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  1. Personal Injury: 15%
    46 years
  2. Car Accident: 10%
    46 years
  3. Real Estate: 10%
    46 years
  4. Litigation: 10%
    46 years
  5. Other: 55%
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McDermott Law Firm, LLC

303 N. Seventh Street
Canon City, CO, 81212-3373

Po Box 1040
Canon City, CO, 81215

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
COInactive197308/22/2016
FLRetired196906/20/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Who's Who in American LawWho's Who in American Law -MarquisN/A
Colorado Super LawyerColorado Super LawyersN/A
'A' ratedMartindale-HubbellN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyFremont Sanitation District1975 - Present
AttorneyMcDermott Law Firm, LLC1973 - Present
City AttorneyCity of Canon City1989 - 1990
County AttorneyFremont County1987 - 1989
AttorneyCanon City Area Recreation and Park District1982 - 2006
CaptainUS Army JAG Corps1969 - 1973
Judicial ClerkFlorida Court of Appeals1968 - 1969
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Colorado Bar FoundationFellow1988 - Present
Colorado Trial Lawyers AssociationBoard of Directors1974 - Present
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMember1974 - Present
Colorado Bar AssociationVice President1973 - Present
Eleventh Judicial District Bar AssociationPresident1973 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1967 - Present
Eleventh Judicial District Nominating CommissionMember2004 - 2008
National Employment Lawyers AssociationMember1994 - 2002
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysMember1990 - 2004
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Kohl and Connelly v. Union Ins., 731 P.2d 134 (Colo. 1986)N/A
Price v. Baker, 693 F.2d 952 (10th Cir. 1982)N/A
Bush v. State Farm Ins., 101 P.3d 1145 (Colo. App. 2004)N/A
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Trial TalkEmloyment and Discrimination: Tips, Traps and Time Limits1995
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of LawLawJuris Doctor, with honors1968
University of FloridaPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1966
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Law Office ManagementLaw office managementN/A
Insurance Law (Colorado Trial Lawyers Association)Insurance lawN/A
Employment Law - updateEmployment law/discrimation in employmentN/A