Theodore (Todd) Julian, Jr.

Top rated Personal Injury attorney in Phoenix, Arizona

Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A.
Theodore (Todd) Julian, Jr.
Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A.

Practice Areas: Personal Injury; view more

Licensed in Arizona since: 1989

Education: The University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law

Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2012 - 2024

Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A.

1850 N. Central Avenue
Suite 1700
Phoenix, AZ 85004 Visit website


A leader in the legal community in Arizona and recipient of numerous awards, Theodore (Todd) Julian Jr. is a personal injury attorney providing his services to people residing all across the state of Arizona through the Phoenix-based firm Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A., representing his clients through the firm since the late 1980s, he has extensive experience in both defending insurers and representing victims who have suffered from personal injuries involving catastrophic accidents of varying intensity, such as automobile accidents, premises liability, dog bites and attacks, fire explosion injuries and wrongful death.  

Admitted to practice in Arizona in 1989, Mr. Julian represents his clients before multiple tribunal, federal, appellate and state courts. He is one of the finest attorneys in the state and his legal works and achievements are widely recognized and honored by several organizations and publications. Highly respected by his peers for his professionalism shown to both them and his clients, he is peer-review rated AV Preeminent* through Martindale-Hubbell and is also listed as one of the Best Lawyers in America consecutively for several years. The Phoenix magazine listed him as a Top Lawyer for excelling in the personal injury and medical malpractice areas. 

Majoring in history, Mr. Julian graduated from The University of Arizona earning his bachelor’s degree in 1986 with high honors. Later, he pursued his law degree at his alma mater’s James E. Rogers College of Law and received his Doctor of Jurisprudence degree in 1989. Not only did he focus on studies in his law school, but he was also an editor of the Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law and the winner of the annual Jenckes Closing Arguments Competition. 

Currently serving as the chair of the Maricopa County Bar Association’s Bench-Bar Committee, Mr. Julian is professionally affiliated with organizations such as the American Board of Trial Advocates and the Arizona Association for Justice.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer-review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice areas

Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff, Personal Injury - General: Defense

Focus areas

Animal Bites, Brain Injury, Construction Accident, Dram Shop Laws, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Trucking Accidents, Wrongful Death

  • 100% Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 0% Personal Injury - General: Defense

First Admitted: 1989, Arizona

Professional Webpage:

Pro bono/Community Service:
  • Former Board of Directors, Sigma Phi Epsilon Housing Corporation
  • Former City of Phoenix License Appeals Board
  • Former President, Arizona Deer Association
Verdicts/Settlements (Case Results):
  • Ward v. Mount Calvary Lutheran Church, 178 Ariz. 350, 873 P.2d 688 (Ct. App. 1994)
  • Thatcher v. Grannett, 1 CA CV90-261 (12/10/1991)
  • McGuire v. Caterpillar Tractor Co., 1 CA CV90-332 / 2 CA CV92-0039 (6/11/1992)
  • Grantham v. Branch, 1 CA CV93-0564 (7/18/1995)
  • Trujillo v. J. Firpo, LLC, 1 CA CV01-0092
  • Schindler v. MRA Holdings, Inc., 1 CA CV05-0245 (07/14/2005)
  • Groessl v. Nissan Motor Co., 1 CA CV05-0222 (12/22/2005)
  • Cook v. Avi Casino Enterprises, Inc., 1 CA CV07-0110, 2008 WL 4108121 (10/28/2008)
  • Rosenberg v. Hualapai Indian Nation, 1 CA CV08-0135, 2009 WL 757436 (3/24/2009)
  • Levine v. Parker Unified School District, 1 CA CV10-0029, 2010 WL 5059588 (10/19/2010)
  • Wesley v. Bashas’ Inc., A CV-2022-0021, San Carlos Apache Court of Appeals (10/13/2012)
  • Muhammad v. Basha’s Inc., 1 CA CV14-0091, 2015 WL 1275432 (3/19/2015)
  • Anderson v. QuikTrip Corporation, 2 CA CV2015-0007, 2015 WL 7304495 (11/20/2015)
  • Rucker v. QuikTrip Corporation, 1 CA CV21-0550, 2022 WL 2439767 (7/5/22)
  • Beltran v. Harrah's Arizona Corporation, 220 Ariz. 29, 202 P.3d 494 (Ct. App. 2008)
  • Cook v. Avi Casino Enterprises, 548 F.3d 719 (9th Cir. 2008), cert. denied 129 S. Ct. 2159, 2009
Educational Background:
  • University of Arizona, B.S magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, 1986
Scholarly Lectures/Writings:
  • University of Arizona College of Law, Arizona Journal of International and Comparative Law, Editor, 1989
  • Southwest Super Lawyers, 2012-2022, Super Lawyer
  • Honors, Moot Court and Oral Advocacy; Winner, Jenkes Cup, Closing Argument Competition, University of Arizona College of Law
  • Top Lawyers, Medical Malpractice, 2022, Phoenix Magazine
  • Top Lawyers, Personal Injury, 2022, Phoenix Magazine
  • AV Preeminent 5.0, Martindale-Hubbell
  • Best Lawyers in America, 2015-2023, Award
  • Arizona’s Finest Lawyers, 2011-2022, Award
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • American Board of Trial Advocates, Member
  • Yavapai-Apache Nation
  • Wind River Tribal Court
  • White Mountain Apache Tribal Court
  • Tohono O’odham Tribal Court
  • Quileute Tribal Court
  • Salt River Pima (Pro Hac Vice)
  • San Carlos Apache (Pro Hac Vice)
  • Navajo Nation (Pro Hac Vice)
  • Hualapai Tribal Court
  • Gila River Indian Community Tribal Court
  • Ft. Mohave Tribal Court
  • Ft. McDowell Yavapai Nation Tribal Court
  • Colorado River Indian Tribal Court
  • Cocopah Tribal Court
  • Ak-Chin Community Tribal Court
  • U.S. District Court Arizona, 9th Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Arizona
  • Maricopa County Bar Association, MCBA Bench-Bar Committee, 1995 - present, (Chair 2002-2003; 2018-present)
  • State Bar of Arizona, Peer Review Committee, 2000 - 2015, (Chair 2004 - 2015)
  • State Bar of Arizona, Communications Advisory Committee, 1996 – 2015; (Chair 1998 -2000)
  • Arizona Association for Justice
Special Licenses/Certifications:
  • Certified Specialist, Injury and Wrongful Death Litigation
Industry Groups:
  • International Society Of Primerus Law Firms
  • Member; American Board Of Trial Advocates; Arizona Association For Justice(formerly Arizona Trial La

Office location for Theodore (Todd) Julian, Jr.

1850 N. Central Avenue
Suite 1700
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Phone: 602-883-4528


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