*** Which prize will you win at this year’s Barristers Ball raffle?
Purchase Barristers Ball raffle tickets today for a chance to win items such as $2,000 in artwork, a trip to Vail, Nuggets tickets or professional cooking lessons. Cost is $10 per ticket and winners need not be present at the ball. All proceeds go to benefit Metro Volunteers Lawyers. Contact Denise Richardson at (303) 824-5327 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to purchase raffle tickets or for more information. To purchase tickets to the ball, click here.
*** CLE: Juvenile Law Update this Friday
There is still time to sign up for this summarized update of the most important new legislation and case law in the area of juvenile law, along with the latest trends and initiatives.
*** Pro Bono Spotlight
Metro Volunteer Lawyers needs an attorney to assist a disabled client with a roofing problem. The client received a grant in 2008 from Adams County to have the roof on his mobile home repaired and it started leaking a month after it was fixed. The contractor has come to repair the problem several times, but it continues to leak. The contractor has been fired and the client still has problems with his roof. If you are able to assist this client, contact Patricia Trujillo at (303) 866-9307 or email@example.com.
*** A few St. Patrick’s Day Events in Denver
With St. Patrick’s Day this year on a Wednesday, March 17, you can enjoy two weekends of fun. The Docket assembled a fun list of happenings to get your celebration started! Check out an Irish cooking class, running race, mountain events or Denver’s annual parade.
*** Save the Date: DBA Annual Awards Party, June 8
Honor the 2010 DBA Award recipients: Award of Merit — Mark Fogg, Volunteer of the Year — Jason Crow, Young Lawyer of the Year — Kara Veitch, and Judicial Excellence — Larry Naves at the DBA Annual Awards Party on Tuesday, June 8 at The Curtis Hotel. Free food and drink. Also, it is a great opportunity to catch up with your peers while rocking out to the music of Not Mona Lisa. To RSVP, call (303) 860-1115 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
*** Optimize your DBA Membership: 15 percent discount at the Newman Center for Performing Arts
The Newman Center for Performing Arts at the University of Denver continues its tradition of bringing eclectic, unique and world class performers to the beautiful stage of the June Swaner Gates Concert Hall. Use your DBA member status to purchase tickets to the events listed below.
March 16: Ladysmith Black Mambazo (the rhythms and harmonies of South Africa)
March 25: Marcus Tardelli, Brazilian guitar
April 10: The Secret Life of Bees (performed by a single actress with interactive discussion with the audience)
April 20: Martha Graham Dance (includes archival film clips, still photos and narration interwoven with dancing)
May 8: American Bluegrass Masters (featuring Grammy winner JD Crowe and Grand Ole Opry legend Bobby Osborne.
*** Book: Practitioner's Guide to Colorado Domestic Relations Law — New Edition!
This new edition provides substantial updates to 32 of the original chapters, four completely new chapters, and more! It’s a reference source for Colorado lawyers at all levels of experience.