Peter Akmajian

(520) 790-5600

Peter Akmajian is a trial lawyer with 30+ years of experience and 40 jury trials in Tucson, Phoenix, Yuma, Bisbee and Nogales under his belt.  These trials have mainly involved serious personal injury, medical malpractice and wrongful death.  He was a civil defense lawyer for many years before making the switch to the plaintiff's side recently.  Since 1998, Peter has been certified by the State Bar of Arizona as a Specialist in Personal Injury and Wrongful Death, and he is a long-time member of the State Bar's Commission that vets potential specialists.  Peter is honored to have been inducted into three organizations recognizing outstanding trial work:  the American College of Trial Lawyers, the International Academy of Trial Lawyers, and the International Society of Barristers.  He is also a long-time member of another prestigious trial lawyer organization, the American Board of Trial Advocates.  Peter is honored to have served as a judicial law clerk for Vice-Chief Justice Frank X. Gordon of the Arizona Supreme Court, from 1984 – 1985. Peter graduated from the University of Arizona for both undergraduate and law school (B.A., with distinction 1980) (J.D., with distinction 1984).

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  • Thank You, Peter!

    I would like to take this opportunity to express my gratitude to Peter Akmajian.   Mr. Akmajian took the time to hear my concerns surrounding my circumstances and did not just focus on the bottom line.  The content of his character showed him to be upfront and honest in speaking about my case.  ...
  • Prompt, knowledgeable and good-natured

    My decision to file a medical malpractice lawsuit was a difficult one. I was feeling so far from my best and knew that the mental and physical strains of pursuing a case would be very taxing.  Then I found Mr. Akmajian. From the moment he took on my case he was nothing but professional, dogged a...
  • I would not hesitate to recommend your firm

    Thank you for your help, determination, courage, analytical skills, and hard work. I appreciate that you didn't give up on me or my case and that you arranged mediation to resolve the matter quickly out of court. I would not hesitate to recommend your firm to anyone in need of a sound lawyer. Tha...

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Schmidt, Sethi & Akmajian is one of the most experienced, successful personal injury law firms in the Tucson area. Established in 1995, our firm has a long history of success, as seen in our many victories.

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