Carl A. Piccarreta received his undergraduate degree from the University of Arizona and his law degree from the University of Toledo. (1977, 1980) He is admitted to practice in Arizona and Ohio, as well as the United States District Court for Arizona and the Ninth Circuit United States Court of Appeals. Carl limits his practice to personal injury.
Carl was the recipient of a Reginald Heber Smith Community Lawyer Fellowship. He has served on and chaired the Tucson City Magistrate Merit Selection Commission and the Arizona Supreme Court’s Judicial Performance Review Commission.
Currently, he is the only Tucson lawyer appointed to the Arizona Supreme Court’s Committee on the Rules of Evidence and mentor/coordinator for the Pima County Superior Court’s “Courts Are Us” program. In addition, he is a Pima County Superior Court Judge Pro Tem and an Adjunct Assistant Profession of Law at the University of Arizona’s James E. Roger’s College of Law. He teaches Pretrial Litigation.
In 2012, Carl was appointed to the National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers. He is a peer-rated AV lawyer in Martindale-Hubbell. Carl is actively involved in the community as President of Tucson Metro Soccer League, the state’s largest recreational men’s soccer league. He serves on the Board of Directors to the Southern Arizona Legal Aid. Prior to that, he served many years as a Board member to the Susan G. Komen For The Cure breast cancer foundation.
Arizona State Bar, 1982
Ohio State Bar (Inactive), 1980
Federal District Court of Arizona
U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit
Juris Doctor: University of Toledo College of Law, 1980
Bachelor's: University of Arizona, 1977