Awards and Honors

2011 Distinguished Service Award – Arizona Association of Defense Counsel

2010 Named to Arizona’s Finest Lawyers

2010 Judicial Integrity Award – Arizona Trial Lawyers Association

Group Honors Judge Edward Burke

Judge Edward Burke was awarded the Judicial Integrity Award by the Arizona Trial Lawyers Association. The Judicial Integrity Award is presented to a Judge who displays an excellent grasp of civil law, displays outstanding courtroom demeanor and demonstrates espect and fairness to all litigants. According to the group’s executive committee, the group who nominated him for the award, Judge Burke truly embodies the concept that “Justice is Blind.” Over the years, Judge Burke has taken on some of the most complex cases and he’s overseen them in a fair and just manner. He was presented the award on May 25.

2009 Judge of the Year – American Association of Trial Advocacy, Phoenix Chapter

2009 Elected to the Football Officials Hall of Fame – Arizona High School Football Officials Association

1996 Arizona Football Official of the Year – National Federation of Interscholastic Officials Association