Patrick T. Stanley: Newest Member of Comitz | Beethe

Comitz | Beethe, PLLC is delighted to announce that Patrick T. Stanley, formerly Counsel to the firm, has been elected a Member.

Mr. Stanley is an experienced trial lawyer with a substantial background in state and federal courts, as well as arbitration proceedings. He has extensive experience in motion practice, appellate practice, jury and bench trial, arbitration and injunctive relief. He is particularly experienced in litigating first-party insurance bad faith, including disability insurance and professional liability coverage, and healthcare litigation.

In addition to his litigation background, Mr. Stanley also assists with the practice management needs of healthcare professionals. He provides consultation and representation in regulatory compliance matters, non-compete and anti-solicitation agreements, disability claim advice, employment contracts, personnel and human resources issues, employee disciplinary actions, independent contractor and managed care agreements, state licensure issues and collections.

Mr. Stanley is ranked “Excellent” by Avvo, which rates and profiles over 90% of licensed attorneys in the U.S. based on research, client reviews, lawyer disciplinary histories and peer endorsements.  Mr. Stanley has been named a “Top Attorney” by Arizona Business Magazine(Healthcare) and Ranking Arizona (Commercial Litigation).

Mr. Stanley is admitted to practice in state court in Arizona and Florida, as well as the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the United States District Court for the Districts of Arizona and the Southern and Northern Districts of Florida. He has also been admitted pro hac vice in United States District Courts in California and Alaska.

Mr. Stanley received his B.A. in History from the University of Kansas and earned his law degree, cum laude, from the University of Arizona. Since then, in addition to his busy practice, Mr. Stanley has authored or co-authored articles on a number of topics relating to both disability insurance and transportation law.