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June 21

June 21, 2011
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In this issue...
  • DBA Mentoring Reception
  • Rockies Baseball and BBQ with the DBA YLD
  • Advanced HOA Issues—There Still is Time to Register
  • DBA Bench and Bar CLE
  • Codes, Standards, and Practice in Defect Claim Evaluation
  • Elder Law Basics
  • Pro se Instructors Needed
  • Be a Mock Trial Coach
  • Nominations Sought for the 2011 Richard Marden Davis Award
  • DBA Placement Service Accepts Attorney Applications and Postings
DBA Mentoring Reception, Wednesday, June 22
Colorado Court of Appeals Judge Alan Loeb will be the guest speaker at the DBA Mentoring Program’s FREE end-of-the-year reception. The event will begin at 5:30 p.m. at the CBA-CLE offices, 1900 Grant St, Suite 300. For more information, click here.
Rockies Baseball and BBQ with the DBA YLD, Wednesday, June 29
Join the DBA YLD for a BBQ and baseball, when the Rockies host the White Sox. Cost to attend is $20. Tickets are limited; for more information click here.
Continuing Education
Advanced HOA Issues: Communities in Distress—There Still is Time to Register—This Thursday, June 23
This program tackles the key issues and challenges facing associations today, including: the latest legislation and case law; a guide to surviving a lawsuit; a review of risks and costs in association insurance; and more! Register now!
DBA Bench and Bar CLE: What the Non-Workers’ Comp Lawyer Needs to Know About Workers’ Compensation Law, Tuesday, June 28
If you don’t want to wake up to an unexpected development in a client’s case, come find out what the non-workers’ comp lawyer needs to know about workers’ compensation law, from Administrative Law Judge Craig Eley. The program will be held at noon in the CBA offices, 1900 Grant St., Suite 900; for more information click here.
Codes, Standards, and Practice in Defect Claim Evaluation: Which Requirements Apply? Monday, June 27
A Legal Connection Program

Understand applicable requirements and how to identify actual performance consequences—you can learn to distinguish between legitimate defect issues and spurious claims. Register for this Construction Law CLE program now!

Elder Law Basics, Thursday, July 21

This basics course, taught by experienced elder law attorneys, includes a review of: Launching an Elder Law Practice; Elder Law Ethical Issues; An Overview of Medicare and Medicaid; and other important issues. Find out more here.


Pro se Instructors Needed for Popular Small Claims and Collections Pro Se Clinics
These popular clinics are offered once a month, 11 a.m.–1 p.m., at the Denver City and County Building. Volunteer attorneys simply offer instruction on gathering information, filing forms, defending one’s position, and court procedures. For more info, email Meghan Bush at
Be a Mock Trial Coach
You can help students gain beneficial life skills that will help them throughout life, such as team work, collaboration, the importance and value of setting goals, and productive argument! The DBA is looking for attorney coaches to help with several High School Mock trial teams. For more information, visit the program website here.
Nominees Sought
2011 Richard Marden Davis Award
The Davis Award honors attorneys under the age of 40 who have demonstrated excellence as a lawyer and leadership in Denver’s civic, educational, and charitable activities. Nominations are due Sept. 1. For a nomination form or for answers to any questions, contact Margee Fawley at Davis Graham & Stubbs at 303-892-7528 or or click here.
Optimize Your DBA Membership
DBA Placement Service Accepts Attorney Applications and Postings
The DBA Placement Service provides temporary and full-time employment opportunities for attorneys and legal support staff. For more information, contact Mev Parsons and Barbara Allen at or 303-894-0014.

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