The El Paso County Bar Association

Proudly Serving the Pikes Peak Region Since 1902









Upcoming Events

    • 22 Jan 2019
    • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    • Jack Quinn's, 21 S Tejon St, Colorado Springs, CO 80903
    Register


    Arbitration in Family Law Cases

    An overview about why arbitration is a favored method of dispute resolution in family law cases, as well as a primer about the statutory requirements for the arbitration model.

    Presenter: Dave Johnson

    Will apply for 1 general CLE

    Please register for this event so that we may give an accurate headcount to the restaurant. Members are free and non-members pay a $10 surcharge. All attendees will be able to order lunch off the menu and pay on separate checks.

    The lunch is held on the 2nd floor of Jack Quinn’s. We apologize for the inconvenience, but there is no elevator access, only stairs. Please let us know if you need accommodation.

    • 26 Jan 2019
    • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Marian House, 14 W. Bijou Street
    Register
    Legal Clinic
    Volunteer attorneys from the El Paso County Bar Association will answer the public's legal questions in person at this monthly event.  The event is free and the advice is confidential and anonymous. It is first-come, first serve.


    Registration is for legal volunteers only.

    • 29 Jan 2019
    • 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    • Goat Patch: 2727 NORTH CASCADE AVENUE #123, COLORADO SPRINGS, CO 80907
    Register

    Please join the EPCBA and President, Greg O'Boyle for a beer! 

    $1 from every pint sold will go to the Justice Center!!!

    Come mingle with other attorneys in the area!

    Hope to see you there!



    • 1 Feb 2019
    • 3:00 PM
    Register

    2019 Mock Trial

    The high school kids of Colorado Springs need YOU! 

    Attorney Volunteers needed for the 2019 Southern Colorado High School Mock Trial Competition being held at the El Paso County Courthouse.  Dates and times:

    Friday February 1 at 3:00 p.m.

    Saturday February 2 at 9:00 a.m. or 1:30 p.m.

    Tuesday February 5 at 4:00 p.m. 


    An orientation for all volunteers will be held 45 minutes prior to the start of the round times shown above.  General information about the program can be found at www.coloradohighschoolmocktrial.com

    This year’s case is an exciting criminal case involving an assault with a deadly weapon, burglary and theft, when two rival university history professors are locked in a feud to discredit each other over the long-lost Journal of U.S. Army Lieutenant Zebulon Montgomery Pike.      

    Come on out and volunteer 2 – 3 hours of your time and see some spectacular students in action! 

    Please RSVP if you would like to volunteer at the mock trial.


    • 2 Feb 2019
    • 9:00 AM
    Register

    2019 Mock Trial

    The high school kids of Colorado Springs need YOU! 

    Attorney Volunteers needed for the 2019 Southern Colorado High School Mock Trial Competition being held at the El Paso County Courthouse.  Dates and times:

    Friday February 1 at 3:00 p.m.

    Saturday February 2 at 9:00 a.m. or 1:30 p.m.

    Tuesday February 5 at 4:00 p.m. 


    An orientation for all volunteers will be held 45 minutes prior to the start of the round times shown above.  General information about the program can be found at www.coloradohighschoolmocktrial.com

    This year’s case is an exciting criminal case involving an assault with a deadly weapon, burglary and theft, when two rival university history professors are locked in a feud to discredit each other over the long-lost Journal of U.S. Army Lieutenant Zebulon Montgomery Pike.      

    Come on out and volunteer 2 – 3 hours of your time and see some spectacular students in action! 

    Please RSVP if you would like to volunteer at the mock trial.


    • 2 Feb 2019
    • 1:30 PM
    Register

    2019 Mock Trial

    The high school kids of Colorado Springs need YOU! 

    Attorney Volunteers needed for the 2019 Southern Colorado High School Mock Trial Competition being held at the El Paso County Courthouse.  Dates and times:

    Friday February 1 at 3:00 p.m.

    Saturday February 2 at 9:00 a.m. or 1:30 p.m.

