Posts from the ‘From the President’ category

John Vaught, DBA’s 2014–15 President: A Veteran, Lawyer, and Leader Focused on the Future of our Bar

  “I can’t imagine being anything other than a trial lawyer.”     John Vaught isn’t just saying that because he’s the new President of the…

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From the President: Looking Back on a Wonderful Year

  Greetings Everyone, In my final President’s message to you, I want to say thank you for giving me the opportunity to serve as your President…

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From the President: Fireside Chat With Heather Purcell Leja

  Dear Fellow Bar Members,   During my presidency, I have tried to emphasize the importance of staying “fit to practice,” as well as the importance…

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Q&A with John Baker on the Importance of Mentoring

Dear Fellow Bar Members, In this Fireside Chat, I interview John Baker, Director of the Colorado Attorney Mentoring Program. I hope our discussion on the importance…

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A Career to Emulate: Q&A with Chief Justice Michael Bender

Dear Fellow Bar Members,   In this Fireside Chat, I have the privilege of interviewing Chief Justice Michael Bender, who recently retired after 16 years on…

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From the President: An Inside Look at the Office of Attorney Regulation

Dear Fellow Bar Members, I am here today with Jim Coyle, Regulation Counsel for the Colorado Supreme Court, to gain a better understanding about what the…

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Disparity for Women in Law: Q&A with Dan McCune and Professor Joyce Sterling

Dear Fellow Bar Members, I’m here today with Professor Joyce Sterling at the Denver University Sturm College of Law to talk about whether a glass ceiling…

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Civility in Law: Q&A with Dan McCune and Judge Carparelli

Dear Fellow Bar Members,   In this fireside chat, I interview Judge Russell Carparelli about the significance of civility in the practice of law. One of…

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