CWBA MEETINGS & EVENTS CALENDAR  
- 2014 -

April 22, 2014 - CWBA Convention Committee meeting

Offices of Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck LLP, 410 17th Street, 22nd Floor, Denver, CO.  5:45 pm.  For more information or to RSVP contact Casey Cassinis at (303) 410-7708 or ccassinis@petlawfirm.com or Christine Samsel at (303) 223-1133 or csamsel@bhfs.com.

April 26, 2014 - CWBA Board of Directors Retreat

Magnolia Hotel, 818 17th Street, Denver, CO  80202.  9:00 am to 1:30 pm.  For more information contact Alison Zinn at (303) 329-2220 or azinn@wadeash.com.

April 30, 2014 - CWBA at LawLine9

CWBA Legal Services Committee semi‐annual volunteer event for LawLine 9. You don’t need to have any particular area of legal expertise; all of the information you need to convey to callers is provided to you in a notebook at the studio. The goal is to answer the callers question to the best of your ability. In many circumstances, callers need a legal referral (such as Metro Volunteer Lawyers, etc.  4:00 pm to 5:30 pm.  We need 4 to 6 attorney volunteers. Please note that, because this is live television, you need to arrive 15 minutes before your shift is scheduled to begin.  Channel 9 studios are located at 500 E. Speer Blvd (Speer and Logan ‐ Southeast corner).  For more information or to RSVP contact Robbie Barr at (303) 579-1188 or robbie@barradr.com or Shelly Dill Combs at (720) 932-3447 or sdill-combs@jaginc.com.

May 8, 2014 - CWBA Public Policy Committee meeting

Offices of Aponte & Busam, 1580 Logan Street, Suite 510, Denver.  12:00 noon to 1:00 pm.  For more information or to RSVP contact Mary Jo Lowrey at (303) 502-9911 or maryjo@lowrey-parady.com or Monica Rosenbluth at (303) 875-0483 or monicarosenbluth@gmail.com.

May 13, 2014 - CWBA Professional Advancement Committee meeting

Offices of Silver & DeBoskey, The Smith Mansion, 1801 York Street, Denver, CO  80206.  5:30 pm to 6:30 pm.  For more information or to RSVP contact Vicki Johnon at (33) 892-7307 or vicki.johnson@dgslaw.com or Lisha McKinley at (303) 399-3000 or mckinleyl@s-d.com.

May 16-18, 2014 - CWBA Convention

37th Annual CWBA Convention, The Sebastian Vail, Vail, Colorado.  Visit www.cwba.org/Convention for all of the details and online Convention registration.  But, plan your stay at The Sebastian - Vail now!  Contact The Sebastian Reservations Department at 866-708-2353, and ask for Group Code 1061RG.

June 4, 2014 - LEGAL NIGHT

Join the Colorado Women's Bar Association as it partners with the Colorado Lawyers Committee, DBA YLD, and Denver Access to Justice Committee, for LEGAL NIGHT, to help provide much needed legal services to our community.  Legal Night at Centro de San Juan Diego, 2830 Lawrence Sreet, Denver, CO.   Arrive by 5:30 pm., we see clients from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm.  YOU DO NOT NEED PRIOR EXPERIENCE OR KNOWLEDGE OF ANY PARTICULAR AREA OF LAW TO PARTICIPATE.

Legal Nights provide legal advice, information, and referrals for individuals and families who can't afford legal services.  Walk-in clients are served on a first-come, first-served basis. Issues generally include consumer problems, immigration, employment, housing, and family law. Attorneys are paired with translators and other attorneys to conduct client interviews. Legal resource directories with referrals in 15 areas of law are provided. Pizza is provided for volunteers. For more information or to RSVP, contact CWBA Legal Services Committee Co-Chair  Shelly Dill Combs at sdill-combs@jaginc.com, or (303) 831-1040.  (This program qualifies for credit under the Colorado Supreme Court's Pro Bono Initiative under Rule 6.1 of the Rules of Professional Conduct.)

June 11, 2014 - CWBA Non-Attorney Legal Professionals Committee meeting

CWBA Non-Attorney Legal Professionals Committee meeting, MRW Consulting Group, 1827 Federal Blvd., Denver.  11:30 am. For more information or to RSVP contact Judy Stevens at (303) 988-8478 or judy@skreporting.com or Shae Thurman at (720) 984-7157 or shae.thurman@edoxusa.com.  

June 11, 2014 - CWBA Foundation Board of Directors meeting

CWBA Foundation Board of Directors meeting, 12:00 noon (via conference call). For more information or to RSVP contact the CWBA office at (303) 831-1040 or execdir@cwba.org.

June 12, 2014 - CWBA Foundation Fundraiser for Rose Andom Center

Please help us raise funds to build this important new facility to help victims of domestic violence.  Denver Mayor Michael Hancock and Denver District Attorney Mitch Morrissey will speak about their vision for the Rose Andom Center.  Bonacquisti Wine Company, 4640 Pecos Street-Unit I, Denver, CO  80211.  5:30 pm to 7:30 pm.  Funds will be raised through ticket sales and a lively silent auction.  Click here for the flier with event details and registration information, or register online here:

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June 18, 2014 - CWBA Board of Directors meeting

CWBA Board of Directors meeting.  Offices of Wade Ash Woods Hill & Farley PC, 4500 Cherry Creek Drive South, Suite 600, Denver, CO  80246.  For more information or to RSVP contact the CWBA office at (303) 831-1040 or execdir@cwba.org

September 4, 2014 - CWBA Foundation's "Raising the Bar" Dinner

Save the date for the CWBA Foundation's Ninth annual "Raising the Bar" Dinner, at the Brown Palace Hotel & Spa in Denver. This is the single largest Foundation event of the year and is a major fundraiser for the Foundation and a wonderful evening during which we celebrate a selected category of women attorneys who have raised the bar.  Further details tba.

December 17, 2014 - CWBA at LawLine9

CWBA Legal Services Committee semi‐annual volunteer event for LawLine 9. You don’t need to have any particular area of legal expertise; all of the information you need to convey to callers is provided to you in a notebook at the studio. The goal is to answer the callers question to the best of your ability. In many circumstances, callers need a legal referral (such as Metro Volunteer Lawyers, etc.  4:00 pm to 5:30 pm.  We need 4 to 6 attorney volunteers. Please note that, because this is live television, you need to arrive 15 minutes before your shift is scheduled to begin.  Channel 9 studios are located at 500 E. Speer Blvd (Speer and Logan ‐ Southeast corner).  For more information or to RSVP contact Robbie Barr at (303) 579-1188 or robbie@barradr.com or Shelly Dill Combs at (720) 932-3447 or sdill-combs@jaginc.com.