    Tuesday February 5 at 4:00 p.m. 


    An orientation for all volunteers will be held 45 minutes prior to the start of the round times shown above.  General information about the program can be found at www.coloradohighschoolmocktrial.com

    This year’s case is an exciting criminal case involving an assault with a deadly weapon, burglary and theft, when two rival university history professors are locked in a feud to discredit each other over the long-lost Journal of U.S. Army Lieutenant Zebulon Montgomery Pike.      

    Come on out and volunteer 2 – 3 hours of your time and see some spectacular students in action! 

    Please RSVP if you would like to volunteer at the mock trial.


    • 5 Feb 2019
    • 4:00 PM
    Register

    2019 Mock Trial

    The high school kids of Colorado Springs need YOU! 

    Attorney Volunteers needed for the 2019 Southern Colorado High School Mock Trial Competition being held at the El Paso County Courthouse.  Dates and times:

    Friday February 1 at 3:00 p.m.

    Saturday February 2 at 9:00 a.m. or 1:30 p.m.

    Tuesday February 5 at 4:00 p.m. 


    An orientation for all volunteers will be held 45 minutes prior to the start of the round times shown above.  General information about the program can be found at www.coloradohighschoolmocktrial.com

    This year’s case is an exciting criminal case involving an assault with a deadly weapon, burglary and theft, when two rival university history professors are locked in a feud to discredit each other over the long-lost Journal of U.S. Army Lieutenant Zebulon Montgomery Pike.      

    Come on out and volunteer 2 – 3 hours of your time and see some spectacular students in action! 

    Please RSVP if you would like to volunteer at the mock trial.


    • 7 Feb 2019
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Jack Quinn's
    Register

    Speaker: TBD

    The lunch is held on the 2nd floor of Jack Quinn’s. We apologize for the inconvenience, but there is no elevator access, only stairs. Please let us know if you need accommodation.
    • 9 Feb 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Citadel Mall
    Register

    Location: Citadel Mall in the Imagination Celebration Suite on the east side on the mall on the second level.

    Obtain free, confidential and anonymous legal advice from volunteer attorneys from the El Paso County Bar Association. Volunteer attorneys will answer the public's legal questions, in person, at this monthly event. 

    Registration is for legal volunteers only.

    • 12 Feb 2019
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Antlers Hotel, 4 S Cascade Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80903
    Register

    A Conversation with Magistrate Judge Tafoya: Federal Court in Colorado Springs

    Magistrate Judge Tafoya will discuss her new full-time position here in Colorado Springs, how cases from southern Colorado get to her court, “consent” for magistrate determination of cases, her background, issues regarding the current federal courtroom in Colorado Springs. 

    The dialogue will be entirely based on the questions you submit to her honor in advance. Please submit your questions by February 6th to: executivedirector@elpasocountybar.org with subject line “Federal Judge Questions”.

    Biography: Honorable Kathleen Tafoya began working at the Clerk's Office of the U.S. District Court in 1978 as a deputy Clerk. She graduated summa cum laude from University of Colorado in 1984 with a degree in political science and graduated from C.U. law school in 1987. She practiced for a major law firm in Denver in the commercial litigation section until she was hired by the United States Attorney's Office in the District of Colorado in 1990. In her career as a federal prosecutor Magistrate Judge Tafoya has prosecuted hundreds of defendants in the federal court system and specialized in highly complex gang and drug investigations spanning multiple jurisdictions and often involving sophisticated investigative techniques such as wiretapping. She also served as the office's Health Care Fraud Coordinator and worked with her civil counterparts in investigating and prosecuting billing related matters involving Medicaid, Medicare, and other medical care providers. Magistrate Judge Tafoya has been the recipient of numerous awards and commendations including the F.B.I. Director's Award, two Health and Human Services Integrity Awards as well as variously titled commendations from most of the federal law enforcement agencies and several local police departments. Magistrate Judge Tafoya was sworn in as a federal Magistrate Judge on January 4, 2008. 

