(Phoenix, AZ) March 15, 2017 – Gust Rosenfeld, P.L.C. is pleased to announce that Barry M. Markson has joined the firm as a partner in the firm’s Insurance Defense Group.
Barry has been practicing in the area of insurance defense for over 20 years. His practices in the areas of civil/commercial litigation, premises liability defense, defamation, products liability, construction defect, environmental/toxic tort, governmental liability, civil rights, personal injury defense, bad faith and insurance coverage. He has tried cases in a variety of areas, including premises liability, products liability and automobile negligence.
"Barry’s experience and ability as a lawyer adds to the firm’s growing insurance defense team. He is a wonderful addition to Gust because of his reputation of providing quality service to his clients and because of his commitment to serving in the community," said Rick Hood, Chair of the firm’s Insurance Defense Group.
Barry is a Judge Pro Tem for the Maricopa County Superior Court. He also serves as a mediator and arbitrator in various civil litigation and insurance related matters including insurance coverage and bad faith claims, catastrophic injury, product liability and cases involving public entities.
Barry was selected to be the Arizona representative to the Defense Research Institute and is a Past-President of the Arizona Association of Defense Counsel. He is AV® Preeminent™ rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, representing the highest rating in legal ability and ethical standards. Barry earned a B.A. in Communications and a J.D. from Arizona State University.
"Joining Gust Rosenfeld made sense for me," said Barry. "Its insurance defense group is a great fit for my practice. The additional resources and services at Gust will allow me to grow my practice and deepen the relationships I have with my clients."About Gust Rosenfeld
Gust Rosenfeld is a full service law firm established in 1921 with offices in Phoenix, Tucson and Wickenburg. The firm is known for the quality of its lawyers and legal advice as well as its creative insights and practical solutions in business, public and civil law. Gust Rosenfeld is experienced in alternative dispute resolution, bankruptcy and creditor’s rights, business and corporate law, commercial finance, education law, environmental law, franchises and franchising, health care, insurance, intellectual property, labor and employment, litigation, natural resources, public finance, public law, real estate, taxation, and trusts and estates.