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Welcome to My World: the Life Cycle of a Judge—Tuesday, Dec. 2
Join the DBA Bench and Bar Committee on Tuesday, Dec. 2 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at the DBA offices for a CLE panel presentation on the life cycle of a judge. Topics include: ideal careers and experiences for those attorneys whose ambition is to possibly become a judge down the road; the judicial application process; judges speaking out about how and why they became a judge; how life changed when they did; and how they plan to transition to the afterlife. This event is free—plus, you get 3 CLE credits, complimentary food and drink, and invaluable time with judges! RSVP online, by emailing or calling 303-860-1115, ext. 727.

Strikes for Tykes—Saturday, Dec. 6
Put on your bowling shoes and join the DBA’s Community Action Network at Strikes for Tykes—a bowling benefit for the Children’s Outreach Project. This event will take place Saturday, Dec. 6, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Elitch Lanes, located at 3826 Tennyson in Denver. Cost is $35 for adults, $15 for children (12 and under), and $150 to buy your own lane. Click here to RSVP. Contact Alexa at
Support MVL for Colorado Gives Day—Tuesday, Dec. 9
For the fifth year in a row, DBA's Metro Volunteer Lawyers is participating in Colorado Gives Day. Presented by partners Community First Foundation and FirstBank, Colorado Gives Day is an annual statewide movement to celebrate and increase philanthropy in Colorado through online giving. And for the first time ever, it features a $1 Million Incentive Fund created by the partners, one of the largest gives-day incentive funds in the country. Thank you for supporting MVL's mission to provide free and low-cost legal services to people in need. For more information or to donate, click here.


Nominate an Outstanding Lawyer, Judge or Educator
We need your nominations for the DBA awards! Nominate an attorney, judge or educator by submitting a statement of why the nominee deserves the honor here.

Award categories include: Award of Merit, Judicial Excellence, Young Lawyer of the Year, Volunteer Lawyer of the Year, Education in the Legal System, and Oustanding Programs/Projects. Submission deadline is Friday, Jan. 30. Click here to learn more.

A Place to Work, A Place to Connect, A Place to Grow

We are excited to announce STRATUM, a members-only, co-working space for lawyers at the Colorado and Denver Bar Associations. STRATUM will give members a stronger sense of community and collegiality, while providing them with the business amenities they need to enhance their 21st century practices.

Amenities include;

  • Power for your devices
  • Meeting Space
  • High speed wifi
  • Printing, scanning, copying, and faxing (limited number of copies)
  • Meeting room access (Click here to reserve)
  • Complimentary coffee and soft drinks
  • Networking events
  • Guest passes for non-members
  • $5 passes to on-site fitness center (click here for a coupon)
Click here for more information.