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February 1, 2005

IN THIS ISSUE:  
Don’t Miss Mel: Feb. 8
- DU Law Alumni & Friends -- Students Seek Your Advice!
- Sweetheart Ball: Feb. 12
- Roast Jerry Conover on Feb. 16
- Opportunities from Public Legal Education
- Did you know Benjamin Sweet?
- DBA-CLE: Protecting You and Your Clients

***DON'T MISS MEL: FEB 8
Next up for Tuesdays at the Bar is an always-fascinating “Technology Update: Web sites, The Internet, and other Technologies.” The bar’s IT director, Mel Reveles, makes the mysterious become understandable. It’s at noon, one CLE, and costs $15. To RSVP, write lunches@cobar.org or call (303) 860-1115, ext. 727.
 
***DU LAW ALUMNI & FRIENDS -- STUDENTS SEEK YOUR ADVICE!
Registration for the Partners at Law (PALs) student mentor/networking event is now available.  A dinner (Feb. 10, 6-8 p.m.) and a brunch (Feb. 12 from 10 a.m. to noon) will be held (come to either or both). To register, go to: http://www.law.du.edu/alumni/PALS/pals_register.cfm.

***SWEETHEART BALL: FEB. 12
The Second Annual Grant Avenue Sweetheart Ball will honor Jon and Rosie Nicholls. Jon is a longtime member, always involved in legal services activities at the bar. Come for dinner, dancing (The Big Blast Swing Band), entertainment and a silent auction. Proceeds will benefit the Grant Avenue Community Center, 216 South Grant Ave. For information and reservations, contact (303) 733-8940 or ClancyWells@aol.com.

***ROAST JERRY CONOVER ON FEB. 16
Miles Cortez and Jerry’s son Ted Conover are among roasters at the DBA Seniors Committee event Feb. 16, 6 p.m. at the Denver Athletic Club. RSVP by sending a check for $35 to DBA, Attn: Stacy Chesney, 1900 Grant St., Suite 900, Denver, CO 80203. For info, you can call Stacy Chesney at (303) 824-5347.

***OPPORTUNITIES FROM PUBLIC LEGAL EDUCATION
1 -- The Denver Regional Mock Trial Tournament still needs volunteers to serve as courtroom monitors Feb. 25-26 for at least two rounds either day.  For more information, contact Carolyn Ferber at cferber@cobar.org.
2 -- The Denver City/County Courthouse is being taken over by middle school students on Court Tours!  Attorney volunteers are needed for morning tours on March 23, 24 and April 8, 19, 20 and 21. Contact Kari Brandt at kbrandt@cobar.org or 303-824-5340.

***DID YOU KNOW BENJAMIN SWEET?
The CBA Awards Committee is looking for attorneys who might have known probate lawyer Ben Sweet. If you did, please call Diane Hartman, (303) 824-5312.

***DBA-CLE: PROTECTING YOU AND YOUR CLIENTS
Identity Theft, Feb. 10, Denver
To register for this live program go to http://www.cobar.org/cle/event.cfm?EventID=GP021005L