Law Week Lookahead: February 2022

Get involved in the legal community this month with CLE opportunities, social events and more. There are in-person, virtual and hybrid events, so you can connect with Colorado’s legal community however you’re comfortable. 


Organizers may change events in response to the pandemic. Check with organizers for the most current event information. 

We update our calendar on a rolling basis — check out Law Week’s events calendar for the most up-to-date listings. Have an event to announce or include in our calendar? Let us know. 

Social Events and Networking 

Feb. 23 | Noon-1 p.m. 

CWBA Mentorship Committee Law Students Virtual Drop-In Session. Free. Hosted by the Colorado Women’s Bar Association, virtual. 

Feb. 24 | Noon-12:45 p.m. 

CWBA New Members Power Lunch. Hosted by the Colorado Women’s Bar Association, virtual. 

Feb. 24 | 5-8 p.m. 

Young Professionals Night at Number 38. $0-5. Hosted by the Colorado Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division at Number 38, 3560 Chestnut Place, Denver. 

Feb. 24 | 6-7:30 p.m. 

Civil Rights Section Pub Trivia. $0-10. Hosted by the Colorado Bar Association, virtual. 

Volunteer

Feb. 2 | 6-8 p.m.

Legal Clinic at the Denver Indian Center. Free. Hosted by Metro Volunteer Lawyers at the Denver Indian Center, 4407 Morrison Road, Denver. 

Feb. 8 | 8:30-9:30 a.m. 

Breaking Assumptions About Volunteering with the DBA. Free. Hosted by the Denver Bar Association, virtual. 

Feb. 17 | Noon-1 p.m. 

Pro Bono for Denver Lawyers: Ethics and Opportunities. Free. 1 general CLE pending. Hosted by the Colorado Bar Association, virtual. 

Lectures 

Feb. 7 | 5-6 p.m.

2022 Legislative Town Hall. Hosted by the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, virtual. 

Feb. 10 | 3:30-5 p.m. 

Case Assistance Roundtable. Hosted by the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, virtual.

Feb. 14 | Noon-1 p.m. 

Choose, Don’t Lose: Using Arbitration as a Litigation and Settlement Tool. $0-5. Hosted by the Colorado Bar Association, virtual. 

Feb. 15 | 11 a.m.-noon. 

Marketing Tips for Lawyers. Free. Hosted by Lawrina, virtual. 

Feb. 16 | Noon-1:30 p.m. 

Critical Race Theory with Associate Dean Alexi Freeman. $0-50. Hosted by the Center for Legal Inclusiveness, virtual. 

Feb. 17 | 5-7 p.m. 

Master Life Coach Session with Michael “Buck” Buckley. $0-5. Hosted by the Denver Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division, virtual. 

Feb. 21 | 5:30-7:15 p.m. 

Entrepreneurs Unplugged: Douglas Campbell, Solid Power. Free. Hosted by Silicon Flatirons virtually and in-person at Wolf Law Building, 2450 Kittredge Loop Drive, Boulder. 

Feb. 22 | 4-5 p.m. 

DOWC Update – ALJ and Manager of Legislative and Policy Affairs David Galiavn. Hosted by the Colorado Defense Lawyer Association, virtual. 

Feb. 23 | 1-2 p.m. 

Start Your Expert Search Using Plaintiff Only Database. Free. Hosted by the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, virtual.

CLEs

Jan. 25-27 and Feb. 1-3 | 8:30 a.m.-3:45 p.m. 

40 Hour Mediation Training. 45 general CLEs and 1 ethics CLE. $549-1,529. Hosted by CBA CLE, virtual.

 Feb. 1-2 | 11 a.m.-noon. 

Sophisticated Choice of Entity, Part 1 & 2. 2 general CLEs. $69-109. Hosted by CBA CLE, virtual. 

Feb. 1, 8, 15 & 22 | 5-7:15 p.m. 

Colorado Real Estate Practice 2022. 18 general CLEs and 1.5 ethics CLEs. $466-1,309. Hosted by CBA CLE, virtual. 

Feb. 3 | Noon- 1 p.m. 

Litigation Privilege – Stories of an Attorney Defendant. CLE credit available. $0-5. Hosted by CBA’s Real Estate Section, virtual. 

Feb. 4 | 11 a.m.-noon. 

How Ethics Rules Apply to Lawyers Outside of Law Practice. 1 general CLE and 1 ethics CLE. $59-89. Hosted by CBA CLE, virtual. 

Feb. 4 | Noon- 3 p.m. 

New Misdemeanor Reform Bill SB21-271. 2 general CLEs. $0-75. Hosted by the Colorado Criminal Defense Bar, virtual. 

Feb. 8-9 | 11 a.m.-noon. 

