Lawline9 at 9News Anniversary
February marked the 22nd year anniversary for Lawline 9 at 9News. Each week volunteers answer questions at 9NEWS on a variety of legal topics. Lawline 9 receives on average 100 calls every Wednesday from 4-5:30 p.m. Lawline 9 is a call-in program under the DBA Access to Justice Committee. If you would like to volunteer for the program, please contact Meghan Bush at firstname.lastname@example.org.
DBA Court Tour
Attorney Robert Rosenthal volunteered to give a tour of the Lindsay Flanigan Building to 60 sixth-grade students from Kearney Middle School. Students visited different courtrooms to watch proceedings in Judge Beth Faragher, Judge Andre Rudolph, Judge Donna Schmalberger and Magistrate Howard Bartlett courtrooms. It ended with Judge Rudolph speaking to the students about becoming a judge and fun stories of his past.
Debate Club at College View
Attorney volunteers from Bayer & Carey P.C. and DBA Lawyers and Schools Committee joined forces to provide a Debate Club at DPS College View Elementary for 5th grade students. Volunteers met with the students twice a week for 5 consecutive weeks. The final debate topic was whether College View Elementary School should have team sports. Volunteers that participated in the program were Hon. Laura Tighe, Teri Vasquez, Erich Bethke, Andy Nickel, Kristine Eckley, Simone Montoya, Matt Weeber, Aaron Goldman and Jessica Beegle. If you would be interested in volunteering for DBA Lawyers and Schools programs, please contact Meghan Bush at 303-824-5303.
Lawyers League Basketball
Lawyers League Basketball’s version of March Madness for 2015 concluded with its championship games this year:
- In A League, BHFS Ballers defeated Starbury v Madison.
- In B League, Ex-Patriots defeated The Deficiency.
Congratulations to the Champions for 2015.
Dan McCune “Pinned” at Past Presidents’ Dinner
Immediate Denver Bar Association Past President Dan McCune received his pin recognizing him as a past president at the DBA Past Presidents’ Dinner on March 10 at the Guard and Grace Restaurant.