Two Renaissance Square

40 North Central Avenue
Suite 2700
Phoenix, Arizona 85004

Phone: 602-263-1700
Fax: 602-651-7599

Location Information

Charles M. Callahan
TEL: 602-263-7392
FAX: 602-200-7865


Arizona State University
Sandra Day O'Conner College of Law
J.D., cum laude, 1993

University of Nebraska
B.S. Accounting,
summa cum laude, 1990

Bar Admissions

Arizona, 1993
Nevada (Inactive), 2014
U.S. District Court of Arizona
U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit

Charles M. Callahan

A Nebraska native, Charlie Callahan completed his undergraduate work at the University of Nebraska and obtained his law degree at Arizona State University, College of Law. Charlie was admitted to the Arizona State Bar in 1993, the Nevada State Bar in 2014, and is admitted to practice in the Federal District Court of Arizona, as well as the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. 

Charlie has a significant appellate practice as well. He has argued numerous times before the Arizona Court of Appeals, as well as the Arizona Supreme Court and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Representative Cases

Professional Associations & Memberships

  • Arizona Association of Defense Counsel (Board of Directors 2009 – Present, Chair of Amicus Committee)
  • Defense Research Institute (Member)
  • State Bar of Arizona

Civic/Community Associations

  • Recreation Association of Madison Meadows-Simis (RAMMS), member of Board of Directors, 2006-Present. RAMMS is a volunteer organization founded in 1951 to provide youth recreational sports opportunities to children in Phoenix.  RAMMS currently serves over 2000 children.
  • School Board Member, 2010-2013

Presentations & Publications

  • “How To Avoid The Hot Seat: Good Claims Handling In Arizona,” Presenter, 2014 JSH Annual Seminar: It’s All Fun and Games Until Someone Gets Hurt, November 2014