2022 Ethics Update, Part 1 & 2. 2 general CLEs and 2 ethics CLEs. $79-109. Hosted by CBA CLE, virtual. 

Feb. 8 | 11:30 a.m.-noon. 

Colorado Access to Justice Commission (ATJC) Listen & Learn Tour Findings. 1 general CLE. $0-5. Hosted by the Colorado Bar Association, virtual. 

Feb. 9 | Noon-1 p.m. 

Excel Power Tips for Legal Users. 1 general CLE. $24.50-69. Hosted by CBA CLE, virtual. 

Feb. 9 | Noon-1 p.m. 

Navigating Attorney and Client Stress CLE. 1 general and 1 ethics CLE. $0-10. Hosted by the Colorado Bar Association, virtual. 

Feb. 9 | Noon-1 p.m. 

Gift & Estate Tax Update. 1 general CLE. $10. Hosted by the Colorado Bar Association, virtual. 

Feb. 9 | 4-6 p.m. 

Interrupting Bias Feedback: Due Diligence and Reference Checks. CLE credit available. $35-49. Hosted by the Colorado Women’s Bar Association, virtual. 

Feb. 10 | 7:30-8:20 a.m. 

Denver County Court 101: A Primer on All Facets of Practicing in “the People’s Court.1 general CLE pending. $5. Hosted by the Colorado Bar Association, virtual. 

Feb. 10 | 11 a.m.-noon. 

Responding to Demand Letters: Tone and Substance. 1 general CLE. Hosted by CBA CLE, virtual. 

Feb. 10 | 3-5 p.m. 

The Ins and Outs of the Legal Fee Arbitration Committee: Arbitration and Ethics. 1 general CLE and 1 ethics CLE. Free. Hosted by the Colorado Bar Association, virtual. 

Feb. 11 | 9 a.m.-noon. 

Looking Back – Moving Forward: 50 Years of Title IX CLE Workshop. 2 general and 1 ethics CLE pending. $25. Hosted by the Colorado Women’s Bar Association, virtual. 

Feb. 11 | 9 a.m.-4:20 p.m. 

Trial Practice in the Water Courts: Trying Your Water Law Case. 7 general CLEs. $194.50-519. Hosted by CBA CLE, virtual and in-person at 1290 Broadway, Ste. 1700, Denver. 

Feb. 14 | 11 a.m.-noon. 

Professionalism for the Ethical Lawyer. 1 general and 1 ethics CLE. $59-89. Hosted by CBA CLE, virtual. 

Feb. 15-16 | 11 a.m.-noon. 

Real Estate Finance: Trends and Best Practices, Part 1 & 2. 2 general CLEs. $69-109. Hosted by CBA CLE, virtual. 

Feb. 16 | Noon- 1 p.m. 

The Federal Corporate Transparency Act: Answers are Coming. 1 general CLE. $24.50-69. Hosted by the CBA CLE, virtual. 

Feb. 17 | 11 a.m.-noon. 

Family Feuds in Trusts: How to Anticipate & Avoid. 1 general CLE. $49-89. Hosted by CBA CLE, virtual. 

Feb. 17 | Noon-1 p.m. 

Pro Bono for Denver Lawyers: Ethics and Opportunities. Free. 1 general CLE pending. Hosted by the Colorado Bar Association, virtual. 

Feb. 17 | Noon-1 p.m. 

Liability: Biomechanical and Human Factor Analysis. 1 general CLE pending. Hosted by the Colorado Defense Lawyers Association, virtual. 

Feb. 18 | 11 a.m.-noon. 

Ethics and Digital Communications. 1 general and 1 ethics CLE. Hosted by CBA CLE, virtual. 

Feb. 23 | Noon-1 p.m. 

Organize with Microsoft 365 Apps: Bookings and Planner. 1 general CLE. Hosted by CBA CLE, virtual 

Feb. 24-25 | All day. 

BLOCKBUSTER22 Seminar. CLE credit available. Hosted by the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association at DoubleTree by Hilton Denver, 3202 Quebec St. Denver. 

Feb. 24 | 9 a.m.-3:20 p.m. 

Practicing with Professionalism. 6 general CLEs. Hosted by CBA CLE, virtual. 

Feb. 24. | 3:30-5 p.m. 

Writing Workshop #3: Young Defense Lawyers Advanced Writing Tips You Need to Succeed. 2 general CLEs. Hosted by the Colorado Defense Lawyers Association, location TBD as of Feb. 1. 

Feb. 24 | 5:30-6:30 p.m. 

Colorado Law Talk: Abortion Rights in the U.S. Supreme Court, A Tale of Three Wedges. 1 general CLE pending. Hosted by the University of Colorado Law School, virtually and in-person at Wolf Law Building, 2450 Kittredge Loop Drive, Boulder. 

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