Timothy J. Tobin
Experienced Mesa Criminal Defense Attorney
Attorney Tobin handles criminal and DUI cases throughout the Phoenix Metropolitan Area providing clients with professional, experienced, and aggressive representation. If your rights have been violated, Mr. Tobin isn’t afraid to seek justice and fight for you. He’s known for his honesty, compassion, and dedication to justice. When you step into the Mr. Tobin’s office, expect professionalism with a friendly touch. He’ll take the time to listen to your concerns and needs and work with you to dismiss charges, reduce charges, limit penalties, and protect your legal rights.
Attorney Timothy Tobin graduated with honors from Stonehill College in Massachusetts. Following his passion as a legal advocate, he earned his Juris Doctor from New England Law Boston where he was on the Dean’s list every semester. During law school, Mr. Tobin was a student-practitioner representing indigent women in divorce and custody disputes. He also worked at the prestigious law firm Lubin & Meyer of Boston, Massachusetts.
Mr. Tobin is admitted to practice law in the States of Arizona and Hawaii. Following law school, Mr. Tobin opened a criminal defense practice in Hawaii where he defended private and indigent clients in a variety of criminal charges. Mr. Tobin spent a large portion of his time working for the State Judiciary as a court-appointed attorney in misdemeanors, felonies, juvenile matters, and child protective service proceedings.
Following private practice, Mr. Tobin joined the County of Kauai Prosecutor’s office where he was the lead felony drug prosecutor for two years. He handled cases from charging and grand jury, to trial and post-conviction.
Mr. Tobin left Hawaii to practice criminal law in Arizona. He joined the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office as a Deputy Prosecutor. Realizing that his true passion was defending the accused, Mr. Tobin returned to criminal defense to focus on helping people through difficult and trying times.
In his legal career, Mr. Tobin has garnered several awards and much recognition. In 2016, Mr. Tobin was awarded recognition as a top 10 ten attorney in client satisfaction by the American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys. In 2016, Mr. Tobin was again awarded recognition as a Top 40 Under 40 Attorney in Arizona by the National Trial Lawyers. He received this same award in 2015. Attorney Tobin was elected Secretary to the Kauai Bar Association, served on the local practice committee, and was appointed by the mayor to chair the drug enforcement committee. Mr. Tobin coached students in mock trial competitions and helped set up Hawaii’s first self-help legal center. Mr. Tobin received awards for his service to the State Judiciary in his role with the court’s mediation program and self-help legal center. As a lead felony drug prosecutor, Mr. Tobin regularly spoke at public events and taught courses at the police academy.
Outside of the office, Mr. Tobin spends time with his wife and family, playing sports, working out, reading, and playing music.
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