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Lance M Sears
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Lance M Sears

Practice areas:

Car Accidents, Birth Injury, Ethics & Professional Responsibility, Personal Injury, Brain Injury, Lawsuits & Disputes, Spinal Cord Injury, Class Action

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1975

  1. Car Accidents: 25%
  2. Personal Injury: 15%
  3. Ethics & Professional Responsibility: 15%
  4. Birth Injury: 15%
  5. Other: 30%
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Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($250-350/hour), Contingent (25-45%)

Attorney Endorsements

10 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Lance. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Gregory G. Jones

    I endorse this lawyer. Lance is just plain incredible. He is a very skilled lawyer and a first rate human being. This guy can deal with the most complex issues and at the same time relate to just about any client. Lance has amazing skills when it comes to trial advocacy. I can't recommend him highly enough. Excellent Trial Lawyer.

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    Gregory Jones Business Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

2 N Cascade Ave., #1250
Colorado Springs, CO, 80903

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
COActive197508/30/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Foundation Board of GovernorsInternational Society of Barristers2015
international society of Barristers Bd of Governors 2006-2012International society of Barristers2012
National Advisory BoardAssoc of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America2009
fellowLitigation Counsel of America2007
super lawyer in colorado ( 2006 to present)Super Lawyers2006
chair of colorado judicial performance commission ( 1998-2006 )colorado judicial performance commission2006
president of faculty of federal advocates , district of coloradoFaculty of Federal Advocates2002
diplomate of trial advocacyAmerican Association for Justice2001
AV ratedMartindale-Hubbell1998
Bd of Governors American Trial Lawyers Assoc (1990 to 1996)American Trial Lawyers Association (ATLA)1990
president of colorado trial lawyersColorado Trial Lawyers Association1988

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerSears & Associates, PC1990 - Present

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of AmericaNational Advisory Board2009 - Present
American Association for JusticeNCA board of trustees2003 - 2013
International Society of Barristersfellow / board of governors2003 - Present
Faculty of Federal AdvocatesPresident2002 - 2002
American Trial Lawyers AssociationBoard of Governors1990 - 1996
Colorado Trial Lawyers AssociationPresident1988 - 1988
Colorado Bar AssociationEthics committee member1982 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Rumbough v mitchell$3, 500, 000

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Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Colorado School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1975

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Advanced deposition collegeadvanced depositions2010
AAJ midwinter conventionconsidering bias in the discovery phase2010
florida academy for justiceunderstanding reptilian responses in seeking justice2009