Posts from the ‘From the President’ category

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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A Message from DBA President Janet Drake ~ May 2016

Lawyers are stressed out, depressed and we drink too much. At least that’s what the statistics show. It’s time for attorneys to have an honest conversation…

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A Message from DBA President Janet Drake

April 1, 2016 It’s no secret that most attorneys measure success by the billable hour. Billable hours are the method by which we bring in revenue…

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A Message from DBA President Janet Drake

Mentoring has literally changed my life. As a young woman in the law, I needed professional guidance. Sometimes, I didn’t even know what questions to ask.…

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A Message from DBA President Janet Drake

Access to justice is critical. People need access to our courts and judicial system, regardless of their economic status, race, gender, sexual preference or age. People…

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A Message from DBA President Janet Drake

January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month, so this seemed like the perfect month to highlight the progress that the anti-human trafficking movement is making in Colorado.…

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A Message from DBA President Janet Drake

Homelessness is a problem that most people want to ignore, but ignored problems won’t be solved. As attorneys in Denver, we are uniquely postured to help…

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A Message from DBA President Janet Drake

The Make a Difference initiative is a call to action, urging Denver attorneys to do more public service. There are many different ways to engage in…

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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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