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Timothy M. Medcoff


Managing Partner

Office: 520.214.2000 
Fax: 520.214.2001

Practice Areas:
Labor & Employment Law
Product Liability/Personal Injury Defense
Commercial Litigation

Tim Medcoff is an AV Rated attorney who defends clients in the areas of product liability, insurance claims, and medical, labor/employment and commercial litigation. His portfolio is deep and varied, and his focus on maintaining client relationships serves to create long lasting partnerships with clients.  Tim's extensive experience working with national companies in multi-district litigation makes him an asset to any client, large or small.

Tim has comprehensive trial and litigation experience from investigating claims to defending pharmaceutical and medical device companies and tire, crane and heavy equipment manufacturers in liability and wrongful death matters.  Tim has also worked with numerous insurers and national rental car companies in personal injury and wrongful death litigation.

Tim has represented a broad range of employers in all facets of labor and employment law, including; defending employers in discrimination cases, wrongful discharge lawsuits, wage and hour claims, union litigation and enforcement of restrictive covenants and trade secret protections in federal and state courts and agencies.  He has also represented employers in labor arbitrations, grievances and the negotiations of collective bargaining agreements.  In one particular case, Tim's efforts led to the Union disclaiming its interest in the bargaining unit.  Tim also counsels employers on day to day human resource issues including personnel handbooks, policy changes and investigations.  He works with business owners in contract negotiations and partner disputes as well.

Bar Admissions

  • Supreme Court of Arizona, 1998
  • U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, 1998
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, 2006
  • Supreme Court for the United States of America, 2007

Education and Honors

  • University of Arizona, J.D., cum laude, 1998
  • University of Dundee, Scotland, M. Phil., 1995
  • University of California, Los Angeles, B.A., cum laude, 1993

Professional Accolades

  • The Best Lawyers in America, 2020
  • Arizona Finest Lawyers, 2014 to present
  • Top Lawyers, Tucson Lifestyle Magazine, 2011
  • AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, 2010, 2019
  • Recipient of “40 Under 40 Award” from Tucson Business Edge Magazine, 2007

Public Service  and Community Involvement

  • Tucson Chamber of Commerce, Peerspective member, 2014 to present
  • Therapeutic Riding of Tucson (TROT), Board member, 2015 to present
  • Parent Aid Child Abuse Prevention, (President 2000), Board member, 1999-2014
  • Ronald McDonald House Board member, 2014 to present
  • Southern Arizona Legal Aid, volunteer, 2007 to present
  • National Asian Pacific American Bar Association, 2013
  • Tucson Chargers Mighty Mite Football Couch, 2013
  • Little League Baseball Coach, 2010-2012
  • Top 50 Pro Bono Attorneys in Arizona, 2009
  • Outstanding Pro Bono Attorney, November 2004
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  • Great Customer Service

    "F & M is committed to meeting the needs of its clients through the delivery of creative, smart legal solutions that bring clarity to complex challenges.”
  • Satisfied client

    "The attorneys at Farhang & Medcoff are attentive, friendly and professional. They were always available to answer my questions! They made winning our case seem easy!"
  • Professional and Affordable

    "Tim has represented our company for several years and I have thoroughly enjoyed working with him and his team. They have been responsive to questions quickly; his team has been very protective of our business and our welfare; and has been forthright in trying to keep cost down. I highly recommen...

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