Gary L. Birnbaum
Mariscal Weeks McIntyre & Friedlander PA

Gary L. Birnbaum is the Managing Director of Mariscal, Weeks, McIntyre & Friedlander, P.A., a 52-member general civil practice law firm based in Phoenix, Arizona. Mr. Birnbaum has significant experience in all aspects of commercial and real estate litigation. He has also handled business, real estate and securities valuation issues in the domestic relations context. Mr. Birnbaum graduated summa cum laude (B.A. with highest honors) from the State University of New York at Binghamton and obtained his law degree (magna cum laude) from Indiana University where he served as Articles Editor of the Indiana Law Journal. Mr. Birnbaum has been elected to membership in Phi Beta Kappa and Order of the Coif. He is a well-known lecturer on business and real estate valuation topics and has been a contributor to the Commercial Real Estate Transactions Practice Manual, published by the State Bar of Arizona, and to Nichols on Eminent Domain, published by Matthew Bender. He has served as Chairman of the Law Practice Management Section of the State Bar of Arizona and is a member of the National Panel of Arbitrators of the American Arbitration Association and The Counselors of Real Estate. Mr. Birnbaum is also a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and the College of Law Practice Management. For many years he has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America (Business Litigation) and he currently serves as an Adjunct Professor at the Arizona State University College of Law where he teaches an advanced course on “Private Property Rights.”