Three from RCDM named to Southwest Super Lawyers list, two others tabbed for Rising Stars list

Bill Drury

Renaud Cook Drury Mesaros is pleased to announce that a total of five attorneys were honored on the 2018 Southwest Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists.

Jim Evans

Bill Drury (Personal Injury – Products Defense), Jim Evans (Personal Injury – General Defense) and Jack Klecan (Personal Injury – General Defense) were on the Super Lawyers list. Kristin Basha (Personal Injury – Medical Malpractice) and Miles Masog (Construction) were named to the Rising Stars list.

Each year, no more than 5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers for inclusion on the Super Lawyers list. No more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected to the Rising Stars list.

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area.

Jack Klecan

The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys. The Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazine and in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers across the country.

Miles Masog

An equity shareholder at RCDM, Bill Drury is known for being a first chair trial attorney who is called upon to defend clients’ most difficult, high-profile cases. He has tried hundreds of jury cases in more than 30 years as a practicing attorney, with a notable record of success in matters ranging from product liability, healthcare liability, catastrophic injury and transportation litigation.

Jim Evans serves as Of Counsel for RCDM and has extensive experience both in front of a jury and behind the bench. Jim has served as lead counsel on more than 100 jury trials during his nearly 40-year career and served as a Judge Pro Tempore for more than 15 years.

Jack Klecan is an equity shareholder who has built a reputation as one of the preeminent litigators in the Southwest. Businesses from a range of industries including insurance, healthcare, hospitality and transportation have turned to him based on his extensive trial experience which includes serving as lead counsel in more than 250 jury trials involving product liability, legal malpractice, medical malpractice, professional liability and personal injury cases.

Kristin Basha

Kristin Basha and Miles Masog are both senior associates who are on the Rising Stars list.

Selected for a 5th straight year, Kristin works on malpractice claims for healthcare companies and medical providers in all aspects of litigation. She also provides counsel to clients and is a regular speaker and writer on important topics in the industry.

Miles is a litigator whose practice serves clients in the construction and insurance industries. He is experienced in matters ranging from construction defect to insurance defense (including auto, medical malpractice, personal injury and products liability).

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