Cindy K. Schmidt

Cindy K. Schmidt

Associate
cschmidt@lrrc.com vCard
520.629.4424 office
520.622.3088 fax
One S. Church Avenue
Suite 700
Tucson, AZ 85701

Cindy Schmidt is a commercial litigator who helps clients resolve disputes.  With experience working on local, regional and national matters, she works closely with clients to understand their priorities and develop strategies tailored to their needs.  Whether through negotiation, mediation or litigation, Cindy champions for clients in controversies arising from a wide variety of subjects, including contracts, sales transactions, independent contractor and employee agreements, torts, insurance, land disputes and easements, property damage, wrongful death and recognition of foreign-country money judgments.

Professional Experience

  • Snell & Wilmer, Associate, 2012-2015
  • Intern to Judge Nikki Chayet, Tucson City Court, 2010
  • Champaign, Illinois Unit 4 School District, Teacher, 2000-2009
  • Champaign Federation of Teachers, Chief Building Union Steward, 2006-2008
  • Fisher, IL, C.U.S.D. 1, Teacher, 1998-2000

Related News

9/2/2015
Complex Litigation Team joins Lewis Roca Rothgerber
Five attorneys jump to growing general practice firm in Phoenix
8/25/2015
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Adds Three Attorneys To Litigation Group
Ian Fischer, Jamie Halavais and Cindy Schmidt Join Growing General Practice Firm in Arizona

Alert

Article

  • Co-Author, "Arizona Enacts Limited Privilege for Insurance Self-Audits," Defense Research Institute, The Voice, Vo. 14, Issue 6, February 2015
  • Co-Author, "New Rules for E-Discovery," Defense Research Institute, Life, Health, Disability and ERISA Claims, March 2007
  • Co-Author, "The Status of State E-Discovery Rules," Defense Research Institute, The Voice, Vo. 6, Issue 5, February 2007

Book/Guide

  • Co-Author, "Misrepresentation in the Life, Health, and Disability Insurance Application Process: A National Survey (Arizona chapter)," American Bar Association, 2015
  • Co-Author, "Trying the Wrongful Death Case in Arizona, Strategies in Preparation and Valuation ," National Business Institute, 1996

Newsletter

  • Co-Author, "Recovery for Sexual Impairment Under Workers' Compensation," Federation of Insurance Counsel Quarterly, Vol. 35, No. 2, November 2006

Distinctions

  • Chester H. Smith Memorial Scholarship - University of Arizona, 2012
  • Arizona Law Review, University of Arizona - Executive Note Editor, 2012

Other Info

Education

J.D., magna cum laude, University of Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law, 2012
M.Ed., University of Illinois, 2008
B.S., University of Illinois, 1998

Bar Admissions

Arizona, 2012
Federal, 2014

Court Admissions

U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona
Arizona Supreme Court

Memberships & Affiliations

  • UA Law College Association, Recent Graduate Committee Member, 2012-present
  • The J Byron McCormick Society, Member, 2012-present
  • Better Business Bureau of Southern Arizona, Director, 2013-present
  • Arizona Women Lawyers Association, Member, 2012-present
  • Pima County Bar Association, Member, 2012-present
  • American Bar Association, Member, 2013-present