving title insurance dispute in favor of bank.
Representation of client in enforcing payment and related obligations in $11 million contractual dispute.
“Trade Secret Protections Clarified: The Growing Struggle Over Workplace Confidences,” Arizona Attorney, April 2015
“e-Discovery from an Attorney’s Perspective,” 2016 Arizona Association of Defense Counsel Advocacy Luncheon
“Put Down the Flash Drive,” CLE by the Sea, July 2015
Citizens Clean Elections Commission, Commissioner, Appointed by Gov. Jan Brewer, 2014
Valley Leadership Institute, Class 34 Graduate
The Foundation for Public Education (Paradise Valley Unified School District), Board of Directors, Chairman of Board 2015, Secretary 2013 – 2014, Board Member 2011 – 2015
Future for Kids, Board of Directors, 2014 – 2015
Youth Soccer Coach, 2013 – present
St. Vincent de Paul, Volunteer, 2011 – 2012