Maricopa County officials have reappointed Renaud Cook Drury Mesaros attorney Robert Smith to a second term as a Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Pro Tempore for the Civil and Criminal Docket.

Robert’s first Judge Pro Tempore term ran from July 2017 to June 2018. The new term starts July 1, 2018 and will run through the end of June in 2019.

Judges Pro Tempore are volunteer, pro bono positions for attorneys who serve in various Court Departments as needed. In order to qualify for this role, an individual must be at least 30 years of age, be of good moral character, and admitted to the practice of law in Arizona for at least five years prior to appointment.

As a Senior Associate, Robert focuses his practice on civil litigation, insurance coverage, insurance defense, product liability and commercial litigation. Prior to joining Renaud Cook Drury Mesaros, he served in the Office of the Maricopa County Attorney as Assistant Bureau Chief for the Automobile Theft Bureau.