Michael Pittman chose a career in criminal law because he is passionate about helping people and has seen the way legal issues rip through our lives. His own experiences before becoming a lawyer taught him that, as well as the fact that when you’re in pain you want your lawyer to completely listen to your needs first.
Michael Pittman was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona. He attended the University of Phoenix and obtained a Bachelors Degree in Business Management graduating in the top 10% of his class. He then continued his education at Arizona Summit Law School of and earned his Juris Doctorate Law Degree. During law school, Michael excelled in both Advanced Trial Practice and Mediation.
Michael began his legal career working as a legal assistant and then as an attorney for multiple large firms within the state of Arizona. He then began his own practice with the goal of providing a more personal approach than the large firms he was with and focusing on winning criminal cases and obtaining great outcomes for his clients. Michael brings compassion and knowledge when dealing with his cases, which puts his clients at ease knowing they are in good hands. He has represented clients in every county throughout Arizona and is very aggressive with his defense strategies to obtain the best results for his clients.
If you are looking for a Tucson criminal defense lawyer who will fight for you, Michael is a skilled advocate who will do everything possible to ensure that your rights are protected. He founded Your Arizona Lawyer, which is now one among the fastest-growing law firms in Tucson, with additional offices in Phoenix and Surprise, AZ, because of his frustration with the “cookie-cutter,” “paint by number” approach that he saw at his former employers’ firm. Michael knew that the clients he was dealing with deserved more than that, which is why he is always available and ready to fight for his clients. Michael has an excellent reputation with the various courts throughout Arizona and because of his reputation and diligence with his cases, he provides the best possible results for his clients. Michael fights hard for his clients’ rights and will work tirelessly to put his clients in the best position possible.
- National College for DUI Defense
- DUI Defense Lawyers Association
- Avvo Client’s Choice Award – DUI (2015)
- 10 Best in Client Satisfaction – American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys (2015)
- Lawyers of Distinction