Denver Bar Association
December 2007
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On the Bar Tab

The Seniors Committee will be hosting the Seniors Holiday Party on Friday, Dec. 14, noon, at the DBA offices, 1900 Grant St. There will be a hot holiday buffet, and time to catch up with friends and colleagues.

Send a check for $12 to the DBA, Attn: Tara Miller, 1900 Grant St., Ste. 900, Denver, CO 80203. For more information and to RSVP, call (303) 824-5312 or e-mail

The CBA Solo/Small Firm Section will hold its annual networking and holiday meeting on Monday, Dec. 17, noon, at the DBA offices, 1900 Grant St, third floor. A hot buffet lunch will be served. Cost is $5 for Solo/Small Firm Section members, and $10 for non-members. There also will be fabulous door prizes! RSVP by Thursday, Dec. 13, to or (303) 860-1115, ext. 727. If you’re not a member, join the section for only $10. Questions? Contact Michelle Gersic at (303) 824-5342 or

DBA Awards Reminder

The DBA Awards Committee, chaired by Past-President Liz Starrs, is seeking

nominations for the following awards: DBA Award of Merit, DBA Volunteer Lawyer of the Year, DBA Young Lawyer of the Year, and Judicial Excellence. Nominations are due Jan. 15.

The DBA Award of Merit recognizes outstanding contributions made by a DBA member to the DBA and the profession. Volunteer Lawyer of the Year honors a DBA member who has performed extraordinary voluntary legal or community service. Young Lawyer of the Year honors a member of the DBA who is under 37 or has been practicing law less than three years, and who has made outstanding contributions to the community and the interests of young lawyers in the Denver-metro area. Judicial Excellence honors a DBA member of the judiciary for extraordinary service or exceptional contributions to the improvement of the judicial system. Please submit a brief statement (e-mail preferred) with the name, award and summary of why that person deserves the honor. Send nominations to Stacy Chesney,, or mail to Stacy at DBA, 1900 Grant Street, Ste. 900, Denver, CO 80203.

Attention: In December, Tuesdays at the Bar, Coffee Talk and Barristers After Hours are on a break.

 Howard Rosenberg Gets

Howard Rosenberg was honored at the Seniors Roast, Oct. 10, at the Warwick Hotel. More than 60 friends, family members and colleagues joined Rosenberg in many laughs as Tom DeMarino, Rich Hennessey and Bob Hinds Jr. poked fun and complimented his long career.

Howard Rosenberg at dinner

Rosenberg and "roaster" Rich Hennessey poking fun of an owl picture Rosenberg had in his office

DBA President Elsa Martinez Tenreiro enjoying the roast

Roaster" Tom DeMarino making his speech

Bob Hinds Jr. offering his comments


Rosenberg giving his rebuttal

Rosenberg with DBA member Brooke Wunnicke before dinner

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