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November 15, 2005

November 15, 2005 DENBARlink Member Newsletter from the Denver Bar Association


- Don’t Miss Denver Court Orientation!

- Celebrate Arlene Abady’s Career

- Holiday Parties

- Legal Ethics and Professional Conduct CLE — Book Included!

- CBA–CLE Publications

*** Don’t Miss Denver Court Orientation!
Denver district and county court orientation is this Thursday, Nov. 17, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m., at the City and County Building, 1437 Bannock St., 4th floor, in the jury room. Presented by the DBA YLD, the program is for newly-admitted and new-to-the-area attorneys. Denver district and county court judges and staff will be on hand to introduce you to the facilities and provide key information about procedures and resources. Cost is $38 for DBA members and $48 for non-members. Payment will be taken at the door; arrive by 8:15 a.m. to register. Seven general and one ethics CLE credits requested. RSVP by 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 18, to or (303) 860-1115, ext. 727.

*** Celebrate Arlene Abady’s Career
After 24+ years of hard work, The Colorado Lawyer’s managing editor has decided, “There’s more to life than redlines and deadlines.” A reception celebrating Arlene Abady’s time with the CBA will be Thursday, Nov. 17, 5:30–7:30 p.m. at the CBA offices, 1900 Grant St., 9th floor. Beverages and hors d’oeuvres will be served. RSVP to

*** Holiday Parties
— Save the date! Join friends and colleagues of the DBA Seniors Committee for a hot lunch and lots of holiday cheer on Friday, Dec. 9, noon at the DBA, 9th floor. Cost is $12. RSVP to Mindy Marks, or (303) 824-5312. Mail your check to the DBA, Attn: Mindy Marks, 1900 Grant St., Ste. 900, Denver, CO 80203.

— The Solo/Small Firm Section will host its annual Holiday Networking Party at the DBA offices on Thursday, Dec. 1, at noon. A delicious buffet luncheon will be served. Cost is $5 for Section and Law Practice Management & Technology Committee members; $10 for all others. RSVP to (303) 860-1115, ext. 727 or Questions? Contact Reba Nance at (303) 824-5320 or

*** Legal Ethics and Professional Conduct CLE — Book Included!
Most lawyers are confronted with ethical decisions on a regular basis. Actions or inactions can be scrutinized by clients, peers and judges. You don’t want to misstep, which could open you to censure, disbarment, or impact your professional reputation in the legal community. Learn how to resolve ethical and professional responsibility dilemmas that challenge you in day-to-day practice. The publication, Essays on Legal Ethics and Professional Conduct in Colorado, comes with the course. Register online: Legal Ethics and Professional Conduct, Nov. 17, 2005.

*** CBA–CLE Publications (order online!):
Colorado Title Insurance Practice — new 4th edition! This state-specific guide, by Willis V. Carpenter, helps real estate transaction attorneys or advisors deal with the complex issue of title insurance. This is a great reference tool for Colorado real estate practitioners who need to know about title insurance commitments, policies and endorsements in order to work for and with their clients and title insurers. For information, call (303) 860-0608, toll-free (888) 860-2531; or visit



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