Upcoming Events

Addressing third-party bad faith cases involving hospital liens, drafting proper settlement checks, Nunn-Bashor agreements, and tripartite representation.

February 24, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Southern Hospitality 1433 17th St Denver, CO 80202

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Ethical Considerations Arising in the Mediation Process Presented by Hon. Sanford Brook, Ret. JAG

February 25, 2016
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Ruth's Chris Steak House 707 15th Street Denver, CO 80202

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Time to get the newly formed Civil Rights/Governmental Tort Liability Committee up and running!

March 2, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Maggiano's Downtown Denver (16th Street Mall) 500 16th Street Denver, CO

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Advocating for your Client

March 3, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Prost Brewing Company 2540 19th Street Denver, CO 80211

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Colorado Defense Lawyers Association Annual Trial Academy April 20-22, 2016

April 20, 2016
12:00 AM - 5:00 PM
SpringHill Suites Denver Downtown at MSU Denver 1190 Auraria Parkway Denver, CO 80204

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More events + details

2016 Annual Conference

July 28-31, 2016
Westin Snowmass


Want to contact our legislative committee about any of the following?

Please direct those questions to:

Casey Quillen, Esq.
CDLA Legislative Director
Ruebel & Quillen
8501 Turnpike Dr., Ste 106
888.989.1777 | Office
Westminster, CO 80031


CDLA Officers

Kristin Caruso, President
Ritsema & Lyon, PC

John Chase, Vice President
Montgomery | Amatuzio | Dusbabek | Chase LLP

Gregg Rich, Treasurer
Markusson Green & Jarvis

Tom Rice, Secretary
Senter Goldfarb & Rice

Full list of board members

CDLA Membership Application and Renewal

Our members are among the most elite defense attorneys in Colorado. CDLA is a statewide organization that is nearly 800 members strong who benefit from access to resources and tools for legal professionals who strive to provide superior and balanced service to their clients.

CDLA Membership Application and Renewal