Chad M. Lieberman

liebermanclieberman@bbs-legal.com
Direct:       303.515.2484
Position:   
Member/Manager

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SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS

Mr. Lieberman served as lead trial attorney for a commercial litigation firm located in Chicago from 2005 through late 2010. During that time he handled lawsuits involving a plethora of legal issues, including contract disputes, personal injuries, insurance related issues, product liability matters, construction defects, and real estate.

In 2010 he relocated to Colorado where his practice is principally comprised of product liability matters, commercial/business issues, and personal injury claims.  As part of his vehicle-related product liability practice, Mr. Lieberman oversees vehicle and scene inspections throughout the country and deposes experts in the fields of accident reconstruction, vehicle dynamics, vehicle mechanics and biomechanics.  Mr. Lieberman’s product liability practice extends into tires, oil and gas wells, human transportation systems and beyond.  His genuine passion and interest for “how things work” helps fuel and propel his products practice into multiple arenas.

Mr. Lieberman’s commercial practice is comprised of local business issues, officer-director disputes, mortgage origination disputes, complex business disputes and complex contract disputes.  He is fortunate to serve as outside corporate counsel for local businesses and relishes the opportunity to work with start-ups.

Mr. Lieberman is licensed to practice law in Colorado and Illinois and has been admitted pro hac vice in courts across the country.

EDUCATION
University of Illinois, B.A. in Psychology
Chicago Kent College of Law, J.D., scholarship recipient

ADMISSIONS 
Supreme Court of Illinois – 2005
United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois – 2006
Supreme Court of Colorado – 2011
United States District Court, Colorado – 2011
United States Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit – 2013

RECENT PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS

The Collateral Source Rule: A State by State Compendium – 2012 DRI publication (contributor)

Undocumented Workers and Lost Future Earnings – November 2014, The Colorado Lawyer

Sharing Defense Experts, November 2014 – DRI: For the Defense

DRI Product Liability Case Law Update 2015 – 2016 DRI publication (contributor, 10th Circuit & Federal Circuit)

Why, How and When to Hire a Lawyer – 2016 presentation for the DTC Chamber of Commerce

Ethical Issues Regarding EDR Data and Drones – 2016 presentation for the Colorado Bar Association

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Product Liability Advisory Council, Sustaining Member
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Denver Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Colorado Defense Lawyers Association
  • DRI – Voice of the Defense Bar
  • Volunteer for the Greenwood Village Chamber of Commerce, event planning committee
  • Denver Jewish Chamber of Commerce
  • Greenwood Village Chamber of Commerce Executive Council