Charlene joined the firm in 2015. Prior to joining Carpenter Hazlewood she worked in a law firm specializing in representing homeowner associations. Charlene Cruz received her Juris Doctor Degree from Quinnipiac University School of Law, Hamden, Connecticut. Charlene Cruz received her Bachelors of Commerce degree in International Business from the University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Before attending law school, Charlene worked in the financial industry and the petrochemical business.
Charlene was admitted to practice law in Arizona and the U.S. District Court of Arizona. In her spare time, she enjoys trying new restaurants, hiking, and spending time with her family.