Two Renaissance Square

40 North Central Avenue
Suite 2700
Phoenix, Arizona 85004

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

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Edward G. Hochuli
TEL: 602-263-1719
FAX: 602-200-7812


University of Arizona
College of Law
J.D., with Distinction, 1973 to 1976

University of Texas
El Paso, Texas
B.A., with Honors, 1969 to 1972

Bar Admissions

Arizona, 1976
U.S. Court of Appeals,
9th Circuit, 1981
U.S. District Court,
District of Arizona, 1977


Edward G. Hochuli

Mr. Hochuli has been a Partner with Jones, Skelton & Hochuli since it was founded in 1983. During that time, he has tried well over 150 civil jury trials to verdict. Mr. Hochuli concentrates his practice on professional liability defense, products defense, retail defense and transportation defense. He is a member of the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel and is an advocate member of the American Board of Trial Advocates. He is also a member of the board of directors and executive committee of the USLAW Network. In his free time, Mr. Hochuli moonlights as a Referee in the National Football League.

Professional Associations & Memberships

  • American Bar Association (Member)
  • American Board of Trial Advocates (Diplomate)
  • American Trial Lawyers Association (Member)
  • Arizona Association of Defense Counsel (Member)
  • Defense Research Institute (Member)
  • Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel (Member)
  • American Trucking Association (Member)
  • Trucking Industry Defense Association (Board of Directors, 2001 to 2010)
  • USLAW Network (Board of Directors, 2007 to present)
  • Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (Member)
  • International Association of Defense Counsel (Member)

Civic/Community Associations

  • March of Dimes
    -   WalkAmerica, Committee Chairman
    -   Board of Directors, 1980 to 1990
    -   Chairman of the Board, 1988 to 1990
    -   Presidents Society
    -   Awards Committee
    -   Charter Member
  • National Football League (Referee, #85, 1990 to present)

Professional Recognitions & Awards

  • Listed,Best Lawyers in America®, Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants, 2003 - 2018
  • Listed, Southwest Super Lawyers, 2007 - Present
  • Listed Top 100 Lawyers in Arizona, Arizona Business Magazine, 2015
  • AV® Preeminentâ„¢ Rated on Martindale Hubbell