MEET OUR TEAM

Sarah J. Showard, Attorney at Law | CEO

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Sarah Showard graduated from the University of Maryland in 1985, Magna Cum Laude with the Bachelor of Arts in English-Linguistics and a Certification in Women's Studies. She then graduated from New York University School of Law in 1988. Sarah began practice initially as an insurance defense attorney, and has been representing plaintiffs ever since 1990. Sarah has one son, Benjamin, who is attending Arizona State University where he is studying Business and plans to  attend law school and join Showard Law Firm in the future. In her spare time, Sarah and her husband Peter enjoy horseback riding and spending time at their ranch in Sonoita.  

Sarah is currently the American Heart Association Heart Ball Chair; Certified EVO Instructor; Member, National Association of Women Business Owners; Past Board Member, Arizona Trial Lawyers Association; Past Vice President of the Board of Directors, Wingspan Community Center; Past Co-Chair , Lambda Legal Group; Past Chair, Pride Law Clinic; Former Associate, Haralson , Kinerk and Morey; North and Barron; Jennings, Strouss and Salmon; Shareholder of Jacoby & Meyers Law Office, Tucson, 1996-2006. Email Sarah

 Diana Ezrre' Robles, Attorney at Law

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Diana attended the University of Arizona and obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Merchandising, with a minor in Marketing in 1992. She went on to attend the James E. Rogers College of Law at the University of Arizona, graduating with her Juris Doctorate in 1997. During law school she served as a Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable Gilbert Velez. She also participated in the Domestic Violence Law Clinic, where she helped women and children obtain legal relief from abusive relationships. She continued to volunteer in this capacity until 2001. Prior to joining Showard Law Firm she has practiced in the areas of Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Medical Malpractice and Workers Compensation for most of her legal career. Diana is a current member of the State Bar of Arizona; the American Association for Justice and the Arizona Association for Justice. She recently served as co-chairperson of the State Bar of Arizona's Workers Compensation Section Continuing Legal Education Committee, and organized statewide continuing legal training for Arizona practitioners. Diana is married to Rey, and has two girls, Celeste and Lisette. She currently serves on the Board of Trustees, for the Diocese of Tucson Parish Pooled Investment Trust. In addition she serves as Vice President for CHISPA, an organization whose mission it is to preserve, engage and celebrate Mexican American heritage in Southern Arizona. Email Diana

Debra J. Stephens, Director of Marketing & Operations

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Debra moved to Tucson at the beginning of 2015 from Spokane, Washington, where she spent over twenty-five years in Broadcast Television Sales and Management. Debra had worked her way up to General Sales Manager of several sales departments within ABC, MeTV, and MyNetwork affiliates. She was also instrumental in launching a new NBC affiliate before relocating to Arizona with Raycom Media to manage the local CBS affiliate, KOLD-13. In February of 2016, Debra joined Showard Law Firm in the newly created role of Director of Marketing and Operations.  She has three grown children; two sons, Brian and Tony, in Washington state, and her daughter, Katie, in Scottsdale. Debra is an enthusiastic wine connoisseur, enjoys music and art, is an avid football fan, and loves all kinds of travel as often as her schedule allows. Debra currently volunteers on the American Heart Association's Heart Ball Executive Leadership Team and heads up the Auction Committee. Debra's prior volunteerism includes; Board Member, Southern Arizona Arts & Cultural Alliance (SAACA); Board Member, Spokane Club; Executive Board Member, Spokane Food Bank; Member, National Ad Federation; Member, TVB (Television Bureau of Advertising); Sub-committee Chairman, National Association of Broadcasters.  Email Debra

 Dany McDaniel, Intake Specialist 

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Dany relocated back to Tucson from the East Coast. She studied Criminal Justice Administration at the University of Phoenix. Prior to joining Showard Law Firm, Dany spent over twenty years working in customer service related fields. There, she developed a passion for helping and working with people. In her free time she enjoys volunteering to raise funds and awareness for breast cancer research, spending time with her three children and watching movies. Dany has long been searching for a career where she can work closely with people while utilizing her education and she has found that working with the team at Showard Law Firm. Email Dany

