- Civil Litigation
- Real Estate Litigation
- Construction Litigation
- Insurance Litigation
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, J.D.
Arizona State University – Magna Cum Laude
Super Lawyers’ Rising Star: 2017
Mr. Orcutt has been selected as 2017 Super Lawyers’ Rising Star by Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading source of information for the legal industry.
Michael Orcutt is an experienced commercial litigator with a particular emphasis on real estate, construction, and insurance matters, who has successfully tried more than one dozen jury and bench trials to verdict for his clients.
Michael’s professional liability practice has included the representation of architects, engineers, attorneys, appraisers, and real estate and insurance brokers throughout the State of Arizona. In addition, he has successfully defended numerous appeals through the Arizona Court of Appeals and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
Michael has also written a number of published articles and is the co-author of the Real Estate Broker Liability chapter of the Arizona Tort Law Handbook published by the State Bar. Michael received his bachelor’s degree in Economics from the Barrett Honors College, Arizona State University, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. Following undergraduate studies, Michael obtained his law degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.