Keith Swisher

Keith Swisher

Swisher P.C.
6619 North Scottsdale Road, Suite D1
Scottsdale , AZ 85250
Office: 602-432-8464


Keith Swisher is an ethics expert, appellate attorney, and law professor, who provides legal ethics opinions, advice, courses, and scholarship to the right cases and causes. His scholarship is regularly published and cited in the areas of legal and judicial ethics and disqualification, and he founded the first blogs on judicial ethics and lawyer disqualification. He is a member of the State Bar’s Ethics and Fee Arbitration Committees, the O’Connor Advisory Committee of the Quality Judges Initiative (IAALS/University of Denver), and the Editorial Board of the Arizona Attorney (state bar journal). He also served on the Editorial Board of ABA/BNA Lawyers’ Manual on Professional Conduct and the State Bar’s Professionalism Committee. In 2011, he received the ABA’s Rosner & Rosner Young Lawyer Professionalism Award.

Prof. Keith Swisher
Swisher P.C.

Practice Areas:

Lawyer Disqualification
Law Firm Disqualification
Ineffective Assistance of Counsel
Legal Malpractice
Lawyer Discipline
Judicial Conduct
Judicial Discipline
Judicial Ethics
Legal Advertising
Conflicts of Interest
Attorney-Client Privilege
Motions to Withdraw
Trust Accounts
Fee Agreements
File Retention
Bar Complaints
Judicial Conduct Complaints
UPL Complaints
Risk Management
Legal Ethics Compliance

Areas of Expertise

  • Criminal Law
  • Legal Ethics
  • Legal Fees
  • Legal Malpractice
  • State Bar Defense

Expert Background

Q: Please list your professional accreditations, degrees, licenses, and certificates granted:
A: Education
•LL.M., Harvard Law School
•J.D., Arizona State University
•B.S., Arizona State University
Q: Please list any teaching or speaking experience you have had, including subject matter:
A: Professional Responsibility
Legal and Judicial Ethics


References upon request.