Jim Belanger is a partner at Coppersmith Schermer & Brockelman PLC in Phoenix, AZ. He is an accomplished trial lawyer who represents individuals and companies in white collar criminal, civil and regulatory litigation, in State Bar proceedings and in government and internal investigations. He has successfully tried several cases ranging from first degree murder to allegations of antitrust conspiracy. Mr. Belanger is considered to be one the leading death penalty defense lawyers in the state and is a sought after speaker on issues involving white collar criminal defense, ethics and professional responsibility, health care fraud and the death penalty. He also has high level commercial litigation and bankruptcy experience particularly in the areas of real estate related fraud and in recovery actions on behalf of Chapter 11 debtors and trustees. Mr. Belanger is a 1987 graduate of the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law.
J.D., Arizona State University College of Law