Education

Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law

J.D., 2002
  • cum laude
  • Order of the Coif
  • Order of Barrister

Bar Admission

Arizona

Charles H. Oldham

Member

Prominent Assignments

Mr. Oldham’s primary area of practice is commercial litigation with a focus on real property and landlord tenant disputes as well as collection matters. Mr. Oldham has represented landlords and tenants in forcible entry and detainer cases and breach of lease cases. Mr. Oldham has served as both lead and co-lead counsel in both jury and bench trials. Mr. Oldham has also been lead counsel on several appellate cases. Mr. Oldham also has experience in cases dealing with professional malpractice issues, business dissolutions, probate, and dissolution issues between unmarried co-habitants.

Illustrative cases include:

  • As lead counsel, Mr. Oldham defended an automobile dealership, its principals and several employees in a $1 million dollar fraud case resulting in judgment as a matter of law following the plaintiffs’ case for the dealership and its principals and a defense verdict for the employees
  • Five successful appeals involving real property and title issues, including two published Arizona Court of Appeal decisions
  • Successful defense of an Arizona bank charged with wrongfully releasing client funds

Professional Involvement

  • Maricopa County Bar Association
  • State Bar of Arizona
  • American Bar Association