Phoenix, AZ – The law firm of Meagher & Geer is pleased to announce that three of our partners have been selected to the Southwest Super Lawyers® list, and two of our associates have been named Southwest Rising Stars®.

For the third consecutive year partner, Kurt Zitzer received the added honor of being recognized by his peers as one of the Top 50 lawyers in the Southwest.

2015 Super Lawyers

Thomas H. Crouch− Appellate and Insurance

Kurt M. Zitzer − Commercial Litigation, Construction, Corporate/Business Services, Employment, Insurance, Professional Liability

Colleen A. Lomax − Commercial Litigation, Products Liability

2015 Rising Stars

Robert A. Justman − Appellate and Insurance

Spencer Proffitt – Insurance Coverage

Only the top five percent of the area’s attorneys are selected to the Super Lawyers list. The Rising Stars designation honors leading attorneys who are 40 years or younger or have been practicing for 10 years or less.

Established in Minneapolis in 1929, Meagher & Geer has earned a reputation as one of the leading litigation and insurance coverage firms in the Upper Midwest. We offer 80 lawyers in 20 practice areas. From our offices in Minneapolis, Minnesota and Phoenix, Arizona we represent businesses of all sizes, public entities, non-profit organizations, and individuals.

Our nationally recognized trial lawyers have taken more than 105 cases to verdict since 2007. During the same period, our appellate lawyers have handled more than 120 appeals in state and federal courts. At last count we represented more than 125 of the leading insurance companies in the U.S., and we also handle work for insurers based in London, Canada and Bermuda.

Our attorneys are licensed in many states, including Arizona, California, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Virginia, and Wisconsin.