Posts from the ‘DBA Community’ category

Incoming DBA YLD Chair Elisabeth Mankamyer on the Value of the Bar

  I don’t know how she does it. Yes, that’s the title of a recently released blockbuster, but it’s also going to be what you’re thinking…

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What advice would you give to a new lawyer in their first year of practice?

  The transition from law student to full-fledged attorney isn’t exactly a piece of cake. In fact, it can sometimes feel like you have no idea…

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Back to School for Lawyers: Three Primary Focus Areas for Volunteers in Denver’s Schools

  Sharpen your pencils and get ready for fun and meaningful volunteer opportunities in our Denver schools! The DBA’s Lawyers and Schools Committee (LSC) is kicking…

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Ten Questions with DBA Member Sarah Domke

“Ten Questions” is a new Docket feature focused on getting to know DBA members. If you’re interested in being in the spotlight—or know someone else who…

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A Tale of Two Careers: My Journey To and From the Law

  Akin to many college students, I found myself at a crossroads during my senior year of college. I was barely old enough for adult privileges,…

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Artists Among Us: Meet the 2014 Denver Lawyers’ Arts & Literature Contest Winners

  This year, we are celebrating the third Denver Lawyers’ Arts & Literature Contest. The Docket Committee would like to thank all of the wonderful entrants…

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2013-14 Denver Bar Association Annual Report

  The Denver Bar Association is on a mission to help its members and the community. The DBA works to do so by promoting justice, its…

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The Law Firm Throwdown Wants You to Sweat for Charity

A new kind of legal challenge is launching this fall! Sweat Equity is stirring up some healthy competition among attorneys in Colorado with the debut of…

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Denver Domestic Relations “Firefighters”

When people going through a divorce have no resources, but do not qualify for means-tested free legal services, what happens? Typically, moderate income parties will be…

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Who’s Representing You in 2014? Meet the New Members of Your Board of Trustees

Janet Drake President-elect Please tell us a little bit about yourself, personally and professionally: I am a Denver native, but moved around a lot as a…

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