Archive for ‘September, 2015’

Introducing the Turelli Method

By John Deschner Rev, LSW, Turelli Facilitator Joe Pickard, JD, Turelli Facilitator   “It’s been fantastic” ~ Magistrate Marianne Tims “When these people reach agreement, they…

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A Message from DBA President Janet Drake

How can you make a difference for children in Denver? There are a lot of outstanding programs in Denver that benefit children, and they need your…

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Why Professionalism Matters ~ By Richard L. Gabriel

Chief Justice Nancy E. Rice, CBA President Loren M. Brown, Dean Philip J. Weiser of the University of Colorado Law School and Dean Martin J. Katz…

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Kent Denver: A Championship-Caliber Mock Trial Team ~ By Timothy M. Rastello

Resilient. Perhaps no other word more poignantly describes the members of Kent Denver’s High School Mock Trial A-Team. Together, the seven high school seniors and two…

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10 Questions: Stephanie Villafuerte

Recipient of the 2015 Denver Business Journal Outstanding Women in Business Lifetime Achievement Award   1.Where did you go to law school and where are you currently working?…

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Peer Professionalism Assistance ~ By Craig Eley

It is pretty difficult to get in trouble in most states (including Colorado) for calling opposing counsel a name. When a situation turns really sour, the…

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Reconstructing Professionalism: A Conversation with DBA-YLD Chair Mo Watson ~ By Jessica A. Volz

The Docket recently sat down with Maureen (“Mo”) Watson, an associate attorney with Fennemore Craig, P.C., to discuss her ambitions as Chair of the Denver Bar…

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Why Join the Bar?: What It Has Done for Me and What It Can Do For You ~ By Kevin E. McReynolds

One of the benefits of attending so many Young Lawyers Division (YLD) events is that I get to meet a lot of the new attorneys who…

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Former Appellate Attorney Elizabeth Harris Joins the Colorado Court of Appeals ~ By Keith Lewis

Judge Elizabeth Harris was sworn in to the Colorado Court of Appeals on July 23, 2015, when she zipped into the black robe and transitioned from…

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The Ins and Outs of the Inns of Court ~ By Becky Bye

The mission of the American Inns of Court is “to foster excellence in professionalism, ethics, civility and legal skills.” Therefore, their essential purpose is to promote…

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