Perkins Coie LLP
PAUL ECKSTEIN is a partner at Perkins Coie LLP. A graduate of Pomona College and Harvard Law School, Eckstein has practiced law since 1965. For the last 40 plus years Eckstein's practice has focused on civil litigation matters at both the trial and appellate level, with special emphasis on First Amendment, state constitutional, election, antitrust, intellectual property and commercial law issues. In 1988 Eckstein served as co-prosecutor in the impeachment trial of Gov. Evan Mecham. Eckstein has recognized locally and nationally with too many awards to be listed here, some recent ones include the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University Gold ‘n Gavel Award in 2016, the Best Lawyers’ Phoenix "Bet-the-Company Litigation Lawyer of the Year" in 2012 and 2014, and the "Phoenix Appellate Practice Lawyer of the Year" in 2010 and 2013.