Maria De La Rosa, Senior Legal Assistant - Personal Injury Division

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A native Tucsonan, Maria has over twenty-five years of experience working in the legal field. Maria came to our firm eleven years ago from a national law firm, where she worked closely with Sarah Showard for over thirteen years. During Maria's years in the legal field she has worked in nearly every aspect in a lawl office, with the exception of Attorney, and has managed and trained staff. Maria is proud to be a part of a team who is very passionate about helping others. Maria enjoys spending time with her growing family and is an avid sports fan. Email Maria

Elizabeth Whitley, Senior Legal Assistant - Mass Tort Division

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Elizabeth is a native Tucsonan who has thirteen years of experience in the legal field. She graduated from Pima Middle College with honors before furthering her education at Pima Community College, with an emphasis in Psychology and Criminal Justice. Elizabeth spent six years at Pima County Superior Court working in both Civil and Criminal departments before accepting her position with Showard Law Firm in 2011.  Elizabeth is a member of the American Association of Justice.  In her free time she enjoys being with husband and family. Elizabeth is a family-oriented person and helping others is very important to her. Not only does she enjoy assisting the firm's clients, she also has experience volunteering with the Special Olympics organization. Elizabeth is passionate about her work, and feels the best part about working at Showard Law Firm is being able to help clients while continuing to gain knowledge and experience in her field. Email Elizabeth

Linh T. Armstrong, Legal Assistant - Mass Tort Division

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Linh T. Armstrong is a native of Seattle, Washington. She relocated to Tucson in 2014 with her husband, who is a proud member of the United States Air Force. Prior to joining the team at Showard Law Firm, Linh worked as a senior claims assistant for a non-profit organization. Accumulating over eight years of experience in the field of worker's compensation, Linh is passionate about helping others in any way she can.  Linh is mother to a beautiful little girl, whom she loves spending time with. In her free time, Linh enjoys home projects and creating customized memorabilia. Linh truly feels at home with the Showard Law Firm family and values the relationships she has built not only with the team, but with our clients as well. Email Linh

Carole Torpey, Legal Assistant - Mass Tort Division

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Carole has been in Tucson for over forty-six years. She is originally from Pennsylvania and a Steelers fan! She has over thirty years of experience working in many areas of the legal profession. She has been a legal assistant in the mass tort division for over five years. She is the mother of a son and daughter and six grandchildren, whom she loves spending time with. Carole is also very active in a walking/jogging group. She has participated in a half marathon race for twelve years and many other 5k and 10k races. And two years ago, she even hiked the Grand Canyon, which was an incredible experience. Email Carole

Cait Rynn, Legal Assistant - Mass Tort Division

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Cait is a Tucson transplant from Flagstaff who graduated from NAU with a degree in Spanish and Political Science. She studied abroad for a year and is passionate about language acquisition, human rights, socioeconomics and current events. She has previous work experience at NAU, the medical regulatory industry and criminal law. In her free time, she loves cooking, live music, reading and traveling whenever she gets an opportunity. She has hopes of pursuing a Masters or Law degree in the near future. She is excited to be a part of Showard Law Firm and to grow professionally with this wonderful team. Email Cait

Tracey Ames Hansen, Front Office Coordinator 

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A native Arizonan, Tracey has over thirty years of experience working in many areas of the legal field. Prior to joining Showard Law Firm, she worked in personal injury, estate & tax planning and insurance defense law. In her free time, Tracey enjoys watching movies, reading, spending time with her family and volunteering for various organizations. Tracey is also actively involved in P.E.O., a philanthropic educational organization. Tracey is excited to be a part of Showard Law Firm. Email Tracey

Showard Law Firm-Tucson's Local Law Firm for defective drug & medical device claims.

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Showard Law Firm is dedicated to compassionate representation for our clients who have been injured by defective products, dangerous drugs or the negligence of any individual or company. We are experienced in litigation and ready to ensure you receive the maximum possible settlement for your injuries, medical bills, mental anguish and other losses.

Showard Law Firm celebrates 10 years

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2016 marked the 10th anniversary of Showard Law Firm. After 18 years of practice, and a prior ten-year partnership, Sarah Showard and her longtime assistant, Maria De La Rosa, opened the doors of Showard Law Firm in October 2006. Sarah and everyone at Showard Law Firm is proud to serve Southern Arizona as the local law firm for defective drug and medical device claims and personal injury.