Lane Earnest, Founder of Caplan & Earnest Passes

It is with great sadness that we announce that one of our founders, G. Lane Earnest, passed away Saturday March 9th in the company of his family. Earnie is survived by Barbara, his wife of fifty-nine years, his children Hillary and Keith, and five grandchildren. Mr. Earnest and Gerald Caplan founded Caplan and Earnest in 1969 with the firm belief [...]

By |2019-03-12T15:45:53-06:00March 11, 2019|

Melissa L. Barber, Former Legal Counsel for the Boulder Valley School District, Joins Caplan & Earnest

BOULDER, CO (February 19, 2019) – Boulder based Caplan & Earnest announced today that Melissa L. Barber has joined the firm’s education law practice. In her over twelve years as legal counsel for the Boulder Valley School District, Barber was responsible for administering and overseeing the overall legal functions for the eighth largest school district in Colorado, with 30,000 students, [...]

By |2019-02-22T13:37:30-06:00February 19, 2019|

Foundation Physical Therapy Purchased by Therahand Wellness Center

It was announced today that Foundation Physical Therapy, a Denver-based practice specializing in movement disorders and geriatric, orthopedic, and neurological rehabilitation, has sold to Therahand Wellness Center, a Colorado-based company with four physical therapy clinics along the Front Range. Attorneys Bob Rowland and Gregory James Smith of the law firm of Caplan & Earnest, located in Boulder, Colo., represented business-owner Cara [...]

By |2018-12-03T14:46:14-06:00November 1, 2018|

Caplan & Earnest to Host Free Webinar Outlining Legal Expectations for the Prescribing and Dispensing of Opioids

Boulder, Colo. (September 19, 2018) – Any provider who prescribes or dispenses opioids – doctors, advanced practice nurses, physician assistants, dentists, pharmacists, and others – faces the challenge of staying on top of the changing legal landscape as the government reacts to the opioid epidemic. Caplan & Earnest, one of the largest health law practices in the state with unrivaled [...]

By |2018-09-19T07:50:45-06:00September 19, 2018|

Ten Caplan & Earnest Attorneys Named to Esteemed List of Best Lawyers

BOULDER, CO. (September 11, 2018) – Boulder, Colo.-based Caplan & Earnest LLC announced today that ten of its attorneys were named to the 2019 edition of Best Lawyers, a peer-reviewed list published in almost 75 countries around the world. The honorees are: Jim Branum, education law Sheryl Bridges, medical malpractice law Richard Bump, education and real estate law Barbara Glogiewicz, [...]

By |2018-09-12T13:39:23-06:00September 11, 2018|

Gwyneth Whalen Appointed to The Board of the Colorado Judicial Institute

BOULDER, CO. (September 4, 2018) – Gwyneth Whalen, former judge and current leader of Caplan & Earnest’s litigation section, was recently appointed to the board of the Colorado Judicial Institute. At Caplan & Earnest, Whalen focuses on civil litigation, including commercial disputes, employment litigation, contested probate, and real property disputes. Her expertise in civil litigation, including her unique perspective as [...]

By |2018-09-04T10:37:43-06:00September 4, 2018|

Caplan & Earnest’s Elizabeth Francis to Speak at the Boulder Area Human Resources Association’s Annual Conference

Elizabeth Francis, an associate in Caplan & Earnest’s litigation practice, will be a presenting speaker at the annual conference of the Boulder Area Human Resources Association. The conference, titled “Innovative Minds,” will take place on September 14, 2018, and will focus on innovation in HR and the “Benefits and Legal/Nuts and Bolts for HR practice.” Elizabeth’s presentation will discuss best [...]

By |2018-08-23T08:56:33-06:00August 23, 2018|

Two Caplan & Earnest Attorneys Appointed to Positions on the Colorado Bar Association Health Law Section’s Executive Council

Two of Caplan & Earnest attorneys were recently selected to serve in leadership positions on the Colorado Bar Association Health Law Section’s Executive Council. Meghan Pound, the firm’s health law practice group lead, was appointed the Council’s secretary, and Matt Ullrich, an associate in the health law practice group, will serve as the Council’s vice chair. Both Pound and Ullrich [...]

By |2018-08-16T11:22:05-06:00August 16, 2018|

Denver-Based Physical Therapy Clinics Complete Sales to New Jersey-Based ActivCore

Denver (August 8, 2018) – It was announced today that Cherry Creek Wellness Center, a group of physical therapy clinics with five locations in Metro Denver and along the Front Range, has sold two of its clinics to ActivCore. The sale follows last year’s purchase by ActivCore of Denver Specialty PT Services. Both Cherry Creek Wellness Center and Denver Specialty [...]

By |2018-08-08T12:22:37-06:00August 8, 2018|

Elliott Hood Appointed to Colorado Bar Association’s CLE Board of Directors

BOULDER, CO. (July 26, 2018) – Elliott Hood, an associate at the Boulder-based law firm of Caplan & Earnest, was recently appointed to the Colorado Bar Association’s CLE Board of Directors. In his role in both the litigation and education law practices at Caplan & Earnest, Hood represents school districts across Colorado in disputes involving special education, employment matters, and [...]

By |2018-07-25T11:19:41-06:00July 25, 2018|