Practice of Law

      Join us for one of our upcoming complimentary Casemaker trainings. Monday, Aug. 3, 10–11:30 a.m. Monday, Oct. 5, 10–11:30 a.m. To register, please RSVP to lunches@cobar.org and confirm whether you plan to attend in person or via webcast. There is no charge for the Casemaker trainings. CLE credit is available and all […]

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By Reba Nance—CBA LPM Director Get Found—Update Your Listing Today Another benefit of membership—the CBA’s online Find A Lawyer Directory is now mobilized and responsive to any device type, making it easy for potential clients to access and search. Advanced search options enable people to find you by section, committee, or local bar membership, as […]

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By Reba Nance—CBA LPM Director It’s becoming more difficult to tell if a link is legitimate. Here are a few things you can do to make it less likely that you will infect your computer by clicking on an unsafe link. Keep your antimalware/antivirus software up-to-date. Make sure your software is set to auto update […]

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Attorney Discipline Cases Before the Presiding Disciplinary Judge Judge Lucero’s presentation will provide an introduction to the Office of the Presiding Disciplinary Judge (PDJ), an overview of the disciplinary hearing system, and a discussion of other types of proceedings that come before the PDJ. There will also be an opportunity for a brief Q&A session […]

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The Colorado Supreme Court is seeking public comment on proposed changes to the Colorado Rules of Civil Procedure. Amendments to rules 1, 12, 16, 16.1, 26, 30, 31, 34, 37, 54, and 121, § 1-22 are proposed; some of the amendments, including those for Rule 16, “Case Management and Trial Management,” are extensive.  A redline […]

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Join “The Lawyer Coach” Debra Bruce tomorrow—Thursday, March 26 at noon—to learn how to increase satisfaction in your law practice. There’s always room for improvement – sometimes we get stuck in our ways and it’s hard to see how to better our practice and ourselves. Introducing Debra Bruce, a.k.a the Lawyer Coach. Debra draws on […]

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The Colorado Judicial Branch continues with its rollout of e-filing for criminal cases this year.  Criminal e-filing is now live and mandatory in Adams and Broomfield counties as of March 2, 2015.  Click here to access the 17th’s mandatory e-filing order and a flyer with frequently asked questions about criminal e-filing.  Click here to follow […]

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Solo Small Firm Section networking meetings are a great opportunity to connect with your peers, as well as a practice management and technology discussion forum. The meetings are open to all CBA members, not just Solo Small Firm Section members, the sponsoring entity. Colorado Springs routinely offers CLE credits, although sometimes there is no formal agenda, […]

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Join us for the next complimentary Casemaker Training – Monday, Feb. 2 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. To register, please RSVP to lunches@cobar.org or call 303-860-1115, ext. 727, and specify whether you plan to attend in person or via webcast. CLE credit is available and all seminars will be held in the CLE small classroom, […]

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By Guest Blogger, Melanie Fischer The Colorado Bar Association recently aired a webinar entitled Trust Account Basics for the benefit of attorneys practicing law in the state of Colorado. The webinar was presented by Ms. Reba Nance, Director, Law Practice and Risk Management at the Colorado Bar Association. The webinar covered the topic of COLTAF […]

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