Charlie Hover is a veteran litigator with deep roots in the state of Arizona. Having practiced law in Arizona for the past 32 years, he is adept at defending clients’ most complicated issues and communicating his strategy in a business-oriented manner. For many businesses, his legal advice and strategic counsel are vital.

Clients of the firm rely on Charlie’s experience in insurance defense, tort defense, product liability cases and medical device matters. Charlie understands the various challenges posed by each specific area of practice, and his experience provides clients an efficient, straight-forward assessment of their case details. Many of Charlie’s clients say they value his down-to-earth style and calming presence through often tedious and stressful legal situations. AIG and the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia are among his cadre of satisfied clients.

Charlie learned a great deal about the legal system as a law clerk for two Court of Appeals judges early in his career. He received a law degree from the University of Puget Sound and a bachelor’s degree from Arizona State University.


Law Clerk to Hon. Donald F. Froeb, Arizona Court of Appeals, 1984-1985
Law Clerk to Hon. Donald P. Smith, Jr., Colorado Court of Appeals, 1982-1983


“Charlie was very knowledgeable and forthright in his approach to my case. He obviously has a good deal of experience in dealing with the board. He remained practical and steady when my emotions were running high. I like his down-to-earth, non-flamboyant style. My case turned out favorable, and more favorable than we both expected near the end. I would recommend Charlie to anyone facing similar issues with the board.”

Thomas Callahan | LCSW, CEAP, SAP

“Charlie is awesome! I came in part way through on this case and he brought me up to date, kept me apprised of what was going on and settled the case under his final authority, thereby keeping my client very happy. I will gladly use his services again in the future!”

Donna Rodriguez | Senior Claims Representative | Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc.

“First time I have personally used this firm. Excellent to work with.”

Debbie Gauldin | Claims Examiner | Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc.

“Mr. Hover made a terribly difficult time in my life easier. He was understanding and never made me feel like I didn’t deserve his time. He made me feel like I was talking to someone who cared for me and my case. I have never dealt with a lawyer before and quite frankly, I was more than pleased with this first experience! I felt completely confident I had all the knowledge I needed to make it through this long, tedious, stressful case. I completely trusted Mr. Hover to handle my case. I thank Mr. Hover and his staff for everything you all did for me.”

Deanna Kemper, RN


Robert L. Henry | Casualty Claims Specialist II | AIG
Cameron Mackinnon | Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (ICBC)



Accident and Personal Injury Litigation
Employment Law and Litigation
Product Liability Litigation
Administrative Law and Regulatory Investigations


State Bar of Arizona


Colorado, 1982
U.S. District Court, District of Colorado, 1983
Arizona. 1985
U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, 1988


Law Clerk to Hon. Donald F. Froeb, Arizona Court of Appeals, 1984-1985
Law Clerk to Hon. Donald P. Smith, Jr., Colorado Court of Appeals, 1982-1983


University of Puget Sound, J.D., 1982
Arizona State University, B.S., Political Science, 1978