- Arizona State University (B.A. 2009)
- Arizona Summit Law School (J.D., 2014)
- State of Arizona
Professional Memberships & Activities
- State Bar of Arizona
- Maricopa County Bar Association
Dwayne D. Burns has practiced in a number of areas in the legal profession since his admittance to the Arizona bar. Now, at Davis Miles McGuire Gardner, he focuses his knowledge and experience in catastrophic injury, wrongful death, products liability, and medical malpractice. Mr. Burns has successfully settled claims for his clients through his zealous advocacy and knowledge of the law. Mr. Burns is dedicated to working diligently for his clients.
Outside of his legal work at Davis Miles McGuire Gardner, Mr. Burns is a member of the Maricopa County Board of Directors and the Maricopa County Diversity & Inclusion Committee.
Prior to joining Davis Miles McGuire Gardner, Mr. Burns gained valuable experience as a criminal defense attorney with the Maricopa County Public Defender’s Office. He managed an active caseload of 40 cases, managed Rule 11 competency court cases, and handled sentencings. Mr. Burns was successful in resolving matters in the best interest of his clients. Additionally, Mr. Burns has extensive experience in collection law. He represented clients in the recovery of funds lent to consumers. He routinely and successfully litigated matters at trial on behalf of his clients.
Mr. Burns is a graduate of Arizona State University. During his time in law school, he was a member of law review where he served as staff editor. He also participated in mediation clinic and assisted in mediating hundreds of disputes.
Mr. Burns and his family currently reside in Chandler, AZ. He enjoys spending time with his family, traveling with them, and coaching at Arizona State University.