Newmeyer Dillion Newport Beach Attorneys, Michael McClellan & Jason Moberly Caruso, Named to 2019 Southern California Super Lawyers Rising Stars List

May 30, 2019 Firm News

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. – Prominent business and real estate law firm Newmeyer Dillion is pleased to announce that partner Michael McClellan and associate Jason Moberly Caruso have been selected to the 2019 Southern California Super Lawyers Rising Stars list. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected to receive this honor. The attorneys will be recognized in the July 2019 issues of Super Lawyers MagazineLos Angeles Magazine and Orange Coast Magazine.

Michael McClellan, a partner in the Newport Beach office, is a litigator and strategic problem solver advising companies and business owners on complex business and real estate disputes. Michael has resolved hundreds of complex lawsuits and commercial disputes involving a broad range of tort and contract claims, including claims of statutory and regulatory violations, misappropriation of trade secrets, unfair business practices, denial of insurance coverage, and fraud. This is his sixth consecutive year as a Rising Star honoree.

Jason Moberly Caruso is an associate in the Newport Beach office. Jason’s practice focuses on various aspects of “contaminated sites” environmental legal work, complex litigation, and appellate matters. This is the fourth consecutive year Jason has been honored.

Super Lawyers 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 patented selection process evaluates candidates on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement, resulting in a comprehensive, credible and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys. The Rising Stars list is developed using the same selection process except candidates must be either 40 years old or younger, or have been in practice for 10 years or less.

Earlier this year, 9 Newmeyer & Dillion attorneys were recognized as 2019 Southern California Super Lawyers. Click here to see the full list.