Renaud Cook Drury Mesaros is pleased to announce that a total of four attorneys were honored on the 2019 Southwest Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists, released this week. Bill Drury (Personal Injury – Products Defense) and Jack Klecan (Personal Injury – General Defense) were on the Super Lawyers list. Kristin Basha (Personal Injury – Medical Malpractice) and Miles Masog (Construction Litigation) were named to the Rising Stars list.

An equity shareholder at RCDM, Bill Drury was honored in Super Lawyers for a 13th straight year. He regularly defends his clients’ most difficult, high-profile cases and has tried hundreds of jury cases during his 39-year career as a practicing attorney with a notable record of success in matters ranging from product liability, healthcare liability, catastrophic injury and transportation litigation.

Jack Klecan is an equity shareholder who has built a reputation as one of the preeminent litigators in the Southwest. He has now made the Arizona Super Lawyers list each of the past nine years, having previously been recognized in New Mexico. He has served as lead counsel in more than 250 jury trials involving product liability, legal malpractice, medical malpractice, professional liability and personal injury cases.

Kristin Basha and Miles Masog are both senior associates at RCDM and have been on the Rising Stars list for six consecutive years.

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.

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.

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.

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