Bruce Blumberg

Lerner & Rowe Law Group
Bruce Blumberg

In 2024, Bruce Blumberg embarked on a new chapter in his legal career by joining the esteemed firm of Lerner and Rowe Law Group, specializing in criminal defense. Renowned across the state for his expertise in criminal law, Bruce holds a rare distinction as one of the select few attorneys board certified as a specialist in this field by the State Bar of Arizona.

Based in Phoenix, Bruce navigates a broad spectrum of criminal cases, ranging from juvenile offenses to the most severe felonies. His track record includes successfully representing clients in high-stakes trials involving murder and violent crimes, as well as serving as appointed counsel in numerous death penalty cases in Maricopa County.

With over three decades of experience, Bruce’s dedication and diligence shine through in his approach to serious felony cases. His extensive knowledge of police procedures, prosecutorial strategies, and judicial dynamics, honed through handling thousands of cases, positions him as a formidable advocate for his clients. Particularly noteworthy are Bruce’s compelling closing arguments, often leaving a lasting impact on jurors deliberating the fate of the accused.

Bruce’s legal journey began at Michigan State University, where he pursued pre-law studies before obtaining his law degree from the Thomas M. Cooley Law School at Western Michigan University. Evenings spent earning a master of laws in taxation (LL.M.) from Wayne State University in Detroit underscore his commitment to legal excellence.

Admitted to practice in Michigan in 1979, Bruce later transitioned to Arizona, gaining admission to all state courts and the U.S. District Court of Arizona in 1986. His status as an Arizona Board-Certified Specialist in Criminal Law since 1999 reflects his unwavering dedication to mastery in his field.

In addition to his professional accolades, Bruce is an active member of esteemed legal associations, including the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the National Trial Lawyers Association, further solidifying his reputation as a distinguished legal practitioner.