Richard D. McCune
Richard D. McCune is a senior partner of McCune Wright Arevalo, LLP. He
has 30 years of experience in representing plaintiffs throughout the United
States, California and the Inland Empire in class action, government UDAP
civil penalties, product liability, catastrophic personal injury, and
business fraud cases.
Mr. McCune's trial and settlement success have resulted in his achieving
the highest possible AV Rating™ from Martindale-Hubbell®. He
is also a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum®, which
is reserved for attorneys who have achieved multi-million dollar trial
or settlement results for their clients. He is in the Top 100 of the National
Trial Lawyer Association, including being in the Top 25 in Class Action
and Product Liability. He has been peer selected as one of the top 5%
of attorneys, selected to the California Super Lawyers. He was one of
the select finalists for the 2011 California Consumer Attorney of the Year.
Mr. McCune frequently lectures at attorney conferences, where he has made
presentations on banking class actions, foreclosure class actions, and
automobile product liability cases. He was appointed by Judge Selna as
one of the leading firms for the personal injury/wrongful death cases
in the high-profile Toyota sudden unintended acceleration litigation.
He was selected by the State of Arizona to represent the citizens of Arizona
against Volkswagen in the high-profile Volkswagen emissions fraud lawsuit.
As part of representing his clients, Mr. McCune has been featured on numerous
news shows, including The Today Show, Fox Business News, NBC LA and CNN,
as well as quoted and interviewed for wide-ranging newspapers and magazines
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Mr. McCune’s successful results for his clients include a $203 million
class action verdict in 2010 on behalf of the 1.14 million California
Wells Fargo Bank customers for unfair bank overdraft fees. He has been
involved in numerous settlements and verdicts that have generated over
one million dollars for individual clients.
Contact Rich McCune today by calling (909) 345-8110.
- J.D., University of Southern California School of Law, Los Angeles, California, 1987
- B.S., Loma Linda University, Riverside, California, 1982
- AV Rating™ from Martindale-Hubbell®
- Consumer Attorney of the Year, Finalist for 2011
- Super Lawyers, 2019 - 2020
- Multi-Million Advocates Forum, Member
- National Trial Lawyers Association Top 25 Product Liability Lawyers
- National Trial Lawyers Association Top 25 Class Action Lawyers
- Super Lawyers Top Rated Class Action and Mass Torts Attorney
- American Bar Association
- Association of Business Trial Lawyers
- California State Bar
- Consumer Attorneys of California
- Riverside County Bar Association
- San Bernardino County Bar Association
- The American Association for Justice
Richard D. McCune is recognized by his peers as a national spokesperson
on legal matters concerning consumers. Mr. McCune frequently lectures
other attorneys about class actions and product liability. In 2018, he
presented at the annual convention of the Consumer Attorneys of Inland
Empire. In 2017, he presented on the current issues regarding auto class
actions at the Western Trial Lawyers Association. In 2016, Mr. McCune
presented at the Volkswagen Diesel Emissions Litigation Conference
”. He has presented at the Federal Bar Association, Inland Empire Chapter,
and has been a recurrent speaker at the Emerging Issues in Motor Vehicle
Products and Liability Litigation sponsored by the American Bar Association.
Mr. McCune has presented multiple times at the Consumer Financial Services
Institute sponsored by PLI.
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Trial verdict in a class action for unfair bank overdraft fees
National class action settlement for unfair overdraft fees
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