Bruce S. Griffen is a reputed criminal defense attorney practicing in Arizona since 1978. His practice areas include domestic violence, Homicide, sexual abuse, aggravated assault, drug trafficking, child molesting, stalking, money laundering, kidnapping, etc.
He is a partner at the Griffen & Stevens Law Firm, PLLC based in Flagstaff, Arizona. He holds the license to practice before all state and federal courts in the State of Arizona, and the U.S. Supreme Court. He is a third-generation native of Arizona.
The Board of Governors of the Arizona Bar Association honored him with the Tom Karas Criminal Justice Award in 2009 for his excellent criminal defense practice. He has also received American College of Trial Lawyers a Fellowship limited to one percent of the lawyers in a State.
Attorney Griffen is the former President of Coconino County Bar Association and a founding member of Arizona Attorneys for Criminal Justice. He is an active member of the Criminal Justice Section of the American Bar Association and National Organization of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
He has also served on the Criminal Rules Committee of the Arizona State Bar. He has conducted lectures on different criminal defense topics throughout the state of Arizona.
He has obtained Juris Doctorate in law Pepperdine University School of Law and Bachelor’s of Arts from the Northern Arizona University in 1978 and 1975 respectively. He has served his clients with vigilance and professionalism in his forty-year-long legal career.
Bruce Griffen gives back to the community by donating his time to local youth organizations. He serves as an as a coach and board member of his children’s soccer, hockey and track teams. He is also a triathlete and frequently competes in races.