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Legal Lasso: San Francisco Or Bust Edition

Legal Lasso: San Francisco Or Bust Edition

Editor’s Note: Stay on top of this news story and others by liking Law Week Colorado on Facebook! COMPILED BY LAW WEEK COLORADO’S NEWS STAFF IN LOCAL NEWS: DENVER’S MAYOR HANCOCK HAS BIG PLANS FOR TAX INFLUX FOURTH CORNER POT CREDIT UNION BLOCKED BY FEDS — A LAWSUIT IS ALREADY TEED UP STATE STAYS OUT […]

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Outside the Law: The Music Man

Outside the Law: The Music Man

By Hannah Garcia LAW WEEK COLORADO As the sun clocked out after 15 hours of daylight typical of long midsummer days, Ben Cohen approached the end of his own marathon day of playing music. During a practice session at his Denver home on July 21, he alternated between instruments – a five-string banjo, a mandolin, […]

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Rice Appoints Four to Ombudsman Board

Rice Appoints Four to Ombudsman Board

LAW WEEK COLORADO Colorado Supreme Court Chief Justice Nancy Rice has appointed four members to a new Child Protection Ombudsman Board, the Colorado Judicial Department announced Friday. The ombudsman’s office investigates complaints and grievances about child protection services, makes recommendations about system improvements and serves as a resource for people involved in the child welfare […]

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Legal Lasso: Back To Deliberation Edition

Legal Lasso: Back To Deliberation Edition

Editor’s Note: Stay on top of this news story and others by liking Law Week Colorado on Facebook! COMPILED BY LAW WEEK COLORADO’S NEWS STAFF IN LOCAL NEWS: FORMER CELLMATE SAYS DEXTER LEWIS HAD PLANS TO HAVE WITNESSES KILLED JURORS BEGIN DELIBERATION ON FINAL VERDICT FOR JAMES HOLMES A WOMAN INTERRUPTED THE TRIAL YESTERDAY, SAYING, […]

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Outstanding Legal Professionals: Marian Lee

Outstanding Legal Professionals: Marian Lee

By Hannah Garcia LAW WEEK COLORADO ALTHOUGH Marian Lee started her career as an attorney, now her job focuses on making lawyers “better at what they do.” Lee, now the senior director of legal talent for Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, was a commercial litigator until 2007. She’s based in the firm’s Denver office but manages […]

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Associate attorney Heather Coleman recently joined Cordell & Cordell, the largest national firm that focuses on representing men in domestic litigation, according to an announcement on Thursday.

Cordell & Cordell Adds Associate

Associate attorney Heather Coleman recently joined Cordell & Cordell, the largest national firm that focuses on representing men in domestic litigation, according to an announcement on Thursday.

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Outstanding Legal Professionals: Fatima Maynard Thibou

Outstanding Legal Professionals: Fatima Maynard Thibou

By Doug Chartier LAW WEEK COLORADO With law firms increasingly being run like corporations, a professional from a wholly unrelated field can walk into a firm and help transform the way it functions. Fatima Maynard Thibou is a prime example of this. As Bachus & Schanker’s director of operations, Thibou oversees the firm’s intake department […]

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There are a lot of legal complaints in the news today, from excessive force claims in Colorado Springs to a defamation suit against Rolling Stone for its dubious story about a brutal rape at the University of Virginia.

Legal Lasso: Lots of Lawsuits Edition

There are a lot of legal complaints in the news today, from excessive force claims in Colorado Springs to a defamation suit against Rolling Stone for its dubious story about a brutal rape at the University of Virginia.

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