Archive for ‘August, 2016’

Volunteer Corner: The DBA Lawyers & Schools Committee

Reading Partners Tutoring: August and September tutor training sessions and tutoring commence in early September 2016. Constitution Week Volunteers: In-class collaborations and presentations by attorneys using…

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Picture This ~ September 2016

DBA Seniors Spring Banquet The DBA’s annual Seniors Spring Banquet was held on June 8 at the University Club in Denver. Thirty-two DBA members who were…

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Legal Affairs ~ September 2016

GOOD THINGS Ireland Stapleton corporate attorney Michael R. Miller received the Dave Carpenter Award at Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver’s Volunteer Appreciation event. Miller is…

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2015-16 DBA Annual Report

The Denver Bar Association advances professionalism within the legal community and promotes justice in the broader community. The DBA works to do so by promoting the…

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Ethics Column: Intra-Law Firm Attorney-Client Privilege ~ By Alec Rothrock

In the late 1980s, the idea of an attorney–client privilege between lawyers within the same law firm was considered novel. That is not the case anymore.…

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Meet New Denver District Court Judge Jennifer Torrington ~ By Emma Garrison

Jennifer Torrington became a Denver District Court judge on July 8, 2016. Although Torrington is a new District Court judge, she is no stranger to the…

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In the Running: A Lawyer’s Perspective on Ultra-Marathons ~ By Ilene Lin Bloom

I, like many of you, have spent much of my adult life inside of tall buildings — these two in particular: Now, although this may be…

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DBA Member Highlight: Lester R. Woodward

1. Why did you become a lawyer? While in college at the University of Nebraska, I considered pursuing a career as a lawyer, but I was…

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Announcing the 2016 Docket Arts & Literature Contest Winners ~ Curated by Jessica A. Volz

2016 Docket Arts & Literature Contest Reception Thursday, September 15 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Mike Wright Gallery. RSVP to lunches@cobar.org or call 303-860-1115,…

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A Message from DBA President Nancy Cohen ~ September 2016

“The first thing we do, let’s kill all the lawyers,” exclaimed Dick the Butcher in William Shakespeare’s Henry VI. Friends and colleagues jokingly like to tell…

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