Ruben Canastillo is an associate attorney at Rafi Law Group, PLLC. Ruben focuses on car accident, personal injury, and wrongful death cases. Ruben is a skilled lawyer who dedicates himself to his clients and his practice, ensuring that accident victims have excellent legal representation to maximize their recovery. Ruben enjoys opportunities to cultivate professional relationships with clients in order to effectively represent their interests.
An Arizona Native Dedicated to the Community Ruben Canastillo was born and raised in Tucson, Arizona. In addition to representing Arizona residents, Ruben is a devoted advocate for the Spanish-speaking community. During Ruben’s time in law school, he was the President of the Latino Law Student’s Association and focused on community outreach in order to provide opportunities to people in need. From a young age, Ruben knew he wanted to become a personal injury attorney. His close family member was involved in a serious trucking accident that changed her life forever. This made him realize how effective legal representation can change the outcome of a case.
Ruben earned his undergraduate degree from The University of Arizona and graduated with one of the first ever Bachelor of Arts in Law. Ruben earned his law degree from The University of Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law in 2018 and was subsequently admitted to practice law before the Arizona Supreme Court. Throughout his time in law school, Ruben committed himself to the personal injury profession and gained valuable experience from various clerkships and jobs in the personal injury field.
In his spare time, Ruben lives a very active lifestyle and spends time with friends and family. Ruben enjoys the outdoors, mountain biking, hiking, running, football, basketball, baseball and regularly attends various live sporting events. Ruben loves sports and is a very competitive person. He brings that competitive spirit when he is representing his clients against insurance companies.
Education B.A., magna cum laude, Law, The University of Arizona, 2015 J.D., James E. Rogers College of Law, The University of Arizona, 2018 Admitted to Practice State Bar of Arizona
Professional Affiliations Arizona Association for Justice/Arizona Trial Lawyers Association Los Abogados Hispanic Bar Association