- State of Arizona since 1992
- Federal District Court of Arizona since 2005
- B.A. Criminal Justice, Arizona State University
- J.D Arizona State University 1992
Mr. Mendoza is a native to Phoenix, Arizona. He graduated from Arizona State University with a B.A. in Criminal Justice and obtained his Juris Doctor in 1992. For the last 25 years Mr. Mendoza has proudly served the State of Arizona, representing thousands of individuals charged with very serious crimes. His primary focus is large quantity drug trafficking and wiretap cases in both State and Federal court, including representation in California, Colorado, New Mexico, South Dakota, and Texas. Mr. Mendoza has a reputation for being methodical: planning and strategizing his cases ahead of the State in order to control litigation and the outcome of the case in his client’s favor.