Month: July 2014

How to Make a Modest Means Practice Work for You

by Danaé D. Woody, Esq. While serving clients with modest means may not seem like a goal belonging at the top of one’s How to Become a Successful Lawyer list, here are 8 reasons why young lawyers today cannot afford not

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Who’s Representing You in 2014? Meet the New Members of Your Board of Trustees

By Courtney Gibb

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John Vaught, DBA’s 2014–15 President: A Veteran, Lawyer, and Leader Focused on the Future of our Bar

By Courtney Gibb “I can’t imagine being anything other than a trial lawyer.” John Vaught isn’t just saying that because he’s the new President of the Denver Bar Association. He’s the real deal. And he truly believes in the legal

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Council Spotlight: Raul Chacon

Meet your Denver Bar Association Young Lawyer’s Division Executive Council Raul Chacon, Jr. is an associate at Burns, Figa & Will, P.C. in Greenwood Village. His practice is devoted to commercial litigation. Raul is a graduate of Middlebury College and

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Law Student Chronicles First-Year Perspective: The Best is Yet to Come

By Shaquille Turner As I reflect on my first year of law school, I am overwhelmed by a sense of profound gratitude and humble accomplishment. In the past ten months, I may or may not have read more text than

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