Robert J. Curigliano is an associate attorney with My AZ Lawyers, PLLC. Rob has worked as a private criminal defense attorney and is a seasoned Arizona DUI lawyer. Rob has worked for the Court of Common Pleas and in in utilities law, collections, and bankruptcy law.
Mr. Curigliano has nearly a decade of legal experience. Beginning in 2005 he worked as a legal research assistant where he regularly consulted with practicing attorneys and instructed them on how to conduct proper and efficient legal research. Thereafter, in 2007, Mr. Curigliano worked for the Court of Common Pleas as a Judicial Law Clerk. During this period of time he had an opportunity to observe court proceedings on a daily basis, conduct legal research for the presiding Judge John A. Zottola, and drafted judicial opinions. During his tenure there he worked extensively on Com v Bakth where he had an opportunity to instruct the Pennsylvania Attorney General’s office on their investigation techniques.
Upon graduation from law school, Mr. Curigliano opened his own law practice. During this period of his career he handled all client matters from initial contact to final adjudication of their case in diverse areas such as Criminal Defense, Bankruptcy, and Domestic Relations Law. After nearly two years of working on his own, the firm Griffith, MacCague, and Wallace hired Mr. Curigliano to run their utility law department. It was during this period of time that Rob began his work in the Bankruptcy Court. Working primarily as a creditor’s rights attorney, Mr.Curigliano had the opportunity to litigate numerous cases in front of the Bankruptcy Court of the Western District of Pennsylvania. After a year of running this department, Mr. Curigliano missed running his own practice and decided to part with the Firm to resume his private practice.
In December of 2013 a chance encounter with a fellow Law School classmate provided a new and unique opportunity for Mr. Curigliano. It was brought to his attention that there was a current opening at My AZ Lawyers in Phoenix Arizona. In January of 2014 Mr. Curigliano flew into Phoenix Arizona in order to discuss possible employment with the firm. Nearly immediately he felt at home at My AZ Lawyers and he began working in all areas of My AZ Lawyers practice areas.
Duquesne University School of Law
Juris Doctorate, May, 2008
Honors: Cali. Award for Excellence – Judge Manning’s Trial Advocacy Course
Activities: Environmental Law Society
Bachelor of Arts: Political Science and English, April 2004
Activities: Delta Chi Fraternity
Admitted the Arizona State Bar, Federal Court of Arizona, Pennsylvania State Bar and the Western District of Pennsylvania Federal Court
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