The American Bar Association Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section honored Jim Carrigan with its Pursuit of Justice Award, which recognizes lawyers and judges who have shown outstanding merit and who excel in providing access to justice for all.
Snell & Wilmer announced Timothy G. O’Neill was inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, one of the premier legal associations in America.
Robert Kaufmann, shareholder at Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, was named Chairman of the HCA-HealthONE LLC® Board of Governors. Neil M. Goff, shareholder at the firm, was named to the Brent Eley Foundation’s Board of Directors. Robert Low, of counsel, was appointed as a director on The Partnership for Families & Children Board.
Frank Schuchat of Schuchat, Herzog and Brenman gave lectures in Shanghai to students of the Shanghai Institute of Foreign Trade and the East China University of Politics and Law on "A Private Practitioner’s View of the Organization and Function of U.S. Government Trade Agencies and the Inter-Agency Process."
Craig J. Knobbe joined Ballard Spahr as of counsel in the Business & Finance Department’s Franchise and Distribution Group.
Jim Jablonski is pleased to announce he has opened his own office downtown, Law Office of James A. Jablonski, specializing in intellectual property and other litigation.
University of Denver Chancellor Robert Coombe announced Professor Martin Katz will serve as interim dean of the Sturm College of Law, effective July 1. Katz follows outgoing Dean José R. (Beto) Juárez Jr., who announced in February his decision to step down as dean.
Fairfield and Woods announced they have expanded their litigation department with the addition of two attorneys: Craig N. Johnson and Lee Katherine Goldstein.
Paul Faraci and Doug Wolanske announced the formation of their new firm, Faraci Wolanske. Their office is located at 1512 Larimer St., Suite 950, in Denver.
Suzie Tiftickjian is pleased to announce the formation of her new firm: Suzanna Wasito Tiftickjian, loctated at 3801 E. Florida Ave., Suite 400, in Denver. The firm’s phone number is (303) 991-4676. Suzie focuses her practice in the areas of estate planning and administration.
Stanley J. Gradisar, registered patent attorney, formed his own law firm, Stanley J. Gradisar Attorney At Law, specializing in patents and intellectual property law.
Snell & Wilmer announced the addition of John K. Carson as of counsel. Carson’s practice covers housing and community development, Housing and
Kamlet Shepherd & Reichert is pleased to announce that Jessica Roe joined the firm as Director of Marketing and Communications.
BRICKS AND MORTAR
The law office of Jackson Lewis moved to a new office. The new contact information is: Jackson Lewis LLP – Denver, Independence Plaza, 950 17th St., Suite 2600, Denver, CO 80202; telephone: (303) 892-0404; fax: (303) 892-5575.
IN THE NEWS
Moye White managing partner, Jim Burghardt, was quoted in a front page article in the Denver Business Journal, "Lawyers, bankers wary of cramdowns." Charles Luce, chair of the intellectual property group at the firm, was quoted in a DBJ article, "Patent-infringement suits hold steady during recession."
Merrily Archer, of counsel to Fisher & Phillips, was featured in a story in the National Law Journal entitled "Workplace anti-bias training takes a hit."