Civil defense firm Tyson & Mendes has added two attorneys to its Denver office with the addition of Michael Drews and Derek Long. Drews and Long join Denver managing partner Jacob Felderman in handling insurance defense litigation throughout Colorado.
Drews joined the firm as senior counsel. He has represented individuals, small business owners, hospitals, physicians, attorneys, directors and officers, among other types of clients in insurance defense issues. He most recently worked for Campbell Killin Brittan & Ray in Denver. Drews is admitted to practice law in Colorado, New York and Connecticut. He received an undergraduate degree from the Hofstra University School of Law in 2002.
Long most worked as an attorney at Drumm Law in Denver. He has litigation experience representing individuals and businesses in state and federal courts throughout Colorado in matters relating to professional liability, construction and premises liability among other issues and general commercial civil litigation. Long is licensed in Colorado and received a law degree from the University of Utah in 2007.
“We are thrilled to have skilled, experienced attorneys like Michael and Derek join our ranks and help us achieve justice for our clients in the state of Colorado,” said Tyson & Mendes managing partner Robert Tyson.
Tyson & Mendes has more than 130 attorneys in offices in Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Nevada and Washington.