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Thomas Eilif Miller Werge

Litigation Attorney at Denver, CO

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also known as Tom Werge

  • State Years
    Dist. of Columbia - DC 13 years
    Colorado - CO 13 years
  • Licensed for 13 years
    State DC
    Acquired 2011
    Status
    Good Standing No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 13 years
    State CO
    Acquired 2010
    Status
    Active No misconduct found

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Tom Werge is an attorney, businessman, and musician. He built his practice to provide efficient, high quality legal services to small and medium-sized businesses, and individuals. He previously practiced at Wheeler Trigg O'Donnell, where he represented clients in complex commercial litigation. He is a graduate of Georgetown University Law Center and a former law clerk to The Honorable J.E. Beshouri of the District of Columbia Superior Court. He has been named a Super Lawyers Rising Star for each of the last three years.

Tom’s practice focuses on litigation, business law, and music law. He has represented clients in lawsuits involving business disputes, employment, civil rights, professional liability and malpractice, real estate, franchising, family law, personal injury defense, product liability, construction, bankruptcy, insurance, and other commercial matters. Tom has broad litigation experience, handling the full scope of the process, including pleadings, motions practice, discovery, experts, depositions, trial, and appeal. Tom also represents clients in arbitration, at mediation, and in administrative proceedings including defending professional grievances.

Prior to becoming a lawyer, Tom spent seven years working in business, information technology, and human resources, primarily at Level (3) Communications in Broomfield, Colorado. Tom holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Colorado State University.

Tom is also an active musician. Since 1996, he has performed with his band, 12 Cents for Marvin. Over the last 20 years, the band has released five full-length albums, completed multiple tours, created a music video, and continues to perform throughout Colorado. The confluence of Tom’s musical and legal careers was featured in an article by Law Week Colorado.

Tom lives in central Denver, with his wife, Halie Crocker Werge, and their three children.

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Werge Law LLC
110 16th Street
Suite 1400
Denver, CO, 80202

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AVVO RATING 9.6 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • Werge Law LLC
  • 2015 - Present
  • Litigation Associate
  • Wheeler Trigg O'Donnell, LLP
  • 2012 - 2015
  • Law Clerk to the Hon. J.E. Beshouri
  • District of Columbia Superior Court
  • 2010 - 2012
  • Summer Associate
  • Cooley Godward & Kronish, LLP
  • 2009 - 2009
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Education

  • Georgetown University Law Center
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2010
  • Colorado State University
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 2000

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Warne v. Hall
  • Colorado Supreme Court adopted plausibility pleading standard advocated by brief filed on behalf of amicus curiae.
  • Century Motor Corp. v. FCA US LLC
  • Missouri Court of Appeals reversed trial court's decision in favor of plaintiff on separate claim after jury entered complete defense verdict at trial.

Associations

  • Colorado Bar Foundation
  • Chair-Elect, SSF Section
  • N/A

Honors and Awards

  • Rising Star - Business Litigation
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2017
  • Rising Star - Business Litigation
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2016
  • Rising Star - Business Litigation
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2015

Publications

  • Georgetown International Environmental Law Review
  • Environmental Standards Under the Peru FTA
  • 2010

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Denver Litigation Lawyer Thomas Eilif Miller Werge
Thomas Eilif Miller Werge
Litigation Attorney
Denver, CO
Licensed for 13 years