Denver Bar Association
April 2006
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Picture This: DBA Happenings

Law Line 9 — 14th Anniversary

 Pictured at right, a 9News cameraman gets his equipment ready for action.
 Bottom right, from left to right, Bill Haring, Megan Brynhildsen and Ken Lampton help callers.

Bottom left, from left to right, DBA President Chris Little, Bill Hudgins, Paula Woodward, Jack Fitzgibbons, 9News Director Patti Dennis and Don Jacobsen.



DBA Coffee Talk

On Feb. 22, successful, involved leaders in the legal and business community spoke about their experience with boards, committees and other organizations. Speakers included: Ed Kahn of Kelly Haglund Garnsey & Kahn; Rico Munn of Baker & Hostetler; and DBA President Chris Little of Montgomery Little & McGrew. They discussed their specific experience with boards, as well as their perceived benefits of joining, organizations to get involved in, and time commitment.
Pictured at right, Chris Little (left) listens to Ed Kahn (right).

DU Law School Recent Graduate Reunion/Hockey Night

The University of Denver Sturm College of Law & the Young Lawyers Division of the Denver Bar Association hosted the Sixth Annual Recent Graduate Reunion/YLD Hockey Night on Friday, Feb. 24. More than 200 people attended the event, which featured an exclusive reception
followed by the hockey game where two-time NCAA-title champion University of Denver Pioneers took on the University of North Dakota. It was hosted by the University of Denver Sturm College of Law, LexisNexis®, the Young Lawyers Division of the Denver Bar Association, and Breckenridge Brewery. Pictured at right, Brian Popp (left), past Chair of the DBA YLD, and Doug Stevens (right), chair-elect of the DBA YLD, discuss the finer points of DU hockey at the reception.

2006–2007 Officer Nominees


Paul H. Chan

Elsa T. Martinez Tenreiro

First Vice President
Carolynne C. White

Second Vice President
Ross W. Pulkrabek



Ilene L. Bloom
James B. (Jay) Breese
Karen S. Steinhauser

CBA Board of Governors
Kristin M. Bronson
Ericka F. Englert
Kerry S. Hada
Holli L. Hartman
Dennett L. Hutchinson Jr.
Elizabeth R. Imhoff
Patricia M. Jarzobski
Dolores B. Kopel
N. Nora Nye
Timothy E. Reilly
Timothy P. Schimberg

View the slate at Additional candidates may run for an office by collecting 50 DBA member signatures. The DBA office has forms for members to fill out and collect signatures. This form must be completed and returned to the DBA office on or before 4 p.m. on May 1.

CAN Winter Soirée Photo Contest Winners

1st Place:  Jeanne Gormley (left)
2nd Place:  Diane Kaiser (middle)
3rd Place:  Ed Haffey (right)
Judge’s Special ‘Century’ Award for Excellence: 
John Cimino (not pictured)
Honorable Mentions: Janet Bauer • Max Carlson • Penny DeNoble • Thomas Elliot • Dan Fischer • Carolyn Gravit • Maria Gschwend • Leona Martínez • Connie Sacco

Congratulations to all the winners of the DBA Community Action Network Photo Contest, which was held in conjunction with the benefit for Children’s Outreach Project. More than 50 entries were received and the judges had an extremely difficult time choosing winners from the incredible submissions. The theme of the contest was “Through the Eyes of a Child,” and entries were judged on artistry and adherence to theme.

 DBA Past Presidents’ Dinner

DBA President Chris Little pins Immediate Past-President Mary Jo Gross at the DBA Past Presidents’ Dinner, which was held Thursday, Feb. 23, at Strings restaurant in Denver.

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