Posts from the ‘From the President’ category

A Message from DBA President Franz Hardy ~ August/September 2017

Since my letter “From There to Here” appeared in the last issue of The Docket, I have received scores of responses from DBA members. They embody…

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A Final Message from DBA President Nancy Cohen ~ June/July 2017

This will be my last Docket article as your president. It has been an honor and a privilege to serve as Denver Bar Association president. I…

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A Letter from Your Incoming President Franz Hardy: From There to Here

It’s more than fair to ask, “Who is the new guy with the funny name now leading the bar (association)?” Here’s my best attempt to answer…

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“9 to 5”: A Message from DBA President Nancy Cohen ~ April/May 2017

“Workin’ 9 to 5, what a way to make a livin’ Barely gettin’ by, it’s all takin’ and no givin’ They just use your mind and…

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A Message from DBA President Nancy Cohen ~ February/March 2017

After attacks on a Native-American woman’s house, an African-American church and a Jewish family’s home, the entire town refused to be silent and fearful. They stood…

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A Message from DBA President Nancy Cohen: On Transitions ~ December 2016/January2017

Sometimes the transition from being in control of your life to having absolutely no control is swift, but other times it is so gradual that you…

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A Message from DBA President Nancy Cohen ~ November 2016

Veterans Day is almost upon us; it is a day to remember the loss of loved ones and reflect about the men and women who serve…

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A Message from DBA President Nancy Cohen ~ October 2016

“Lawyers have a license to practice law, a monopoly on certain services. But for that privilege and status, lawyers have an obligation to provide legal services…

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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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A Message from DBA President Janet Drake ~ June 2016: The Denver Bar Association’s Five-Year Plan

Over the course of the past year, the Denver Bar Association developed a strategic plan that specifically articulates our mission, vision and values. We spent a…

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