CDLA is a statewide organization that is nearly 800 members strong, is dedicated to the defense of civil actions and the promotion of fairness and integrity in the civil justice system.
The organization is comprised of attorneys who defend the interests of business and individuals in civil litigation. CDLA members benefit from access to resources and tools for legal professionals who strive to provide superior and balanced service to their clients. CDLA is host to five substantive committees whose focus is to develop ongoing and critical dialogue about areas of practice.
Some of our membership benefits include:
CDLA has served the defense bar for over 30 years and focuses on five main goals:
The Unintended Pitfalls of Colorado's "Homeowner Protection Act"
April 25, 2018, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Common Mistakes in the Defense of Employment Lawsuits
April 26, 2018, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Recent Trends in Medical Malpractice Litigation
May 1, 2018, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Settlement Strategy and Ethical Considerations in Defending Insured Entities
May 8, 2018, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Responding to the Reptile: Strategies Before and During Trial to Defeat the Reptile Theory
May 17, 2018, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Masterpiece Cakeshop and the Supreme Court- Lessons from the Front Line Presented by Colorado Solicitor General Fred Yarger
June 7, 2018, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Via Ferrata Climb in Telluride,
July 26, 2018, 7:30 AM