    One General CLE (expected)

    • 13 Feb 2019
    • 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    • Clarion Hotel
    Register

    Meetings are held at the Clarion Hotel, located at I-25 and Bijou Street, Colorado Springs. Buffet breakfast begins at 7:30 am.  Announcements and the presentation start promptly at 8 am.  Meetings adjourn at 9:00 am.

    Check back for speaker and CLE information. 


    If you have prepaid for the Probate Section Breakfasts, please register with the registration code you were given.


    • 21 Feb 2019
    • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Register

    Volunteer attorneys answer telephone calls from the public. All calls are anonymous and confidential. The Call-a-Lawyer clinic runs from 7:00 p.m. to 9 p.m. and through the phone number of (719) 471-0380.

    Registration is for legal volunteers only.

    • 23 Feb 2019
    • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Marian House, 14 W. Bijou Street
    Register
    Legal Clinic
    Volunteer attorneys from the El Paso County Bar Association will answer the public's legal questions in person at this monthly event.  The event is free and the advice is confidential and anonymous. It is first-come, first serve.


    Registration is for legal volunteers only.

    • 9 Mar 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Citadel Mall
    Register

    Location: Citadel Mall in the Imagination Celebration Suite on the east side on the mall on the second level.

    Obtain free, confidential and anonymous legal advice from volunteer attorneys from the El Paso County Bar Association. Volunteer attorneys will answer the public's legal questions, in person, at this monthly event. 

    Registration is for legal volunteers only.

    • 12 Mar 2019
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Antlers Hotel, 4 S Cascade Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80903
    Register


    One General CLE (expected)

    Schedule

    11:00 - 11:30:  Event Registration and networking 

    11:30 - 11:35:   EPCBA President's Welcome and Bar Announcements 

    11:35 – 1:00:  CLE

    Speakers

    TBA

    • 13 Mar 2019
    • 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    • Clarion Hotel
    Register

    Meetings are held at the Clarion Hotel, located at I-25 and Bijou Street, Colorado Springs. Buffet breakfast begins at 7:30 am.  Announcements and the presentation start promptly at 8 am.  Meetings adjourn at 9:00 am.

    Check back for speaker and CLE information. 


    If you have prepaid for the Probate Section Breakfasts, please register with the registration code you were given.


    • 21 Mar 2019
    • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Register

    Volunteer attorneys answer telephone calls from the public. All calls are anonymous and confidential. The Call-a-Lawyer clinic runs from 7:00 p.m. to 9 p.m. and through the phone number of (719) 471-0380.

    Registration is for legal volunteers only.

    • 23 Mar 2019
    • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Marian House, 14 W. Bijou Street
    Register
    Legal Clinic
    Volunteer attorneys from the El Paso County Bar Association will answer the public's legal questions in person at this monthly event.  The event is free and the advice is confidential and anonymous. It is first-come, first serve.


    Registration is for legal volunteers only.

    • 10 Apr 2019
    • 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    • Clarion Hotel
    Register

    Meetings are held at the Clarion Hotel, located at I-25 and Bijou Street, Colorado Springs. Buffet breakfast begins at 7:30 am.  Announcements and the presentation start promptly at 8 am.  Meetings adjourn at 9:00 am.

    Check back for speaker and CLE information. 


    If you have prepaid for the Probate Section Breakfasts, please register with the registration code you were given.


    • 13 Apr 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Citadel Mall
    Register

    Location: Citadel Mall in the Imagination Celebration Suite on the east side on the mall on the second level.

    Obtain free, confidential and anonymous legal advice from volunteer attorneys from the El Paso County Bar Association. Volunteer attorneys will answer the public's legal questions, in person, at this monthly event. 

    Registration is for legal volunteers only.

    • 18 Apr 2019
    • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Register

    Volunteer attorneys answer telephone calls from the public. All calls are anonymous and confidential. The Call-a-Lawyer clinic runs from 7:00 p.m. to 9 p.m. and through the phone number of (719) 471-0380.

    Registration is for legal volunteers only.

