Shawdy Banihashemi

Shawdy Banihashemi Member

P: 602.262.5866
F: 602.495.2689
L: Phoenix

Ms. Banihashemi practice is focused in general insurance defense litigation and coverage work. She has gained experience in insurance defense work by handling all aspects of tort defense litigation and litigation for complex construction defect cases.

In addition, Ms. Banihashemi has a substantial criminal defense practice. Over the years, she has handled a wide variety of criminal matters, ranging from simple infractions to serious felony charges. Through her work in the area, she has gained ample experience as a trial attorney.

In addition to her active legal practice, Ms. Banihashemi has been an adjunct professor at Arizona Summit Law School.

Areas of Focus

  • Insurance Defense
  • Medical Malpractice

Honors and Awards

  • Selected Participant, Bar Leadership Institute (2010-2011)

Professional Affiliations

  • State Bar of Arizona
    Member and Past Chair, Committee on Minorities and Women in the Law
    Member, Annual Convention Committee

Admitted to Practice

  • Arizona

Court Admission

  • U.S. District Court, District of Arizona


  • J.D., University of Baltimore School of Law, 2006
  • B.A., University of Maryland, 2003