Posts from the ‘Young Lawyers’ category

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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Law Student Chronicles First-Year Perspective: The Best is Yet to Come

  Editor’s note: We asked four 1L law students—two from Colorado Law and two from Denver Law—to submit articles for our new column, “Law Student Chronicles,”…

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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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2014 DBA Award Winners

Award of Merit: Judge Richard Gabriel Lawyer. Judge. Trumpet Player. These are just a few of the words that describe Richard Gabriel—and none of them comes…

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Law Student Chronicles: A Ten-Year Hiatus

“What made you decide to go to Law School?” This is a question every law student will answer dozens of times in the course of interviewing…

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Career Hack: Valuable Advice for Women in Law

  “When I was in your spot in law school, the issue of being a woman in law was nonexistent for me…. It never occurred to…

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Law Student Chronicles: Three Things I Learned About Law School “Success” Through the Armstrong Pullup Program

  Editor’s note: We asked four 1L law students—two from Colorado Law and two from Denver Law—to submit articles for our new column, “Law Student Chronicles,”…

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