    • 27 Apr 2019
    • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Marian House, 14 W. Bijou Street
    Register
    Legal Clinic
    Volunteer attorneys from the El Paso County Bar Association will answer the public's legal questions in person at this monthly event.  The event is free and the advice is confidential and anonymous. It is first-come, first serve.


    Registration is for legal volunteers only.

    • 7 May 2019
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Antlers Hotel, 4 S Cascade Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80903


    Panel discussion on Free Speech, Free Press, Free Society

    One General CLE (pending)

    • 8 May 2019
    • 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    • Clarion Hotel
    Register

    Meetings are held at the Clarion Hotel, located at I-25 and Bijou Street, Colorado Springs. Buffet breakfast begins at 7:30 am.  Announcements and the presentation start promptly at 8 am.  Meetings adjourn at 9:00 am.

    Check back for speaker and CLE information. 


    If you have prepaid for the Probate Section Breakfasts, please register with the registration code you were given.


    • 11 May 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Citadel Mall
    Register

    Location: Citadel Mall in the Imagination Celebration Suite on the east side on the mall on the second level.

    Obtain free, confidential and anonymous legal advice from volunteer attorneys from the El Paso County Bar Association. Volunteer attorneys will answer the public's legal questions, in person, at this monthly event. 

    Registration is for legal volunteers only.

    • 14 May 2019
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • TBD



    • 16 May 2019
    • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Register

    Volunteer attorneys answer telephone calls from the public. All calls are anonymous and confidential. The Call-a-Lawyer clinic runs from 7:00 p.m. to 9 p.m. and through the phone number of (719) 471-0380.

    Registration is for legal volunteers only.

    • 25 May 2019
    • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Marian House, 14 W. Bijou Street
    Register
    Legal Clinic
    Volunteer attorneys from the El Paso County Bar Association will answer the public's legal questions in person at this monthly event.  The event is free and the advice is confidential and anonymous. It is first-come, first serve.


    Registration is for legal volunteers only.

    • 8 Jun 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Citadel Mall
    Register

    Location: Citadel Mall in the Imagination Celebration Suite on the east side on the mall on the second level.

    Obtain free, confidential and anonymous legal advice from volunteer attorneys from the El Paso County Bar Association. Volunteer attorneys will answer the public's legal questions, in person, at this monthly event. 

    Registration is for legal volunteers only.

    • 20 Jun 2019
    • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Register

    Volunteer attorneys answer telephone calls from the public. All calls are anonymous and confidential. The Call-a-Lawyer clinic runs from 7:00 p.m. to 9 p.m. and through the phone number of (719) 471-0380.

    Registration is for legal volunteers only.

    • 22 Jun 2019
    • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Marian House, 14 W. Bijou Street
    Register
    Legal Clinic
    Volunteer attorneys from the El Paso County Bar Association will answer the public's legal questions in person at this monthly event.  The event is free and the advice is confidential and anonymous. It is first-come, first serve.


    Registration is for legal volunteers only.

    • 13 Jul 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Citadel Mall
    Register

    Location: Citadel Mall in the Imagination Celebration Suite on the east side on the mall on the second level.

    Obtain free, confidential and anonymous legal advice from volunteer attorneys from the El Paso County Bar Association. Volunteer attorneys will answer the public's legal questions, in person, at this monthly event. 

    Registration is for legal volunteers only.

    • 18 Jul 2019
    • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Register

    Volunteer attorneys answer telephone calls from the public. All calls are anonymous and confidential. The Call-a-Lawyer clinic runs from 7:00 p.m. to 9 p.m. and through the phone number of (719) 471-0380.

    Registration is for legal volunteers only.

    • 27 Jul 2019
    • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Marian House, 14 W. Bijou Street
    Register
    Legal Clinic
    Volunteer attorneys from the El Paso County Bar Association will answer the public's legal questions in person at this monthly event.  The event is free and the advice is confidential and anonymous. It is first-come, first serve.


    Registration is for legal volunteers only.

    • 10 Aug 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Citadel Mall
    Register