Posts from the ‘DBA Community’ category

Meet the Incoming Vice Presidents and New Board of Trustees Members

PRESIDENT-ELECT: MAUREEN “MO” WATSON Please tell us a little about yourself, personally and professionally. In my day job, I am General Counsel at CQG, Inc., a…

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SEAT AT THE BAR ~ DBA Bench-Bar Committee Launches Courtroom Chats Series ~ By Doug Stevens and Jerry Pratt

As co-chairs of the Bench-Bar Committee for nearly 10 years, we have come to learn one thing above all else: Denver attorneys value the opportunity to…

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DBA Member Highlight: Kwali Farbes

1. Why did you become a lawyer? I wanted to have work that is intellectually challenging and to have an opportunity to give back to my…

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Making the Case for Reform: Colorado’s Proposed Continuing Legal Education Revisions and the Age Exemption ~ By Corinne C. Miller

Colorado lawmakers have been diligent in crafting improvements to our Continuing Legal Education (CLE) regime over the past several years. The proposed changes eliminate the vast…

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Your DBA Membership Is a Portal to Priceless Possibilities: Introducing 2017–18 DBA President Franz Hardy ~ By Jessica A. Volz

In an era where even lawyers are reevaluating how they spend their money, the definition of value becomes the conundrum du jour. “I want to reinforce…

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Colorado Legal Aid Stories ~ Compiled by Jon Asher, Diana Poole and Kelly Bossley

Civil legal aid ensures fairness for all in the justice system — not just for those who can afford it. The elimination of federal funding for…

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The Launch of a New Colorado Inn of Court ~ By Natalie Powell

In 1985, under the leadership of U. S. District Court Judge John Kane, the Judge William Doyle Inn of Court — the first Inn in Colorado…

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In Their Own Words: The Winners of the 2017 DBA Awards

The Denver Bar Association thanks those individuals who took the time to submit nominations for this year’s awards. During the course of the past 126 years,…

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DBA Member Highlight: Michael Stafford

1. Why did you become a lawyer? I tell people it’s because I can’t sing and dance well enough to make a living at it (ha-ha).…

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This May the DBA Celebrates YOU ~ By CBA/DBA Membership Marketing Manager Vanessa Babarsky

DBA members work hard every day to enhance the practice of law in Colorado and beyond. During the month of May, the bar association will be…

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