D.B. Udall

D.B. UDALL – Partner
Practice Areas:
• Alternate Dispute Resolution
• Appellate Practice
• Business & Commercial Litigation
• Insurance


Assistant:  Rhoda Folkers

Tucson: 520.623.4353

Practice Focus & ExperienceNADN

Udall Law Firm Attorney with AV Preeminent 2013 Rating

Burr Udall is a trial lawyer whose practice focuses on insurance defense litigation. Burr also handles general civil and commercial cases, including appellate litigation. He is frequently called upon to serve as an arbitrator, mediator, and special master.  Burr is listed as a Sourthwest Super Lawyer again in 2016 and is a member of the Arizona Chapter of the National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals for 2016.

Representative Matters

  • For over 60 years, Burr has represented insurance companies and their insureds in all aspects of insurance litigation, including first party, third party and bad faith litigation.

Education & Awards

  • University of Arizona, College of Law (LL.B., Phi Delta Phi, 1954)
  • University of Arizona (B.S., 1952)
  • Awarded the Walter E. Craig Distinguished Citizen Award, Arizona Bar Foundation (1997)
  • Awarded Defense Lawyer of the Year, Arizona Trial Lawyers Association (2001)
  • State Bar of Arizona Distinguished Service Award (2005)
  • University of Arizona James E Rogers College of Law Lifetime Achievement Award (2015)

Court Admissions/Memberships

  • Arizona State Courts
  • US District Court of Arizona
  • U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • State Bar of Arizona
  • Pima County Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Arizona Association of Defense Counsel
  • American College of Trial Lawyers, Fellow
  • Arizona Chapter of the National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals

Community Involvement

  • Volunteer Lawyer Program
  • Tucson Conquistadors