CU Law Celebrates 125 Years

On behalf of Gov. John Hickenlooper, Jacki Cooper Melmed, chief legal counsel for the governor, officially declared June 8, 2017 “125th Anniversary of University of Colorado Law School” day.

CWCB Director Joins Squire Patton Boggs

LAW WEEK COLORADO Colorado's top water official is going into private practice, Squire Patton Boggs announced...

Burg Simpson Awards Students for Essays on Civil Jury System

Colorado students earned a helping hand in paying for college from one of the state's largest plaintiff trial firms.

CU Law Hosts Annual Alumni Awards Banquet

The CU Law School held its annual Alumni Awards Banquet, honoring six awardees.

Colorado Women’s Bar Association Holds Annual Judicial Reception

Members of Colorado's judiciary were honored Dec. 2 during the CWBA Annual Judicial Reception in Denver.

Wheels of Justice Kicks Off Annual Fundraiser

With the philanthropic support of attorneys, cancer survivors and cycling enthusiasts alike, the attorney-led cycling team appropriately named “Wheels of Justice” kicked off its 12th annual fundraising event in Denver.

Embracing Law’s Tech-Enabled Future

At Project X-ITE’s The Future of the Professions Summit, legal panelists had plenty to say on how tech is transforming law — from emerging business opportunities for law firms to the lawyering functions that machines might be doing soon.

The Late Judge Coughlin, ‘a Judge’s Judge’

After his unexpected death Feb. 9, those mourning the loss of Judge John Coughlin spoke mostly of a man in possession of vast amounts of dignity and depth. Coughlin, a longtime district judge in Denver, died in his home after a heart attack at age 70, leaving behind two sons and a daughter, a brother, his wife and six grandchildren. Coughlin served as a Denver County Court judge from 1980 to 1985, then for two decades as a district court judge after he was appointed in 1985.

DU Law Offers Tailored Health Law Course

For second-year law student Jane Rugg, finding legal courses focused specifically on her chosen path of health care law can be a challenge. Traditional...