Reilly Pozner LLP serves clients nationwide and is engaged in complex commercial and intellectual property litigation, class actions, civil and criminal litigation, mass torts, personal injury and appellate law.
Colorado Gay Lesbian Bisexual Transgender (“GLBT”) Bar Association. This is an association of GLBT legal professionals who focus on expanding the presence of GLBT people in Colorado’s legal community.
RP Partner Kyle C. Velte was invited for a second consecutive year by the Colorado Campaign for Inclusive Excellence to sit on a panel at its 1L Diversity Boot Camp event. The Boot Camp event was held on June 3, 2010. The panel was comprised of senior level, diverse attorneys. The panelists were asked to share their personal experiences in law firms with local diverse 1L students and to provide tips for a successful summer to 1L summer associates . The event was organized by the Colorado Campaign for Inclusive Excellence and the Colorado Pledge to Diversity.
RP was proud to host the CCIE and the Colorado Pledge to Diversity’s 1L Boot Camp follow-up meeting and reception on June 25, 2010. RP Partner Kyle Velte recently served as a panelist for the CCIE Recruiting Working Group Boot Camp which took place on June 3, 2010.
The 1L Boot Camp program provides diverse law students with an opportunity to gain valuable information and insight regarding law firms that will add to their successful summer experience. The reception was a wonderful opportunity for 1L students to network with members of the Denver legal community.
RP was proud to be a financial sponsor of the 2010 Rocky Mountain Legal Diversity Summit. This event was held on March 16, 2010 at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law. The Summit featured Dr. Arin Reeves, Brande Stellings and Dr. Anika K. Warren as a keynote speakers. These distinguished speakers are considered to be national experts on diversity in the legal profession.
Reilly Pozner LLP firmly believes that diversity among our attorneys and staff increases our effectiveness as advocates and makes the firm a more interesting and stimulating place to work. We are cognizant of the fact that women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities, gays and lesbians, and other discrete groups are underrepresented in the legal community, and we are committed to creating a legal community that more accurately reflects the diversity of the American people.
RP is pleased to announce that Tom Clark has joined RP as Special Counsel. Tom brings to RP his experience in personal injury, product liability and mass torts litigation. Tom came from Socha, Perczak, Setter & Anderson, which is generally-recognized as a leading defense firm in Denver in drug product liability cases. Tom has a special knowledge of epidemiological studies involving causation. This expertise is invaluable in assessing and presenting the complex issues of medical and legal causation.
Tom will join the firm’s mass tort and personal injury practice groups.
On August 30, 2010, RP was pleased to host the Fourth Annual Colorado Diversity Reception. Along with the Pipeline Working Group of the Colorado Campaign for Inclusive Excellence, RP welcomed the incoming Class of 2013 from the University of Colorado School of Law and the University of Denver Sturm College of Law to the Colorado legal community through this successful event. RP has hosted the event since its inception. In addition to many local judges and attorneys, this year’s reception was attended by lawyers from RP including reception hosts, Dan Reilly and Larry Pozner. RP looks forward to hosting the Fifth Annual Colorado Diversity Reception in the Fall of 2011.
Four lawyers from Reilly Pozner LLP were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2011(Copyright 2010 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, S.C.). Mr. Pozner has been featured in this publication since 1987. Mr. Pozner is listed in the specialties of Criminal Defense, Non-White Collar Criminal Defense and White-Collar Criminal Defense.
Mr. Reilly has been featured in this publication since 1995. Mr. Reilly is listed in the specialties of Bet-The Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation and Personal Injury Litigation (Medical Malpractice and Plaintiffs).
Congratulations Dan, Larry, Iris and Joe!
For the ninth year, RP attorneys and staff were proud to participate in and support the “Komen Denver Race for the Cure®”. This successful event was held on October 3, 2010 and began and ended at the Pepsi Center. The walk/race raises awareness and funding for breast cancer research. RP generously paid the participation fee for each participant from the firm and matched each donation.
A total of $650.00 was raised by RP and 16 people from the firm participated in the walk/run!
Reilly Pozner LLP has been ranked a first-tier 2010 Best Law Firm in Denver by U.S. News-Best Lawyers® for their work in criminal defense (non-white-collar), criminal defense (white-collar), and personal injury litigation (plaintiffs).
The firm was also ranked by the survey in the area of General Commercial Litigation. To compile the U.S. News- Best Lawyers® Best Law Firms rankings a national survey was distributed to firm clients and leading lawyers asking who they considered best in their practice area. U.S. News-Best Lawyers® received 9,514 survey responses from clients including Fortune 100 and Fortune 1,000 companies who gave 194,370 firm practice-area evaluations. Survey responses were then combined with 3.1 million evaluations of individual lawyers in the most recent edition of Best Lawyers® survey of leading lawyers.
Reilly Pozner serves clients nationwide and is engaged in complex commercial and intellectual property litigation, class actions, civil and criminal litigation, mass torts, personal injury and appellate law.