Renaud Cook Drury Mesaros is pleased to announce Marcos Tapia has been selected as a local Rising Star of the Year candidate by the American Cancer Society. Additionally, Marcos was named chair of the Los Abogados Hispanic Bar Association’s annual gala and its new communications director for 2018.
Tapia was among the select group of young professionals invited to participate in the American Cancer Society’s Rising Star of the Year campaign. The candidates use their creativity, contacts and talents to raise funds to support the American Cancer Society’s mission of saving lives. Each candidate will be recognized in front of their family, friends and community at the grand finale event when the Rising Star of the Year will also be announced.
Tapia was also selected to chair the Los Abogados Hispanic Bar Association’s main fundraising event. More than 400 legal and community leaders are expected to attend the gala to raise money for scholarships for law students. In addition, the board of directors elected Tapia to serve as the association’s communications director in 2018. Cox Channel 7 featured Tapia in a Su Vida story segment that was produced with YurView Arizona to celebrate Hispanic Heritage month, as well as recognize Tapia’s recent accomplishments. Click here to watch the video.
As an associate attorney, Tapia regularly assists clients in a variety of industries with commercial, business dispute, construction defect, real estate, insurance, contract and tort litigation matters. He also has experience as a real estate salesperson, loan originator and as a relationship and business banker for a major regional bank.