Judge Danielle VIOLA

Seal of the Superior Court in Maricopa County, State of Arizona Current Assignment: Civil Department
Assignment History:
Department: Criminal Associate Presiding Judge 
Year: 6/2018 
Location: Phoenix 
Department: Criminal 
Year: 6/2014 
Location: Phoenix 
Department: Family Court 
Year: 5/2011 
Location: Northeast Regional Court Center 
Work History:
2006 - 2011:  Partner, Snell & Wilmer, Phoenix 
1999 - 2005:  Associate, Snell & Wilmer, Phoenix 
  • Juris Doctorate, cum laude, 1999, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, Arizona State
  • Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, magna cum laude, 1994, Arizona State
  • American Bar Association
  • Maricopa County Bar Association
  • Arizona Association of Defense Counsel, Past President, Young Lawyers Division
  • Arizona Women Lawyers Association, Former Steering Committee Member
  • Sandra Day O'Connor Inn of Court, Past President
Community Involvement:
  • Valley Leadership, Class XXVI
  • Phoenix Public Library Foundation, President (2009), Board Member (2005-2011)
  • Family Court Advocate, Guardian ad Litem and Best Interest Attorney for Children (2000-2010)
  • Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law Alumni Association Past President, Board Member (2004-present)
  • Arizona Town Hall, Board Member (2010-2014)
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