ChristopherIf you face a criminal charge in the Phoenix area or anywhere in Arizona – now or in the future – arrange at once to speak with an experienced Phoenix criminal defense attorney at the law firm of AZ Criminal Defense Group. Chris Ariano was raised in Elgin, Illinois, a Chicago suburb. He earned a B.S. in both information technology and management from the University of Colorado at Boulder, and he earned his J.D. at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law. That’s where Chris gained extensive knowledge of the criminal justice system while observing hundreds of misdemeanor and felony cases during a two-year externship with District Court Judge Mark Randon. Chris launched his career filing Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcies for clients across Arizona, but he soon expanded his practice to include criminal defense.


Chris Ariano is a member of the Arizona State Bar and the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona. Chris comes from a family of attorneys who have practiced for many years in the areas of family law and intellectual property law. His love of golf and good weather motivated his relocation to Arizona. Chris Ariano and Ryan Reppucci founded the Arizona law firm of AZ Criminal Defense Group, PLLC in 2009.


If you are charged with any crime in the greater Phoenix area, contact AZ Criminal Defense Group, PLLC by calling 602-900-9506 or (602) 207-8777 without delay.AZ Criminal Defense Group, PLLC can examine the details of your case and explain your legal rights and options. Facing a criminal charge can be one of the most distressing experiences a person can endure. After you’ve been arrested, you’ll need sound legal advice from an experienced criminal defense attorney, and you’ll need it fast. Don’t hesitate to call AZ Criminal Defense Group immediately after an arrest in the Phoenix area or anywhere in Arizona. Help is here, but you must take the first step and make the call.