Douglas L. Christian


Office: 602.792.1717


Douglas L. Christian
Practice Areas / Areas Of Expertise
  • Insurance Law
  • Insurance Bad Faith and Coverage Litigation
  • Professional Liability Litigation
  • Personal Injury Litigation
Bar And Court Admissions
  • Arizona, 1975
  • Nevada, 1994
  • Colorado, 1995
  • S. Supreme Court
  • Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • S. District Court, Arizona
  • S. District Court, Nevada
  • Arizona State University, B.S., 1972, J.D., 1975
Honors/Professional Activities
  • The Best Lawyers in America®, 2005-present: Mr. Christian is selected by his peers for inclusion in this prestigious publication in the Insurance Law, Personal Injury and Commercial Litigation categories
  • Super Lawyers: Mr. Christian has been listed in the Insurance Coverage category each year since 2007
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating
  • Fellow of the American College of Coverage Counsel
  • American Law Institute, elected member
  • Fellow of the American Bar Foundation
  • Arizona’s Finest Lawyers
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Fellow of the Tort, Trial and Insurance Section of the American Bar Association
  • Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America 2009-2018
  • Arizona Association of Defense Counsel, President, 1995-1997
  • American Bar Association, Tort and Insurance Practice Section, Council, 1992-1995
  • Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel, 1991-2017
Community Activities
  • Central Arizona Health Systems Agency, Board of Directors and Executive Committee, 1979-1981 (Certificate of Need review for medical facilities)
  • Valley Big Brothers, Board of Directors 1981-1982
  • First Place Winner, 2005 Arizona Attorney Magazine Writing Competition for his book of poetry, Pocket Change
  • First Place, Arizona Authors’ Association Writing Competition, Poetry Category, 2005