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Douglas A Thomas

Douglas A Thomas

Practice areas:

Lawsuits & Disputes, Workers Compensation, Insurance, Employment & Labor

About Me

Mr. Thomas civil litigation experience covers broad areas.  Over the past 20 years he has represented companies before federal and state courts and administrative agencies. He has litigated over a 100 cases involving matters such as workers' compensation, automobile, bad faith and employment torts. He has argued more than 50 cases before the Court of Appeals and has over 20 published cases. His experience spans from the smallest landlord tenant issues in County Court to large Employment tort cases in Federal Court.

Having founded Thomas Pollart & Miller LLC in 2003, Mr. Thomas continues his career-long focus on civil litigation. He manages 27 associate attorneys focusing on civil liability, employment and workers' compensation defense. The firm also practices family law though a trade name Divorce Matters. Law Week Colorado ranks our firm among the top fifty Colorado firms.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

  1. Lawsuits & Disputes: 35%
  2. Workers Compensation: 25%
    22 years
  3. Employment & Labor: 20%
    20 years
  4. Insurance: 20%
    22 years

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

17 total 

  • Emma Kelee Telling Jamerson

    Doug is a passionate attorney who advocates strongly and effectively for his clients.

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    Emma Jamerson Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Derek E Long

    Doug is a serious attorney who's care for his client's cases and best interests is evident in his work.

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    Derek Long Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

5600 South Quebec Street
Suite 220-A
Greenwood Village, CO, 80111

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
COActive199308/07/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
MemberTrademark Who's who2013
BV ratedMartindale Hubbel1999

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing ShareholderThomas Pollart & Miller, LLC2003 - Present
Shareholder and attorneyRuegsegger Thomas, LLC1999 - 2003
AttorneyDufford & Brown, PC1995 - 1999
AttorneyColorado Compensation Insurance Authority1993 - 1995

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Arapahoe County Bar AssociationMember2003 - Present
Colorado Defense Lawyers AssociationMember1995 - Present
Colorado Bar Association, Appellate Practice SubcommitteeMember1995 - Present
Colorado Bar Association, Litigation Sectionmember1995 - Present
Colorado Bar Associationmember1993 - Present
Denver Bar AssociationMember1993 - 2003

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Moguls of Aspen v. Fagre & Benson.N/A
Gonzalez v CCMSI etalJury verdict for defense
Jiminez v. Industrial Claim Appeals Office, 67 P.3d 965, (Colo. App. 2003).Favorable to client

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Law Week ColoradoManaging Partners Roundtable2014
Law Week ColoradoManaging Partners Roundtable2013

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Denver Sturm College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
New Mexico Highlands UniversityHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1989

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Annual ConferenceMarijuana in the Workplace2015
Workers' Compensation Fall ConferenceManaging Medical Evidence in Workers' Compensation2007
Spring Workers' Compensation UpdateImpact of Appellate Decisions on Workers' Compensation2005
Fall Workers' CompensationWorkers' Compensation update2005
Annual ConferenceWorkers Compensation Case law update2004
Fall ConferenceWorkers' Compensation2003
Workers' Compensation update 2002Workers' Compensation2002
Workers' CompensationWorkers' Compensation 1012001
Annual ConventionWorkers' Compensation IME Process1998
Workers' CompensationAppellate Court update1997
Workers' Compensation SectionAIDS in the Workplace1996
State of Workers' Compensation in ColoradoKey Note Speaker1996