Lewis Roca Partner Honored with Step Up to Justice’s Fall 2022 Step Up - Stand Out Award
TUCSON (October 26, 2022) – Lewis Roca announced Rob Charles, a Partner and member of the firm’s Litigation Practice Group, has been selected as one the recipients of the Stand Up to Justice’s Fall 2022 Step Up - Stand Out Award. This award is presented quarterly to attorneys recognizing their commitment to providing legal support and guidance to low-income individuals and families in Pima County. Step Up to Justice is a full-service, free civil legal center led by volunteer attorneys.
Charles, a seasoned litigator and bankruptcy lawyer, serves as chair of the firm’s Bankruptcy and Creditors' Rights team, providing legal counsel throughout Arizona and Nevada. He represents clients in business bankruptcy cases, commercial lawsuits, and business transactions. He also works with secured and unsecured creditors, as well as debtors, through complex Chapter 11 bankruptcy issues encompassing all aspects of debtor/creditor relationships, workouts, and litigation. Charles advises clients in the Uniform Commercial Code matters, with expertise in negotiable instruments, banking law and secured transactions. He actively represents plaintiffs and defendants in civil and commercial litigation in the state and federal courts.
In addition to his acknowledgement from Step Up to Justice, Charles is continually recognized by the industry for the highest standards of leadership and experience in bankruptcy law and his commitment to the community. He has received numerous accolades for his pro bono services providing legal advice on bankruptcy matters as well as serving as a member of the advisory board of Volunteer Lawyers Program, a division of Southern Arizona Legal Aid Inc.
Charles received his J.D., with distinction, from the University of Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law, and his bachelor’s degree from the University of Arizona.
About Lewis Roca
Lewis Roca is an Am Law 200 law firm serving clients globally in complex litigation, intellectual property, business transactions, gaming, government relations, labor and employment, and regulatory counseling. Its offices are located in Albuquerque, Colorado Springs, Denver, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Reno, Silicon Valley, and Tucson. To learn more about the firm, please visit us at our website at www.lewisroca.com.